African Blessings Blog

African Blessings Blog

Statuette

Statuette

It is neither majestic nor unduly magnificent or in any way outstanding. Yet, I find pleasure here. I’m talking about a typical African thorn tree. I sat beneath its shelter and marvelled at the fact that this very ordinary tree gave so much. We were privileged to live on the Monateng Safari Lodge, East of

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Sitting in His Presence

Sitting in His Presence

“You’re it!” would be words we liked to hear as children as we were enjoying our game of tag. Some call it ‘catchers’ or ‘touchers’. One child was nominated as ‘you’re it’ and got the game going by chasing after the rest of the players who ran away from ‘you’re it’ in order to stay

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Cascading

Cascading

But: It’s a powerful word. It has the ability to change a negative into a positive and a problem into a solution and a false perception into reality. The supermarket was busy and humming with activity. Shelves being packed, the new stock being brought forth from the storeroom, sell-by dated food items removed; just a

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The Tractor Factor

Tractor Factor

Our latest campaign is off to the races! The Tractor Factor was launched early in 2019 with the aim of raising enough funding to purchase an agricultural tractor and slasher. In our efforts to meet our goal, a number of partners have already stepped forward to help, and we would like to introduce their campaigns!

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Season for Seniors 2018 – 2019

Season for Seniors

The end of 2018 saw many of us spending precious moments with family and loved ones; delighting in precious gifts, enjoying delectable feasts and, in general, celebrating every moment of the holidays. Stores jingled merry songs, streets were adorned in twinkling lights and far-away beautiful places welcomed a host of guests for the season. However,

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