The congregation of Thembalethu celebrated the 25th year anniversary of their church building over

the weekend of 23 and 24 November 2019. The first divine service in the area was conducted in the home of the Majolla family in 1986.  Sister Majolla is still a member in the congregation and also shared in the festivities of the weekend. Retired ministers who worked in the area were also invited to the celebrations. 

The congregation grew over time and the late Apostle Mitas dedicated the church building on 24 November 1994.  

On Saturday,  23 November 2019, the congregation presented a festive music hour and all present were served with some refreshments. The Sunday, 24 November 2019, a divine service was conducted by the rector, Community Evangelist Gundwana.

After the divine service, all members present witnessed the cutting of a specially baked cake, marking the 25th anniversary and enjoyed a few moments of fellowship.