Joe SzaboGlobal University’sGlobal Operations Director
Global University Malta was privileged to be visited by Rev. Joe Szabo, Global operations Director of Global University. He came to Malta to visit the new Global University office and its board and to speak to Pastors and other church leaders, about the importance of Christian education in the local churchARRIVAL Rev. Joe Szabo arrived to Malta at 19:00 and was met by the Maltese National Director, Pastor Joseph Agius, and his wife Christine, together with Brother Grazio Axisa who hosted Joe during his stay in Malta.SUNDAYThe next day, Sunday 3, May 2009, Joe preached at Word of Life Pentecostal Holiness Church on the subject of Education, drawing out lessons from the life of Christ and Paul.Joe Szabo also presented to Pastor Joseph Agius the certificate for successfully passing the Director’s exam.In the afternoon, after church, Brother Szabo joined the Pastors’ family and one other family from the church, the Bonello’s, together with Brother Grazio for a BBQ and spent the evening together.MONDAYIn the morning Brother Joe went with Brother Joseph for a five km run (42min, not bad eh!!) and after for a 45 min work out at the gym. Later Joseph and Brother Grazio, took Brother Joe to visit some places of interest.The places of visitations were:Aviation museumTa’Qali crafts villageMdina (the old capital city of Malta)Dingli CliffsPrehistoric temples of Hagar Qim and Mnajdra Temple (The oldest Standing Religious structure in the world)In the evening Brother Joe spoke to a number of church leaders at Word of Life about the importance of Christian Education in the Local Church to different church leaders present. He first gave a brief history of Global University and some encouraging statistics, and after spoke how the church can have a strong healthy teaching program using Biblical examples and positive reports from churches who emphasized teaching in the churches.After the meeting, Brother Joe was invited for a dinner by the Maltese Board of Directors.TUESDAYEarly in the morning, Brothers Joseph and Grazio, took Brother Joe to the airport to start his way back to his family and to his office at the headquarters of Global University, Springfield, Missouri.