METROMANILA FI SISTERS' ANNUAL CHRISTMAS GATHERING

IMG 2800

This year, the sisters of Metro Manila had their annual gathering on Christmas Day itself, as we wanted to be together while Sr. Thelma, who will be leaving for Japan on the 27th, was still here.

 

IMG 2804

OPENING PRAYER 

IMG 2774

 

Choreographed Magnificat by the Postulants

IMG 2775

Song and Dance Numbers

IMG 2807

IMG 2811

the games...

IMG 2782

IMG 2783

There were games, presentations and exchange gifts, but what brought the house down was the "Christmas story" presentation of Candida Ma. de Jesus which was called “ the Nativity on wheels” as most of the participants where in their wheelchairs. (See photos below…)

IMG 2785

Mary and Joseph on their way to Bethlehem, (Baby covered - on wheels)

Panuluyan...

IMG 2788

 

Shepherd and Angel

IMG 2790

The walking Star of Bethlehem

IMG 2797

Followed by the three Magi on Wheels

IMG 2798

The camaraderie

IMG 2768

IMG 2763

IMG 2771

More than the activities, what the sisters enjoyed was each other’s' company, the stories that were exchanged, the fun and laughter that seemed non-stop for the two hours that we were together.