Good News Club
Place Day & Time of Meeting: 2nd Sunday of the Month @10:00am in Std I
Spiritual Director/Advisor: Fr. Leon Mascarenhas
Number of Members: (25 Catechists and around 130 students from KG -X)
Nature of work/duties undertaken:
The main objective of the Good News Club is to teach children their Christian faith based on the Bible and the tradition of the Church and also to reinforce children with Catholic values and to teach them their basic prayers.
Children from standards fifth onward are encouraged and trained to read in Church during the 8.00am Eucharistic Celebration every Sunday.
The syllabus taught to the Children is as per the guidelines and material published by the Diocesan Catechetical – Bandra
Platform for children to showcase their talents through various art and craft activities held, participation in Psalm recitation and Gospel singing and play held during the year.
29 September 2013:GNC – Psalm Recitation
8 September 2013: GNC – Novena to the Blessed Virgin Mary
15 August 2013: GNC – VBJ Teachers Training Programme
4 August 2013: GNC – Vianney Sunday Celebrations
21 July 2013: GNC – St. Anne Art Activity
14 July 2013: GNC – FHC & Confirmation Initiation Ceremony
7 July 2013: GNC – Teachers’ Commissioning
6 June 2013: GNC Teachers’ Orientation Programme