It was indeed a victorious celebration as the brethren of the Pentecostal Missionary Church of Christ (4th Watch) Osaka Locale joyously commemorated their 16th Church Anniversary and Thanksgiving Service at the Naniwa Kumin Center, Osaka Prefecture, Japan, inspired by the theme “Gratitude for Sixteen Years of God’s Goodness.”
This remarkable event started with a special Dance Presentation from selected Osaka brethren. Sister Rochelle Tirazona, together with the Osaka Praise and Worship team led by Sister Carol Kawano, urged the congregation to fill the place with resounding praises and grateful adoration unto the Lord through choruses and hymns.Thereafter, Osaka Locale Ministers, Pastor Phil Sison, and Pastor Susan Sison established an amiable atmosphere as they welcomed each attendee with their enthusiastic warm greetings.The Word of God was powerfully ministered by Angono Rizal Head Minister and Macedonia Area Sub-Coordinator, Pastor Sammy Bagcat. He expounded on the unwavering and steadfast goodness of God. He also encouraged each one to serve the Lord faithfully as recipients of God’s astounding goodness at all times.During the Altar Call, hundreds of attendees were very much convinced of the mighty works and endless mercies of the Lord. Hundreds of visitors were moved by the Holy Spirit, some even cried in full reverence as they accepted the Lord.This jubilant celebration continued on through a Gospel Concert in the afternoon, where, Pastor Sammy Bagcat sang his own compositions showcasing his God-given talents to magnify the name of the Lord.