Representatives of religious groups in Dumaguete City underscore the importance of preserving spiritual values in nurturing family relationships especially among the youth. This was highlighted during the Kapihan sa PIA forum moderated by InfoCen Manager Jenny Tilos held to mark the observance of the National Family Week with speakers John Geguinto of the Church of the Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Second Counsellor for Dumaguete, Laume Quijote of the United Church of Christ, and Sr. Insp. Cecilia Gomez of the Philippine National Police.
Officials and members of church groups noted that church teachings and reinforcing the spiritual aspect are also essential in strengthening family ties and fortifying the basic unit of the community. (ral/PIA7-NegOr)