The Timaru Herald took notice of the Hopevale Trust, a Timaru-based trust, and its efforts in raising and sending support to typhoon-stricken areas of the Philippines. Read the full story by CLICKING on the image below: Please “Like” and share the good news!
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Let the word of Christ richly dwell within you, with all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another with psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with thankfulness in your hearts to God. (Colossians 3:16) Yesterday, we had the opportunity to hold a devotional with some residents of The Terrace Rest Home. The place is […]
And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose. Romans 8:28 Last week The Timaru Herald published “Pastor Spreads Word in His New Business” to highlight one result of the Tell-a-Friend Promote South Canterbury program. May I share […]
I’m impressed by how the Timaru community redeems the offenders and victims through the work scheme. Through joint administration of the Child Youth and Family, Timaru District Council and Barnabas Trust, the teenage offenders get paid doing manual jobs around the community such as trimming edges and painting fences. The money they earned goes […]
As we celebrate our second winter in New Zealand, we remember how good our God is. In June 2012, we were praying and waiting for the job that’s pivotal to our getting residence visa. Our 9-month work-to-residence visa was ending 10 August 2012, barely two months then. God’s Mighty hand at work, He moved […]
Looking unto Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith, who for the joy that was set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God. Hebrews 12:2 It’s autumn in South Canterbury. The marvelous burst of colours that autumn gives to […]