Serving needy kids in Pattaya

Morning walk for children from day care centre. It was a mission trip to bring love, hope and joy to underprivileged children in Pattaya, Thailand. But for the 46 mostly young Singapore missionaries who went, they received from their beneficiaries as much as they gave.The missionaries, mostly aged 13-18 from the Church of Christ the [...]

St Anthony youth revive age-old tradition

Young Catholics from the Church of Saint Anthony celebrated the Easter season by taking a trip back in time to medieval Europe where the game of “handball” was traditionally played during this season. Pallamano, which means “handball” in Italian, was a favourite Easter sport most commonly played in France and Germany. “The ball represents the [...]

Ball to raise funds for Boys’ Town

Boys’ Town is organising a charity ball to raise at least $500,000 for its new building project.President S R Nathan will be the guest of honour at the event, to be held on April 2 at the Marriott Hotel Grand Ballroom.The evening’s programme is planned by radio and TV personality Florence Lian and communications specialist [...]

Church on the Ball with worldcup initiatives

Johannesburg (Agenzia Fides)- While football fans around the world sit with eyes glued to television sets to follow the World Cup games being played in South Africa, the Catholic Church in that country is busy with spiritually enriching initiatives for fans who have followed the teams to the country to see them play.The Southern African [...]