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We Will Proclaim Christ Faithfully To The Nations

We Will Proclaim Christ Faithfully To The Nations The Rt Rev Glenn Lyons, REACH-SA Presiding Bishop This was the rallying cry of GAFCON 2018 and it surely captured the essence of a week that saw just under 2000 delegates gather in Jerusalem for the Global Anglican Future Conference...

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Bridging the gap between kids, church and the law

Bridging the gap between kids, church and the law Niki Hodson, Children's Ministry BA (English & Drama) UCT, BA Hons (Psychology) (Cornerstone) At the end of last year, I attended a conference held at a local church on the Children’s Act (2005), and on the Church’s responsibility with regards...

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Inxeba and the Customary Initiation Bill: A necessary reflection to be had

Inxeba and the Customary Initiation Bill: A necessary reflection to be had Phumezo Masango, GWC Faculty, Church History, Practical Theology, New Testament BTh (NWU) In recent months we have witnessed heated debates and discussions around the film ‘Inxeba’. Among other things, the film depicts a challenge facing initiates...

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Explore Correspondence Course Takes Root and Grows in Uganda

The Explore team trained 40 facilitators in Uganda in November 2017 who formed the core of the approximately 250 delegates who attended a training conference in February 2018. Clergy, pastors and lay leaders were introduced to Biblical Theology and then lead through two units of...

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Itumeleng (Hope) Motlhope Student Centre Final Countdown

The Hope Motlhope Student Centre construction is anticipated to be completed by July 2018, with only R4,15 million still to be raised. We are grateful for all who have donated to this building project. The Hope Motlhope Student Centre will represent the support of individual Christians...

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The Escalating Need for Theological Training in Tanzania

The church in Tanzania is growing and is in need of leadership, direction, and discernment with regard to ministry. It is a massive and ongoing need. Young people are coming to faith and are led to minister, but what about the quality of their training...

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Postgraduate Students Benefit from GWC Master’s Accreditation

A master’s degree at any institution should prepare you to do three things: Have a deeper understanding of the relevant field; Make a compelling argument from the available evidence, and; Make a modest contribution to the particular field in the form of research. At GWC, you...

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Q&A with GWC Honours Student, Grace Kavuma

We asked Grace Kavuma to tell us more about his ministry calling, his plans and the Explore training course he facilitated in Uganda in January 2018. How were you, personally, called to ministry?  “Ministry is a passion that I have always felt in my heart since my childhood. ...

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REACH Churches Engage with the Explore Correspondence Programme

An increasing number of REACH churches are using Explore as a means of engaging their congregations in  a deeper study of God’s Word. Explore aims to equip and grow Christians through greater knowledge and understanding of God, the Bible, and His great plan of salvation for...

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GWC Launch 2018

Theology is a wonderful discipline. It’s wonderful because it’s a subject that requires a living-out of principles learned. At the beginning of each academic year we kick off with what we call a “GWC Launch.” This two-day event is focused on providing students with an introduction to...