Book Fair cum exhibitions were conducted at the Madras Christian College Matriculation
Hr.Sec.School, Chetpet and in Bentinck Girls Hr.Sec.School, Vepery in August 2011. It was quite fulfilling to
serve the young minds. We thank Mrs. Revathy Bonns, Ms. Nachi Chelliah Principals of the above schools
Any educational institution interested may contact the Manager, ICSA Books.
Economics along with Vichara, Kerala. The
programme was conducted in ICSA from Oct.28-
30 , 2011. There were twenty five participants who
ventured into a serious study of economics
theories. Prof.Mammen Varkey co-ordinated the
programme. Dr.Moses Manohar presented the Key
ICSA sponsored five multi media computers of DELL make and a HP lazer printer to the Concordia Theological Seminary in Nagercoil, Kanyakumari District. The Seminary under the leadership of Dr.Samuel Meshack has established a digital on-line library in the College. The digital library was
commissioned on 19 Nov.2011. The Seminary Community and the Church leaders were present with enthusiasm. Later Dr.Moses Manohar delivered a talk on “Elements of Political
ICSA sponsored a Consultation on “Conversion
and Inter-faith Marriage” organized by the
Mission and Evangelism unit of the National
Council of Churches in India (NCCI). The
consultation recognized the fact of inter-faith
marriages taking place due to rapid urbanization.
The consultation studied the issue from various
religious as well as legal points of view.
Dr.Solomon Rongpi, the NCCI Secretary co-
Comprehensive Medical Services India (CMSI)
CMSI Essential Medicines Project
The Ecumenical Pharmaceutical Network(EPN) convened a Planning meeting at CMAI, Delhi on
October 7 , 2011. The meeting was led by Dr.Donna Kusumererva, the co-ordinator of EPN and Dr.Sujith
Chandy of CMC Vellore. The participant organizations including ICSA-CMSI expressed the need for the net
Mr.Dwonn Schidmt representing the Community Welfare and Development Services in Naidupetta,
A.P. visited the CMSI on November 2011. It was a time of renewal of the long partnership.
Dr.Deborey Lalparmewi of Sielmat Christian Hospital, Manipur ordered for a consignment of
Albandazole. This gives a great satisfaction as our medicines are reaching the far flung areas.
Medicines with higher strength are going to be released. They are: Paracetamal 650 mg.
Cephalexin 500 mg., Ciprofloxacin 500 mg., Levocetirizine 10 mg. and Pentaprasol 40 mg. CMSI has also
introduced compact packings. We have box containing 15x4x5 =300 tablets and 15x4x10=600 tablets.
Interaction with Jivana Jyoti Students
Ms.Ute Penzel of ELM Germany visited the Jivana Jyoti in November 2011 and interacted with the
students. She also saw the Robot made by the Jivana Jyoti faculty and the students. She exhorted the
students that the students must have a clear aims for their career and work hard to perceive it.
Recognizing the rapid advancement technology in India, she said that the Jivana Jyoti students have a
better chance to take the full advantage of it.
Ms. Ute Penzel interacting with Jivana Jyoti students
ICSA Rural Empowerment Programme
The C.S.I.Karnataka Southern Diocese and ICSA have decided to promote a rural empowerment
programme in the Khasthur village near Mysore. The Rt.Rev.Dr.John S. Sadananda, Bishop of the Diocese
and Dr.Moses P.Manohar visited the area on the 29 Oct.'11 and interacted with the Christian leaders.
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