Posts Tagged ‘volunteeering’

Bishop Drennan in India “not as a traveller but as a volunteer and friend” Comments 0

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

For over 25 years the bishop of Palmerston North, Charles Drennan, has volunteered for a month at the Raphael Ryder Cheshire Centre in Dehra Dun, India where he works with tuberculosis patients, special needs adults and children whose parents had leprosy. Drennan left for his most recent visit at the beginning of November. “Sometimes I’m asked Read more

Saving his life by volunteering Comments 0

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

It’s not unusual to experience setbacks in life, and most people, with the right support, can overcome them. But sometimes, a tragic circumstance such as a difficult childhood or the death of a loved one can set us off course. In these situations it takes a special encounter to get back on track and make Read more