Monthly Archives: November 2012

Safe arrival

November 30th, 2012 (No Comments)

We are pleased to report that Mirian and Dinger have arrived safely and are reunited with their family after a long journey.  Remember them as they settle back into everything they are involved with and pray for wisdom for us in planning future trips – both for them and for us!


November 29th, 2012 (No Comments)

Miriam and Dinger left Norwich this morning to start on their long journey back to Peru.  Exactly the same thing happened as happened last time Miriam left in 2007 – there was a beautiful rainbow in the sky.  What an amazing reminder of God’s love and hope!  We do rejoice at God’s goodness to us […]

Many blessings

November 28th, 2012 (No Comments)

Looking forward to the 11th hour

November 27th, 2012 (No Comments)

As Thursday approaches there is a certain amount of sadness as we prepare to say good-bye to our dear friends Miriam and Dinger….yet at the same time I am full of expectation because I know that God often surprises us at the last minute.  He has been so good to us, He is faithful and […]


November 26th, 2012 (No Comments)

I came across some statistics today: 49.57% of the world’s population are women.  Women are the most frequent victims of the worst poverty and violence and they are often left to face their challenges alone.  The women HSF is committed to helping often feel alone – let down by ‘the system’ as they face great […]


November 25th, 2012 (No Comments)

As Miriam and Dinger are due to travel back to us tomorrow, can you please remember them in your prayers that the journey will go as planned because of the bad weather we have recently experienced

Our little island

November 23rd, 2012 (No Comments)

When you look at a map of the world, the UK seems so tiny!  Yet when you are here, some places seem a really long distance away.  One such place is Edinburgh – that is where our Peruvian visitors are now!  As they come to the end of their stay in Great Britain, having been […]

Christmas shopping

November 20th, 2012 (No Comments)

I guess by now many of you have started your Christmas shopping!  This is just to remind you that we have some alternative gifts on our website – why not consider these for the person who has everything?   Each time you make a purchase, you will be helping someone in Peru who is in […]

Let them eat cake!

November 19th, 2012 (No Comments)

The 10 year-old daughter of one of our ‘madrinas’ held a cake sale at her church yesterday morning.  She had wanted to do something to raise funds in order to provide their lady in prison with a much-needed mattress.  After a lot of hard work helping her Mum in the kitchen the previous day, the […]

The next generation

November 15th, 2012 (No Comments)

We have been very encouraged lately by some amazing young people!  We have met young people with a passion for making a difference in the world in which we live and it seems some new people are coming on board on our HSF adventures, whether by wanting to fundraise or go and get involved in […]