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NAPERVILLE, IL- On Saturday July 30, 2022, The Indo-American Christian Children and North America successfully conducted its 13th Bible Spelling Bee Championship at Calvary Indian Church, Naperville, Illinois.
Pastor Munidhar Biruduganti of Calvary Indian Church performed opening prayer and inaugurated the 13th Bible Spelling Bee Championship.
Scripture Reading was read by Sister Christina Biruduganti and Praise Worship was Bro. James and Sister Tina.
The 2022 Bible Spelling Bee Championship competition attracted twenty-six (26) children of all ages groups. The 13th Bible Spelling Bee Competition was divided into six (6) groups. Group # 1 included children from age group 4 and under. Group # 2 included age group from 5-7, Group # 3 included children from ages 8-10, Group # 4 included children from ages 11 -15 and Group # 5 included age group 16- 19, and Group # 6 included age group 20 and above.
The most outstanding and significant highlight of the 13th Bible Spelling Bee Championship was a “Surprise Bible Quiz” conducted by Judge Dr. Reena Paul-Polepaka. . The winners were: Shiny Suresh, Kriti Sukh, Sunil James, Nutan Siony, Eti, Vikas Sukh,
Dr. Regi Paul, the Founder and Executive Director of Indo-American Christian Children of Chicago and North America articulated the central theme of the 13th Bible Spelling Bee Championship. The theme is simple, the correct pronunciation leads to correct spelling and correct spelling leads to good reading, writing, and critical thinking skills. The critical skills that are found in the Holy Bible, learning to read, pronunciation and spell correctly was emphasized to help child in classroom settings for academic excellence..
The Primary Mission of the Bible Spelling Bee Championship is to increase Bible Literacy among the children, youth, parents and churches.
The Bible Spelling Bee Championship was created in year 2009 and since then the program made a dramatic and significant contribution to children learning process. The program contains over 2,500 Biblical Words. Each Bible Word was cross referenced by a specific Bible verse to increase the children understanding of the Holy Bible.
Ruth John was declared winner of 2022 Bible Spelling Bee Champion in the age group 4 and under.
Reanne Jayakar was declared winner of 2022 Bible Spelling Bee Champion in age group of 5-7. There were six contestants in this group and competition was tough and went six rounds. In final round Reanne Jayakar was able to prevail.
Roshen Jayakar was declared winner of 2022 Bible Spelling Bee Champion in the age group of 8-11. There were five contestants and competition was fierce and contestants went against each other for 9 rounds and Roshen Jayakar outlasted all of his competitors and spelled all words correctly.
Joanne James was declared winner of 2022 Bible Spelling Bee Champion in age group of 12-15. There were eight contestants and competition was exciting and spell bound as each child began to show mastery and outstanding skills for six continuous rounds in figuring out how to spell difficult Bible words. Joanne James outlasted and spelled all the words correctly.
David Biruduganti was declared winner of 2022 Bible Spelling Bee Champion in age group 16-19. Two contestants went six tough rounds but David Biruduganti was declared winner
Tunzi was declared winner of 2022 Bible Spelling Bee Champion in age group of 20 and Above . There were four contestants and went nine hard grueling rounds
Mrs. Christina Biruduganti was winner of Instant Bible Spelling Bee Championship. In this group they were eight contestants and went eleven tough rounds
There were thirty four (34) participants and fifty (50) total rounds and Seven Winners for emerged winners 2022 Bible Spelling Bee Champions. Register names of participants for 2022 Bible Spelling Bee Championship were: Joshua James, Timothy Ninan, Ruth John, Neeraj Paul, Johan Gopikrishnan, Jeremy James, Esther Bontha, Swastik Pahuja, Reanne Jayakar, Neharikha Gopikrishnan, Grace Bontha, Roshen Jayakar, Sean Gomez, Noah Polepaka, Pranay Sukh, Sandra Gomez, Joanne James, Daniel Bontha, Saanvi Pahuja, Samuel Biruduganti, Shekinah Biruduganti, Jayden Suresh, David Biriduganti, Jensen Suresh, Madhu Clark, Vinay Bontha, Rachel Solomon, Tunzi.
The Judges and Officials for 13 th Bible Spelling Bee Championship were Chief Judge Dr. Nandan Thogaru, Attorney Rohit Ryan Paul (Judge), Mr. Joshua Boodala (Judge), Mr. Craig, Colin (Judge) Mr. Hemanth Chellam (Chief Examiner and Score Keeper), Mrs. Rita Nalini Paul (Author), Dr. Regi Paul(Executive Director) Mr. Arun Polepaka, Technical Director, Mrs. Kethaki Chellam-Paul (Assistant Technical Director).
Dr. Reena Paul-Polepaka supervising Judge conducted Bible quiz for the audience. The winners were: Shiny Suresh, Kriti Sukh, Sunil James, Nutan Siony, Eti, Vikas Sukh,
Calvary Indian team include Mrs. Anjana Gopikrishnan was the Master of Ceremony. Volunteers include Sis Rachel Solomon, Sister Sophia and Sis Mavoreena
Special guest Judge was Craig Colin, Pastor of Village Church, Barlett, Illinois.
Rev. Timothy Rathod, Retired Pastor of Emmanuel Methodist Church, Evanston supervising Judge gave away the Medals, Trophies and certificates.
Registration desk was managed by Sis. Eti and Sister Kriti and Church decoration was done by Sister Mavoree and Bro. Lenin.
Photography by Director was Brother Vikas and technical services of audio and mic system was done by Bro. Suresh, Bro. Vinay and Calvary Church Team. Refreshment was provided by Brother Gopikrishnan and Brother Lenin.
Pastor Munidhar Biruguranti of Calvary Indian Church gave vote of thanks and performed closing Prayer and Benediction was given by Pastor Timothy Rathod.