The Bridge of Hope, Diocese of Jorhat have celebrated the Christmas on 16th December, 2017. It abutted almost 700 hundred people.
The program started in the morning by an opening prayer led the Vicar General of Diocese of Jorhat, Rev. Fr. Shibu John. Then a Christmas Carol was presented by the Dholie Project as an opening song. After that, the Felicitation of the invited Guest was done by the Children’s of different projects. The Guest invited to the Programme was Mr Rupjyoti Kurmi, MLA of Mariani Constituency .
Variety of Choreography and skits were presented by the children who impressed the audience and the guests.
After the program, it was time for Christmas Message which was conveyed by the Diocesan Bishop Rt. Rev. Dr Juria Bardhan, “on the occasion of Christmas it was time not to be afraid” was what he said in his message. And he encouraged the people saying that this Christmas brings the tidings of Joy and Happiness and we can be bold enough.
Mr Rupajyoti Kurmi, MLA, has expressed his gratitude and pressed the selfless work of Bridge of Hope for many years and he assured he will help Bridge of Hope in whatever means in days to come. He also helps in distributing the Fancy sweaters to children. A Bridge of Hope has distributed free Fancy Sweaters for all the children as Christmas Gift.
Soon after the program ended the entire project children, staffs and the parents were provided with the Christmas lunch, cakes and sweets. The parents who came from different projects appreciated the program as they see their children participating in the program that was presented on this Christmas. They said that their children are growing in all aspects and are developed much more than what they were when they were at home. Thus the celebration was ended with the lunch and cakes being served to the Guest, parents and the children.