Three members of the organising committee of the Secondary School Bible Quiz (SSBQ) paid a courtesy call on the Minister of Education, Girlyn Miguel, at her office last Wednesday.
The three, Joel Jack, Elise Quashie and Jamali Jack, used the opportunity to inform the Minister about the nature and objectives of the monthly quiz that has been in existence continuously since November 2007.
Miguel welcomed the committee and offered some suggestions for greater participation.
She expressed the importance of citizens involvement in the rounded educational development of the young people of the nation.
To mark the occasion, the committee presented the Minister with a copy of the book,” Making Things Right” by Dr. Paul Faulkner.
The Secondary School Bible Quiz is an initiative to encourage the nation’s secondary school students to read and comprehend the Bible. I
nformation on it can be obtained by visiting the website www.ssbq.org; their Facebook page www.facebook.com/ssbqsvg, or by calling 593-4345.