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Ps. Jusuf Soetanto


The Head of Gereja Mawar Sharon denomination and The Senior Pastor of Mawar Sharon Church (Surabaya)

Ps. Jusuf Soetanto is The Head of Gereja Mawar Sharon denomination and The Senior Pastor of Mawar Sharon Church. His love for God made him (together with his beloved wife, Mrs Catharina Hartana) started a small Prayer Fellowship, named "Febe", in 1984. By 1990 the fellowship eventually grows to become Mawar Sharon church. Since then, he gave up his successful career and started to serve Jesus fulltime.

Since 1994, Mawar Sharon Church is driven by a vision to become an Apostolic Cell Church with a mission to plant 1.000 strong local churches with 1 million disciple. Under his leadership, the church has grown to 70 local churches all over Indonesia with 30.000 members.




PROFILE OF SPEAKERS AND GUEST STARS


Ps. Philip Mantofa

Ps. Andreas Nawawi

Ps. Ian Liao

Ps. Ewen Chow

Ps. Jonathan Chow



Vanness Wu

Choky Sitohang


Ps. Philip Mantofa


Associate Pastor of Mawar Sharon Church (Surabaya)

Ps. Philip Mantofa graduated in theology from Columbia Bible College, British Columbia, Canada. Since 1998, he has been serving in Mawar Sharon Church, a growing church of 30,000 in Indonesia. Ps. Philip is the assistant head of Gereja Mawar Sharon denomination, which has a network of 70 local churches. Since his younger age, he has brought more than 100,000 souls to Christ. Through his ministries, he has ignited the fire within the younger generation to become pastors and spiritual leaders all around Asia. He has a burning passion to see nations experience and encounter with Jesus Christ.

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Ps. Andreas Nawawi


Elder of Masa Depan Cerah Church (Jakarta)

As a faithful pastor and successful businessman, Ps. Andreas Nawawi believes strongly that work and ministry can't be separated. His desire is to serve God with all that he has, and at the same time to make his office desk become a platform to testify God's love and truth. His ministry in church and in marketplace has impacted the lives of many.

President Director of PT. Sentul City, and also former Director of PT. Lippo Karawaci Tbk, is proactively raising up leaders through strong discipleship. He is happily married to Christine Yonia and is blessed with 3 children: Veronica, Debora, and Abraham.

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Ps. Ewen Chow


Director of Asia for JESUS Ministry, Youth Pastor of Bread of Life Christian Church (Taipei)
Worship Leader of Joshua Band

Strong discipleship anointing: specialized in training and exciting the youth. The Youth Ministry under his discipleship has 3 worship services in our youth ministry with average attendees of 1,400. Successful music service: Joshua Band led by him has had more than 12 praise and worship and pop gospel albums since 1988. And the band has toured around the world and has had hundreds of Praise and Worship Love concerts and reached hundreds of thousands of attendees.

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Ps. Jonathan Chow


Lecturer of Bread of Life Training Institute & Youth Pastor of Bread of Life Christian Church (Taipei)

Full discipleship anointing: Joined Bread of Life Training Institute in 2004 and is in charge of planning, teaching, equipping the saints, and workplace ministry. He has taught and trained over one thousand Kingdom leaders who are currently located all over Asia. He is frequently invited to large-scale conferences, and has interpreted for international speakers including Reinhard Bonnke, Bill Johnson, Heidi Baker, Philip Mantofa. He has led ministry and missionary teams all over the world, serving many people and churches. In addition, he disciples many influential businesspeople, artists, and entertainers, and he connects various resources, working unceasingly to expand the impact of God's kingdom.


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Ps. Ian Liao


Youth Pastor of Taipei Truth Church (Taipei)

Master of Financial and Economic Law with further studies at Cambridge University Business School. Ps. Ian Liao is the founder of "House of Dreams", a non-profit organization for youths. This organization was awarded the "Best Non-Profit Educative Organization" in the country by the president of Taiwan and was short-listed for the award of the highest honor for the youths in the country - the "National Youth Contribution Award" by the National Youth Commission.

Ps. Ian Liao starts the "Youth on Fire" conferences, spiritually reviving and awakening churches in the middle and Eastern parts of Taiwan. He is also a co-founder of the "Harvest 100" campus outreach movement.

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Vanness Wu


Actor and Singer (Taipei)

Vanness Wu, a sunny, bright, intelligent and independent ABC (American Born Chinese) who shines all over Asia. Started in TV drama Meteor Garden, he soon gained his Asian popularity. He has appeared in various sets of TV dramas and movies, as well as released a number of albums. He loves fitness, jogging, basketball and God. He recently got baptized by Rev. Jaeson Ma in California, USA.


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Choky Sitohang


TV Host and Presenter (Jakarta)

Started his career as news reporter in 2002, Choky Sitohang is now well regarded as one of the most popular presenter in Indonesia. Some of awards he received are Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award and Panasonic Gobel Award 13th. Both awards are for the nomination 'Most Favorite Presenter'. Choky is also a devoted Christian. His life testimony of finding God's purpose and walking in God's plan has blessed countless of people regardless of their backgrounds and religions. Besides working in entertainment industry, he runs a business called Hoshi Bread. Choky is happily married to Melissa Aryani.

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