The Lay Carmelite Community of St. Therese of Child Jesus in Surabaya was delighted to receive 9 new members (9 novices and 3 postulants) on Saturday 21 April 2018. Yohanes Radik Suryawan O.Carm., The delegate of the community revealed that the community has been growing. There are always new members joining the community every year. The community started in 1990 and was the second Lay Carmelite Community in Indonesia.