I recently read a surprising article in the Bangkok Post called “In the Lead” which ranked Thailand #1 in the world in various categories (both positive and negative): 1)coup d’états; 2)largest rubber producer; 3)Bangkok is the most visited city in the world – 21.5 million/year; 4)most adulterous country with 51% admitting to having an affair;...
Born into a Christian Home, became a Christian as a child, and was convinced the Lord wanted me to be a missionary. After attending a missionary conference, the Lord called me to Thailand. I studied haematology and after qualifying began to seek the Lord about the next step. He arranged a meeting with 2 CIM/OMF missionaries who advised a short term trip to Thailand.
1977 – Went to Thailand as short term worker with OMF.
1977–1979 – Redcliffe Missionary Training College (Then in Chiswick, London. Women only at that time!)
1979—1983 – BCM International children’s ministry based in Bristol, UK
1983– 1992 – Missionary with Echoes of Service working mainly with children and writing Sunday school materials. Travelling extensively in Thailand holding Teacher Training Seminars.
1992—1996 – Back in UK, Bible teaching and voluntary work.
1996 –1998 – BA (Hons.) degree, Trinity College, Bristol
1998 –1999 – Worked in the Bristol OMF Office
1999—Present – with OMF in Central Thailand
HBS (Home Bible Seminary) – HBS aims to encourage and equip local Thai Christians to lead and teach in their own churches, without having to leave their homes and families to attend Bible College.The material used is a comprehensive study of each Bible book.
Schools Christmas Outreach – presenting the Christmas message in local Thai Schools. This grows each year. Currently we go to about 16 schools and present Christmas to 3750 children from 5—18 yrs of age.
Teaching and Preaching – in Thai churches, seminars and camps, whenever the opportunity arises.
PHAW (Pre Home Assignment Workshop) facilitator – helps to provide resources for a missionary’s home assignment so that missionaries are able to present their work and ministry with confidence and have the time to prepare visual aids and talks.