When Does 8 Become 28 Plus 4

By |2024-03-09T17:56:14+00:00July 25th, 2019|Income Generating Projects, Pakistan, Persecution, Special Projects|

As many of you know, we have three main aims for Bringing Good News: To advance the proclamation of the gospel To relieve poverty and suffering To encourage self sufficiency That third priority - "to encourage self-sufficiency through small income generating businesses" -  has been one of the harder aspects of [...]

Big Oaks from Little Acorns Grow

By |2018-06-14T21:39:04+00:00November 25th, 2015|Abyei, Income Generating Projects, Pastor Training, South Sudan|

About four years ago the Arabs came into Abyei and totally destroyed every single building in the town including all the churches. The local people are coming back in significant numbers and the believers are trying to rebuild this church. It will only cost $2500 to rebuild. With your support [...]

Let’s Lift Up Their Hands

By |2018-06-14T22:53:59+00:00February 6th, 2015|Abyei, Income Generating Projects, Pastor Training, South Sudan|

I received a great welcome from these lovely people in South Sudan who have suffered so much. I am encouraging this congregation that meets under a tree to continue to love and serve. The pastors and leaders were so receptive at the 3 days conference in Abyei always attentive, willing [...]

A Double Blessing

By |2018-06-21T16:31:26+00:00June 16th, 2013|Income Generating Projects, Pakistan, Persecution, Sewing centers, Women|

I wrote in April about the terrifying ordeal of the residents of Joseph Christian colony which was attacked by an inflamed Muslim mob that burnt and destroyed 178 homes, causing 258 families to flee for their lives. SLMP, one of the organisations we support in Pakistan wanted to help these [...]

Seed to Feed

By |2018-06-21T16:34:13+00:00May 21st, 2013|Food and Hunger, Income Generating Projects, Mozambique, Zambia|

In 2003 I met a missionary’s daughter called Julia Symons who wanted to help widows living in rural areas of Zambia looking after Aids orphans. She had the idea of taking a pastor with her and walking to the rural villages with a rucksack full of practical and spiritual helps [...]