49 and Growing….

By |2018-09-17T01:23:36+00:00September 5th, 2018|Brick Kilns, Generosity, Pakistan, Redemption, Slavery|

Just imagine there is a crisis in your family and you need to borrow money. You have no collateral; your friends are poor and no credible bank will lend to you. Where would you go? This is the situation for many poor Christian families in Pakistan. What do they do? [...]

It’s For You

By |2018-06-16T04:36:27+00:00December 16th, 2014|Generosity|

An artist friend of mine painted this picture of a colourful harlequin offering this extravagant, colourful bouquet of flowers and it’s for you. Imagine you are standing on a balcony and he is looking up at you and is offering you this wonderful gift. The painting stimulated me to think [...]

Donkey and Water Cart

By |2018-06-16T05:15:09+00:00October 1st, 2014|Generosity, Income Generating Projects, Nuba Mountains, Special Projects, Sudan|

For those with long memories you will recall we bought and transported 3 donkeys up to a farm in Northern Zambia to help cultivate the land to support Christian ministries in the country. Well we have just gone into the donkey business again. For the last three years the principal [...]

What Is The Price Of Freedom

By |2018-06-16T04:50:58+00:00August 10th, 2014|Brick Kilns, Generosity, Pakistan, Redemption|

A young man called Shahzad has been an inspiration for us to become involved in the brick kiln ministry in Pakistan. So far we are supporting 6 schools,11 Sunday schools, a few sewing centres and so far set 20 families free from slavery in the brick kilns. I am amazed [...]

A Precious Gift

By |2018-06-21T16:36:59+00:00May 2nd, 2013|Central Asia, Children's Camps, Generosity, Special Projects|

I remember listening to a sermon several years ago where the preacher said that 80% of all believers in the United States come to faith before the age of 15. That figure really stuck in my mind. It simply emphasises the importance of all those who are involved in children’s [...]

A Million Dollars

By |2018-06-21T20:04:12+00:00January 13th, 2013|Central Asia, Food and Hunger, Generosity, Special Projects|

I don't often write about Central Asia or show pictures of the people we are helping so that they do not get in trouble with the authorities. However we are still quietly helping a number of different people and projects in these countries. A friend of mine who works in [...]

50 Mile Sponsored Bike Ride

By |2018-06-21T20:21:24+00:00September 30th, 2012|Generosity, Nuba Mountains, Pastor Training, South Sudan, Sudan|

Although only five in the picture, six of us set off from James Street church and were blessed with a beautiful sunny day on Saturday 22nd September to complete the 50 mile sponsored bike ride. We visited 6 churches in Hampshire on route and at each church received a very warm [...]