Nathan’s Dec/Jan 2022 Update

December Christmas! Christmas was a tumultuous time (as you may also recall)! St John’s usually runs Christmas eve services, as well as a Christmas day services. Boxing day fell on a Sunday, which meant organising eight English services over the course of three days. This made late December the busiest time of the year in theContinue reading “Nathan’s Dec/Jan 2022 Update”

Victor’s September/October 2021 Update

Feeling Weak I’ve felt really humbled by God in my weakness over these past couple months by two particular things. The first one is regarding health where my younger brother Jayden where he was pretty knocked out one morning and struggled to respond to the questions we were asking him. It was definitely a bit ofContinue reading “Victor’s September/October 2021 Update”

Nathan’s September/October 2021 Update

One of our musical items for our ‘Full of Hope’ Service: Blessed Assurance    Highlight: One of the big things I got to work on in the months of September and October was our church-wide ‘Full of Hope’ service. Each year, our church would look forward to a combined service of the year. Over 500 ofContinue reading “Nathan’s September/October 2021 Update”

Susan’s September/October 2021 Update

Ministry Highlight & ReflectionSeptember and October have been interesting as we both joyfully come to the end of a 3 months lockdown, and anxiously begin packing our calendars and meeting face to face again. On a personal front, I really enjoyed meeting people face to face, whether that is gathering up in home as growth groups to read God’s word together, servingContinue reading “Susan’s September/October 2021 Update”

Susan’s August 2021 Update

Ministry Highlight & Reflection One of my ministry highlights in August is witnessing God’s providence in reinvigorating the Parramatta Worker’s Ministry while we are in lockdown.  I had the great pleasure and privilege of working with my trainer and evangelist from City Bible Forum, Caroline Spencer, on preparing, organising and sharpening the online Share Jesus training that we hadContinue reading “Susan’s August 2021 Update”

Victor’s August 2021 Update

Engage Highlight! Our youth group Engage finished off a series in 2 Timothy on the importance of guarding the gospel as we receive it, but also needing to be ones who pass it on like a baton!  After finishing, we’ve moved onto a new training series called ‘Building Blocks’ consisting of topics that build onContinue reading “Victor’s August 2021 Update”

Nathan’s August 2021 Update

Helen and I celebrated our 3-year wedding anniversary this month. We took a week off together to go on walks, eat fancy cheese, plan activities for each another, and to reflect on God’s goodness in our marriage. This was my first proper break since starting MTS, and surprisingly, it was actually good for me to mentallyContinue reading “Nathan’s August 2021 Update”