Outback Patrol
Home Page of Australia's Outback Patrol
Home Page Site Map Opportunity Down Under About Outback Patrol Contact Us
         
     
   
Email Share and/or Bookmark
   
         
   

Internet Playschool

Twelve-year-old Rachel Timperon is miles ahead of her grandad, Pastor Ron Clarke, when it comes to serving the people, and the www.

Her clergyman grandad only now mastered the internet, but his diminutive granddaughter not only told him how to do it, but has set up her own page, and e-mails monthly news to youngsters her own size.

The internet calls her contacts 'subscribers', but no money changes hands. It's called 'ekidis world' and adults love it. It is a mixture of children's news and Christian support, and schools say it supports their teaching roles.

It costs Grandad Ron on-line fees, but Rachel gives everything away free. Grandad Ron preached to only a hundred people each week for his whole life, but Rachel can talk to hundreds every day by e-mail. It's based in Australia's remotest island south (Tasmania), and flashes to the most remote outback homestead and across the world, instantly.

Rachel won't say when her birthday is, but she remembers everyone else's. She only knows the English language, but e-mails in four computer formats. She has her own e-mail address: rachel@tassie.net.au

Ron's love for Jesus Christ and people showed up in his descendants. Rachel says Outback Patrol put her in touch with unreachable outback children with this. Pastor Ron is toward the end of his working life, but Rachel is at the beginning of hers.

Ron has gathered most of his 'fruit', as in Psalm 126:6, but Rachel still has her greatest harvest ahead.

Editor: For a photo of Rachel, etc., email your request to her, and she'll try to send you one by return. Rachel at: rachel@tassie.net.au

   
         
    Back to Return to previous page Previous Page    
         
   
   
         
   

Remember: 'Don't back out on the outback!'

Opportunity down under Go to our opportunity down under page.

Home Page Back to Outback Patrol's Home Page.

   
         
   
Site Map   Top
   
     
         
Outback Patrol footer
   
Report Problems to  
36 Georges Crescent, Georges Hall, NSW, Australia 2198
All pages in this site © Copyright 2005-2018 by Outback Patrol