a faith-based ministry by David McFarland. It came into being as a result
David was Pastor of Moira Baptist Church, Northern Ireland. He also
lectured part-time in the Irish Baptist College. He has experience in
Church planting, was an evangelist, specialising in children's evangelism
and has years of experience in training workers among children.
December 2001, when he was diagnosed with heart failure, David has been
unable to continue his active Pastoral ministry. He is waiting to receive
a heart transplant but seeks still to minister to others through the
web ministry takes a number of forms.
In December 2002 he began the
2hearts spiritual support website that has impacted on many lives
around the world. Each day, health permitting, he ministers to people
around the world who are facing the trauma of heart illness. Many
children and adults benefit from the ministry of 2hearts.
ministry allows David's public ministry to be shared with others.
His Bible teaching notes and training notes for those involved in
the evangelism of children, are now available on a new web site.
David's photographic hobby to be shared with others. He has always
had an interest in photography but illness restricted it. Now some
better health and the gift of new equipment, has given him the incentive
to again enjoy his hobby. His web site is not merely to display
his photographs but an attempt to get viewers to see the Glory of
God in the wonders of creation. Each page uses Bible verses to accompany
Graphics produces web page graphics for other heart support sites
such as www.hearts-to-hearts.com in Australia.
ministry is the production of PowerPoint presentations for Missionaries
on deputation, for Bible lessons and sermons and for songs and choruses.
He also gives training in IT to individuals serving the Lord.
are produced as a tool for witness. These present photographs of Northern
Ireland with Music and Bible texts in a very attractive format. see
David has been webmaster for the Moira Baptist church website since
it was launched in 1999. He continues that service. During his illness
he has designed and maintains web sites for a number of ministries
in which he has a vital interest. These include or have included:
Duncan Academy, Raxaul in India,
Christian Care Trust, Romania
Acre Gospel Mission
Moira Worldwide Missionary Convention
Child Evangelism Fellowship Book Ministry
has served as a voluntary webmaster consultant to a number of churches
seeking to build their own web sites or needing help to get started
with their Web ministry.
new 2hearts web site is designed to bring all his own web sites together
for better hosting and promotion services at a very affordable price.
David's ministry is voluntary, trusting the Lord to meet the needs and
to give him strength to carry on this ministry. He is deeply grateful
to his own church and to a small number of friends whose generosity
make 2hearts ministries possible. He is also grateful for the expertise
and hosting facilities that make this ministry possible. http://nihost.co.uk