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6
Oct

Student Movement Update August 2020

The element of TRUST in our ministry…  “Mustard provided us with the resources, support, and so much encouragement… and that’s how [our Lunchtime Group] Revival began.” Recently we’ve asked some of our student leaders to share their testimony in video form for a number of partnership initiatives we’ve developed, and the above quote is one of the many highlights we’ve

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10
Sep

Goodbye Izzy!

Goodbye Izzy! This month we said goodbye to Izzy, our Mustard Live Team Leader. Izzy joined the team last year as a volunteer helping Kane with all things Mustard Live. Not long after this, Izzy became the Mustard Live Team Leader Herself! She is a talented actress and was a wonderful addition to our Live team bringing enthusiasm and imagination

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10
Sep

Prayer for our Year 12’s – Jemima

Prayer for our Year 12’s By Jemima Knox Hi there, our Year 12s need your prayer! Imagine being in Year 12 again – all those exams, ‘post-school’ choices and life stresses…on top of that dealing with school online, no 18th birthday parties and COVID lockdown! Well, that’s what our Year 12s are going through at the moment and just like

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10
Aug

Student Movement Update June 2020

Over the last few months, our Student Movement team has doubled down our support for our amazing student leaders who continue to gather together to pray and encourage each other.  We’re halfway through 2020 and it’s been an odd year to say the least! I’ve observed that one of the most obvious changes that COVID has brought to our lives

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10
Aug

Supporting Student Leaders online – Jemima

Supporting LTG leaders online By Jemima Knox Lockdown 2.0. Here we are again. For the past 4 months our Lunchtime Groups have been disrupted. In Term 1, our groups met in person – in a room, in person, at lunchtime with time to study God’s word, to pray together and to support each other. Term 2 flipped that on its head. Schools began teaching

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10
Aug

Seeds of Change Appeal June 2020

Seeds of Change Appeal 2020 There are many factors that go into running Mustard, and at the beginning of 2020 we saw a lot of them change. A few long serving staff members departed to continue their journeys, a new Director started, and a global pandemic hit meaning our student lunchtime groups could no longer meet in person and we couldn’t go into

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7
May

Directors Desk April 2020

I have officially been on board at Mustard for two and half weeks now and in that short time there has been so much to thank God for. I have been so encouraged to hear stories of how Mustard has changed people’s lives. I recently attended a zoom meeting of youth ministers in the Anglican church. After I introduced myself,

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7
May

Easter in Isolation

Reflections on spending Easter in isolation… (Photo: Our office courtyard taken right before isolation came into effect)  People all around the globe experienced a different kind of Easter this year. With most countries in lockdown, a time usually spent with family and friends was reduced to virtual contact. For Christians, Easter isn’t just about chocolate eggs and a long weekend,

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5
May

Student Movement Update April 2020

Lunchtime Groups in a time of ‘learn from home’…   What a month it has been! Just a few weeks ago, we were planning for events and programs that we would attend or run, but everything shifted under our feet very quickly. However, I am pleased to say that despite the structural changes to life and schooling as a result of

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2
Apr

Student Movement Update March 2020

Introducing our new Mustard Web-App!   Since 2016 and perhaps even earlier, the Mustard team has had a vision for creating a digital platform to serve our students in their ministry at school. The Mustard Web-App is the first iteration of that vision. We consider technology a blessing and a tool for serving ministry in this day and age, and

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