December 2020

And the Light shines in the darkness John 1:5 As we look forward to Christmas we remember those in poorer countries that are really struggling this year. Burkina Faso, for example, has been struggling with terrorists which have attacked rural communities, causing them...

November 2020

The Lord is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble. Nahum 1:7 What a strange time we are living through. England is now back in lockdown and the NHS is struggling with the rising numbers of Covid cases. Hull has one of the highest rates of infection and I pray that...

September 2020

Blessed is he who considers the poor; The Lord will deliver him in times of trouble. Psalm 41:1 Hello everyone!  Since I last wrote to you all we have had another grandson – baby Samuel was born in August. We thank God for his safe arrival and the opportunity...

June 2020

God is our ever present help in times of trouble. Psalm 46:1 I hope that you are all well as the easing of lockdown begins in our country. Our shops are now open and our volunteers are working hard to sort out the donations we have received. Our dry season projects in...

May 2020

  It is more blessed to give than to receive. Acts 20:35 I hope and pray that you are all safe during this difficult time of lockdown. Alistair is still working in Beverley 3 days a week sorting medical aid – our volunteers have all had to isolate and so he...

February 2020

The strength of the righteous shall be exalted Psalm 75:10  Alistair and I travelled to Ghana in January to see the projects that Jacob’s Well Appeal have been working on. We visited several dry season farming projects, three smaller ones run by Saraha Advocates...