Villagers renovate church

Members of the South Seas Evangelical Church (SSEC) at Bina, west Kwaio, Malaita, have begun renovating church building. The church was built in the early 1950s and has run down over the years. Church chairman Silvanus Ramo said wear and tear, as well as white ants, have had their share of the building, resulting in…

Susulangi Church dedication

The little known community of Susulangi, in West Kwara’ae had its new church building blessed and dedicated on Sunday 5th October 2014. Fr. Vaioleti Tuione, Priest of Dala Parish, accompanied by a media officer of the Catholic Diocese of Auki, visited the community last week for the inauguration of the Church building there. Surrounding settlements…

Tuvakaoni hosts singing contest

Tuvakaoni Seventh-Day Adventist (SDA) community in the Tasahe Area, West Honiara over the weekend successfully hosted a spiritual singing competition. About ten singing groups from within the area took part at the musical event. The two well-known musicians and brothers in Honiara Alex and Rexford Haro were the main judges during the singing event. The…

Church leaders attend circuit meeting

About 70 United Church leaders and members have attended the circuit meeting in Pienuna, Ranoggah, Western province over the weekend. Members of the Church based in Honiara and around the country attended the church gathering. United Church Moderator Wilfred Kurepitu told Solomon Star the program was held purposely for Church leaders to discuss Church issues.…

Gizo SDA ambassadors in camp out

ABOUT 25ambassadors from Gizo Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Church aged between 15-20 years successfully conducted their camp over the weekend at Suvania in Gizo, Western province. Under the leadership of Jenter Wong and her Secretary Miss Navit Michael, the aim to this camp out was to meet their requirement in order to get their master…

Catholic schools’ teachers urged to act

Catholic teachers under the Archdiocese of Honiara have concluded their solidarity training at the Silesian Sisters, Don Bosco last Thursday. The training ended with nearly 100 participants receiving their certificates. In closing the training a chief education officer of the Catholic Education Authority said, “this is the 8th solidarity training for catholic school teachers. “We…

ECE teachers awarded

About 12 Early Childhood Education (ECE) / kindergarten teachers from the Catholic Diocese of Gizo who were trained from 2012-2013 were awarded ECE Introductory Certificates. His Lordship, Bishop Luciano Capelli SDB last Thursday presented the certificates to the participant. The last workshop was held from Monday 22nd -24th September 2014. It was well facilitated by…