Entries by Christopher Rajkumar

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 […]

A Wheel Chaired Santa… made the Christmas Celebration Meaningful

CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION OF  PERSONS  WITH DISABILITIES A wheel-chaired Santa graced the Christmas Celebration of the Persons with Disabilities (PWD). This radical imagery of Santa on wheel chair rather than his regular sleigh or dance rung hard in the minds of the participants. 8th December 2017 marked a one of a kind celebration with over 250 […]