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Côte d’Ivoire United Methodists Create Music Video

In 2014, United Methodists in Côte d’Ivoire celebrated 100 years of Methodism in their country. United Methodists from coast-to-coast sang in celebration from their hearts and in their native language. The music video called all United Methodists to converge in glorious celebration and urged all United Methodists to dance! Here is an excerpt from the song called, “The Buzz.”

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(Singing in Ebrié)

Lord our God, bless us and allow the work of the church to move forward

 (Singing in Dida)

There is nothing more beautiful than to be Methodist

This day is a day of celebration for Christians

Meeting at the trumpet sound

 (Singing in French)

Let’s walk with joy, let’s move forward for Christ

There is nothing more beautiful than to be Methodist

This day is a day of celebration for Christians

Meeting at the trumpet sound

In deep water with Jesus Christ the Hope of the World

Metho for Christ, Metho forever

Calling people from the North, from the South, from the West, from the East and you people of Center

100 years of joy, 100 years of victory

100 years of faithfulness

In deep water with Jesus Christ - The Hope of the world!

This video was produced by United Methodist Communications in Nashville, TN.
Media contact is Fran Walsh, 615-742-5458.

This video was first posted on July 27, 2016.