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“If I Perish, I Perish” – Free audiobook download

by Holsby Staff

September 13th, 2014 would have been Major Ian Thomas’ 100th birthday. In celebration of the founder of Torchbearers International’s life, we are offering his book “If I Perish, I Perish” as a free audiobook download for the remainder of the … Continue reading

17. September 2014 by Holsby Staff
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Irresistible Evangelism – A Review by Nivea Schnizler

by Holsby Staff

A few months ago I came across a book in the Holsby Reading Lounge (formerly the Library), called Irresistible Evangelism (Sjogren, Ping & Pollock; Group Publishing, 2003). I started reading the book with the intention of giving a short report … Continue reading

17. September 2014 by Holsby Staff
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From New Zealand to Holsby – Claudia Samuels

by Holsby Staff

Just over a year ago I arrived at Holsby, horribly jet-lagged after travelling 30 hours to get here from New Zealand and utterly bewildered, after crossing 12 time zones. However in no time at all, I ‘dove into the deep … Continue reading

02. July 2014 by Holsby Staff
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Jesus Changes Lives – 40 years of God’s Faithfulness

by Holsby Staff

“Jesus Changes Lives” was the theme for Holsby’s 40th Anniversary Retreat, and it turned out to be quite the week full of fun, fellowship and growth. Before you do anything else, check out the Anniversary Retreat video! All of Holsby’s … Continue reading

05. August 2013 by Holsby Staff
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Phone Booth Diaries

by Holsby Staff

This school term is well on its way and our students have been dying to share what’s on their minds. We tried to provide a safe place to share their thoughts with anyone who would dare listen, the Phone Booth … Continue reading

08. November 2012 by Holsby Staff
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Holsby Hospitality Team by Elke Bierau

by Holsby Staff

When the pots and pans are cleaned, dishes stacked, and tables set… When the beds are made, showers scrubbed, and the bathrooms smell fresh… When the flowers are watered, and gardens weeded… You know, the Hospitality Team has done their … Continue reading

01. August 2012 by Holsby Staff
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Summer and our maintenance team by Timo Gerle

by Holsby Staff

Holsby is a beautiful place with charming historic buildings, majestic trees, well-kept lawns and flower gardens. It’s a lot of work to maintain the beauty of the campus, and we rely on the many volunteers who spend parts of the … Continue reading

31. July 2012 by Holsby Staff
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EAT RIGHT by Brad Strohm

by Holsby Staff

Imagine a time when you were highly anticipating a night out with a special friend. You picked the restaurant and you were looking forward to putting aside other thoughts or distractions for a moment and enjoying the companionship, atmosphere and … Continue reading

30. June 2012 by Holsby Staff
Categories: Bible School, Camps & Retreats, Uncategorized | 1 comment