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EUROPE MINISTRY TRIP – JULY and AUGUST 2011

29July – 7Aug Alba Iulia, Romania.

This last week or so has been challenging and exciting!  We have seen God at work in our lives and through our ministry.  Praise God for souls encouraged by hearing the Gospel message of Salvation!

 

We had 3 Children’s meetings – 2 in a town nearby called Daia and one at the OAC base in Alba Iulia.

 

It is so much fun with the kids but also serious as we share Gospel truths with them all through games and activities, ballooning, clowns, Gospel Magic and Sketch-board messages.

We also had a teen meeting one night at the OAC centre with Gospel magic and sketch-board.

  

During the day each of us on the team have taught the Romanian youth ways to share the Gospel using these above methods.

   

In the evenings we have been out in the city park sharing the Gospel with Gospel magic, flip-charts and sketch-boards.  We have been encouraged to see great responses at most of the open-air meetings with many taking literature and lots of discussions afterwards.  It was great to talk right through the Gospel with 3 young women last night who stayed for both meetings and to hear them say they would pray to trust in Christ for salvation when they went back home. Join us in praying they have or will do this!

Tonight (Sunday 7 Aug) I am travelling by train back to Vienna and then flying back to Australia around midnight Wed 10th Aug. Please check the “Calendar” page for my schedule of coming events.

Thanks for your prayers, encouragement and support.  Dave.

 

25 – 29th July – Alba Iulia – Romania.

We have enjoyed great weather every night until tonight (rained out) and have had some good teaching & training sessions and also outreach in the city park in the evenings.  Here are some pics to show you what has been happening…

         

 

 

21 – 24 July – Training and Outreach in Vienna.

The ministry in Vienna went really well.  Although we had a a bit of rain some evenings we were able to still hold street meetings and have good crowds at most of them.  Here are some pics that will no doubt speak louder than words.

          

 

 

15th July – “Baden in White” day. Lots of people dress in white and join in celebrations.  We dressed in white and used it as an opportunity to share the Gospel.

 

Here are some more pics that show you how the day went.

 

  

  

 

14th July   Outreach in Baden – Austria…

We had 2 outreach times.  Just before the lunch break and just before the going home time.  These were good times when there are more people on the streets.  This evening a group of around 20 teenagers from Singapore stopped to watch and listen to the Gospel presentation. They even videoed the message!  Afterwards 2 of them told me they are Christians and they stopped to cause their group to stop.  It worked! How amazing!  The Gospel message has no boundaries!

 

“REACH the VALE” – Working with OM and OAC in the UK.  July 2011

7-9 July  Our small team – (Left to Right) – John, Jerry, Megan, Carrie, Dave (& Gareth not in picture) – are part of a very large team working together with Operation Mobilisation and Open Air Campaigners UK.

We have had great opportunities to share the Gospel in various streets and towns in the Vale of Glamorgan – South Wales – United Kingdom. Open-air in Bridgend, Penarth, Barry and Cardiff streets. Plus door-knocking and surveys for a local church in Cosmeston, near Penarth.  We also shared the Gospel at a children’s meeting, a Bbq and a youth event. Praise God with us for the lives that have been touched.

3-7 July – Have been doing outreach in various places around the Vale of Glamorgan – near Cardiff.  (Pic above was taken in the main street of Barry on Monday afternoon 4th July).

2nd July – Stayed overnight with friends in the same street where we lived in Gloucestershire England.  Having an “Aussie BBQ” in their back garden for lunch. Then it’s off to Wales for a week and a bit of ministry in “Reach the Vale” with OM and OAC.  (More news and pics soon).

30th June – In Hong Kong airport for the 2nd leg of my trip to UK. Next stop Frankfurt (overnite) and then arriving UK on Friday to start ministry in Wales on Saturday. No in-flight movies (as machine broken) so $100 duty free voucher from Qantas instead + I got to sleep 6 hours! How good is that! God looks after His staff. But please pray for this six week ministry and follow my blog on www.teachandtell.org Thanks.

