Fray Simón de Alarcia built another church made of concrete and tile in 1854-1860, but it was destroyed by a strong earthquake in 1863.
Members Church of God International, abbreviated as MCGI, is an international Christian religious organization with headquarters in the Philippines.
In 2004, its registered name was changed to "Members Church of God International" (Tagalog: Mga Kaanib sa Iglesia ng Dios na Pandaigdig) in line with the church's overseas expansion.
For them, the church's primary objective, as commanded by Jesus Christ, is to propagate the gospel unto all nations until the consummation of the ages, convert sinners to believe and glorify God and to make them qualify for the eternal life in heaven.
They believe that Gentile nations, including the Philippines, are partakers of the promise of eternal life, through belief in Jesus Christ and the gospel and are not authorized by God to establish their own church, but mere members associated with the same "body" or the church written in the gospel by accepting it and executing the doctrines written by the apostles.
It is the main venue for church gatherings usually the weekly and quarterly thanksgivings (pasalamat) where it accommodate thousands.
The legal owner of the convention center is the Members Church of God International headed by Eliseo F. It also hosts other special events, sports activities, conferences, and meetings.
Thus, comes this nonstop prayer service made available online primarily for MCGI brethren in countries across the globe.
Apalit is surrounded by Macabebe, Masantol, Minalin and San Simon in Pampanga, and Calumpit, Pulilan, and Baliuag in Bulacan.