When I joined the community, I’d heard a number of times, the words – Household Servant. Now to me, those two words didn’t go together. I know the meaning of a household and I know the meaning of a servant. But what is a household servant? I asked one of the community members and she went on to explain – It is referred to those who lead the community in different ways. There are household servants, chapter servants, country servant and so on. The term servant was used because they are servants of Christ, serving Him to build His kingdom. “Ah, okay” I remember nodding my head as if it made sense to me. But in my mind, I was, “Erm… ok, this is a little weird!” I didn’t want to be any servant. Continue reading
‘Beloved’ – I am my beloved’s and my beloved is mine’ – Song of Songs 6:3. A one of a kind young couples conference open to both CFCI and non-CFCI couples was organized by Couples for Christ India at the National Catechetical Liturgical Centre (NBCLC), Bangalore on the 17th of February 2019. The conference was focused on providing an understanding of the necessary tools to build our marriage and the four essential pillars in making a great marriage. Continue reading
On February 3rd 2019, CFCI Singles – Bangalore put together a teaching and activity program for all children in the community, in the age group of 3.5 to 12 years. The activities were surrounding the theme inspired by Matthew 11:28-30-
“Come to me all who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden light.”
CFCI Mangalore organized its much-awaited Marriage Enrichment Retreat (MER) II from January 25th to 27th, 2019 at the Divine Call Centre, Mulki.
Post registrations and dinner, the MER kick-started with a power-pack Praise & Worship, with everyone glorifying God as they witnessed a full attendance of sixteen couples despite many obstacles. The service team couples were Gerard & Audrey along with Greg Puthota & Swapna Nuthalapati from Bangalore. The kids had a parallel program organized by the vibrant CFCI Singles & Youth of Mangalore. Continue reading