Church Events in May 2019

Vacation Bible School to be conducted between 13th – 20th May, 2019 The Vacation Bible School will be held in our church from May 13-20, 2019 and the classes will commence @ 6:30 am in the morning and conclude @ 9:30 am. We request our worshipers to encourage their children to attend the VBS for their spiritual growth. The detailed program will be made known to you later. Mission Sunday to be held on 12th May, 2019 Mission is the heartbeat of the church. But, how serious are we when it comes to mission? Our church will be organizing Mission Sunday on …

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Church Events in April 2019

Mission Sunday announced on 28th April, 2019 Mission is the heartbeat of the church. But, how serious are we when it comes to mission? Our church will be organizing Mission Sunday on 12 May, 2019. Let us pray and plan to have an effective program on that day which will invigorate our congregation into missionary work. Adjourned General Body Meeting held on 24th April, 2019 The Adjourned Meeting of the Church General Body which was held in the church on April 24, 2019 discussed the modalities for selection of Church Board members. We had received suggestions from 65 persons and the …

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Church Events in March 2019

Prayer for Odisha (31st March, 2019) We have started a special Prayer series for the districts of Odisha in both the Worship Services since 30 September 2018. This Sunday, the prayer was led by our Associate Pastor Rev. Dr. Ayub Chhinchani in both the Services. We prayed for Rayagada district this Sunday. We need to pray for our State and for the people in this area that they may hear the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Please remember this District and our State in your prayers. VBS Teacher’s Meet (29th March, 2019) The Vacation Bible School will be held in our church from May …

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Church Events in February 2019

Meeting with Counsellor of British High Commission on 25th February, 2019 Mr. Kieron Drake, Minister Counsellor, Political and Press, British High Commission, New Delhi visited our church on 25th February evening to talk to our church leaders and ascertain from them about the situation prevailing in Odisha concerning Christians. He was accompanied by two of his colleagues. The Secretary, Treasurer and few of the CB members were present. We had a meaningful time with the British High Commission team. Prayer for Odisha (24th February, 2019) We have started a special Prayer series for the districts of Odisha in both the Worship Services …

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Church Events in January 2019

Prayer for Odisha (27th January, 2019) We are having special Prayer for our State Odisha in both the Worship Services. Every Sunday, we are praying for one district of our State. Our Deacon Mr. Sandeep Kumar prayed in the English Service, while our Associate Pastor Rev. Dr. Ayub Chhinchani preached in the afternoon Odia Service. We need to pray for our State and for the people in this area that they may hear the Gospel of Jesus Christ. This Sunday, we prayed for Jharsuguda district. Please remember this district and our State in your prayers that people may know the truth and the truth shall set them …

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Church Events in December

Special Midnight Worship Service @ 11 pm (31st December, 2018) A Special Worship Service was held @ 11 pm on 31st December, 2018 where our Associate Pastor Rev. Dr. Ayub Chhinchani shared God’s Word. Many came to this Midnight Service which was a time of giving thanks to the Lord for the year gone by. The fellowship ended with coffee.    Prayer for Odisha (30th December, 2018) We are having special Prayer for our State Odisha in both the Worship Services. Every Sunday, we are praying for one district of our State. Our Deacon Rev. Bijoy Kumar Das led the Prayer in the English Service, while …

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Church Events in November

Pre-Christmas programs by C.E. Union (25th November) The Christian Endeavour Union commenced its series of pre-Christmas programmes by organizing sports and games for children on 10th November. On 18th November (Sunday), they conducted the Essay Competition @ 7 pm for groups B,C,D,E. On 25th November, Memory Verse Competition was conducted for all groups. Please pray for these programs. Prayer for Odisha (25th November) We are having a special Prayer series for the districts of our State Odisha in both the Worship Service. Every Sunday, we are praying for one district of our State. This week, the prayer was led by our Deacon Mr. …

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Church Events in October

Prayer for Odisha (28th October) We had a special Prayer for our State Odisha in both the Worship Services. Our Associate Pastors led the Prayer. We need to pray for our State and for the people in this area that they may hear the Gospel of Jesus Christ. This week, we prayed for Nayagarh district. Please remember our State in your prayers. Prayer for Odisha (21st October) We had a special Prayer for our State Odisha in both the Worship Services. Our Associate Pastors led the Prayer. We need to pray for our State and for the people in this …

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Church Events in September

Prayer for Odisha on 30th September We had a special Prayer for our State Odisha in both the Worship Service. This prayer was led by Rev. Dr. Ayub Chhinchani. We need to pray for our State and for the people in this area that they may hear the Gospel of Jesus Christ. This week, we prayed for Khordha district. Please remember our State in your prayers. This prayer series will continue in our church. Women’s Retreat held on 21st September A Women’s Retreat was held in the church on September 21, 2018. The speaker was Rev. Rajiv Daniel, who shared God’s Word in …

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Church Events in August 2018

Special Counseling facility every Wednesday @ 6 pm It has been decided to start a Counseling facility in our church which will operate every Wednesday from 6 pm in the evening. It will be open till 8 pm. It starts on 22nd August, 2018. Those in need of counseling may come to the church and interact with our counselors led by our Associate Pastors and Evangelists. Some of our Deacons and other church leaders will also help in this sessions. We also request you to pray for this special initiative as it is of utmost importance to the congregation as well …

