Mar Thoma Yuvajana Sakhyam is the youth wing of the Mar Thoma Syrian
Church of Malabar, a church focused on a mission of lighted to
prime objectives of Yuvajana Sakhyam are:
Help the youth of the Mar Thoma Church to accept Jesus Christ as
their Lord and Saviour,
Help the youth of the church to grow in to the wholeness of Christ,
Train the youth of the Church in worship and the fellowship of
Give participation to the youth in the mission of the Church,
To grow love towards the Church and faith in the Christian values
and to help the over all growth of the Church and its organization,
T organize and conduct training camps, meetings, discussions,
classes to increase the knowledge and experience of youth in the
Holy Bible, church's faith and practice, Ecumenism and in current
Jerusalem Marthoma Yuvajana Sakhyam also doing our best to fulfill
the objectives of the organization. As a group we are proud that we
have been able to nurture and develop some concepts, which originated
and were conceived by our predecessors.
Almost all the members chipped in various form, participated and
contributed with their time. Ideas, efforts and finances in all the
different activities planned and executed by the group.
meetings host a forum for lively discussions and interchange of
ideas. They provide a platform for reinforcing the aspects of
Worship, Study, Witness and Service in our youthful life. The
meetings usually held at church after the Sunday worship service.
Bible Study, issue-based contextual discussions, Bible-based
games, treasure hunts etc are some of the activities that we
carried out during the meetings.
are held once in a month at the members of Yuvajana
Sakhyam and its
friends. Lively debates, Bible studies and sharing sessions are held
on different subjects.
In the beginning of
the every academic year, we observe a Students dedication service
during the Sunday worship. All the students of our church attend this
service and a special offertory also being collected during this
service. The amount collected is used to help the poor students of our
Youth week programmes:
The youth Sunday and
the youth week are observed in the month of October every year. The
youths of our church leads the worship service.
We arrange the
outstation tours for our youths and church members every year.
Area Wise Carol Singing:
starts Christmas celebrations every year with Sakhyam members joining
in the area-wise carol-singing programme. A motley crowd of around 30
to 35 young people with rhythm in their steps and a song on their lips
visit all the prayer groups of our parish and proclaim the Saviourís
Yuvajana Sakhyam leads the Christmas Carol Service conducted every
year on 24th December at our church.
Centre and Zonal Activities:
Yuvajana Sakhyam actively participating in the Centre, Regional and
Zonal activities of the Yuvajana Sakhyam
Blood donation Camps:
We organize the blood
donation camps with the help of All India Institute of medical
All Night Prayer and Praise and Worship meetings:
Sakhyam conducted all night prayers at church and lot members of our
church attended the meetings. Also last year we conducted Praise and
worship service at church. A good number of youths attended these
Wardha Mission is one
of the main activities of our Sakhyam. The aim of the mission is to
serve the downtrodden and the neglected in tour society through social
service programmes as a symbol of Godís love for them. To proclaim the
wok of the God and love of Jesus Christ through developmental
programmes for the upliftment of the socially and economically
underprivileged in the rural and tribal areas of India. The mission
has concentrated its activities in 10 villages near Wardha in
Maharashtra state. Last year we have started a new project, Child
Development Centre (CDC), and this project is accommodating 150 children of Dehegaon and the nearest villages. The details of Wardha Mission is
Y-Space is a monthly magazine published by the Jerusalem Marthoma
Workshops and Camps:
also conduct the workshops and camps on different subjects and themes.