Newsletter | February 2019 | shofar christian church



Devotional by Heinrich

Dear Friend, Here we are, with February 2019 already upon us. If the first few weeks of your year have been anything like mine, then you too might have to dig quite deep into your memory bank to remember what your holiday was like! But I do sincerely hope that you had...

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God Encounter with Suzette Hattingh

What an honour it was to sit under the ministry of Suzette Hattingh during our God Encounter held in November 2018. It was truly a God encounter as Suzette came to stir our hearts again to walk in the fullness of our calling to pray for the nations of the world. Over...

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God’s children around the world

Four years ago, as the number of young families in Shofar grew, a desire to develop a praise and worship resource for children was birthed. The worship ministry started adapting existing songs from Shofarband to create a product that could be used both at home and at...

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Heroes of the Bible/Helde van die Bybel

Noah’s ark. Abraham’s faith. Joseph’s dreams. Joshua, Deborah and Gideon’s courage. These larger-than-life figures’ stories come alive in Alida Bornman’s children’s book Heroes of the Bible, which is now going for its second print after its release last year. Vividly...

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Free to Be

You are not a mistake. God created you for an assignment only you can fulfill – to impact those around you with His love and goodness. In order to walk in the fullness of what God has called you to do, you need to be free from bondage and shame, fears, offences and...

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India Must Worship In October last year, a team from the worship ministry was invited to take Shofar’s vision of reaching the nations to New Delhi, where they hosted India Must Worship – a workshop and retreat for those with a heart for worship from different churches...

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Convergence 2019 – Save the date!

We are looking forward to some fantastic speakers and spending time together as a church family in God’s presence, focusing on our theme for the year: The Sound of the Harvest. This year the Shofar Conference will be hosted at two separate venues – one in Gauteng and...

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‘Developing a Culture of Discipleship’ – a short course by Dr John Andrews How can leaders, especially in a church context, encourage a culture of growth, trust and engagement, both in themselves and those around them, while preventing burnout? Dr John Andrews is an...

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