WHO WE ARE
We go where the people are with the love of Christ by teaching God’s Word, providing pastoral care in the convenience of their homes, and transforming relationships into Christian congregations.
Cathedral of Praise, formerly Manila Bethel Temple, was founded by Lester Sumrall in 1954. Upon the arrival of Pastors David and Beverley Sumrall in the 1980s, the church had seen tremendous growth both spiritually and numerically. By God’s grace, the church is greatly blessed with Manila Main campus, campuses (South, East, and North), branch churches (Cebu, Davao, Laoag, Bataan, Batangas, and Hawaii), and churches-in-the-works (Olongapo, Singapore, and Dubai).
A NEW CHURCH PLANT IN OAHU
Birthed in the heart of Pastors David and Beverley Sumrall a vision for 200 churches in 20 years across the globe, Pastors John and Pam Garcia were sent as church planting pastors to Oahu, Hawaii on January 15th, 2018 to lay the groundwork for a branch church. Started with 10 people at their home in Aiea, they recruited and trained people at Filipino Community Center in Waipahu that
CHURCH PLANTING PASTORS
With COP Manila since 1987 as assistant pastors, John and Pam Garcia went overseas to plant churches in Davao, Philippines (1994), Budapest, Hungary (1998), New Jersey (
Pastors John & Pam Garcia