Theology / Church

Four denominations one church

I have been privileged to serve the national church in the Middle East and to see God at work. Under the local leadership of the Anglican Methodist Orthodox and Presbyterian churches I helped pastors and directors of church-run non-government organisations (NGOs) inparticular through administration for community development projects.
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People of peace

For more than 30 years God has given me a consuming passion for discipling people from a Muslim background. In this process I havealways looked for key people with great spiritual potential. In reflecting on the time I shared with these people I have learned a lot about how to minister more effectively with them.
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The best place to be

Working alongside with the national church is not to show and tell what it means to follow Jesus but to learn discern and participate in what God has already been doing amongst the local people. It is not just to say Here I am use me but to say Thank you God for using these people to teach me about humility trust and perseverance thank you for giving me the privilege to witness the mission movement amongst them in a time such as this.
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Why faith and action

Without faith it is impossible to please the Lord (Hebrews 11:6). It is tempting to quote this verse alone. But the passage it comes from lists what the great characters of the Bible did with their faith. Faith and action werent just passing acquaintances but their lifelong companions.
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When Women Speak…

Interserve worker Cathy explains why the voices of women are incredibly important in understanding Islam today and introduces abrand new forum for discussion.
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Vivienne Stacey Scholarship

Established to honour this innovative pioneer the Vivienne Stacey Scholarship is for equipping Christian women scholar-practitioners from Middle East Africa and Asia to engage with the Muslim world. It follows Viviennes heart to see women including those coming from a Muslim background trained equipped and engaged in ministry.
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