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Prayers from Tearfund General Prayer Feed

  • Taking a walk on the wild side

    It’s the lean season in South Sudan. And that means for people living in areas like Warawar in Aweil, finding food can become a walk on the wild side.
  • When loving your neighbour means leaving your home

    A heart for helping people led farming expert Dickson Gray to leave his home in the Solomon Islands to go and assist cyclone recovery work in neighbouring Vanuatu.
  • Helping cook up a secure future

    Nepal earthquake survivor Damodar Subedi is getting back on his feet after receiving food, blankets, kitchen utensils, shelter materials and a hygiene kit from Tearfund.


The Micah Challenge campaign in Australia brings together many churches and NGOs, and our friends at Urban Neighbours of Hope (UNOH) and Surrender have been working for years to disciple people in following Jesus among the poor.

You can find lots more information on Australia at the World Fact Book or on the BBC Country Profile.

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  • 22.10.2011

    Tentative Steps

    AUSTRALIA: I often feel like my relationship with integral mission is most like that between a child and a butterfly. Whenever I think I’m getting close to pinning it down, it swerves unexpectedly, dazzles and fascinates me again, takes off in a new direction. Sometimes I seem to loose it completely. But then I find […]

Full name
Commonwealth of Australia
Full area
7,741,220 sq km
Major Languages
Major Religions
Life expectancy
81.81 years
Monetary unit
1 Australian dollar = 100 cents
Main exports
coal, iron ore, gold, meat, wool, alumina, wheat, machinery and transport equipment
$41,000 (2010 est.) per capita


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