13th January 2019 the first ward meeting of the New Year 2019 was held at 5.30pm at the residence of Mr. Lawrence D’souza. The ward members were present in large numbers. Rev. Fr.Aquin Noronha, the Parish Priest graced the occasion by his presence. The ward prayer meeting commenced with prayers followed by a short Christmas programme presented by the children of Holy cross ward. Carol singing and crib competition results were highlights. Spot games were conducted by Mr. Isac Furtado. Prize distribution was also held for the crib competition winners and also winners in the spot games. Rev.Fr. Aquin Noronha delivered a beautiful message and also motivated the ward members for their active participation in the ward meetings in the future.
The newly elected ward Gurkar and ward representative Mr. Norgi D’silva and Mrs. Preethi Fernandes were felicitated respectively. Our former Gurkar Mr. Alwyn Pinto was also honored for his valuable and selfless service in the ward.
A note of thanks was also extended to Mr. Lawrence D’souza and fly for providing with the space for holding the prayer meeting. Mr. Norgi D’silva, our newly elected Gurkar highlighted us with the upcoming events and improvements for holding the ward prayer meetings.
Finally, the prayer meeting came to an end on a happy note with a hymn and refreshments duly served.