News from Abroad

July 8th, 2010 by Church Admin Leave a reply »

News from Dipty Linda and James Pender

The latest letter arrived just a little late to be included in the April issue of Update.

In the last year their work with the Church of Bangladesh has seen significant change in the following areas.

  • External evaluation process of the CBSDP
  • · Consecration of new Bishop of Kushtia
  • · New approach to schooling through multi-lingual education
  • · Planning new project on adaptation to climate change.

The letter gives much interesting information on all these aspects. Copies of the letter are available at either door of Panbride Church  We were able to meet and hear from Bishop Samuel Sunil Mankhim the new Bishop of Kushtia at our morning service on 30 May.

In your prayers James and Linda have suggested you ask that

  • · God  continue to bless and guide the work in climate change adaptation.
  • · God would keep watch on Linda’s mother who is quite frail, her father and neighbours who are vulnerable being tribal and Christian minority particularly after the violence they suffered last year.
  • · The love of God would touch the hearts of the men, women and children they are working with and that they would be effective in their activities to uplift them.


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