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Romania

Szuszi’s wedding – Jan’s Romanian diary

October 14, 2011 News
Thumbnail image for Szuszi’s wedding – Jan’s Romanian diary [Click on an image to enlarge] Wed Sept 28th Arrived in Romania – temperature 28 degrees! We were dressed for the autumn!! Andor met us at the airport – with two bunches of flowers for Karen and Jan! That was a “first” for both ladies – flowers at the airport! We met the family, unpacked […]
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Szuszi and Andor Farkas’ wedding photos

October 2, 2011 News
Thumbnail image for Szuszi and Andor Farkas’ wedding photos We have received two photos of the happy couple from our team in Romania. No doubt there will be more to come so watch this space, but it is great to be able to share in their happiness, even if only from a distance. [Click on an image to enlarge] Tweet This Post
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Making Sense of Romania?

March 31, 2011 Romania
Visiting a country with a different history and culture you find that while some things are similar other things are well … different. For example in French cars the lever that should enable you to indicate turning right turns the windscreen wipers on instead. When you go to Romania you will find that Romanian ladies […]
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MBC Romanian Church Handout – 1991

March 31, 2011 Romania
This is a fascinating document! The original call to MBC members to raise money for Romania. In the event the sum required, £7,000, was raised in just 6 weeks and was the start of the strong relationship which we have recently been celebrating: Tweet This Post
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Church Twinning Invitation – 1990

March 31, 2011 Romania
This is a copy of the invitation from Manastur Baptist Church in Cluj inviting us to twin churches with them. Rather than convert this into text, we thought it more interesting to show it as a scanned image in its original format: Tweet This Post
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Romania Saturday conference

March 30, 2011 Romania
If day two was a day of rest, our Romanian guests soon found themselves back in harness on Saturday. A conference titled Living and Witness to the Gospel gave all three churches: Cluj, Cerefalva and Moortown the opportunity to come together and share how they live and witness to the gospel within their own particular […]
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“Visiting Romania” by Karen C. Ross

March 24, 2011 Romania
Although I helped to raise money for the Romanian projects over the years I was unable to actually go to Romania as I was always teaching when the groups set off. However as soon as I retired I joined a group in March 2009 and headed out for a visit. We flew out from Luton […]
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Romanian Visitors Arrive!

March 24, 2011 News Archive
Welcome! There was a warm welcome in more ways than one for our visitors from Romania yesterday. Following a journey which for some had taken more than fourteen hours the delight at stepping out into the unseasonably warm Leeds sunshine was abundantly clear. Handshakes, hugs and kisses were exchanged and shared as members of MBC’s […]
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Questions from Romania since 1990

February 26, 2011 Haddon's Blog
The trunk of my Romanian experience is composed of Romanian people of profound faith and hardworking commitment to Christian life and witness. And round the core, sprouting from the trunk, are questions, questions. Questions we with them have to think about and to answer in practice.
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“Memories of Mrs G” by Karen Ross

February 9, 2011 Romania
Looking back over the past twenty years I cannot believe how fast it has gone. The mind can plays tricks and my memories may differ from others but here goes. I was in Paul and Jean Hicks’ house group at the time and heard first-hand of the problems experienced by the churches and the people in Cluj and the small village of Stejeris.
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