Blanket drop…

It was a meaningful evening handing out blankets, jerseys, clothing and bread to the many freezing homeless of our city this evening. We, however, did hear the sad news of a young 21 year old man named Lucas who died of the cold in the park last night. Other related news was that the Joburg Metro Police conducted their raids on...

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A Visit from USA and Canada…

Interesting day spent with a group of overseas volunteers who listened to all our stories, saw our new volunteers’ flat, and walked the streets with us handing out food and praying for people. Wildly inspired by a Canadian lady, Tina, who not only showed me how to use the sewing machine we have been given for our Inner City...

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Longings in the brokenness…

While handing out food on the streets today, with a group of volunteers, we met a young man who had been addicted to heroine for 12 years. He was desperate to be free and to have his relationships and life restored. We prayed with him as he asked God to forgive him and to help free him. He longed for a restoration of his...

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Thinking about rooftop gardening…

Check out this video we made of our visits today to look at some rooftop gardens… [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gqLiENJOmw0]

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Rooftop Gardens

..and the anticipation keeps growing… Today we went with 2 ladies, Nonhlanhla and Bafikile, from the area to visit a roof top garden project on the top of a building close by and also a small learning centre for kids in another building. Love making friends with people with like minds and hearts from this community! Nigel...

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Volunteering and Soup Kitchens

Interesting volunteering day yesterday at the Hillbrow Music School:  taught 2 recorder pupils again, after trying out 4 donated Casio keyboards to make sure they worked, then our whole family joined up with a team of people from various places to take 3 enormous plastic drums of a very delicious soup with endless loaves of bread...

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