Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Christmas Procession for 2018 began with a short Prayer, and few words of blessing by Archbishop Leo Cornelio. The rally began at 3.30 pm from T.T. Nagar Dussehra Ground and went through New Market, Mata Mandir, Nutan College, 10 no. Market and 11 No. and finally ended at E-6 Arera Colony, Asha Niketan Campus Saint Joseph School Ground at 5:30 pm.
Large number of people from different religion, Caste and creed received the good news of Love, Peace, and Prosperity. Pastors Amos Shah and Nathaniel 0 said in their address that God, the father sent his only son to be with us so that we may become like him. He taught us that to pour new wine into new wine skins to bare the lasting fruits they added.
The concluding programme of the Rally began with a short prayer by Pastor C.P. Singh and Fr. Maria Stephen Concluded the programme with the Thanks Giving. He thanked all the Pastors, Priests and faithful for their initiative and support to PR Office to organise the rally of peace and love.
At the end of the procession Senior Pastor C.P. Singh gave final benediction and asked the people to become the source of impact in the society.
The following Churches especially CNI Bethlehem, Zion Church, Christ Church, Queen of the Universe Church, Kolar, St. John Mary Vianney Church, Nehru Nagar, Assumption Church, Arera Colony, Holy Family Church, Habbibganj, St. Joseph Church, Idgah Hills, Vidya Sadan Brothers from Campion Church, Pioneer Church, ICYM Youth, St. Mont Fort School, Patel Nagar, United Engineering Company, JK Road, St. Jude Colonisers and many more Churched Participated the Rally with tabloss of Jesus Birth, visiting of the three kings, annunciation etc added more colour and meaning to the Rally.
Fr. Maria Stephen the PRO said in his address that we all the run all over with commitment and purpose. But we fail to put the goal on the ground. All our efforts on communication and belief should produce not only output but also the outcome through which we can bring the lasting impact in the society.