St. Thomas Evangelical Church of India (STECI) Kuwait parish conducted its annual family picnic at Riggae Garden on 28 October. The picnic was inaugurated by STECI Kuwait parish Vicar Rev. Saji Abraham. This was followed by various fun filled activities for people of all age groups.
The picnic was a day for fellow members and families to mingle and interact with each other. Secretary Boney K Abraham welcomed the members and their families.
Picnic Convener Kuruvila Cherian and the committee members coordinated the picnic and the various programs associated with it. After a very hearty breakfast, the programs continued with enthusiasm. The day commenced with games for the tiny tots, and gradually moved on to the senior kids.
One of the major attractions of the day was the Tug of war, with the majority of crowd joining to raise the spirits of the participants. A fantastic display of power concluded the nerve – racking event that saw the winners praised for their efforts.
After an energetic morning, the crowd gathered to have lunch and celebrate the birthdays of two of its members with cakes and songs.
This was followed by a bible quiz conducted by A.V Philip for children and elders. The picnic concluded with a group photo session and a grand prize distribution for all the winners.
The prize distribution was done by Vicar Rev. Saji Abraham, A. G Cherian and M.Thomas John. Picnic Convener Kuruvila Cherian expressed vote of thanks and led the participants through a prayer, which concluded the festivities.