International News 22nd February 2016

AUSTRALIAN PRAYER NETWORK NEWSLETTER TRAFFICKING – CHILDREN ARE A RENEWABLE RESOURCE WHY NEPAL HAS ONE OF THE WORLD’S FASTEST GROWING CHRISTIAN POPULATIONS IN MYANMAR GOD’S KINGDOM IS EXPANDING US CHURCH NOMINATED FOR NOBEL PRIZE BECAUSE IT FORGAVE ISLAMIC STATE ATROCITIES RECOGNISED AS GENOCIDE TRAFFICKING – CHILDREN ARE A RENEWABLE RESOURCE The number of women selling…

eLink 18th March 2016

1. Benefits of Congregational Feedback. 2. Praying together when we are not praying together. 3. Regional events. 4. Humour.   (Blue highlights are links)   1. Good feedback systems can revitalise and grow your church. (Points below taken from various resources) Times are changing. Church congregations, especially young ones, are expecting and are able to…

India Relief Foundation

India 26 February 2016   Dear Members and Friends We have just come through the busy period of Christmas and New Year and already February has almost gone. Where does the time go? After the business of Christmas shopping and excessive heat which is quite exhausting, especially when you are getting on in years, as…

Feature Article 20th February 2016

AUSTRALIAN PRAYER NETWORK NEWSLETTER THE BATTLE FOR RELIGIOUS FREEDOM – THE CHALLENGE FOR 2016 THE BATTLE FOR RELIGIOUS FREEDOM – THE CHALLENGE FOR 2016 In his book The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe CS Lewis described a world where truth and values had been usurped by another ideology. It was an ideology which in…

Australian News 17th February 2016

AUSTRALIAN PRAYER NETWORK NEWSLETTER CHILDREN PULLED FROM SCHOOL BY PARENTS TO AVOID HOMOSEXUAL ACTIVISM MELBOURNE ARCHBISHOP GIVES GREEN LIGHT TO SAME SEX COUPLES AT CATHOLIC SCHOOL FORMALS FIGHTING FOR OUR DAUGHTERS CHILDREN PULLED FROM SCHOOL BY PARENTS TO AVOID HOMOSEXUAL ACTIVISM Concerned parents are pulling their kids from school after some 490 schools across Australia…

International News 15th February 2016

AUSTRALIAN PRAYER NETWORK NEWSLETTER ESCAPING NORTH KOREA ORDINARY PERSON IN THE STREET MORE TRUSTED THAN PRIESTS STAMPING OUT FORCED LABOUR CHURCH OF ENGLAND BISHOPS LIKENED TO IRANS’S RELIGIOUS RULERS BRITISH SUNDAY SCHOOLS WILL HAVE TO REGISTER UNDER GOVERNMENT PLANS CHRISTIAN MP SAYS ZIMBABWE SUFFERING MOST SEVERE DROUGHT IN LIVING MEMORY MAKE EASTER SAME DAY EVERY…

Australian News 10th February 2016

AUSTRALIAN PRAYER NETWORK NEWSLETTER TURNING THE LIGHTS BACK ON IN A SMALL COUNTRY TOWN THE NATIONAL SCHOOL CURRICULUM AND THE CHRISTIAN CONNECTION NAURU DETENTION FOR CHILDREN UNACCEPTABLE SAY ANGLICAN CHURCH BISHOPS TURNING THE LIGHTS BACK ON IN A SMALL COUNTRY TOWN Comment by Editor:  This is just one of the exciting stories beginning to emerge…

International News 8th February 2016

AUSTRALIAN PRAYER NETWORK NEWSLETTER ZIKA VIRUS OUTBREAK IMPACTING THE WORLD AUSTRALIAN OPEN WINNER A CHRISTIAN OF DEEP FAITH WHAT HAS THE ARAB SPRING MEANT FOR CHRISTIANS 5 YEARS ON MUSLIM LEADERS CALL FOR PROTECTION OF CHRISTIANS FROM PERSECUTION WEEKLY CHURCH OF ENGLAND ATTENDANCE DROPS BELOW ONE MILLION CHINA IMPRISONS THE PASTOR OF ITS LARGEST OFFICIAL…

Israel News 6th February 2016

AUSTRALIAN PRAYER NETWORK NEWSLETTER UK CHRISTIANS RALLY BEHIND ISRAEL ISRAEL APPROVES MIXED-GENDER JEWISH PRAYER SITE AT WESTERN WALL JEWISH MIGRATION FROM EUROPE TO ISRAEL SETS AN ALL-TIME HIGH UK CHRISTIANS RALLY BEHIND ISRAEL When the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz was celebrated last year, few could have imagined that anti-Semitism would get even…