By Raj Kumar,Ludhiana, 17th December, 2011 : Co-ordinated By Rev.Stanley Thomas and his team in the fellowship department, CMC& Hospital organized the C.M.C Christmas Camp 2011 in the evening at the children’s park CMC. There was an array of cultural items and prayer. The programme attended by a huge gathering of about 2000 people including C.M.C staff along with their families and friends of the hospital. Representatives from local churches also graced the program.
The entire gathering sang the Christmas Hymn, “Oho Masih Aya Zamin Par Khushi.” Rev. JN.Noel in his Opening Prayer asked for world peace along with happiness for the CMC &H staff and their families. He wished that the year ahead be one of professional contentment with the spirit of service worthy of the Healing Ministry of Christ. The welcome note was delivered by the Director, Dr.A.G Thomas. He reminded all the Significance of Christmas- of love, peace, tolerance, care of the poor and upliftmen of society while welcoming the congregation to commit themselves to be Christ like.
Several Group songs were presented by participants from Mantience Staff, Combined Paramedicals, Clerical Staff, Nursing Deptt and Campus Staff Children presented the nativity scene and Christmas dance.
With a warm Campfire to keep the audience warm on a chilly, December night Rev.Wilson Shah of Methodist Chruch was the guest speaker. The camp-fire programme concluded with a prayer. Associate Director, Dr.Kim Mammen, Dr.S.M Bhatti, Principal Medical College, Principal College of Nursing Prof. (Mrs.) Ponnamma R. Singh, Principal Dental College Dr.Abi. M Thomas, Medical Superintendent, Dr.Kanwal Masih, Deputy Medical Superintendent Dr.Nitin Batra and Dr.Valsa Abrahim were also present on the occasion.