Most importantly…

I am coming more and more to the conclusion that in this community, filled with it’s brokenness, in fact in all communities, the most needed response is love. Love is our most powerful weapon. Love is the only force behind true healing and restoration. Love looks prejudice, hatred, violence, indifference and injustice in the...

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Hannah loves looking at the crowds

Hannah, our 11 year old daughter often tells me how much she loves looking out from the balcony at the people walking by. She says it reminds her of the reason she is here… the people. It reminds me of Jesus in Matthew 9 vs 36 where it says “when he saw the crowds, he had compassion for them”. Often in life we...

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Carte Blanche – Nigel’s Hillbrow

Well Carte Blanche has aired the story about our move to Hillbrow… Here is a link to the show http://beta.mnet.co.za/carteblanche/Article.aspx?Id=4608&ShowId=1 Here is the press release from Carte Blanche about the Show Nigel’s Hillbrow – crime and grime have seen the more affluent seek sanctuary in the suburbs. So...

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A great day with the NCCB office staff

Today a team from the New Covenant Church Bryanston (NCCB) office came out with some furniture for our volunteer flat and also joined us for the memorial service for a little 6 year old child who died when he fell from the 10th floor. It was a memorable day full of fun, joy, laughter and also some very touching moments. Here are...

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Hannah and Rachel’s surprise

We are back from a wonderful holiday today and got this supprise at our door… a card for Hannah and Rachel from their friend Martha. It read “Hey guys… We missed you guys, just 10 days gone and missed you. We can’t wait to see you. I am excited that you guys are comming back, from Martha.” As a Dad, I...

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Why cant you be the one person?

“Ghandi was one person, Martin Luthur King was one person, Mother Teresa was one person, why can’t you be one person who helps?” 8 year old Vivienne Harr, who has raised over $ 30,000 to combat human traficking. Read the story...

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