God is good… all the time!

I have never before in my life seen more  evil, injustice and abuse around me as I have in the last two weeks, and yet I have found myself on numerous occasions saying “Wow, God is good!”. The amazing thing is that I have not uttered these words trying to work up faith in my heart, but rather in response to the signs of...

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The most powerful sermon ever

Before we went out onto the streets last night, we read together the sermon on the mount (Mat 5,6 and 7). These simple counter culture words from the greatest sermon even preached stirred every one of us. As we went around the room talking about the passage I was struck again by the power of the words. We discussed what it is to...

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Meeting Coach

Wıth Coach… He has traıned 17 world champıon fıghters and has now opened a world class gym ın Hıllbrow. Two years ago Gert was stabbed 18 tımes and left for dead on the streets. Some street chıldren helped hım and saved hıs lıfe. Thıs ıs how he ıs payıng them back #StoryOfHope — with Gert...

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An incredibly inspiring clip

This clip from the Ghandi movie is incredibly inspiring. The moral authority of the British Empire shifted as a result of this non-violent action. [http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=related&v=1sCsArbBloU]

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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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Highly recommended reading…

When my friend, Paul Nicols handed me this book and told me that it had challenged him to the core, I had no idea what a journey the book would start in me. It has been revolutionary to say the least and is probably the book I would recommend you read first, apart from the bible, if you are serious about putting into practice what...

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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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Lukewarm and loving it

This video helped us at the beginning of our journey, challenging us to the core… [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pBhqrtMqrv8]  

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Is suffering optional?

This video helped cement things in our hearts about the kind of Christianity we wanted to lead. [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yghws2fcCt4]

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A birthday party with a difference…

This story had me in tears. I want to have lots of stories like this to tell… [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kWlMV-UmueM]

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