Why Do We Break Bread

Why Do We Break Bread

Children’s games are built around symbols – a baby blanket becomes a wedding veil for a little girl, a stick becomes a sword, a piece of rope a beautiful bracelet, or a tree a magic castle, the branches the stairs and the leaves the vaulted roof. Ordinary objects...
Rooted

Rooted

We are in the middle of an interesting time and I know there are many lessons we have learnt during lockdown. One of the books I read during this time was “And David perceived that he was King” by Dale Mast. A phrase from the book has stuck with me: “It took faith for...
God Turned My Life Around

God Turned My Life Around

In January 2011, I left my home in New Germany to study at Stellenbosch University. Just over a year later – on the 12th of August 2012 – God transformed my interactions with others, daily habits, and even life goals! Before I met God I started at Stellenbosch in a...
Family Connection Night

Family Connection Night

In our last edition, Nikki Kinder answered the question, “What is the glue that keeps our families together?” Her answer was that it was living out our faith as a family – not just saying it, but living it. To make it concrete, there were five easy ideas: Eat...
The Importance Of Prayer And Meditation

The Importance Of Prayer And Meditation

I have a small confession to make. I have a bad habit. Sometimes, when I get home in the afternoon – especially after I’ve had some really exciting meetings – I’ll say hello to Jax, then immediately start telling her about what happened during my day. Very...
God’s Faithfulness In Business

God’s Faithfulness In Business

When I was a young student at Teachers Training College many years ago, I was looking for a way to make some extra pocket money. We had made a few simple hand puppets to use as story aids in the classroom and I decided to offer puppet shows at children’s parties. The...
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