E-NEWS LETTER JANUARY 2022

1. “What Are You Doing Here”? – The Power of Discernment Have you ever gotten somewhere and forgotten how or why you got there? We do it all the time with daily routines, going into auto-pilot mode for our most mundane tasks or daily excursions, so much so that sometimes we stop paying attention to…

“What Are You Doing Here”? – The Power of Discernment

The BSI offices reopened on 3rd January 2022, with Combined Prayer fellowship of all BSI Staff across India. Rev. Dr. M. Mani Chacko, the General Secretary of the Bible Society of India delivered a very profound and challenging message. The Scripture portion was taken from 1 Kings 19:8-5a and was read by Dn. Ranjit Paswan, Associate Auxiliary…

Bible Society of India 2021 Christmas Carol Service

For the first time in the history of the Bible Society of India, a Christmas Carol Service was held for the whole family of the BSI across India virtually with the staff of Central Offices and 17 Auxiliaries on December 21, 2021 at 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. The BSI General Secretary, Rev. Dr. M….

Obituary: Rev. Dr. P.N.S. Chandra Bose

Dear Co-Workers in Christ! With profound sorrow, we share the news of the demise of Rev. Dr. P.N.S. Chandra Bose on the morning of December 9, 2021 in a hospital at Hyderabad. Rev. Dr. Chandra Bose was the President of the Bible Society of India between 2013 to 2019, Vice-President between 2007 to 2013 and…

Project Implementation

Calcutta Auxiliary: December 13th 2021 Empowering Widows and Suffering Women The Calcutta Auxiliary is blessed with many opportunities to minister to the community and is grateful to the continued support of the CRRM department for its encouragement and its support towards various projects. On the December 13, 2021, the Calcutta Auxiliary hosted a group of women for…

BIBLE SUNDAY

Aizawl Auxiliary: As our annual event on every 1st Sunday of December, this year too on December 5, 2021, Bible Sunday was conducted across Aizawl Auxiliary and in many Indian cities among the Mizo congregations. Pictures: Khatla East Presbyterian Church, Aizawl at the Sunday morning service and Mission Vengthlang Presbyterian Church, Aizawl at the evening service with…

E-NEWS LETTER DECEMBER 2021

INTERRUPTION AT CHRISTMAS We have tremendously high expectations of Christmas. We want everything to be perfect. We have pictures in our minds of children playing, church choirs singing, and people smiling and getting along. But often it is not that way. It is supposed to be, as the song says, “the most wonderful time of…

EXHIBITION IN COLLABORATION WITH THE BOOK ROOM

ANDHRA PRADESH-AUXILIARY The Bible Society of India Andhra Pradesh Auxiliary in collaboration with The Book Room, Bangalore has organized a National Bible Fair from 19-21 November, 2021 at CSI St. Paul’s Basilica in Vijayawada. The BSI National Vice-President & AP Auxiliary Treasurer Dr. Mrs. P. Leela Bose inaugurated the Bible Fair in the presence of Mr. Paul Stephen,…

INTERRUPTION AT CHRISTMAS

MATHEW 1:18-25 We have tremendously high expectations of Christmas. We want everything to be perfect. We have pictures in our minds of children playing, church choirs singing, and people smiling and getting along. But often it is not that way. It is supposed to be, as the song says, “the most wonderful time of the…

BIBLE SUNDAY

BIBLE SUNDAY – ODISHA Reported by Brajendra Kumar Kauri It was a wonderful time of sharing the Word of God and the ministry of BSI with the people of Serango Satabdi Church, Serango, Gajapati Dist. I thank God for His protection and extend my thanks to all of you for your prayers. In this time of…