The Local Congregation of Paniqui in the Ecclesiastical District of Paniqui, Tarlac, Philippines, celebrated its 90th anniversary via a musical program on November 10, 2023 at the Paniqui Public Auditorium.
“Through the guidance of our Lord God, the collective efforts of the Christian Family Organizations (CFO) and other officers in our local congregation paid off handsomely as this celebration is a success,” shared Harvey Ginaga, the congregation KADIWA president.
Brethren and officers from various areas of the congregation presented their respective musical performances featuring Iglesia Ni Cristo original music. There were also talented members of the Children’s Worship Service (CWS) who staged a children’s chorale ensemble.
Heartfelt joy was evident in everyone who attended the celebration. “It feels great that I’ve become part of our congregation’s 90th anniversary celebration,” said Corazon Navarro, a deaconess.
“This celebration is indeed a blessing from God, as He has given us such wondrous opportunity to commemorate all of the goodness He has showered upon our congregation,” said Brother Ronald Rodijero, resident minister. On behalf of the congregation, he added, “We will always uphold the divine right to worship Him.”
The Local Congregation of Paniqui was established on November 15, 1933. — With reports from Angelica Andres of INC News section