Global Blog

Convergence 2017 A picture is worth a thousand words

11 December 2017

by Ps. Heinrich Titus What a joyful privilege to have been able to spend three life-changing days together with family and friends from far and wide. Each of the sessions...

The Power of Forgiveness – Sessions from Convergence 2017

8 December 2017

  https://youtu.be/gav4Ky1pOGM   How do we as Christians forgive when there’s so much injustice in our country? https://youtu.be/CE0PD7GMTtY   Watch online as our speakers who joined us at our Convergence...

The Dear Family Series

28 November 2017

by Yangchen Choden Yangchen grew up in Bhutan, a country in which Christians are persecuted and where she now serves as a leader in her local church. Here in the...

Help! I Want to Read the Bible | Ministering God’s Word to yourself

25 October 2017

by Lieschen Venter 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...

#micdrop worship | A worship leader’s commentary on modern Christian music

31 August 2017

by James Pringle Shofar Worship Leader Warning: this blog post originated as a Facebook tirade. Thankfully, the inflamed rhetoric has been reigned in and the adjective-to-noun ratio reduced, but the...

They Come In When We Go Out – Why Evangelism is More Relational than You Think

22 August 2017

by Werner Joubert Pastor of Shofar Secunda A while back, I took a few leaders from our church on a camp to reflect on the year and learn some lessons...

What You Need to Know About Disability in the Church

10 August 2017

by Christelle Myburgh and Toni Mould “According to the World Health Survey around 785 million (15.6%) persons 15 years and older live with a disability, while the Global Burden of...

Mining Gold in the City of Grace

25 July 2017

by Hennie Swart and Stefan Cronje Shofar Johannesburg Hennie: Most of the people who came to Johannesburg in its early years came here to find treasure, and so did I....

Where is the love?

22 June 2017

This year our journey starts with one crucial question. It’s a question that resonates in the hearts of so many of us. It’s a question that resonates in the hearts of...