Tops Food: providing employment while serving the community

Tops Food: providing employment while serving the community

Photo: Tops Food was launched this week as a innovative response to the closure of the The Tops in the wake of the coronavirus crisis. Faced with no customers, no income and a staff of more than 100, The Tops Conference Centre is responding to the challenges posed by...
Reflection Room: a safe space in an uncertain world

Reflection Room: a safe space in an uncertain world

Chaplain Moni Guidon in the Reflection Room, a space she has created in her workplace, at Coffs Haven residential aged care service, in response to the heightened tension among staff and residents during the COVID-19 crisis. Staff, residents and visiting relatives at...
Talking 100 Years – Spiritual Leadership

Talking 100 Years – Spiritual Leadership

Issue One: A Fresh Hope Horizon Paper – March 2020   Introduction: Fresh Hope has five strategic themes emerging from our ethos within a 100-year horizon framework. One of these is Spiritual Leadership. The primary objective is: To raise and release courageous...
When Chaplains Retreat: A Time for Growth, Connection and Hope

When Chaplains Retreat: A Time for Growth, Connection and Hope

The 2020 Fresh Hope Chaplains Retreat was a replenishing haven for those who work tirelessly on the front line of Fresh Hope’s community ministry. Twenty-five chaplains gathered for the annual retreat from February 24-26 at The Tops Conference Centre for three and a...
Gathering to Invest in Emerging Generations

Gathering to Invest in Emerging Generations

A determined passion fuels Fresh Hope’s Generations Conference: to do for the next generation what previous generations have made possible for us. Thirty-five children’s, youth and young adults pastors and leaders gathered at The Tops Conference Centre from February...
Pioneers Embark on “Frontier” Journey

Pioneers Embark on “Frontier” Journey

‘Fresh Hope Pioneering’ exists to champion new, adventurous and transformative expressions of Gospel communities, with the vision of growing and reproducing Christ loving communities marked by joy! With this is mind, we have embarked on a spiritual leadership journey...