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From Cape Town to Blantyre, Malawi – By Mareke Nolo

Mareke Nolo is a past student of GWC. He now works as a BUILD trainer in Cape Town and Malawi.   BUILD stands for ‘Biblical Understanding for In-service Leadership Development’, a programme that began in the Church of Uganda but is being used more widely. It...

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The Power of The Gospel at Work in Mguga, KZN

God at work in Rural Durban We rejoice when we hear reports of how God is using GWC students to build his Kingdom, and are encouraged when students are willing to be a vessel for his work in unexpected circumstances. This account from third year Sifiso...

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Casting Crowns – Reviews by Allan Anderton & Lauren Morgan

Review by Allan: On the 26th of June 2014, I  went to watch the Christian Band called ‘Casting Crowns’ who were performing live at the Grand West Arena in Cape Town.  I remember watching them six years earlier and I was really excited to see them...

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A Tribute to Bishop Edwin Ngubane

Psalm 116:15: ‘Precious in the sight of the LORD is the death of his saints.’ It is with much sadness that the principal and staff here at the George Whitefield College acknowledge God’s sovereign wisdom in the taking back to Himself, His son, and our beloved...

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The Pen is mightier than the e-Sword

A student entering a lecture room today would consider taking notes on a laptop entirely natural.  Why would anyone in their right mind question that activity?  In a learning context that’s what laptops are for, one would imagine. Well, at least partly.   Pause for a...

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Ministry Week: by Sifiso Methula

Ministry week is a time for learning for students and those they work with for the week. Third year student Sifiso from Durban, shared an account of his week. Myself and Petter went to Scottsburg Trinity church in Durban. Holiday club was the reason for the...

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Explore Course: Stories of Encouragement, by Ian Barraclough

A letter of encouragement by Ian Barraclough A couple of years ago some GWC students came up to Holy Trinity, Pietermaritzburg, to spend a week or so with us, and one of them spoke about the Explore Programme. This immediately struck a chord with me because...

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Movie Review by Nathan Lovell: Noah

The gospel of Aronofsky's Noah: Save yourself if you can! By now the internet is awash with reviews of Aronofsky’s biblical epic Noah. By far the most insightfully Christian one that I have come across is Dr. Mattson’s Sympathy with the Devil. In fact, if you haven’t...

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Book Review by Jonathan More:Through the Eye of a Needle

I have been dipping in to Peter Brown’s latest masterpiece, Through the Eye of a Needle, and have been struck by the stark contrast between ancient Christian attitudes to poverty and wealth and those attitudes that exist in contemporary Christian communities.   Throughout the continent one finds a...

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