SMAD Educative Community Celebrates the Advent season and Adoration of Baby Jesus

1.indeexDSC01525     On December 18, 2020, despite the pandemic crisis, Stella Maris Academy of Davao educative community celebrated the advent season. 

The day started with an online Advent mass presided by Fr. Ritchie Gamaya which helped everybody focus on the Christ Child’s coming. The faculty, staff, and maintenance attended at their respective faculty rooms and offices.


At noon time, a simple packed lunch was served for everyone.

In the afternoon, the pastoral office offered an opening prayer and prepared all members of the SMAD family to adore and worship the Baby Jesus to thank him for being with us - the God with us! Emmanuel!





In this activity, everyone is reminded to strictly observe and follow the health and safety protocols (wearing of facemask and faceshield, bringing and using of own ballpens and alcohols, and physical distancing).

After adoration, finance department and other volunteers facilitated the employees to receive simple Christmas gifts from the administration and alumni.



With gratitude in our hearts, we hope that the true spirit of Christmas be truly lived with joy and love this season and always. 

The activity ended at 2:45pm.