The Anyinam Congregation in the Bosuso district, hosted its first ever ‘Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols’ on 23rd December 2023. It was a highly anticipated event which would live long in the memory of the attendants.
The event was graced by Apostle Robert Asampong, District Rector Emmanuel Ofori Dwamena, Priest Daniel Martey (Bebome congregation), Priest Addison Darkwa (Dwenase), Atiwa Ghana National Association of Teacher Chairman, Mr Isaac Hovey; and the Honorable Osei Michael Kwabena, the newly elected Assembly man for Asamang-Tamfoe.
The Okorase brass band, known for their exceptional talents and captivating performances opened the program with a piece which excited the audience present. This was then followed by an interlude from the Okorase choir.
The evening continued with an intersperse of the reading of the traditional Nine Lessons and music performances.
Work Hard, Save, Pray
In his Christmas message, Apostle Robert Asampong advised all present to work honestly and diligently with their hands, and they will be blessed by the Lord. He also advised the audience to cultivate a habit of savings and avoid unnecessary expenses and borrowing.
He also admonished the youth to desist from fornication, lottery or betting, smoking and any immoral and unethical habits that may lead them to become waywardness and poverty.
Concluding his exhortation, he said: “You cannot become successful without God. Be faithful to God and pray always.”