Ps Hilda Samuel was called to serve the Master 30 years ago. After experiencing almost ever facet of pain and being chiselled mounded by the potter, the Jesuran Inner Healing Ministry was established in September 2012. A wonderful team was established that complimented the Inner Healing Ministry hosted each week at the Uniting Church in Endeavour Hills. Vic 3802.
Just a month after the first three Asylum seekers were brought into the sanctuary, the numbers started to increase to 7, 25, 40 so on till we established the welfare arm of the Healing Ministry, the Jesuran Welfare Services in mid-2013. This entity viced pastoral visits, material aid, and settlement services to over 500 Sri Lankan Tamil Asylum seekers in Dandenong, veton, Endeavour Hills, Noble Park, Springvale, Clayton, Sunshine and St. Albans.
We extended the monthly visits to Broadmeadows detention centre, taking meals provided by the ministry for 40 interns.A program for Trauma Healing and Spiritual Journey was commenced during this time.weekly English classes at Rowville Restore Church too was organized for 40 to 60 asylum seekers with transport being vided by hiring buses from the council.