Category Archives: Compassion UK

What a Friend we have in Jesus

Today in our prayer time at the beginning of our working day at Compassion UK, Charlotte led and told us she had recently sung “What a Friend we have in Jesus” at her local Methodist Church. She told us the story of the writer … Continue reading

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Homeless

This week I picked out “blind”, from a bag of topics, the topic Homelessness with which to lead prayers at work. Interesting, because God knows that it is a subject I learnt something about when I became a Christian in … Continue reading

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Give All

Last week one of our Compassion office volunteers came to us with a great monetary donation that she had received from her church’s Mission Sunday event.  Her church is Merland Rise Church and two of the church elders are Gary … Continue reading

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Remembrance Sunday – 10 November 2013

I had spotted the Everyday Church in Kingston one Saturday a few weeks previously and was reminded of it during the week leading up to 10 November by Judith at Compassion UK, who is part of an Everyday Church where she lives. Rebecca then … Continue reading

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French Connection – September 2013

As the lady I was living with in Surrey was away in Paris for the week, I invited two of the girls from Compassion UK Finance team to come for any evening during that week. Rebecca chose for them to come the evening of Tuesday … Continue reading

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Leatherhead

So here I am back in Derbyshire after my 3 month sojourn working with Compassion and living with Rebecca in Surrey and I am finally getting around to telling some of the stories of my time away. It started with God … Continue reading

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Waterfalls

Sunday 23 September 2012 was the 7th anniversary of my buying my home in Derbyshire (“God-incidentally” I flew out to Israel with God tv for my 4th visit there on 23 September 2005, so I wasn’t in Derbyshire the day the purchase … Continue reading

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