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Dates to Diarise 2019

11 December 2018

We are excited for what is in store for 2019 - here are some dates to diarise in 2019. For all our other events you can take a look at...

Help! I Want to Read the Bible

9 October 2018

When we think of cross-cultural ministry, we normally think of how we are to translate the Gospel for some foreign tribe in a far-away land. But have you ever considered...

Miracles and Medicine: Is it one or the other?

22 June 2018

by André Kruger Pastor of Shofar East London I recently spoke to a Christian man who has been visiting our church for a month or two. He told me that...

When Intimacy Hurts

22 May 2018

by Ross van Niekerk Pastor of Shofar Durbanville Recent studies show an alarming increase in “sexless marriages” – in fact, The Times reported that more than 21 000 people search...

The Ministry vs The Workplace: Do I have to choose between a 9-to-5 job and the ministry?

2 May 2018

by Ilze van der Walt What is the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the word “calling”? Do you also picture the missionary who sacrifices all to...

Beyond Babel Prioritising Community

5 February 2018

by Dr. Theuns Jacobs Pastor of Shofar Cape Town City This blog was originally posted on christian-thoughtleadership.com. Theuns holds a doctorate in New Testament studies, and does research on the...

A Wife’s Secret Ingredient – Extending the grace we have for ourselves to our husbands

24 January 2018

by Gianina van Reenen We all know what social media is like. A few weeks ago, as I was scrolling through my news feed on Facebook, some posts made me...

Dagstuk deur Heinrich Titus

12 December 2017

by Ps. Heinrich Titus Liewe vriende, Ons kom aan die einde van nog ’n jaar wat verbygesnel het teen ’n verbysterende spoed. Ek wil vir ieder en elk dankie sê...

Devotional by Heinrich Titus

12 December 2017

by Ps. Heinrich Titus Dear Friends, At the end of another year which has sped by at break-neck speed, I want to thank you for your tireless commitment to praying...