The heart of God is for all people and nations. As His church, our call and commitment is to be an active part of God’s global mission. In partnership we see ourselves as making disciples, building and empowering the church worldwide in holistic mission. In particular we continue our support of:
Julie works with Wycliffe Bible Translators in Papua New Guinea. Julie has undertaken intense language research and is now participating in updating the translation in the Teop language. This work takes time, patience and dedication.
The MacIntosh family
Jim and Linda, together with David and Andrea Sutherland, are Overseas Missionary Fellowship workers managing the James O. Fraser Centre in Chiang Dao, Northern Thailand. Student pastors at the Centre are trained in English, Theology and Discipleship, enabling them to share the gospel with their own people.
The Barnabus Fund
is a non-denominational ministry providing financial aid and practical support for churches and Christians in many parts of the world suffering horrific persecution for their faith in Jesus Christ. Their goal is to strengthen Christian individuals, churches and their communities by providing support in response to needs identified by local Christian leaders. To this end they support projects in about 50 countries that are designed and run by local Christians (eg. church construction, bibles, training, health, education).
OPENaid International led by Justin at Rattana Whitecross, is an independent Christian organisation with a heart for the impoverished, abused and exploited women and young girls of Thailand and Burma. To achieve change, OPENaid has developed practical, educational, microfinance development and psychological programs which are delivered in schools, villages and slums. With God’s help these programs provide the poorest and most in need with an opportunity to rise above their impoverished circumstances and realise a new life of dignity, self-worth and hope as God intended.
Steve & Deanne
Are located in Dandenong, Victoria. Together, they run various educational and support services for refugees. Steve and Deanne are missionaries with OMF International. They have come to share their story with us on several occasions.
The Sutherland family
David and Andrea, together with Jim and Linda MacIntosh, are Overseas Missionary Fellowship workers managing the James O. Fraser Centre in Chiang Dao, Northern Thailand. Student pastors at the Centre are trained in English, Theology and Discipleship, enabling them to share the gospel with their own people.