88th Parish Day

Our 88th Parish Day (PD) will be celebrated on 14 July 2024. Holy Communion Service commencing at 8.30 am, will precede the celebrations. The chief guest and celebrant will be the Rt. Rev. Prof. Dr. Habil. Joseph Mar Ivanios Episcopa. Thirumeni will arrive in Singapore on Saturday, 13 July night and will leave on Wednesday, 17 July night. The Theme for our 88th PD is – “Thy Word … A Light Unto My Path”. This is based on Psalm 119:105- “Thy Word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path.” This theme builds on last year’s…

Rev Gino Samuel Philip Vicar Message

July 2024

Dear family,We are often encouraged to express our opinions in our modern lives. However, the Bible teaches us that silence is vital at the right times. So, when is it better to keep quiet? Ultimately, the Bible teaches us that keeping silent at the right time is the wisest thing to do. Proverbs 17:27-28 The convenors’ effort and dedication in organising the recent family camp and Vacation Bible School have not gone unnoticed. Your meticulous planning and thoughtful arrangements created a welcoming and spiritually enriching environment for all the families who attended. I would also like to remind all my…

Vacation Bible School – 2024

Mar Thoma Syrian Church (MTSC) in Singapore Sunday School’s Vacation Bible School (VBS) 2024 was held from 20-22 June 2024 with the theme “GoPro”. It was led by Rev. Samson Samuel. Supported by our vicar, Rev. Gino S Philip, the Sunday School Principal, Ajit V Abraham, 10 teachers and 26 youth and adult volunteers, the children had a blessed two and a half days of bonding. They spent their time singing, learning and playing. This year, the team names were based on the characters highlighted in the book of Timothy – Eunice, Lois, Timothy and Paul. The theme was expounded…

Father’s Day – 2024

Father’s Day was celebrated on 16 June 2024. The MTYF led a short program to commemorate all the fathers of our parish. During the service, 4 fathers from different stages of fatherhood (new father – Karun Santosh, young father – Joel Mathew, mature father – George Samuel, grandfather – Biju Abraham) prayed for all the fathers in their respective stage. After service had ended, our youth distributed specially prepared gift packets to each father, containing a greeting card with a verse from 1 Thessalonians 2:11-12, as well as a keychain engraved with the words “Best Dad Ever”. A video collage…