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Days In Khayelitsha

February 24, 2019 | 1 Comment

Our days in Khayelitsha were filled with paint brushes and repair tools. We painted walls, ceilings, doors and windows. We repaired minor wall imperfections, doors, and began replacing cabinets. But our most meaningful and heartfelt impact was with the children that returned from school each afternoon. Using salvation bracelets, a Bible story cloth, soccer balls,…

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You Are Treasured

February 22, 2019 | 2 Comments

That was the truth that we hoped to pour into the hearts of the women at our two retreats, Tuesday-Thursday. Our time together was based on Psalm 139:14, which says, I praise you for I am fearfully and wonderfully made.”                              …

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For His Glory: Cape Town February 2019

February 16, 2019 | 5 Comments

Greetings from Cape Town, South Africa! We arrived safe and sound very late Thursday evening and got a few hours of sleep before beginning a whirlwind of activity on Friday. Before we started on our to-do lists, we paused for a lovely breakfast at our favorite bakery situated beside our hotel, called Knead. Each morning…

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Saying Farewell for Now.

February 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

Friday was a day of saying goodbye and tying up loose ends. Our construction team finished work at Rosie’s house. The men installed new flooring, built bases for cupboards, and painted the entire interior of the home. The work made an immediate difference and Rosie seemed encouraged.  Tyrone, Gilbert, and John, worked alongside our team…

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Wednesday and Thursday in Cape Town

February 15, 2018 | 4 Comments

Wednesday was day two of our ladies retreat. We celebrated Valentines Day together and spoke more on how we can love God with all our heart, soul, mind, and strength. The foster mums were a pure delight; though we sought to shower them with love, we are certainly ones who left with an enormous blessing—…

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Tuesday in Franschhoek and Stellenbosch (02/13/18)

February 13, 2018 | 4 Comments

In Franschhoek today, we began a retreat with fourteen Mums from Home From Home. Focusing on Mark 12:30, our time was spent focusing on loving God with all your heart and loving God with all your soul. In between our devotional and teaching time, we shared  meals together and were able to pamper the ladies…

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A New Week of Work in Cape Town Begins. (2/12/18)

February 12, 2018 | 2 Comments

Yesterday we enjoyed a beautiful (windy!) day at St James Church and then the Cape of Good Hope. Today (Monday,) our team split into two groups for both construction and preparation for our ladies events. Before our day even truly began, God gave us an opportunity to share with a friend here at the hotel.…

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Visiting and Touring

February 10, 2018 | 6 Comments

Yesterday was a day of blessings. We had the blessing of spending time with our dear friend Wilma who we met last year. She invited us into her living room and though we planned to minister to her; her faith story is one that deeply encouraged us. The ladies on our team were able to…

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Safe and Sound in South Africa!

February 9, 2018 | 7 Comments

Our team made it to Cape Town safe and sound late last night. After a good night’s sleep and a delicious breakfast- we are beginning to get reacquainted with this place we love. We are quickly learning to be creative with limited water usage and falling into the rhythm of Cape Town. Today we will…

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From Augusta to Cape Town!

February 5, 2018 | 3 Comments

We are deep in the midst of last minute preparations for the 2018 Cape Town trip! We are nearly able to smell the salty air and feel the warm smiles of old and new friends. Yesterday we were lovingly and prayerfully comissioned by our Warren family. Our tanks are filled; ready to be emptied for…

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