south-africa

Mar 16, 2018

South Africa needs change – what can you do?

Even if you have not been following the news in these last few weeks, you will definitely agree that our beloved South Africa desperately needs change. Crime, racism, corruption are but a few things we can mention that are currently destroying the country we love. The circle is drawing closer and closer and us and the people we love, our friends, our families are being affected by it. A famous quote reads that “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing” ~ Edmund Burke Something needs to be done.  And it is the responsibility of each of us to be that good person who does something. So what do we do?? In times like these it can be tempting to fight the world with the world’s weapons […]
Apr 24, 2017

What happens when 1 million people come together to pray? – It’s time

~ by Elmari Viljoen This weekend, my family and I went up to Bloemfontein to join the historic It’s Time prayer meeting. What I experienced is hard to put into words. About 6 weeks ago, Angus Buchan (from Faith like Potatoes) received a word from God: It’s Time. Time for Christians to come together to pray and stand up for Him in South Africa. Countless details fell into place in a matter of weeks and on the 22nd of April people from across South Africa (and even some from overseas) poured into Wilde Als Farm to seek the Lord on behalf of our country. As we arrived in the bus, seeing thousands upon thousands gathered and more
Sep 6, 2016

Churches persecuted for teaching the Bible, in South Africa?

Is it possible that we will see the Christians in South Africa being persecuted in our lifetime? A recent allegation brought against Joshua Generation Church, Cape Town, South Africa by the South African Human Rights Commission has sparked major concern in churches, all over South Africa, suggesting that our religious freedom might be under attack. JGC is under investigation for teaching corporal punishment, as they understand it from a Biblical perspective (“Whoever spares the rod hates their children, but the one who loves their children is careful to discipline them” – Prov 13:24). The SAHRC alleges that this teaching amounts to a violation of the rights of children to be protected from maltreatment, neglect and abuse. “We believe the Government is aiming to outlaw spanking in South Africa, within the homes. They see it as abuse. (It has already been outlawed from schools in SA for […]
Aug 18, 2013

IT’S TIME – National Prayer Day for South Africa with Angus Buchan

Angus Buchan made a special announcement on his Facebook page, calling all people from all over the country from Tzaneen to Cape Town, from Upington to Durban, to come together, to call upon The Lord to bring justice, peace and hope to our beloved South Africa. A National Day of Prayer will be held