2020 04 28 085857

97814316034110Ek droom van ’n droom is Elsje Neethling Blair se verhaal van haar 20 jaar lange saamleef met kanker. Saam met Maretha Maartens vertel sy van die seer en die onsekerheid, maar ook die geloof en die blyke van God se genade en deel agt bladsye volkleurfoto’s uit haar persoonlike album. Bydraes deur geliefdes, onder andere Olimpiese gouemedaljewenner boetie Ryk Neethling en kleinsus Jean-Marié, wys hoe die stryd teen kanker elkeen in ’n gesin vir altyd verander. (pdfLees meer)


What limits us?

He replied, "You give them something to eat." They answered, "We have only five loaves of bread and two fish--unless we go and buy food for all this crowd." Luke 9:13 Thought I love the way Jesus gets his disciples' attention. "You feed them, boys!" Of course they knew that they couldn't! Yet Jesus…

A Spiritual Heart Transplant

Grace! The bank gives us a grace period. The seedy politician falls from grace. Musicians speak of a grace note. We use the word for hospitals, baby girls, kings and pre-meal prayers. We talk as though we know what grace means. You turn the page of your Bible and look at the words. You might as…


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When You Judge Yourself

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Crying Out to…

"But when they cried out to the LORD, he raised up for them a deliverer. . ." (Judg 3:8-9). I often receive requests to help someone whose life is in a difficult place. After a…

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Besef jy dat sonder God se hand in jou lewe, jy nie vandag hier sou gewees het nie? Dawid…

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I know one man who says he likes work. It fascinates him. He says he can sit and watch it…


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Base Jumping

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Maak hulle dors.

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Klou vas!

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“Jammer, ketting gebreek”

"The president of Argentina received this picture and called it junk mail, 8 days later his son died. A man received this & immediately sent out copies... his surprise was winning the lottery. Alberto Martinez received this picture, gave it to his…


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Did you hear about the self help group for compulsive talkers? It's called On & On Anon.

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Peter Howe (A Novel and Testimony)


The Target takes snippets and highlighted events from the Howe family's lives. Following a time line, it illustrates the challenges, trials and tragedies they faced, including the death of their two sons. This book gives a commentary of how the earthly and heavenly realms affect each other.Peter however, weaves Christian fiction into the different aspects of his own true personal journey.

Their faith developed and grew throughout all the tragedies they experienced, and blossomed into the life they now live serving God and ministering to others.


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Words of Wisdom

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Lê jou daarop toe om jou tot beskikking van God te stel as 'n arbeider wat die goedkeuring van God wegdra, 'n arbeider wat hom vir sy werk nie hoef te skaam nie, wat die woord van die waarheid suiwer verkondig. (2 Timoteus 2:15 Afr83)


Die arm van die Here is nie te kort om te help nie en sy oor is nie te doof om te hoor nie. JESAJA 59:1

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"The Holy Scriptures are our letters from home." St. Augustine of Hippo

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"Salt, when dissolved in water, may disappear, but it does not cease to exist. We can be sure of its presence by tasting the water. Likewise, the indwelling Christ, though unseen, will be made evident to others from the love which he imparts to us." — Sadhu Sundar Singh

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Ottors sleep while holding hands (paws)

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You cannot think of an English word to rhyme with the word “month” because there isn’t one.

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On your birthday, send a thank you card to your mom.

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If it is not Valentines day and you see a man in a flower shop, you can probably start up a conversation by asking, 'What did you do?'