VBS 2019

Our annual VBS was held at GGUMC from Aug 2-3, 2019. The theme was “To Mars and Beyond”. A big thanks to the coordinators Sheila Mathew and Noah Abraham for arranging the VBS this year. It was a great success thanks to the many Sunday School children who attended, volunteers and parents. Video of the VBS is shown below.



Picnic 2019

Our annual church picnic was held on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at Carbon Canyon Park in Brea, CA. The picnic was a lot of fun with many families attending. The weather was pleasant and the food, fellowship and camaraderie were wonderful! Kudos to Ginu George for organizing this picnic and to the creative team of Ruth Simon, Jerry Chacko and Saji Baby for taking a ton of pictures and creating the video shown below.

 

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Mother’s Day Slideshow 2019

Happy Mother’s Day to the mothers at Horeb MTC. Kudos to Mahyini Mathew for putting together the following video which was shown at church on Sunday, May 12, 2019.



Rev. Dennis Abraham Tree Planting Ceremony

There was a farewell meeting at the parsonage on April 25, 2019 to bid adieu to Rev. Dennis Abraham. The meeting was well attended. Achen planted an avocado tree and handed over the keys to the trustees. The pictures from the event are shown below.


EasterFest 2019

The slideshow of EasterFest 2019 is shown below.


Rev. Dennis Abraham Farewell Pictures

The pictures from the Holy Communion Service and Farewell Program for Rev. Dennis Abraham held on April 21, 2019 are shown below.


Rev. Dennis Abraham Farewell Slideshow

A farewell program was held for Rev. Dennis Abraham on Sunday, April 21, 2019. The video of the slideshow highlighting his time at our church was presented at this program and is shown below.



First Communicants March 2019

We are blessed and pleased to have 12 young adults from our member families celebrate their First Communion with our Diocesan Bishop Rt. Rev. Dr. Isaac Mar Philoxenos on Saturday, March 30, 2019. The First Communicants are Meha Thomas, Meghana Varughese, Serena John, Leann Varghese, Ruth Simon, Joana Thomas, Ruth Jacob, Serena Chacko, Nathan Chacko, Jayden Chacko, Sanjay Babu and Jaden Mathew. Congratulations to them and we pray that they lead Christ centered lives. Pictures from this Service are shown below.


Western Regional MTVEA Conference

The Western Regional MTVEA Conference was held at Horeb MTC, Los Angeles, on February 16-17, 2019. The theme was “Died For You, Live For Him” and the main speaker was Dr. Vino Daniel from Philadelphia. There were about 250 attendees for the Conference and the event was a blessing to all who attended. A big thanks to the convener Mr. Manoj Mathew, the coordinator Mr. Philip Jacob and the many volunteers for making this a blessed event.

The video of the Conference is given below:



Christmas Carol Service 2018

We had a wonderful Christmas Carol service on December 23, 2018. Thanks to the Carol Service coordinators – Anina Cholakath & Jayni Abraham – and the many volunteers and participants from Sunday School, Youth Fellowship, Choir, Sevika Sangham and other organizations for making this service a memorable one. The Christmas Carol message was given by Finney Premkumar.
Credits for putting the videos together goes to Jerry Chacko, Saji Abraham and Saji Baby.