Christian ministry celebrates 25 years
Joy Ministries Hawke’s Bay celebrated 25 years of being in the region on Sunday, May 30. Joy Ministries is part of the Elevate Christrian Disability Trust and is an inderdenominational Christian organisation that gives people with intellectual disabilities the opportunity to worship together. The group was established in 1996 and Brad and Karen Spurgeon have been coordinating the monthly meetings held at Good News Bible Church in Havelock North for 10 years. The group celebrates birthdays, shares what has happened in their lives, worship and hear a Christian message.