Wow what a busy long day! We had four different teams out engaged with different activities. Before getting into teams Richard and Dr Frank gave us a presentation on the work. It was wonderful to hear about the impact Grassroots is having at so many different social levels. Dr Frank made us squirm with his […]
Joy is my over-riding response to the smiling, dusty, dirty faces of all those children who surround us each time we gather outside the Grassroots centre. They all love having their photograph taken, giggling and squealing as they see their images on digital cameras. The "Hokey Cokey", "heads, shoulders, knees and toes" and Alice's "break […]
Great first day in Mbeya. The team all enjoyed worship in the various churches. Everyone had to “bring a greeting” – which is a way of saying hello to the church. Sharon spoke this morning and then there was lunch. Lots of rice, a little meat, and veg. Lovely! The afternoon meant more church services. […]
In less than 12 hours the July 2012 team of 10 will be leaving for Tanzania to visit the Grassroots project in Mbeya. This is later in the year than normal as we’ve been asked to host a team of 20 young people and their teachers from Bishop Luffa secondary school in Chichester. They will […]
This week the Cathedral in Bradford is hosting Orisonschools.org.uk along with one other parish in West Bowling. Children from a number of primary and secondary schools are coming as classes to investigate the interactive prayer experience.
Here are full details from Dave, Pete and the Walk the Walls 2012 team (larger version of the route map at the bottom of the page). Join them if you can: In just two weeks time we start Walk the Walls. Walk the Walls is a prayer walk around London, 120 miles in 6 days. […]
From Tim Flatman: Since my last prayer update, there has been much good news in Abyei. Sudan’s armed forces and police have withdrawn from Abyei town and the numbers in Abyei area as a whole are considerably reduced. Security has remained good with the Ethiopian peacekeepers (UNISFA) protecting returnees and no recent reported attacks on […]
We had correspondence from Kevin and Deborah Kamalraj (the leaders of SKM in Chennai) last week and they are well and the team is encouraged with how the children are doing. Please do pray for them. At the moment over 200 children attend the church based homework club – and we are still looking for […]