|Burning News from Bacolod
by Ed & Sonia (June 15, 2001)
Here's something hot from the wires of Bacolod. I received this news just a few hours ago from Edgar & Sonia and I am excited to tell you that they are having a weekend this Friday. They have 11 couples for the weekend. WME Bacolod is happy to announce that they are having a rookie presentor in the persons of Jun & Darlyn. They took the deeper last May 2000 in Iloilo. Dammy & Marilyn Pison are the admins. Ed-Son are requesting for you to remember them and all the participants in their on going weekend in your prayers.
Bacolod has also started to give out the modules to drum up awareness and enthusiasm for our forth coming Silver Jubilee celebration in Cebu. Below is the activity that Ed & Sonia wrote in about those enrichments.
Boy & Ching Calsena gave the 1st module here in Bacolod. It was attended by only l2 couples. There are plans to repeat the module for all those who were not able to attend.
Edgar & Bebing Sarrosa went to Cebu last June 9 to facilitate the
1st module since the Cebu couples arrived after lunch in Dumaguete &
missed the 1st module. It was very well attended with about 100 pax
including Choice graduates & children of some couples. It was
a good idea inviting the young adults.
Benny & Vilma distributed the schedule of the rest of the
modules & the WME Cebu activities. This is a good idea which we in
Those who wish to contact Bacolod may write to Ed & Sonia at firstname.lastname@example.org
SUGARLAND HOTEL 30% of normal rate and 5% of all food and beverages upon presentation of WME ID card.
FILIPINO HOTEL P 1,200 for single or double occuppancy for
all all card bearing
|" WE REMEMBER,
WE CELEBRATE, WE BELIEVE"
Hello there dear Lovers. Are you already aware that our WWME-Philippines
Silver Anniversary is forthcoming?
Join the bandwagon and don't be left out. It will be a once ina lifetime event.
Alot of prepartion is going on right now, and the organizers wants youto
join in. In the coming months
Stop whatever you are doing and book this eventin
Free and easy!! Join the wmephils
e-mail listing .
For the weekends, please contact Edgar & Sonia Sarrosa at (034)
034-441; (034) 034-1104; (034) 034-1105 or e-mail at email@example.com
Registration started at 2 PM. A total of 48 couples, 11 Choice graduates, 107 guests and families & kins graced the occassion. A get to know game among the encountered couples followed right after the color coded registration.
A celebration mass led by Fr. Gigie Caraig and the WME couples started at 3 PM. Edgar & Bebing Sarrosa , the BacolodZone Coordinator welcomed everybody with a short but rousing speech. Of course, the celebration wouldn't be complete without the food and snackshared by the whole community while, the Manubo-Bukidnon Children's Choirprovided some entertainment in between.
Games! Yes, and a lot more games filled the afternoon
...and the winners are...
The way Bacolod celebrated their anniversary, it seems everybody went home a winner. Special prizes were given to the couple who arrived the earliest for the motorcade and for the very first coupleto register. The weekend with the most number couples present, andthe color with the most number of couples got their share of prizes aswell. The two-generation encountered couples category produced 4winners. (These are parent-couples whose kids experienced the weekend aswell.)
Vic & Charit Fernandez with daughter Irene & husband
Lucing & Timay Pidiongco with daughter Pam &husband Itik
Reming & Mansing Javellana with son Boy & wifeSterling
Edgar & Bebing Sarrosa with son & GJ & wifeLulu
The awarding for the bowling tournament was led by Roy & Denden Paragat and to remember the festivity and celebration on film, Dammy & Marilyn Pison took care of the photo session.
Amid the euphoria of the celebration, Edgar & Bebing drumed up everybody to recruit more couples to our fold, through the letter of inspiration and dream of our National Coordinator Terry & MarnieMalicse.
The closing ceremony ended at 6 PM with one of the community's
favorite song,"There 's A New World".
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