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If we are going to raise the next generation to be well equipped for life’s challenges and with a sure assurance of their faith, then, we have to start by equipping and skilling the 1000’s of volunteers across ACSA who have the responsibility of developing the spirituality of our children and youth. We have a serious intention to disciple our …

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Written on Nov, 06, 2015 by in | 1 Comment.
Active citizen 1

EVERY child and young person deserves the opportunity to convert their ideas and aspirations  into reality – not only the privileged. This Programme seeks to recognize and reward children, youth and young people across ACSA for initiatives they have developed in the following categories: Education – developing study groups, advocating for safe spaces for study groups to meet, improving academic …

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Written on Sep, 15, 2015 by in , , | Leave a comment
workshop 1

Our recent PYC Consultation was packed with activity and action.  From workshops, to discussion groups, everybody was encouraged to participate and contribute towards the various topics. Every year each of the Dioceses are given an opportunity to present the status of the young people’s ministry.  We noted the issues and challenges which surfaced the most often and selected the top …

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Written on Aug, 06, 2015 by in , | 1 Comment.
We are part of the puzzle

Blue skies and sunshine – that is what the delegates of PYC Consultation 2015 were greeted with when we arrived at St Augustine’s B&B and Conference Centre in Modderpoort, Lady Brand, Free State on the 1st July 2015.. Exhausted from many hours of travelling, delegates were received by the Executive, bearing gifts of room keys and the promise of a …

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Written on Apr, 20, 2015 by in | 5 Comments.
notoxenophobia

Dear People of God After witnessing the disruptive imagines of xenophobic attacks taking place in South Africa, I’m reminded of the story of Cain and his brother Abel in Genesis 4:1-12.  It soon hits home when I came across verse 9 and 10 of this same chapter, The Lord asked Cain “Where is your brother Abel?” and verse 10 the …

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