One of our committee members was asked to do a presentation at the Associations’ Imbizo in the Tshwane Presbytery.
This is the first of five articles being published for our Missional Congregations Project.
Month of Mission 2015
This is a Bible Study that is based on “Spiritual Rhythm: Being with Jesus every Season of your Soul” by Mark Buchanan.
Many people have been quite worked up about the recent occurrences of “blood moons” and the claims that these are the heralds of the end of the world. Theo Groeneveld has written a short article about this…
Our second INSPIRE conference was held at Emseni Conference Centre in Benoni. Our theme was “Rediscovering Church.” The conference was attended by over a hundred and thirty people with a ratio of 1 minister to every 8 congregation members. It was a great experience and people were inspired, motivated, encouraged, equipped, revitalised, revived, connected, resourced […]
The Order of Supportive Lay Ministries: Come and learn all about this exciting new initiative to celebrate and uplift the various ministries in the church. Who can apply? What does it mean to be part of the order? What is the process involved? These and many other questions will be answered. (Presented by Eddie Stopforth) […]
Listening to your context: Nothing causes people, especially young people, to leave quicker than being irrelevant. How can we gear our churches to be in tune and in touch to the needs of our community and pro-actively respond to the needs of our community? (Presented by Ndoda Mbuyisa and Sibusiso Zungu) We are still waiting […]
Strategising for the future: How does a congregation plan, set goals and achieve them? How do we manage change? How do we get from here to there? What is the role of vision, mission, goals, priorities and values? How do we turn the theory into reality. (Presented by Lungile Mpetsheni) We are still waiting for […]
Working with small groups: We call them different things: Small groups, life groups, cell groups, growth groups, Bible studies. But the same kind of fellowship and growth can happen in a choir, a board of management or an association gathering. What are the essentials of good groups? (Presented by Jackie Barker) You can download the […]