Coffee with a Gangster

On Sunday, 26 May 2019, the Minister in Church spoke about having a heart for the less privileged. He prayed that our hearts will be open towards the poor. As I sat in church, the first thought that came to mind was, “but how do we trust beggars these days?” …

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a Legacy of Service

Joan van Wyk, when we hear her name many different images come to mind, most of them involving her helping or serving others in some or other way. Joan turned 90 in 2019 and her life serves as an example to anyone who aspires to live a life that matters. …

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God is my Rock

I was 23 years old, my husband 26 years old and we had three small children. On the 1st of March of that year we moved to Tzaneen, in Limpopo Province of South Africa. Jan, my husband was a telephone technician in the postal services. On the 9th of March …

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God’s Perfect Plan for my Life

Years ago I had a vision of God’s Hand hovering over a puzzle, slowly putting the pieces together, fashioning the plan He had for my life. It dawned on me that every single encounter, direction and exposure was part of His perfect plan for my life. I studied in Johannesburg, …

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