BUTUAN CITY – OIC-Regional Director Francis Cesar B. Bringas, CESO V led all employees from DepEd Caraga regional office and the division offices of Agusan del Norte and Butuan City to the 118th Anniversary celebration of the Civil Service Commission (CSC) at 8:00 am today at the Agusan del Norte Covered Court in Butuan City.
The event program closely followed the structure of the theme, “Lingkod Bayani: Maka-Dios, Makatao, Makabayan” as it consisted of three main parts: the Holy Mass (Maka-Dios), the Flag Ceremony (Makabayan), and the Mass Oath-taking ceremony (Makatao).
The Holy Mass was presided by Msgr. Ruel S. Lasco, PC, a member of the Board of Consultors of the Butuan Diocese, with Bebelyn Corvera, CID Chief of Butuan City Division, assisting in the readings.
In his message, Lasco encouraged the assembly to “stay happy, stay healthy, and stay holy.”
After the Mass, CID Chief Rayfrocina Abao, together with select employees from DepEd Agusan del Norte, led the singing of the National Anthem.
Hon. Emmanuel Escatron presided the Mass Oath-taking, and led the recitation of the Panunumpa ng Lingkod Bayan.
After the community singing of the “Awit ng Serbisyo Sibil,” RD Bringas took time to mingle with employees, thanking them for their active participation and support for the event.