The BSI, Ranchi Auxiliary had organized a Three-Day Programme at SDC Hall, Purulia Road, Ranchi starting with the Annual General Meeting and Thanksgiving Service on 17th May 2022. The Associate Director, Department of Church, Public Relations and Resource Mobilisation Dr. Hrangthan Chhungi represented the BSI Central Office as the Chief Guest. The presence of many dignitaries of the BSI Ranchi Auxiliary Officials blessed the Three-Day Progamme. We praise God for the successful Annual Meeting and Thanksgiving Service. The second day was spent on Volunteer Training through Bible Study, reflecting on various BSI Projects with concerns for the poor in the society and for the need of Audio Bibles, Braille Bibles and Bible in Sign Language for special audience.
The third day was celebrated as Mary Jones Festival and Anand-Mela. Awareness is given to the gathering about the ministry of the Bible Society – to make the Bible available, affordable and accessible in People’s heart languages. People were encouraged and many promised to give their time and treassure to support the Bible cause. At the Anand-Mela, with great joy, people purchased different kinds of Bibles and other homemade eatables for their family members, relatives and friends. Apart from the Bible study sessions, women from different denominations took part with great excitement in different competitions and cultural programme. Skit on Mary Jones enacted by the women was the highlight of the cultural programme. This three-day programme indeed was a blessing to the people of the Ranchi Auxiliary.