An open letter to the SA Christian community

In 1994 South Africa embraced a new dispensation in which political change re-positioned every single person in our nation. Many will recall the anxious season that led up to this event with much bloodshed and uncertainty prevailing regarding the future. The transition to the new dispensation happened in a way that it was internationally hailed […]

4 Reasons You MUST Talk to Your Kids about 50 Shades

Are you planning on seeing the movie 50 Shades of Grey? Whether or not you have thought about seeing the movie, one thing is pretty certain: your teenager has probably considered it or heard their friends talking about it. There is a lot of hype surrounding it – even among Christians. My friends Kay and […]

Our schools raise city changers

We have just been confronted with legal action wanting to stop all Christian engagement in our schools. This is a rallying cry for all who understand the value of our Christian convictions in education. In a world that is constantly changing, our commitment to Christian values can play a vital role of bringing hope, vision, […]

Prepare kids for leading, not just following

 Children must be encouraged to excel in school, not to compete or feed their ego’s – but because of their sense of calling. Having a multi-generational plan of training our children to be Christian thinkers and practitioners is the most important calling a parent, a school and church has! An understanding of your calling Unfortunately, […]

Have a ‘sit down’

You may be surprised to find out that there are many believers today who do not believe that they have been perfected forever by the finished work of Jesus Christ. They are still depending on their self-efforts to qualify themselves. Only Jesus’ work is a finished work. And not only did He sit down at […]

Don’t abdicate your right to reign in life

”For if by the one man’s offense death reigned through the one, much more those who receive abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness will reign in life through the One, Jesus Christ.” Romans 5:17 The secret of reigning in life lies with receiving everything that Jesus has accomplished for us on the […]

You have to receive, not achieve

As Christians we are often driven to “do, do, do”, forgetting that Christianity is actually about “done, done, done”. God’s ways are contrary to man’s ways. Man thinks that for God to bless him he needs to deserve, earn and merit God’s favour and blessings by his own efforts.  Man thinks that God’s blessings are […]

Tips from Daniel: how to influence modern secular society

It might seem like a daunting and even impossible task: influencing and ultimately changing our world. But we find practical principles from the life of Daniel, on how to effectively transform a society. Be prepared: God allowed the Jews who had prepared themselves – and who had potential – to be chosen and set apart […]

We need Christian thinking, not more Christians in leadership

There is an abundance of Christians serving in public schools, universities, hospitals, politics, businesses, and government. With so many Christians already placed in influential positions in our nation, we need to recognise that the major challenge we face in a changing our world – is not a lack of Christians – but a lack of Christian […]