GCI San Carlos City, Neg. Occ. – The local GCI congregation of San Carlos City, Negros Occidental, Jesus Living Word recently celebrated its 35th Church Anniversary last December 17, 2017. The event was held at its church house. The local congregation which has a regular attendance of more or less 20 people, enjoyed the ocassion.
The anniversary celebration included a regular Sunday worship service in the morning and several activities in the afternoon. The brethren enjoyed the traditional lunch together, after which was followed by games, a bible quiz bee and lots of pictorials. Some members also shared personal testimonies of God’s goodness in their lives through the church. Several dance and songs numbers were also presented which added color to the celebration and filled everyone with joy and praises to God.
Concluding the event, there were three persons who were baptized namely: Joy Caraba Acojedo, Monica Codez Pagnanawon and Jenecel Baybayanon Paran. The three regularly attend a weekly Saturday discipleship class. They were baptized at the pool of the People’s Park at around 4:00 p.m. by Senior Pastor Laurencio B. Sabanal, Jr.