Gospel, Sport and Children

What comes to your mind when you hear “KidsGames”? Fun, competition, laughter? Well there’s even more!! KidsGames, is a huge biennial event that was launched in Switzerland in 2004 attracting 2,000 kids from 16 different regions in the French speaking area of Switzerland. It is structured like the Olympics and encompasses athletic games, discovery of…

Faith in Action

Swiss children put their FAITH into action at a weekend retreat with refugees from Syria and Afghanistan. Together they worked on a strategy to be a winning team… Grain of Wheat Switzerland welcomed immigrant families from Syria and Afghanistan at one of our retreat homes, from November 2015 to April 2016. Near the end of…

Bessonnaz: it’s Been 60 years

Bessonnaz: it’s Been 60 years! What a day of joy, celebration and memories as Grain of Wheat Switzerland celebrates 60 years at the Bessonnaz house, rich in history and in ministry. January 2013 This old building dating back to 1847, was leased, then purchased by Jean André, founder of Grain of Wheat. Through training leaders…