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Church Events in July 2018

Chain Prayer held on 14th July Like every month, in the 2nd Saturday, Chain Prayer was held from 7 am till 12 noon. Various issues were prayed for. It was a wonderful time to join in Prayer as believers. We thank those brothers and sisters who took their time off to spend time at the Lord’s feet. Prem-Nalini Das Inter-zonal quiz Bible Competitiion by C.E. Union held on 10th July The Annual Prem-Nalini Das Inter-zonal Bible quiz competition was held on 10th July in the Church. Participants came from various prayer zones across the city. We thank the C.E. Union …

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Church Events in June 2018

General Body Meeting @ 7 pm on 27th June The meeting of the General Body of the Church will be held here on June 27, 2018 at 7 pm. All the Members and Associate Members are requested to attend this meeting and take part in the deliberations. Church Prayer Week @ 7 pm from 18th – 23rd June You may recall that we had organized a ‘Prayer Week’ from February 19 to 24 which had generated a lot of enthusiasm among the worshippers who came and joined the prayer. We have decided to have the prayer week again from June 18 to …

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Church Events in May 2018

Sunday School Summer Camp held from 27th-29th May Sunday School Summer Camp was held this year from May 27-29, 2018 here in the Church. Nearly 80 children attended the camp everyday. The program started @ 7:15 am and ended @ 9:45 am everyday. The last day was the day of Inspection where the children were asked questions of all the lessons learned during the 3-day camp. On the last evening, the camp ended with a love feast for the children. We thank the Sunday School teachers and organizers for conducting such a wonderful learning platform for our children. Both our Associate …

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Church Events in April 2018

Special General Body Meeting on 25th & 18th April A Special General Body Meeting was held in the Church on 18th April @ 7 pm. Many members and Associate members attended this meeting. Lot of deliberations were made regarding the welfare of the church and the worshipers, but due to paucity of time, the Meeting was adjourned and will conclude on 25th April, 2018. Rev. B.N. Satpathy gave a brief exhortation before the proceedings started. Secretary Mr. Paresh Das explained the Church details to the members/Associate members who were present. Mr. David Kamal Pradhan presided the Meeting and Mr. Santanu …

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Church Events in March 2018

 Special Workshop on Outreach (17th March) We thank all the brothers and sisters who joined the workshop on ‘Taking the Gospel to those belonging to other faiths’ held here on 17th March afternoon from 4-6 pm. It was organized by the Gideon’s International. The Lord’s servant Col. Navneet Chhabra was the Resource Person. It was truly a wonderful time of listening and learning the various skills of evangelism. Col. Navneet reiterated the fact that we are here on this earth with a purpose and that is to witness for Christ. Let us live with this mandate that the Lord has given to his …

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Church Events in February 2018

Health Camp in Church (26th February) The church organized a health camp on February 26, 2018, in this premises in which doctors from the AMRI Hospital, Care Hospital and KIDS were present to conduct general health check-up, examination of the eye, ear, nose and throat besides tests for blood sugar. Doctors also provided guidance to persons having diabetes. In addition, Bone Density Test was also conducted. This program was organized by the church in collaboration with the Inner Wheel and KIDS to whom we are thankful. We are also thankful to all the volunteers who helped us in the smooth conduct of the …

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Church Events in January 2018

Workshop on Church Leadership (26th January) A Workshop on Church Leadership was organized on 26th January here. Rev. Susanta Patra from Kolkata and Mr. Siddhartha Sahu were the Resource persons. The program commenced @ 11 am and ended after lunch. They explained the concept of church, the mission of the church, integrity and leadership traits. It was a time of blessing for many of us who attended. Surely, this workshop will go a long way in greatly helping us in our collective spiritual growth. We thank the church for conducting such a wonderful seminar. Around 70 people participated in this …

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Church Events in December 2017

Midnight Worship Service @ 11 pm (31-12-17) The New Year Midnight Worship Service was held on 31st December night as usual where Rev. Ayub Chhinchani preached God’s Word. His theme was ‘Expectation of New Year‘. We had a healthy gathering despite the cold weather. May the Lord give us His wisdom and Grace to help us navigate through 2018. After the Service, we had a little fellowship over coffee. We wish you all a blessed, meaningful and Holy New Year. Thanksgiving Prayer for Christmas Special Service (28-12-17) We had a wonderful time of Thanksgiving and Prayer on 28th December here. It …

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Church Events in November 2017

Mahila Dibas held on 19th November, 2017 Like every year, the Mahila Samiti observed their Annual Mahila Dibas on 19th November, 2017 in Church in the afternoon Odia Worship Service. It was a special day dedicated to our mothers and sisters. There were some wonderful skits performed by our mothers along with other items. This year, a felicitation ceremony was held for members who have left us already. Many of the prominent ladies were felicitated on that day. Rev. B.N. Satpathy shared God’s Word on this occasion. We had a packed house on 19th November to mark the Annual Mahila …

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Church Events in October 2017

2-hour Special Prayer on 19th October, 2017 The 2-hour Special Prayer was held on 19th October, 2017 in Church. It started at 7 am and ended at 9 am. Prayers were offered for the sick and persecuted and also for the church. We specially prayed for the sick:  Sis. Pushpita Gan (neurological problem) Little girl Gungun (Nervous problem) Little girl Tamanna (Cerebral Palsy) Sis. Supriya Pariccha (cancer) Bro. Joyab Chhinchani (cancer) Sis. Kuntala Lenka (old age related issues) Bro. Lenka Nayak (renal failure) Rev. Chitta Ranjan Mohapatra (cancer) Bro. Sanjeeb Nayak (fracture of leg) Sis. Srilata Roul (fracture of hip …

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