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About the Associations

1. Sunday school

Sunday school takes care of the spiritual development of the children by bringing them up in the knowledge and fellowship of Jesus Christ and His Church. Students are taught on the Holy Bible, from the story of the creation all the way to the second coming of Jesus Christ. Their syllabus also include Holy Qurbana, devotional songs, history of the Syrian Orthodox faith from it's origin to present day events. It makes the children strong in religion, history, and the faith.

The Sunday classes are for ages 4-17.

Classes 1&2 are at 10am and classes 3-10 are after the Holy Qurbana

List of Sunday school teachers

Dr. Mrs. Dr.Leelamma Elavathil (Headmistress)

Mrs. Reeja Joy

Mr. Jacob John

Mrs. Meena Joy

Mrs. Molly Joy

Mrs. Sheeba Jacob

Mrs. Shoby Harish

Mrs. Susan Thomas (Roy)

Ms. Sandra Joy

Ms. Christy Paul

Ms. Aleena Thomas

Mr. Alex Joy

2. Martha Mariyam Samajam

Martha Mariam Samajam is the spiritual organization of the church combining all the female members. The founders named it as "Martha Mariam Samajam" because it is a vibrant association of the women and depends on the intercession of Holy and Ever Virgin Saint Mary, the Mother of our Lord.

Samajam initiate retreats and support the charity works led by the Church. In their gatherings, the Holy Bible is read, hymn songs, and devotional messages given, followed by any other general matters and closing prayers. Samajam elect and appoints the secretary, treasurer and committee members in the annual General Body meeting.

Vice President: Mrs. Srakutty Mathai

Secretary: Mrs. Soumya Abey

Treasurer: Mrs. Sini Thomas

Committee Members-  Shoby Harish

                                   Jinu Joy

                                   Dimy Mathew

 

3. Balasamajam

The objective of Balasamajam is to instill the principles of worship, study and nourishing living among every child in the Church aged between 4 and 16 years. Through Balasamajam all round development of personality of the children is accomplished as they are encouraged to present their talent individually and in group. These actions will develop in them a spiritual and moral life aiming the service for the society.

The Samajam is led by Secretary and they meet once in two months and review previous meetings details, arrange bible reading, songs, choir practice and talks on biblical topics.

Secretary: Sreya Eldhose