Stories of change – Lisiua

Canvas | Issue 91: Engaging with Culture Through a Gospel Lens     Lisiua is studying a Master of Arts in Psychology at the University of Auckland and has found being part of the TSCF group Sola Scriptura a real help to her faith. She shares some of her...

Stories of change – Finlay

Canvas | Issue 90: True Witness   Finlay is a recent graduate of Massey University, who made a commitment to follow Christ in his final year as a student. He shares some of his journey with us. Tell us a bit about yourself. I grew up in Christchurch, where I...

From Hawkes Bay to World Assembly

Alec Wi­­­lls is completing his first year of a Bachelor of Agriculture degree at Lincoln University. Here he discusses his story with TSCF staff Tim Hodge. Well done on getting to the end of your first year! How did you come to be studying at Lincoln? I worked as a...

Hearing the call

The grey-haired pastor spoke directly to Hanli Liu as he preached: You have to be absolutely sure of the gospel; you have nothing else to bring. You have to believe in the power of the Holy Spirit; nothing will happen without the Holy Spirit. Stephen Turner’s...

Freedom in God’s love

Hine Tihore didn’t know any other Christians on campus, so she would head to the smokers’ area by herself to pray. Each day she sat on a wooden bench sheltered by kowhai and pohutukawa at the Massey University campus in Wellington, and she talked to God. “I was...

Stewarding creation

“I’m not embarrassed for people to know that I’m a Christian.” Amy Harrison, a third year engineering student, wasn’t always bold about her faith. She became a Christian at the age of 6, when her family lived in rural Taranaki. Her family moved to Waikato, and a new...