Sunday, 27th January,2019.
a. 7am Holy Qurbana in Malayalam
b. Immediately after the service, we have Breakfast arranged for everyone. Soon after which we will start with our 72nd PARISH DAY Programme. Kindly join the Breakfast and attend the programme prayerfully.
2. Evening Prayer Meetings:
a. 4pm Domlur Mr. Cherian Thomas.
b. 4pm Malle/Vasant/Rajaji Mr. Idicula Varghese
c. 6pm Benson Town Mr. Joseph Mathew
d. 6pm Indiranagar Mr. Oommen Varghese K
a. We are delighted to have Rev K G Joseph and Marykutty Kochamma, to our midst. We thank Achen for accepting our invitation and agreed to join us, for our parish day. We welcome Achen and Kochamma.
4. Week Programmes:
a. 30th Jan, Wednesday, at 6.30pm, Monthend Edavaka Mission Meeting at Church.
b. 01st Jan, Friday, 10.30am, Fasting prayer at church.
5. Area Representatives:
Kindly elect representatives from Each Area Prayer Group, towards Parish Executive Committee for the year 2019-2020., and inform Parish Secretary.
a. Chennai Bangalore Diocese has published a daily devotional study based on the life of 52 women from the Bible. Book is named as Sophia. The cost of the book is 250 rupees only. I want all our families to buy this daily devotional book to study the women characters from the Bible. The book is in English. Please approach Mr. A C Thomas, for this.
7. Next Sunday ( 03.02.2019):
7am Holy Qurbana in Malayalam
10am Holy Qurbana in Malayalam
9am Holy Qurbana at Hosur in Malayalam.
5.30pm Sing Song Service and Holy Qurbana in English.
8. Sevika Sanghom:
a. Sevika Sanghom Picnic will be held on 1st and 2nd of February,2019, to Yelagiri. Members who have given their consent for this trip, may please note, the travel arrangements are done as follows:
Please assemble at Bengaluru Cantt railway station at 6.15 am on 1st February (Friday), at Platform No.2.
Train is schedule to leave Cantt at 6.30am. Return travel will be from Jolarpet at 10.30am.on 2nd February,2019. You may please contact Mrs. Saramma Varghese for any assistance.
b. Sevika Sanghom Centre meeting will be held on 2nd February, 2019 at Hebbal Mar Thoma Church. Rev Abraham P Abraham, will be the main speaker. Those who are planning to attend the centre meeting please assemble at Church at 8.45am.
9. Yuvajana Sakhyam:
a. Bangalore centre Mar Thoma Yuvajana Sakhyam, organizing a worship session – EXALT on 27th January, at St.Thomas Mar Thoma Church, Marathhally at 5.30pm. Main Speaker is Rev Tony Eapen Varkey.
b. Bangalore Mar Thoma Yuvajana Sakhyam, organizing a pre-marital counselling class on 27th January, 2019 at 2.30pm at St. Thomas Mar Thoma Church, Marathhalli. Main Speaker Rev. Abraham P Abraham.
c. Our Mumbai Youths designed and printed a desktop calendar and a diary together cost 350 rupees. This is a great attempt made by the youths to support the Navajeevan Centre, Mumbai. Navajeevan is a registered Non-Governmental organization primarily engage in rehabilitating the children of women working in the red light areas in Mumbai. It was founded as part of the effort of the Mar Thoma Church to reach out to the several thousand girls who have been lured into living a life of shame in the main streets of the metropolis formerly called Bombay. So please encourage the youths in their great effort to support the Navajeevan centre. Our Youth members are distributing this.
d. Our Yuvajana Sakhyam is planning to conduct two day retreat on 22nd and 23rd of February, 2019 at Beersandra camp centre. Those who are interested to participate please register your names.
10. Sunday School:
a. Our Sunday school classes in this year will begin on 3rd February, 2019. So there will be Sunday School Teachers dedication in both the services. All Sunday School Teachers are requested to attend the dedication service.
b. Centre Sunday School competition was held yesterday, the list of the children who won the prizes in various categories are :-
1. Beginners –
a. 2nd place Jayden Varghese Alex
b. 3rd Place Joanne Anna Roy
a. 1st place Jayden Varghese Alex
b. 3rd place Joann Sanal Thomas
2. Primary –
a. 1st Place Ethan Nithin Kovoor
a. 2nd Place Neha Elizabeth Richard
3. Juniors –
a. 1st Place Jonathan Z Bineesh
b. 2nd place Johan Abraham Alex.
a. 2nd Place Jusni George
a. 2nd Place Ellen Sarah Paul
a. 1st Place Jeff Jacob
Congratulations to all our dear children, Parents and Teachers.
c. Our New Headmistress for the Sunday School is Mrs. Annamma Abraham, and Assistant Headmistress is Mrs Smitha Ann Varghese. May God strengthen them and guide them in this Christian Education Ministry. We are greatly thankful to Mr. Jaison Abraham, for the wonderful service rendered to our Sunday School for the past 8 years. May God reward him from His abundance.
11. First Communicant class:
We are planning to have a first communicant service on June 9th 2019 (second Sunday), Dr Euyakim Mar Coorilos episcopa, will be the main celebrant. Those children above the age twelve, who wish to take the first communion please collect a form from the office and return it before February 10th. The first communicants must attend all the classes arranged by the parish.