October-26-2017 07:14 PM
MARIST CONTACT MEMBERS ATTEND RECOLLECTION AND UPDATING
The Marist Contact members’ recollection and updating happened on October 20-22, 2017 at the Marist Province Center in Lagao. Br. Albert Munoz, Br. Romy Porras and Ms Ivy Yecyec of NDKC were the facilitators of the gathering of the eight young men who were participants of the “Marist Living Experience” (Come and See) of last April 28-May 1, 2017 vocation activities.
The NDMU participants were: Zyryll Fellores and Tristan Alan Sibla, both BSCE students and Shan Carl Pama, BSE, all third year university students. From NDKC, we have Joseph Riovey Jusay and Richard Pedrabuena both AB MassCom and Ace Bryan Nino Lleso, BSCE, are all third year college students. We have one from NDDU, Dan Ian Casicas, BS Entrepreneurship, also in third year. And the last member is Andrew Dabatian, an NDMU graduate who is now employed by East West Bank in Tacurong City.
The NDMU group accompanied by Br. Allan de Castro and one from NDDU arrived in the evening of Friday. They attended the birthday party for Br. Roxan Paje at the Sacred Heart Formation Center here in Lagao. The NDKC group arrived on the following day with Ms. Ivy Yecyec.
The whole morning was spent in recollection facilitated by Br. Albert Munoz. In the afternoon, Br. Romy presented updates on the Congregation and on the Sector, challenged participants through the “Hundredfold “ (Mark 10) talk on video by Bo Sanchez and responded to some FAQ on the vocation of the Marist Brothers.
At 4:30 p.m., a volleyball match was held with the special participation of Br. Ernie Sentina to complete two teams of 6 members each. After dinner the group continued sharing of experiences over a cup of coffee at a nearby coffee shop in downtown General Santos.