Entries by Christopher Rajkumar

Disability Advocacy Sunday 2018

  Theme: “God of the Disabled: Walking Together, Serving Justice, Peace and Inclusion” NCCI –IDEA (Indian Disability Ecumenical Accompaniment) is an Ecumenical Initiative of the National Council of Churches in India, accompanied by Unity and Mission. NCCI – IDEA theologically motivates ministerial interventions of its constituencies by encouraging and facilitating the Indian Churches to be inclusive and […]

NCCI – IDEA Seminar on World Mental Health Day 2018

National Council of Churches in India – Indian Disability Ecumenical Accompaniment (NCCI – IDEA) ‘Acceptance is a Gospel Demand and Inclusion is a Gospel Affirmation’ says Mrs. Rachna Singh, Executive Committee member of NCCI, in a commemoration seminar on World Mental Health Day. The United Nations (UN) and the World Health Organisation called the global communities to […]

CHURCHES WEEK OF ACTION ON FOOD

Theme: Zero Hunger World: A Missional Agenda October 16th is World Food Day. The theme for this year (2018) is “Zero Hunger World: A Missional Agenda”.  It has been chosen to highlight the role of civil societies and faith communities in improving food security and contributing to the eradication of hunger by addressing  climate change […]

International Prayer Day for Peace and Peace Sunday

International Prayer Day for Peace (21st September 2018) Peace Sunday  (23rd September 2018) Theme: The Right to Peace (An invitation to Celebrate Universal Declaration of Human Rights at 70)  Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world on 21 September. The General Assembly of the United Nations has declared this as […]

An Epistle on Radical Inclusivity

“Philosophy of Radical Inclusion is to be inculcated among the Churches and in the Society”  says  Mr. Liju Jacob Kuriakose, Vice President of the National Council of Churches in India The NCCI – National Ecumenical Forum of Gender and Sexual Diversities joined the Student Christian Movement of India and Aneka, with the support of the […]

PRAYER EPISTLE – CONCERN FOR KERALA AND FLOOD VICTIMS

Prayer for Kerala and other Flood Victims The southern State of Kerala is known as ‘God’s Own Country’. It attracts  numerous global tourists because of  its  beaches, mountains, rivers, back-waters, valleys and forests. The land is thus regarded as  a  miniature expression of the Garden of Eden and God’s wonderful creation. It is unfortunate that […]

Green Epistle

Green Epistle to the Indian Churches : “Curse devours the earth  and its inhabitants suffer for their guilt ” (Isaiah 24:6) on  World Environmental Day (June 5, 2018) Dear Fellow Pilgrims in faith Journey, Grace to you and Peace from God our Creator! God created earth and heaven. In the process of creating the cosmos, God  created […]

ASIA SUNDAY 2018 (May 13, 2018)

Theme: ‘Embracing the Differently Abled and Upholding Their Dignity’. Respected and Revered Church Leaders and People of God, Greetings from the Indian Disability Ecumenical Accompaniment  of the National Council of Churches in India! The Christian Conference of Asia (CCA) has invited the entire Asian Churches to  observe ‘Asia Sunday’ on 13 May, 2018 on the […]

Indian Christian Mission starts ‘FROM’, ‘BY’ and ‘WITH’ the Margins, says Most Rev. Dr. P. C. Singh

The India Pre-conference of the Conference on World Mission and Evangelism was held at the CNI Bhavan, New Delhi from 24 -26 January 2018 on the theme: ‘Transforming Discipleship: Mission of the Missions’. There were forty-eight delegates including fourteen women and ten youth from thirteen various ecclesial traditions, seven theologians from various schools of thought, thirteen […]