The 74th Republic Day of our country was celebrated in our offices across the nation.  The staff of BSI actively participated in the flag hoisting event to show their respect for the constitution of our country and to intercede for the National and Regional leaders.

At the William Carey Centre, the General Secretary Rev. Dr. M. Mani Chacko unfurled the flag.  He spoke about the significance of the past, present and future of our country.  Dr. Hrangthan Chhungi, the Associate Director, Department of Church, Public Relations & Resource Mobilisation was the speaker for the day.  She spoke from the life of Paul, his life transformation from Saul to Paul.  With the power of being a transformed person by Christ comes the responsibility of Christians in building nations, as Paul was instrumental in building the community of Christians.  The message was very relevant and meaningful to each one of us.

At the Bible House in Cuttack Mr. Ranjan Ranjit Panda,Treasurer of  BSI, Odisha Auxiliary unfurled the National flag and shared Jabalpur Auxiliary came together to celebrate this occasion on the 26th of January 2023. At the Bible House in Jabalpur Mr. Varun Washington led the program. The opening prayer was led by Mr. Ajay David, followed by the patriotic song  “Pyara  Hindustan Hamara ……..”. Mr. Varun  Washington highlighted about the importance of this day and the role played by our patriotic leaders. We salute all of them for their exemplary services towards the nation building.  Mr. Darshan Kumar, the former-staff of BSI, Jabalpur Auxiliary, unfurled the Flag. Thereafter, the national anthem was sung. The closing prayer was led by Mr. Varun Washington.