Ecumenical Christmas Fellowship in Neotan
Extending the joy of Christmas to all the people, an interdenominational Christmas fellowship was held on 26 December 2015 at Sacred Heart Church in Neotan village of Changlang District.
Former District Director of Secondary Education, Changlang District, Mr. Mungrey expressed great joy at the initiative of Fr. Felix Anthony from Sacred Heart Catholic Church, gathering representatives from all the church denominations from around Neotan village. “Christmas is not all about eating and making merry. It calls for reflection on how God loves us in Jesus Christ”, he said addressing the different leaders of the Church present for the occasion.
Mr. Chikim Kimsing, representing Heva Baptist Christian Association led the prayer at the beginning of the fellowship and prayed for Christian unity. Mr. Tukul Mossang, Tangsa Baptist Church, Neotan too expressed happiness for being a part of noble event. The Catholic youth from Neotan village made the event alive with their melodious carols.
Hosting the event, Fr. Felix thanked all the church leaders for accepting the invitation to be present for the fellowship. “Christmas is an event of unity and we must celebrate this unity every year”, he concluded.