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Tragedy and Triumph

March 16, 2015

The cruel murder of a Christian couple at a brick kiln in Kot Radha Kishan last November shocked the world. Starfish Pakistan director, Anser Javed, together with Khalid Shehzad, visited…

Multiplying talents

November 20, 2014

Rubina is a great role model. When I talked to the teaching team at the Holy Shepherd Grammar School in Karachi, several of them said that they had been inspired…

From Mike’s journal

October 29, 2014

Today we visited two remarkable Christian schools – one on the northern edge of Lahore, the other in a town one hour outside the city. Both schools are led by…

To Waheedabad with love

September 14, 2014

Walter is a language teacher and a Bible Teacher. He travels a lot – but he always returns to his beloved village. Walter, who has been fortunate enough to study,…

We sold our wedding bed…

August 23, 2014

For ten years, Zafar worked with a group of nuns among poor Christians in Johore Town, a suburb of Lahore. When the sisters opened a school in 1999, Zafar joined…

How can we not help?

April 23, 2014

Three hours down the main road to the southwest is a city of Sahiwal and just before it is a turning to the left that leads to a village. It…

The Joy of Giving

December 29, 2013

What is it about Christmas that makes it so special for many? Is it the thought: “What do I want for Christmas?” Or is it: “What shall I give?” Yes,…

Looking to the future

November 26, 2013

While in Karachi we visited the CEO of a major Education Fund that received a multi-million pound grant from DFID (UK) to promote education in Sindh Province. We spent a…

Life with one arm

November 9, 2013

I have met Kanwal and her family before and I am inspired by them. She lives with her parents and four siblings in a simple home and they struggle to…

Going the extra mile

November 7, 2013

You may have read the story of Tahir Memorial School in the recent Newsletter. Tahir was killed in a botched robbery in a village area in 2011. In his memory…

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