On April 27, 2015, diocesan BEC directors and coordinators and the representatives from the dioceses of Cebu, Talibon and Maasin, gathered in Bato, Leyte for their regional meeting. The whole morning was spent on reporting of developments from each diocese, the sharing of updates from Fr. Picardal of the CBCP-BEC Committee on the preparation regarding the National BEC Assembly. In the afternoon, after a sumptuous lunch, the participants were distributed to various BEC neighborhood groupings in Bato to observe their gospel sharing. The participants came back for supper and had sharing of their experiences and for socials.