Vienna locale joyfully celebrates their 2nd Anniversary

Vienna locale has reached another significant chapter in their service to God, as they celebrated their 2nd Church Anniversary and Thanksgiving on Sunday the 10th September 2017. This grand event took place at the Louis Braille Saal hall, where a total of 67 attendees were present, 48 of them being visitors. The congregation was lead to worship the Lord with praises and singing, as they were lead by the Vienna praise and worship team. An array of video testimonies and presentations followed.

The Master of Ceremony was Sis. Abegiel Dinglasan, a Bible student in Vienna locale and the opening prayer was led by Sis. Marie Mendoza, a coworker from Madrid, Spain. The welcome remarks were graciously delivered by Sis. April Tan, the talented and faithful minister of Vienna locale. She introduced the visitors and the speaker for this anticipated event. The special guest for this year was Ptr Mylene Estopa, the industrious sub-coordinator of the Philippi District, leading the Orange Area, comprised of 5 different countries in Europe.

Selected brethren from Vienna locale performed a trio, along with the Vienna choir, to further prepare the congregation for worship. The very heart of the worship was the poignant meditation of the word of God, rendered by Ptr. Mylene Estopa. This message once again quickened the brethren to continually pursue an excellent service to God. An altar call took place, where the visitors and first timers were prayed over and were given the chance to accept Christ in their hearts. A total of 3 baptisms were reached.

After lunchtime, the guests and attendees had the chance to witness the various dance performances and presentations, delivered by selected members of the host locale. All of which clearly demonstrated the talents and capabilities that they have been given for God’s glory. The eventful day ended with a closing prayer, which was led by Sis. April Tan. We can be rest assured, knowing that God will continue to do great and wonderful deeds in the midst of His people until Christ returns. The success of Vienna locale’s 2nd Anniversary is an example of this. Preiset Den Herrn!

  • Sis. Rchie Sotero