Yearly Archives: 2015

2015 December update

In the Bible we read that Jesus said, ‘Anyone who has seen me has seen the Father’ (John14:9). Jesus is God’s Selfie! The verb ‘to see’ in the Bible is sometimes a metaphor for the verb ‘to meet’. May we

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Nov 2015 update

October saw our first visit to Colombia, S America’s fourth largest country. We experienced first-hand some of the recent church growth after finding that two of the churches we ministered in were only a few months old. There was a

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October 2015 update

What is Christianity?             Driving almost 3000 miles, we visited some very diverse Christian communities in the north, mid-west and SE corner of the USA. Now in South America, I am writing this on a

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Sept 2015 update

I (Gareth) have just returned from ministering an encouraging cycling trip with Oak Hall in France. We thank God for a fruitful summer and now look forward to a busy autumn. We will spend about 2 weeks in the USA

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August 2015 update

Not only does almost everyone in the Philippines speak English but most also have a basic grounding in Christianity. It continues to be one of the most responsive countries to the gospel in the world – every taxi driver we

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July 2015 update

Greetings from Logos Hope in Subic Bay, Philippines. While Gareth has just finished delivering a miniseries at morning devotions entitled ‘Unexpected Bessings from God’, Malou has been in Manila with her mother whose house is being renovated. However, Malou did

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June 2015 Update

Last Sunday, before speaking to ‘Fusion’, a combined youth group in Cornwall, I was asked to choose what creature I would like to be. I immediately answered, ‘an ant’. This surprised  the interviewer who asked me why. At the start

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May 2015 update

Here in Romania, it is encouraging to find a growing interest in missions amongst Europe’s 4th largest and growing evangelical population. However, I will never forget the unique experience 25 years ago (see below), of preaching in this nation to

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April 2015 update

‘….and you, with the help of wicked men, put him to death by nailing him to the cross’. Acts 2:23b (NIV) ‘Before you can see the cross as something done for you, you have to see it as something done

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March 2015 update

‘The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not be in want’. (Psalm 23:1 NIV). As I was thinking about this well-known verse yesterday, I realised that it is a mistake to constantly make our needs the focus. Our focus should

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