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Please help us to spread the message


I realise that this may be a slightly unusual blog entry but I am hoping that some of my readers may be able to assist me.

The Christian House Sitters service is becoming well known in a lot of the English speaking countries. Places like the UK, USA, Canada, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand. For obvious reasons it is much harder getting known in the countries where the main language is not English.

If, therefore, you have any contacts would you mind telling them about us?

Naturally feel free to spread the word to Christians and churches in English speaking countries as well.

At the moment we are really needing more houses in Europe. So if you have contact with Christians or churches please pass on the news.

Not sure what to say?

Here is a suggestion:

Christian House Sitters is an internet based service.
Christians who want to take a holiday and need someone to look after their home and or pets can register.
Christians who need a break can register.
Christian House Sitters will bring the two halves together.
This way many Christians who could not afford a holiday will be enabled to take a break and see other countries.

Will benefit by being able to have short or long breaks in their own country or abroad.
Their only expense will be the actual cost of travelling to and from the destination.
They will know that they are helping another Christian and that when they arrive they will be introduced to the home owners Church and Christian friends.

Will benefit from being able to leave their home and animals in the care of a Christian having confidence that they will love the animals and care for the property honestly.
They will also know that you are helping another Christian to have a holiday.
They have the added security of being able to ask prospective House Sitters for a reference from their Church leaders.
Their only expenses are the normal gas and electricity charges
House Sitters normally cover their own telephone costs
Using someone from this site means that they will save money.
In the UK having someone to look after pets costs an average of £200 per week.
The majority of us can’t afford that.
Also if one hires a sitter through an agency they select the person. You have no idea who you are letting into your home.
The site includes a suggested agreement for the parties to sign. This offers additional security.
Using this service they are able to make contact with potential sitters and prayerfully select the right person or people. 

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About housesitters

ABOUT Christian House Sitters Christian House Sitters is a Worldwide ministry that started in order to provide holidays for Christians and sitters for owners who needed a reliable Christian to look after their home, pets and garden. House owners do not pay anything to have their property listed. House sitters are only charged £25 per year and in return for this some enjoy numerous holidays each year. All fees from membership go to sponsor food for children at the Home of Peace Children’s Home in Kenya. This only supplies about a quarter of what is needed to feed the children so we urgently need sponsors. All funds go via our Registered Charity TLC Children’s Trust Charity Number 1156786 website N.B. Joining Christian House Sitters does NOT commit you to sponsoring a child or giving any support beyond your membership fee to these children. Although naturally if you want to support that would be greatly appreciated. We have some regular sponsors and other people who give an occasional gift. All are greatly appreciated. ABOUT RAY & MARILYN We are Marilyn & Ray White. A fun loving Christian couple who have been in Christian work for over 30 years. Marilyn was born in England but moved to Zimbabwe as a baby. At the age of 16 she moved to South Africa. Ray was born in South Africa and grew up on a farm. We met in Johannesburg and got married in 1966. Ray worked in business for many years then he worked for YfC in South Africa then went on to Bible College and Pastored a church. In 1982 we moved from South Africa to England. In addition to his theological training Ray trained in Psychology and since moving to the UK he has lectured in Psychology, counselled for the NHS and opened a Christian Counselling Centre. Marilyn is also a trained counsellor and manager. In addition to the counselling we trained Christian counsellors both in our local area and by invitation in other areas of the UK. In total over 700 people completed the training courses. Many are serving the Lord by working in or through their local churches. We also ran a secular Stress Management business. We are now semi-retired and focus our time and attention on Christian House Sitters and Ray also serves as a member of our Church Leadership Team. Ray also has an active preaching ministry and runs Christian seminars on subjects such as stress management for church groups. He has written two books. A Christian book that is a very practical workbook on Christian commitment as applied to real life. The book looks at how we can surrender ourselves more fully to God. This is looked at under the headings of Physical, Mental, Social and Spiritual commitment. The book is called Let’s Get Serious. He has also written a secular book on Stress Management called Stress Overcoming this Potential Killer. (Ray was previously Chair of the International Stress Management Association UK). News Update This book has now been released as an e-book as well A few years ago we did a 2 month House Sit in France. Whilst there we felt the Lord leading us to set up a Christian House Sitting service. Since then we have done a number of other house sits. We believe this site will benefit many Christians around the world. Feel free to contact us (BUT please no spam) NOTE: If you want a fast reply the best way to contact us is via the contact page on the Christian House Sitters website God bless you, Ray & Marilyn

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