The Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Celebration the Hope Congregation of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana will kick start on Sunday, October 11, 2015 with a special church service. The launch will usher in a plethora of activities in acknowledging 25 year of bringing Christ’s message of HOPE to members of the congregation and the Sakumono community. The celebration will focus on the goodness and faithfulness of God to the congregation for how far the Lord has brought the church.
In line with the anniversary inaugural church service, souvenirs designed for the occasion, mainly T’Shirt have gone on sale and members are being entreated to patronize them. Human mascots were also on hand during church service on Sunday, September 27, 2015 to advertise the T’Shirts. According to the Chairman of the Anniversary planning Committee, Mr. Isaac Akesseh, the proposed programmes and activities for the 25th anniversary spans the month of September through to February 2016. He said the anniversary celebrations would be launched on Sunday October 11, 2015 and climaxed on Sunday, February 21, 2016 with an anniversary thanksgiving service.
PLAN OF ACTIVITIES
In between these services, there will be a number of activities and programmes. They include a talk / teaching service with renowned men of God, Inter group bible quiz and competitions, anniversary games, health walk, a revival, music and worship night, a photo exhibition on the journey of twenty five years, a family outing to Aburi Garden.
The committee has also proposed a mass wedding scheduled for Love Sunday, February 14, 2016. As part of that arrangement, the church will provide a giant wedding cake and host a reception while the couples will be responsible for their own outfits. Interested couples are to submit their names to the planning committee or the church office.
The planning committee is encouraging congregants to patronise the various souvenirs including anniversary cloth mugs, T’Shirts of various designs and also advertise in the special brochure to be produced in connection with the celebration. A special song has been composed to grace the occasion.