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Servants: Re-Imagine Internship – Live Prayerfully In A Slum With The Poor

The Re-imagine Internship is a fresh format within Servants, and we offer it annually within different Asian mega-cities. It runs anywhere from 4-6 weeks and comprises a structured group briefing at the beginning, an immersion experience in the middle weeks, and a group debriefing at the end. The internship is designed so you learn through […]

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US Tour In November 2015.

I am finalising my trip to the US in November to visit groups interested in the issues I raise in my book The Jihad of Jesus. My plan is to fly out Nov 6 morning from Brisbane to Detroit stay in Detroit Nov 6-9 to take part as a special Christian guest in the Islamic […]

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Live With Us For Two Weeks

Hey Why Not Invite Some Friends And Come And Live In Our Community This two-week residential experience creates a space for a small group of people from any (or no) faith tradition to explore spirituality, community and compassion together with people from the Waiters Union in West End, Brisbane. Connect with others who want to […]

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Messy Peacemaking

Canberra Event: The Messy Challenges To Peacemaking Public Meeting with Sarah Thompson, International Executive Director of Christian Peacemaker Teams, with the topic “Dealing With The Messy Challenges to Peacemaking In Environments of Fear Sparked By Terrorist Activity” – This is an open meeting held at St. Marks National Theological Centre (15 Blackall St, Barton) in […]

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Live With Us For Two Weeks

Hey Why Not Invite Some Friends And Come And Live In Our Community This two-week residential experience creates a space for a small group of people from any (or no) faith tradition to explore spirituality, community and compassion together with people from the Waiters Union in West End, Brisbane. Connect with others who want to […]

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Witnessing Gaza

Witnessing Gaza: Actions, Readings, Community, and Prayer As we compose this newsletter a 72 hour cease fire is in effect. We pray that this latest outbreak of death and destruction has ceased. We also allow ourselves to hope that the horror and outrage expressed across the world will serve to move governments to act to […]

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Opportunity To Get InDEEP

‘Join us in India for seven weeks exploring an on-the-ground grass-roots Christian response to poverty, violence and oppression.’ Dave Andrews TEAR-DEEP-Brochure-2015 IndiaDEEP

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Meet Dave At Conference In Germany

Dave Andrews is speaking for a week at the Christian Community Development Conference, in Stuttgart Germany from May 19th to May 23rd  http://www.ccdnetwork.de/index.php/en/programme-overview  

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Give The Gift Of Refuge

Refugee Tri Nguyen marches on Canberra with a boat for better treatment of asylum seekers. You are invited to help walk (or run) from Brunswick to Canberra (EASTER 2014) to deliver a gift: a boat, to parliament. Tri Nguyen walks to Canberra to say thank you for the kindness he received as a refugee. Photo: Angela Wylie […]

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Devotions & Connections Matter

What Motivates People of Faith to Serve Thy Neighbor? Studies Find Prayer, Beliefs, Social Ties All Matter Posted: 01/09/2014 10:55 am What motivates religious individuals to volunteer at a community food bank, or to care for the sick or to build houses and schools for neighbors in their community and across the world? Is it […]

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Be The Change – Global Campaign

As you may by now be aware, BE THE CHANGE is a global public awareness campaign that seeks to inspire and celebrate citizen action, and thereby raise awareness about civic space, the importance of it and our need to protect it. The BE THE CHANGE website is now live and ready for your stories of citizen action! This platform will serve […]

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Come For Two Weeks In December

Community Orientation Course (Two weeks) Come and join us in West End, Brisbane, Australia for two weeks in December. The course is a two-week, grass-roots, face-to-face, show-and-tell, do-it-and-discuss-it intro to Christ-centred community work. A range of inputs from people involved with aborigines, refugees and people with dis-abilities in the neighbourhood. Most of the time participants […]

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