Elisabeth Carter

Serving every summer: Andrew Yager’s commitment to PYNSW camps

Andrew Yager, CEO of Real World Technology Solutions, and also one of our highly dedicated and passionate PYNSW Summer Camp leaders, shares with us how he got involved with PY back in the 90’s, and now what it’s like to be a leader, as well as managing the challenges of COVID-19. Andrew Yager’s church, Cherrybrook Presbyterian, has had a longstanding

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The camp must go on!

It’s happening. PY Summer Camp 2021 is happening. Did you think it would? Sarah Fabri always did! Sarah knows and advocates for the critical importance of PY camps in forming the way that young Christian men and women live for Jesus. When Sarah was 12 years old, she was invited to go along to PY’s Junior Winter Camp by friends

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Mission Possibilities: Going rural for the gospel

By John Greig Have you ever wanted to do something really useful with your life, but don’t know where to start? There are so many possibilities for service in Christian Mission that are worthy and good, but maybe you’ve never found something that’s quite the right fit for you? Here is another somewhat different suggestion. There are lots of small

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Teaching SRE, Assembly-style

Woonona Public School has grown over the last few years with new housing developments in the area. The increased number of classes and choices of Combined Christian, Catholic, Ethics and non-Scripture, combined with the school’s preference to have a class teacher present, has led to the need to teach Christian SRE classes to Years 3-6 all together in one half

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Youth ministry under lockdown – how does it work?

With Greater Sydney (and now some regional NSW areas) under an extended lockdown, many youth ministry teams have had to once again decide how to keep discipling young people amidst the restrictions. We found out from three youth leaders what they’re doing at their churches – Ruth Lee from Cornerstone Presbyterian, Hugh Prattis from Penrith Presbyterian, and Mike Eastman from

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A new SRE teacher shares the joy of teaching the Bible to kids

Amelia Ray only finished school last year, but she’s already back in the classroom teaching SRE. Amelia heard a presentation at her church, Harbourside in Coffs Harbour, about the need for more SRE teachers for the local primary school, and she was immediately struck by the conviction that this was something she should do. “I went to a public school

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