It was in 2004 when Ang Dating Daan moved to UNTV 37 along the other programs of Bro. Eli), Bible Guide, Truth in Focus and Biblically Speaking. Eli registered the current name, Members Church of God International, in response to the growing number of members in other countries, both Filipinos and non-Filipinos.
Despite the persecution of other religious groups, the congregation he leads remains steadfast. Eli also authored the book “Leaving behind the Fundamental Doctrines of Christ,” released in the late 1990’s.
On April 7, 1964, at the age of 17, he was baptized in Sineguelasan, Bacoor, Cavite at p.m. Eli Soriano attended the workers’ ministerial classes under the instruction of Bro. With the help and mercy of God, he later became a minister of Christ and dedicated his life in serving God and the Church and in propagating the righteousness and the kingdom of God. Eli conducted his first Bible study in Guagua, Pampanga. Eli was at the forefront to prove the faith and teachings of Christ against different pastors, ministers and priests. Perez’ assistant in making outline of topics being taught during the ministerial class of the church workers. Perez died without laying his hands onto a successor to preside over the Church.
The nightly meetings bore 33 new brethren, thus establishing the Locale of Sto. The province of Pampanga then became the first Division in the Church, which Bro. In the coming months, Brother Eli continued to outline the topics being taught to the brethren in order to keep their hopes alive.
In 1997, RJTV 29 accommodated the TV program when it moved out from its former station, then on SBN 21 in the year 2000.