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Christians need to stand together!

Thank you for highlighting the Comprehensive Sex Education Bill that the government is considering enforcing in the primary schools of South Africa. It is a disgrace and must be stopped. Parents have to stand together and summons their school principals and governing bodies to a meeting and demonstrate their dismay and disdain. If they don’t stand together and keep thinking someone else will sort it out, then their children are in for a disaster. It seems like every month something new and evil is getting proposed. It shows the lack of values of the people running our country. Please Lord Jesus intervene. I pray your people will rise and respond.

Concerned parent

Anyone looking for a pastor?

I greet you in the wonderful Name of our Lord Jesus. I would like to ask if anyone knows of any pastoral vacancies that are available in South Africa at the moment. It can be for a lay pastor, assistant pastor, or youth pastor. I am a 38-year-old Portuguese male. Please contact me on 083 825 5221 or email Please, I look forward to your positive response. God bless.

Freddy Da Costa

An anecdote of fulfilment

The story is told of a famous – although I hesitate to use the word ‘famous’, he was indeed widely known – Christian missionary who spent the war years in a Japanese prisoner-of-war

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