The experience 2018, everything you need to know about the annual gospel concert by House on the Rock Church.
About the Experience
The experience is a first class gospel concert that serves as an altar for believers to worship their creator. It started as a thought inspired by God in the mind of Pastor Paul Adefarasin – the Senior Pastor of House on The Rock Church (HOTR).
It now boasts of being the largest gospel event in Africa, with a yearly attendance of over 500,000 people at the venue, and millions more watching online from all over the globe – the experience lagos is probably the biggest gospel concert in the world.
The inter-denominational event brings together creations of different ages, creed, occupations and languages to worship the creator.
The experience exists to provide a platform where worshippers can pray for the country and worship God together regardless of their tribe, denomination, creed or language.
The Experience 2018 Theme, Date & Venue.
This year’s edition marks the 13th edition of the annual concert. It is scheduled to hold by 7pm on December 7th, 2018 at the Tafewa Balewa Square, Lagos with the theme ‘Jesus, Our Peace’
According to Paul Adefarasin, the senior pastor of House on the Rock and convener of The Experience 13, the inspiration behind the theme is to highlight who Jesus is, especially in the world we live in today – the Prince of Peace.
In his words;
“regardless of the outcome of the forthcoming elections; peace is the ultimate candidate that we should all support and must be the candidate that wins. “Peace (as I know it) is not the absence of tension but the presence of Justice”.
The Experience 2018 Guest Ministers/Artiste
The experience over the years has featured renowned international and indigenous artistes such as;
Don Moen, Kirk Franklin, Donnie McClurkin, Timi Dakolo, Travis Greene, Nathaniel Bassey, Vicki Yohe, Chioma Jesus, Tope Alabi, Eben, Tim Godfrey, Mike Aremu, Glowreeyah, Onos, Eno Michael and Chee.
This years’ edition will add JJ Hairston, Planetshakers and ADA to the list.
How to partake in the experience 2018
The concert is open to all at no cost (It’s free!). You can attend the event at Tafewa Balewa Square, Lagos by 7pm on December 7th, 2018. Be sure to go on time to secure a good spot.
Participants who can’t make it to the venue can join the event online. Live streaming will be available for online audience on Nigeria’s foremost live streaming platform LiveFromNaija – on The experience 2018 live streaming page. The event can also be streamed on House on the Rock YouTube page.
The concert will be hosted with unparalleled professionalism, hospitality, security, excellence, unity and most importantly with a focus to continue to provide a platform where attendants can pray for our nation and worship God together regardless of tribe, denomination, creed or language.
The official hashtag for this years’ edition is #TE13, the experience official twitter handle is @TheExperienceLG.
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