Hong King airport… 

I am on my way. Check the “Calendar” page for itinerary.

 

TAMWORTH COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL – January 2011

From 17 – 23 January I was encouraged to be able to minister at the SU Gospel Music Tent in Tamworth. Lots of people came to hear the great music and periodically (as the musicians needed a rest) I painted and preached a short Gospel Message to those in attendance.  Below are a few of the finished sketchboard “paintings”.

For further details please email…     dave@teachandtell.org

One thought on “Previous Ministry Blogs

  1. Pastor Gummadi Ebenezer

    Dear Most Beloved Teach and tell

    I greet you in the wonderful name of Christ Jesus,

    First of all I praise God for this wonderful Opportunity to share my ministry activities with you, we know these are the last days and Satan is doing his level best to crush down the children of God to destroy the kingdom of God. In the same time God’s Children are preceding forward with a determination to Collapse the walls of the enemy I sincerely acknowledge ourselves as one among them. We are Striving every our nerve to spread the kingdom of God In India. This is the reason why God save me from sin, Curse and eternal condemnation.

    We have an energetic team of Pastors, evangelist; Youth members all are in Lord’s work. We reach rural and coastal areas. In a month we Visit number of villages. We arrange street meetings, Seminars and convention. Church planting is the main Activity of our Gospel work, and relief and Development work. Many of our pastors do not have any Houses and also they have no constructed churches. They conduct the prayers in thatched houses, under Trees and sometimes on waysides. But we are Steadfast to see that the Lord’s work is done. We have no any connected with any organization and we have no Support from anywhere outside.

    We have a faith Library. We collect books from different people and Display them in our library. In a day many people Visit our library and enjoy reading the books. We have a nice library staff that is working voluntarily to assist me in the library work. We need a great deal of Christian literature such as Bibles, tract and Magazines and books and spiritual books. We Carry this Literature to unrecalled areas and distribute to People for free of cost our library staff members are all married and they have to look after their Families. But they have no help from anywhere. We are looking forward for a mighty helping hand like yours to support our pastors and library workers.

    We have an Orphanage in which we are looking after 40 children when we found them they were shelter less and away from comfort and parental love. We collect donations from our fellow Christians to meet their needs. We need some generous sponsors to take for these orphans. In fact their condition is very pathetic. Please remember them in your regular Prayers. for I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me, I was naked and you gave me clothing, I was sick and you took care of me, I was in prison and you visited me.” Matthew 25:35,36. Other than this we have social welfare and Relief and development activities such as leprosy Eradication food for widows and aged peoples, HIV, Health Centers, destitute peoples tailoring center etc.

    As I share all these Things please take a step to visit India once and see our ministry to support us and encourage us. I know we cannot do the ministry single-handed your co Operation and encouragement will enable us to do a lot of ministry. If God reveals you some things about my Ministry could you please share it with me? I may be knocking at your door at an odd time. But I have the Promise knock it shall be opened. If you could kindly hear my knock at your door, please make convenience be opened, you’re kind generous door for me. Kindly visit my place India, I will arrange gospel meetings and pastors seminary. I Whole-heartly invite you to India. Please see my Ministry; if you feel I deserve your encouragement Please take a kind step to lift me up, because I have been in a desperate condition. I earnestly need your Kind interference into my ministry. I wish to have your leadership, and guidance. I will sincerely and honestly follow your instructions to develop my Ministry in India. We will have a banker that you suggest me. If you wish I am here ready to send you all the pictures of my ministry. It is just to impress you to have opinion to visit me. If you could once come I hope in the Lord there will be a lot of Improvement in our ministry. We will be able to operate new activities to attract people towards Jesus and make them commit their lives to Jesus. Please pray for us as we for you. I await your kind and favorable Response.

    Yours ever in His eternal bonds.

    Pastor Gummadi Ebenezer
    Gospel Outreach Ministries
    15 Th word, Beside Vamsadara Rice Mill
    Garuvu Road
    Repalle-522265
    A.P. S. India
    http://www.gospeloutreach-ministries.org

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