Please pray for our 7 student council members who will meet this Saturday 14th February in Dublin for the second student council meeting. These students are the representative voice of their CU members, and help shape and direct the student movement. Pray for safe travel and wisdom and a fun day as they meet.
The Hub, centralised student training in Dublin city centre, starts again tonight in Immanuel Church at 6:30pm. CU members are invited to come for training and teaching. It’s an evening for students to think Biblically through big topics. Pray for students to attend and for staff who are training and teaching.
There are exciting weeks ahead for Trinity, UCD and Queen’s University Mission Weeks only around the corner. These weeks are full of opportunity for the CU to reach out to students on their campuses with the wonderful news of the gospel. CU members have worked hard at organising, planning and advertising events that are held […]
TO GROW…. Encounter When? 8th June – 6th July Where? Greystones, Co. Wicklow What? Embracing the truth of being “Beloved, Sent Ones”, Encounter is a student ministry internship which deepens one’s understanding of our identity as children of God who have been set ‘free to love’ God and others well. In the context of rich community among Irish […]
IFES Ireland Board member, Claire, writes: In September 1991 I headed off to Edinburgh to study Physiotherapy. Rather than being filled with a great sense of anticipation and joy at my new found freedom, I was filled with dread and a huge sense of disappointment and failure. My A level results were not what I […]
Johnny and Ann McClean write: Bangkok is the size of County Cork; it’s half the size of Northern Ireland. Our family moved to Bangkok in 2011 to pioneer International student ministry in the many universities there. Thailand is an open country where we can talk to people about Jesus. But just like Ireland we have […]
Dublin region CU Staff Worker, Catrin, writes: “Everyone has two sets of beliefs, the one they say they believe and the one they act on. What they act on is what they really believe.” – Francis Schaeffer In the midst of the World Cup frenzy Len and I headed to Germany for the IFES run […]
Munster region CU Staff Worker, Peter, writes: “I believe it’s true and I want to follow Jesus, but if I left Islam, I fear what would happen to me from my family, friends and everyone I’ve ever known.” These are the (paraphrased) words of a North African student 2 weeks after the International Student Outreach […]
The doors to the Dublin International Outreach (DIO) open next Monday, 14th July in Immanuel Church, Bachelors Walk. The DIO team will meet for the first team meeting on Sunday. Pray for safe travel as many of them come from across Ireland and abroad. Pray for unity and good team dynamics over the two weeks. […]
The IFES Crew are heading down to Greystones for their end of year team days on Monday and Tuesday. These days are a time of reflection, business, planning and thanksgiving for the year that has been. Pray for the Staff as they meet together for the final time before summer. Pray for two restful days […]