Oct 10, 2016: Belthangady Deanery - SCC Training Programme for half day was held on 10.10.2016 at Nainad Church hall. The training began invoking blessings of God by the enthronement of the Bible. Rev. Fr. Frederick Monteiro Deanery SCC Convener, gave the inaugural message. Rev. Fr Walter D’Souza, the director of SCCs for Mangalore Diocese along with Mr. William Colaso and Mrs. Asha Monteiro conducted the training.
The Training included importance of Gospel Sharing, deeper understanding of 7 steps, importance of service activity, how to organize a good ward meeting and some practical guidelines to make SCC meetings meaningful. Rev. Fr Frederick Monteiro made the welcome speech; Mr. Thomas Pinto, Deanery SCC Co-ordinator proposed the vote of thanks; Rev. Fr. Frederick Monteiro, Deanery SCC Convener conducted the evaluation of the Training. Mr. Pradeep Pinto compeered the programme. Rev. Fr. Arun Lobo Principal, St Antony College, Naravi and Rev. Fr. Joseph Mascarenhas, Parish Priest, Ujire Parish were present. 171 participants from all the Parishes of Belthangady Deanery were present.