Council for World Mission Team Visit Leaders Training held in Manchester, UK from 21st August to 28th August 2014. From last year CWM has started a new program to encourage its 31 Church Partners to be a missional, transformative and life affirming community. In this process they will send a Team to a partner church […]
The following day he visited St. Mary’s Church, Jobarpar where he joined a youth seminar which was arranged for the SSC and HSC examinees. Bishop delivered a speech using Matthew 6:33 `But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.’ In his speech he […]
This school is mainly for the children of the poor families of Old Dhaka. Their mothers go for domestic work for earning leaving their children at home alone almost all the day with nobody to care for them. They did not have an opportunity to attend school. They were neglected and insecure as they moved […]
Rt. Revd. Samuel Sunil Mankhin represented and attended the Bangladesh Group meeting was held in Edinburgh, Scotland on the 12th of May, 2014. Mr. Sandy Sneddon, the Asia Secretary of World Mission Council of the Church of Scotland hosted the honourable members in the Church of Scotland’s office. Bishop Mankhin were impressed by the heart […]
On 2nd May 2014 Church of Bangladesh Social Development’s Annual General Meeting held at Retreat cum Conference Center at Savar, Dhaka. Chairman of CBSDP Most Rev. Paul S. Sarker chaired the AGM. He welcomed every one. Rev. Shourabh Pholia, Mission Programme Secretary, Church of Bangladesh and a member of the meeting led devotion. In his […]
Dhaka Diocesan Youth Fellowship organized a seminar for SSC and HSC examinee on 16th June to 20th June 2014 at Retreat cum Conference Centre, Savar, Dhaka. 40 students from Haluaghat and Dhaka Deaneries participated the programme. Theme was, `Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right.’ – Eph. 6:1. Most Rev. Paul […]
The Church of Bangladesh and its developmental organization CBSDP celebrated World Environment Day on 5th June 2014. Different initiatives were taken by the Church and CBSDP. Seminars, rally, tree plantations took place in different parts of Bangladesh. The UMOJA group in Khagrachhari planted tree and they were encouraged by their regular Bible study. Mr. Santu […]
Three visitors Ms. Naomi Herbert, Director of International Programmes, Mrs. Fran Mate, International Programme Manager and Mrs. Carrie Myers, Volunteering Manager from United Society (Us), UK, formerly known as USPG came to the Church of Bangladesh to visit the Community Health and Hygiene Projects of CBSDP and activities of Bollovpur hospital during 24th May-1st June 2014.
The team visited Rana Plaza site at Savar and met with many of the victims of the collapsed factory . They heard their stories and tried to understand their sorrows and pain of not having their human rights upheld. The victims were happy to be able to share their lives with them and have hope they can build better lives in the future.
The St Andrew’s Theological College Opening Service was held on July 6, 2014 at St Thomas Cathedral Church, Sadarghat with the Holy Communion service. Rt Rev Paul S Sarker officiated and also preached at the service. supporting his sermon according to the Gospel St. Matthew 5:27-30, 33-37 the Bishop elaborated on the theme ‘The source of truth and purity is in the heart.’ During the service, the staff and students also committed themselves afresh by saying a prayer of dedication together.