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Westmead Childrens Hospital says, “thankyou Lifewords!!”

The Children’s hospital at Westmead, Sydney is a major referral hospital for seriously ill children. They draw patients from multicultural Sydney, NSW and the other States, and even patients from overseas. Kate Bradbury is one of 8 Chaplaincy staff who work in the hospital and they use SGM Lifewords’ booklets to bring comfort and healing […]

A great celebration!

Over 90 people were able to join us in Sydney to celebrate 125 years of SGM Lifewords ministry. It was a terrific night of sharing, eating, exhortation and celebration as we thanked God for this faith mission He has sustained over the years. Our prayers, hopes and dreams are for many more years of reaching […]

Pastor Gunar Sahari from Indonesia in Sydney!

On Saturday, 25th May, we celebrate 125 years of SGM Lifewords’ ministry. To celebrate and highlight our work in the Asia-Pacific region, Pastor Gunar Sahari will join us! Gunar is the Indonesian Director for SGM Lifewords and has an incredible ministry among the poor and needy of Jakarta. He gave up a well-paid, middle class […]

125 year Celebration Dinner in Sydney….! 25th May, 2013

SGM Lifewords invites you to celebrate 125 years with us! It’s a significant milestone and we would love you to come and see how the Lord has used this ministry over the years to spread His Word and bring hope to literally millions. To book a table of 6 or RSVP personally, please fill in […]

How else would a street child hear of Jesus?

At 9am, a pair of Pavement Project workers meet to pray and plan their day. Every Saturday, they visit an area of Jakarta known as Cideng, a slum community of nearly 3000 people living illegally between a railway line and a waterway. Here, there are hundreds of children who spend their days begging, rummaging the […]

Reaching those in and around the porn industry

People in and around the porn industry usually hear one message from Christians and other religious folk: You’re evil. But for “Porn Pastor” Craig Gross and his team, they want to bring a different message. “This whole “Jesus loves you” project came out of this untraditional ministry I started called XXXChurch.com . We go to […]

Summer Mission give 5000 portions of Scripture

Beach Missions give God’s Word to Aussie holiday makers It’s difficult to start a God-conversation with a stranger, but with a few creative Bible resources and a relaxed environment, hearts start to open. This year, 50 Scripture Union mission teams set up tents in beachside caravan parks, offering fun activities and a spiritual connection for […]

Sydney Newspaper writes of our Summer mission

The Sydney Morning Herald wrote an article about the Beach Mission activity that we will take part in this Summer! Read on… Sun and salvation make a divine holiday for fun-seeking souls SANDCASTLES and surf lessons might seem unlikely places to find the good news of Jesus Christ thousands of children on family holidays along […]

30,000 Muslims need a church

In a village of over 30,000 Muslims, not one Christian church exists – until now. At the Moriah Theological Seminary, over 160 young students are training to be missionaries and Church planters. In their 3rd year of study, they are trained with SGM Lifewords‘ evangelism tool, The Visible Story. Then, they are sent for a […]

God’s Word in Prison

Matthew 25:39-40 (NIV) “Lord, when did we see you sick or in prison and go to visit you?’ 40 “The King will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.’ If anyone needs the love, hope and restoration of Jesus, it’s […]