Christmas news from Gerald and Louise in Kenya

 A Christmas update below from Gerald and Louise…………… We want to wish you a very happy Christmas and a wonderful new year in 2019.  We have some exciting news and a big change for 2019—we are expecting twins to arrive late March!!  We are very grateful that Louise has had...

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Junior Badminton Club support ORE

Well done and thank you to the Ballinderry Junior Badminton Club members who generously donated some rackets and shuttlecocks for the ORE children in Ethiopia. Also a £50 donation was gratefully received and will be put to very good use in Mekelle. The children who visit the ORE centres on a daily basis do not...

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Holiday Bible Club in Kenya

An update from Gerald and Louise our crosslinks partners in Kenya on their Holiday Bible Club.Next Monday they begin ‘Cross Camp’ with hopefully 40 young people (so far 36 have signed up and paid!) This is for young people who are between 14 and 18 mainly. It is iServe’s first...

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Update on ORE container

The container has now been completely packed and collected fromBelfast. It is being shipped to Djibouti and will then travel  by road toMekelle in Northern Ethiopia. It will take up to 40 days for it to arrive.  SO MANY people and organisations have contributed by way of goods and also...

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ORE Container Shipment Update

Thank you to everyone for the interest in this project over the last few weeks. We planned to send a few cartons of clothes to ORE but things have progressed further! We have now purchased a shipping  container and will pack it during November for onward shipping to Makelle. We...

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Blythswood Care shoebox appeal

At the end of September we launch our annual Christmas shoebox appeal in church. This year we are doing things a little differently and using a local Christian charity that will distribute the boxes. This is Blythswood Care’s 25th year of doing so. You can find out more about the...

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Donations for ORE

Recently we have been packing a small number of boxes with donated clothes and planing to ship them to ORE in Mekelle. Normally this is not really cost effective but we felt God was leading us to send them. Indeed some people have already kindly given us money towards costs....

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ORE Update

Shannon has arrived safely in Ethiopia and is hard at work.  The following is a post in her own words: “Just took devotion and aw it was unreal- I get such a buzz of it! The memory verse was ‘For the Lord your God goes with you he will never...

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ORE Update Ethiopia

Shannon Boyd is in Ethiopia from Saturday 25th August for two weeks. She has arrived safely. She will be spending most of her time in Makelle but also visiting the new site in Maichew. We look forward to an update on her return. Please encourage prayer for safe traveling and...

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Mission Crumlin 18

Faith Mission is running events in Crumlin from Sunday 26th August to Sunday 9th September. For more information see the flyer above. Please tell anyone you know in the area about it and pray for those leading the events

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