Youth Animation in Dadam and Kolam Parish
10th December, Dadam: The Youth in Dadam Parish had a three-day Animation programme from 6 to 8 December 2013 in their Parish Church, animated by Shalom Gospel Team from Digboi, Assam.
Rev. Fr. Tomy, the Parish Priest and other Priests in the parish organized this event during the season of advent to help them prepare for the Christmas better. There were about 150 Youth from the four villages under Dadam Parish.
The Animation began with a short prayer and Adoration. Speaking to the Youth, Fr. Felix said, “God has given each one of us some talents. And he has given that for some purpose. Let us not ‘bury our talent’ but use it for making ourselves and our society and our Church better.” He also requested them to have an aim in life and a strong desire to succeed.”
The Animation team led the Youth with their melodious gospel singing through out. There were different competitions for all the youth and prize was given to each winner at the end of the Animation.
Similar Animation programme was organized for the Youth of Kolam Parish on 21st December. In Kolam too there were 150 Youth from four villages under its care. All the youth participated very actively and with enthusiasm in all the all sessions and competitions conducted during the course of the animation.
“We thank our Parish Priest for organizing such animation for us during the time when we are preparing ourselves to receive Jesus in our Hearts. It has certainly helped us prepare better”, said Monica from Chingkoi village at conclusion of the animation.