TEBEDU – The Catholic community in Tebedu held a fellowship on 5 April to celebrate Easter and to raise funds for a new church building.
In the morning, physical activity took place in the town’s mini stadium, beginning with aerobics. Representatives from the various kampong zones then participated in exciting telematch games, watched by VIPs including Rector Fr Jerome Juleng, parish and sub-parish councillors, organising committee members and the ketua kaum. In the meantime there was sale of cakes, food and drinks.
In the afternoon, the fellowship continued in the town community hall, with a band D’Cruz from Kpg Temong Mawang in attendance. There was music, sponsored songs, cultural dances and other items. Speeches were made by Robert Jawas, Chairman of Tebedu Sub-parish, and Jerome Bong, Chairman of the New Church Building Committee.
After that everybody wished Fr Jerome Juleng a happy 17th anniversary of his ordination to the priesthood.
The community of Tebedu comes under St Jude’s Parish (Bunan Gega).
Charles Chaos Banti