Thought for the day
"Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; he who seeks finds; and to him who knocks, the door will be opened."
- Matthew 7:7-8
New church building for the CSI St. Mark's Church, Budharam, was dedicated by the Most Rev. Thomas K. Oommen, CSI Moderator and Bishop in CSI Madhya Kerala Diocese (MKD), in a solemn worship service assisted by Rt. Rev. Dr. K. Reuben Mark, Bishop of CSI Karimanagar Diocese. The Diocese of Madhya Kerala is grateful to Mr. Ch Shankar who donated the land for church and to the members of the CSI St. Mark's Parish Olessa, who were the sponsors of the new building. This is the outcome of the vision of Rev. Felix Mathew, the former vicar along with Parish committee members and the team from Olessa Parish, who visited the mission field earlier. The mission field is thankful to all the members of Olessa parish and the present vicar Rev. George Cherian. Rev. Thomas Paikad (Treasurer CSI MKD), Mr. Jacob Philip (Registrar of CSI MKD)., Rev. Jacob George (Director of MKD Mission Board ) Rev. Das George ( Secretary MKD Mission Board), Rev. Dr. Varghese K. Cherian (former Missionary Parkal), Rev. Jacob John Mullackal (Vicar, CSI Kallumala), Rev. P. Babu Rao (Vice- Chairman of KD), Rev. E. Paul (Ministerial Secretary of CSI Karimnagar Diocese), members from CSI Kallumala, Missionaries, sisters and the Faith Community attended the dedication service.
Rev. Shalu T. Mathew