Indian Catholic Youth Movement (ICYM), Shirva Deanery, organized “Yuva Samagam 2016 – One Day with the Lord” for all the youths of Shirva Deanery, in Shirva Church Hall on Sunday July 24, 2016.
The event commenced with prayer conducted by Fr. Wilfred Frank & Team, followed by a welcome address by Deanery President, Joyson Dsa.
The program was inaugurated by Rev Fr. Stany Tauro, Vicar Shirva Deanery by lighting the lamp along with all the dignitaries present on the dais which was followed by the presidential welcome.
Also present on the stage were Fr Paul Rego the director of ICYM Shirva Deanery, Fr. Wilfred Frank the resource person of the day, Mr Wilson D’Souza the vice president of Shirva Parish Pastoral Council, Joyson Dsa the President of ICYM Shirva Deanery, Avil Saldanha the Secretary of ICYM Shirva Deanery.
The inaugural session was followed by an interactive session by resource person Fr. Wilfred Frank. After the Eucharistic celebration and lunch, the Bible quiz was conducted by Fr. Louis Dsa, Parish Priest Mukamar.
Later a panel discussion on “My Encounter with the Savior” was held. Fr Louis Dsa was the moderator & Sr. Irene Pereira, Mr. Brian Dias & Ms. Jeenal Saldanha were panelists. The program witnessed a participation of 80-85 youth from 8 units.
The program concluded by vote of thanks by Avil Saldhana.