2015 marks 50 years since the beginning of Christian Leaders Training College in the highlands of PNG. It is a year of celebrations in PNG and around the South Pacific. The College has been honoured by this stamp issue. You can order these in PNG here or in Australia by emailing Max Stern Co. You can read the College News 5oth […]
Another happy occasion was Missions Sunday at our church. Pastor Roy & Janet Funu from the Solomon Islands were our guest speakers. I taught them at CLTC in the early 80s. They have been missionaries to Australia for 26 years. Recently they began a new ministry called NewLife Melanesia. The theme of our day was […]
In remembrance of the ANZAC landing at Gallipoli 100 years ago, we want to offer a booklet written by David called ‘Up the Track with JESUS – Reflections on KOKODA for Men.’ It was on the KOKODA Track in 1942 that the ANZAC spirit, begun at Gallipoli in 1915, was so clearly demonstrated.
We were sent this word by Johnny Enlow of California that was given in March 2015. We are very excited about this as we will be in all these three places this year! Last night in a vision sequence I was taken around the world on the back of a rainbow feathered eagle. It was pretty […]
On 21st June 2014, Bek Palmer and Brad Harriman were united in marriage after a fairy tale-like courtship. What a wonderful occasion it was for everyone. Our church family have been praying with Bek for the right man for some time now. She grew up in the church and recently became our part-time pastor of […]
It has been a pleasure to get out and about representing Canberra Declaration and the National Day of Prayer & Fasting and the 40 Days of Prayer & Fasting this year.
It has been our great privilege to represent the Canberra Declaration and the National Day of Prayer and Fasting and 40 Days of Prayer and Fasting at 3 special places in January. 1. We journeyed up the mountain for the day to take part in the CMS Summer School at Mt Tamborine on 4 January. […]
Producing a Canberra Declaration Good News Update fortnightly takes many hours. We try to base each one on a foundation of prayer. David likes to include this in his 4-5 pm prayer walks. We also pray each morning together about the work of the day after our ‘diary check’ time at breakfast. With God’s leading, […]
Every December, we have two special days to affirm our love and commitment to each other as we celebrate the anniversary of our wedding at CLTC in PNG on 3rd Dec 1983 and the anniversary of meeting a year earlier in Madang in PNG on the 12th Dec 1982. Because David had suggested going on […]
What a wonderful 60th Birthday celebration it was for David. It began with sunrise on our verandah at 4.53 am then a half hour’s drive to NW Brisbane and half an hour narrow windy climb up 600 metres to one of our favourite spots, Mt Glorious, in the the dense preserved bushlands of Brisbane Forest Park in […]