The 2nd National Convention of Women Apostles for Catechesis (WAC), with the theme, “We are ambassadors for Christ” (2Cor. 5:20), was held on 15-17 March, 2019 at Bethel, Barapani, Meghalaya. There were around 90 participants accompanied by the Sisters form various centres of the Congregation’s six provinces in India. Sr. Bridget Diengdoh, the General Councillor for Evangelization welcomed the gathering and thanked everyone for the cooperation. The Chief Guest of the inaugural function, Sr. Mary Concepta Dkhar, Provincial of Shillong, in her speech, encouraged the participants to become true ambassadors for Christ. Sr. Martina Thabah, Provincial Councillor for Evangelization, Shillong, in her brief message highlighted the importance of witnessing while carrying out the work of evangelization.
Fr. Varickasseril SDB, the resource person of the first day’s sessions dealt on discipleship and based his teachings on the Gospel of St. Mark. He explained the method of Jesus in appointing those whom he chose to be his disciples. The second day’s sessions were by different persons on Leadership, SCC, Sacraments etc.