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Between half past six and seven last night an armed man burst into Thuli Ndlovu’s home in KwaNdengezi while she was watching TV. He shot her seven times and she died on the scene.Thuli Ndlovu was the Chairperson in KwaNdengezi for Abahlali...
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With our youth, we spend time learning from Jesus that God’s word is there for us to know and love. And in learning to know and love God’s word, we explore ways to enact what...
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South Africa is a society obsessed with security. With a police force of 150000 officers, 1 for every 300 South Africans, and another 400000 security guards, more than the...
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In 2013 the Anabaptist Network in South Africa (ANiSA) organized a first round table of presentations and conversations focusing on Anabaptist theologies in South Africa....
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24 April
"A wandering Aramaen was my ancestor. He went down into Egypt and lived there as an alien." (Deut. 26:1-5) "...
by John W. de Gruchy
31 January
(Psalm 34:8; Matthew 11:16-19) O taste and see that the Lord is good. The Son of Man came eating and drinking
by John W. de Gruchy
18 December
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26 July
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19 July
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14 May
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8 May
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