|Introduction of Palveluosuuskunta Casa Grande
Casa Grande, the Cooperative service society Casa Grande, is a community of eight grown-ups and one child. Its
home is in Central Finland in the middle of large forests,
small hills and beautiful lakes. The members of the community have
lived together since the year 1991, but the cooperative service
society is established in 1997, a year after their
returning from Portugal. They lived there under the warm sunshine
in Algarve, Aljezur, for half a year.The ground and authority of
the members is the Holy Bible. The community is also known as an
ecological community. One of its goals is to become so self-supporting as possible by cultivating and protecting
land as the will of God is. Palveluosuuuskunta
Casa Grande produces many kinds of services.
- Training and courses
- Atelier sewing
- Giving biblical knowledge
Casa Grande has offered riding lessons over ten years, but
nowadays horses are only in private use. There are three horses and a
two ponies in the stables.
Training and courses
The community has a home school
of its own, where the children of the community have got teaching
according to the law of compulsory education. The members together
study other languages, too. The cooperative society has also a
possibility to offer training of electronics and teleinformatics
to the members of the community, and to the others, too.
Palveluosuuskunta Casa Grande has
also offered marketing service to a minor degree for some years,
and even today does when the need arises.
Giving biblical knowledge
Näsi has examined the Holy Bible in different languages and in
different versions from different epochs for seeking the knowing
of God. She loves to deal this knowledge to the others, too.
It is written
"Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word of God."
(Matthew 4, verse 4)
Biblical knowledge >>