Jakarta, 17 December 2019
The Academic Society of the School of Shipping (STIP) Jakarta held a joint Christmas Celebration attended by cadets and all community of STIP Jakarta.
The event which was held at the STIP Auditorium was attended in person and warmly welcomed by Capt Marihot Simanjuntak, MM, as the Chairperson of STIP Jakarta. GLOWING and GROWING is a theme carried at the 2019 STIP Christmas celebration. In his remarks, the Chairperson of STIP expressed his gratitude for the extraordinary love of God so that he could be given a happy opportunity to attend with this Christmas celebration event. In addition, Capt. Marihot Simanjuntak, MM also gave appreciation to all parties involved in the event so that the Christmas celebration with the theme “For You Were Once Darkness but Kow You are Light in the Lord Live as Children of Light” could be carried out.
The event began with a Christmas service led by Ps. Joshua Pitoy and Brother Luga ofm. He said in his sermon that wisdom “Humans live in hope, God does not know the word late God always gives an opportunity for us people who walk in the word of God to live in truth”.