By the grace of God the Pentecostal Missionary church of Christ (4th watch) Athens, Greece Locale successfully celebrated their 9th church anniversary and thanksgiving last May 8,2016 at the President Hotel with the theme “The Right Hand of Fellowship with the Apostle in the End time.” An excerpt from Galatians 2:9.
The Head minister of the Athens local,Pastor Carlos Estopa, together with Ptr Mylene Estopa of Geneva,Switzerland locale, expressed their deepest gratitude to God’s manifold blessings and mercy. They also acknowledged their partnership with the Goodman of the house, the Apostle in the End time and the ever-supportive Philippi district area Coordinator Ptr Violy Concepcion.
Truly it was a day celebrated with all praises and thanksgiving to God from Sunday School service to the video testimony presentations testifying the Goodness of our Lord Jesus Christ!
Shortly followed was the Divine Worship and as Sis.Kareen Carbonel, the Master of Ceremonies led the congressional singing, the partakers and the whole assembly witnessed the glorious songs of praises rendered by the Thessaloniki brethren, Athens Youth Choir, Adult Choir and Bro Luis Concepcion, a special guest on this said event.
Exaltation of the Word of God was ministered by the guest speaker, the District coordinator of Europe Ptr Violy Concepcion. The whole congregation and the invited guests were blessed with the message of God and decided to accept the free gift of salvation offered by the Lord. Praise God!
After the sumptuous lunch prepared by the host locale, a gospel concert ensued featuring Athens Youth,Thessalonica brethren and our beloved guests Sis. Kareen Santos and Brother Luis Angelo Concepcion.
Prior to the success of this anniversary were the fervent prayers and fasting of Athens and Thessaloniki brethren. Truly God poured out his mercy and victory that from such sacrifices from the brethren, God rewarded all our efforts with success and victory! To God be all the Glory!