Chemistworks Boolaroo

Thank you Chemistworks Boolaroo for sponsoring this prize for our Thank You Competition! Natalie was so pleased when her friend Annette asked her if Chemistworks would be a sponsor a prize. The team at Chemistworks have many customers who struggle with mobility issues and would find it very difficult to drop donations at charity bins […]


Jacey is a Professional Photographer and Content Creator and shares how her story: “I was introduced to the Church 4 Life Family through my sister-in-law Ash who works for the Charity. I’ve seen the positive changes that they have brought into Ash and Sheldon’s lives. So when there was a big event coming up and […]

Roger & Elaine

“My wife and I moved to Lake Macquarie from Sydney at the end of 2017. We looked for a while to find the right church for us to be involved. One of the things we were looking for was a church that was serving and engaged with the community. My wife, Elaine found Church 4 […]


Mandy was really struggling to pay the rent and have money for groceries. She contacted our Tanilba Bay Op Shop and was helped with a food hamper. She says “My mental health has really been affected by my situation, so it was so nice to be shown this kindness. Thank you, Church 4 Life Charities!” […]


Nathan shares his story with us: “I discovered Church for Life through a contact and applied for a driving position. This was during the peak Covid time and coming by work was tough. The team was friendly and welcoming. Nothing was too hard or unable to be overcome together. Teamwork, trust and positivity was emphasised, […]


“The goodies in the hamper nearly filled my small pantry!” Nover was nominated to receive from Hampers with Heart and was delighted by the surprise. “A young lady driver with a big smile brought the hamper. She was so nice and bubbly.” Someone from the community saw Nover’s difficult situation and nominated her, knowing she […]

Romaine & Nick

“What is this?” Romaine asked, when the the delivery came from Hampers with Heart. The boys gathered around trying to see inside the boxes and bags. “Are they presents?!” they asked with excitement. The whole family had been facing one difficulty after another through out the year.  Both parents had their work contracts finish up […]

Janine & Tim

“A small gesture… came with so much love when we were in the thick of it.” After receiving their delivery from Hampers with Heart, Janine and Time wanted to share their story. “2022 has been a huge year for our family with the typical challenges of jobs and school, as well as two babies under […]


This year we had the privilege of working together with Kim from Home In Place in Maitland and Cessnock to deliver Hampers with Heart to those who need it most. One of the staff from Home in Place heard about Hampers with Heart and knew that they the two charities could work together to make […]


“I can do that!” Jenny thought when she heard about Hampers with Heart Packing Day, and she brought her husband and a friend along with her. “I saw it first on Facebook. I listened to Gail announcing it there and then scrolled past, but then I felt the Lord take me back to it and […]