These thoughts and experiences were sent a couple of days ago but got lost in internet sidings. Each of the team are telling us what is happening in their minds and hearts. First from Phil: Today we heard about “chicken 65”. Every day is a new food experience here. Every child we interview tells us […]
So …. it is Saturday already. Lots of hard work done. This morning we met the last of the almost 300 children on the scheme and did their interviews. We still have 70+ of them that we want to fund but do not have sponsors. Would be great to come to your church, group or […]
We are just coming to the end of our third day here in Chennai and our second day of interviewing some amazing families with their beautiful children. As Phil wrote yesterday these families live in a very small one room home with on average 4-6 people sharing, but yesterday I met children from a family […]
A few thoughts from Phil Kingham from the first full day of being with the lovely kids in Chennai: Its official. I’m old, a heavyweight, a lightweight, too tall and too small! The first because I’m feeling it, the second because its a given, the third because I can’t take the pace, the fourth […]
In honour of the Rev Kenneth Mwaitolage who went to be with the Lord on Tuesday 16 December 2014. Many years ago he told me a story from his early ministry as a pastor of a small church in Mbeya, Tanzania. He had been struck by James 1v27, the verse in the Bible that says […]
Grassroots are official partners with Crossing London, with a specific involvement in the Prayer strategy WinSome and Walk the Walls. In the next few weeks a series of major events are taking place in partnership with HOPE. Please take a look around the Crossing London website and put in your diary: HOPE for LONDON Friday […]
For more information on what happens, who can go, forms to complete… You can also go to our Join us on a Mission Trip page.
The team from MORALIA (a Romanian charity) came to England and helped with ORISON (orisonschools.org.uk) and then went back to experiment with creating a similar schools programme in Romania. This was the first school. The children engaged with the exercise and wrote loads of prayers for family and friends, they prayed for those in need […]