Archive for the 'Merredin' Category

Country church youth groups

July 16th, 2016

When you live in a small country town it is important to be a part of the community. There are lots of groups which help you to do this. They range from gardening and craft groups through to sporting clubs like tennis, footy and darts. In Merredin one of the key groups for young people […]

Getting outside the walls

June 30th, 2016

My theme verses for this year have been 1 John 2:5-6. It has been shaping my thinking and my involvements. It says… But those who obey God’s word truly show how completely they love him. That is how we know we are living in him. Those who say they live in God should live their […]

Encouraged by donations

May 25th, 2016

Every Tuesday a friend and I run a food outreach on behalf of the local churches. Last Tuesday when we arrived we did not have much stored food to distribute. Over the next two hours a number of people came in with donations. It was from the local churches and individual Christians who God placed […]

Australia Day prayer

January 23rd, 2015

I work part time in a supply role at the local Hospital here in Merredin. At work people know that I am a Christian and that I have been a Pastor in the past. Because they know this, occasionally I am asked to pray at the various functions at the hospital. Today I was asked […]

Comparing city and country Christian service

September 3rd, 2013

I have been thinking a lot about the acts of service Christians do in their communities. In particular I have been reflecting on my experience and observations of city and country Christians. We have been living in Merredin for over six years now so I think I am starting to get an understanding of the Christian […]