Greetings everyone! We welcome Pres Ramaphosa’s announcement about churches being allowed to reopen in Level 3 (not Level 4). Here are few important things to note seriously: (1) NO church service this coming Sunday.There is no going back to church building on Sunday (31 May 2020) because we shall still be in Level 4. Level […]
TO : ALL IN THE UPCSA HAPPY WORLD PASTORS DAY! A Pastor – No one knows:What a Pastor hears,What he/she sees,The secrets he/she must keep,The temptations he/she encounters,The tears he/she sheds,The sorrow he/she endures,The loneliness he/she manages,The bitterness he/she experiences,The Lies levelled against him/her by some of the people he/she serves!How he/she accommodates those who […]
Dear All Trust you are all keeping well? I need a favour from someone – I have secured a whole lot of food parcels for the UPCSA congregations in Garankuwa, Mamelodi, Tembisa and Boksburg We have numerous members in our congregation that are known to us, that have now come forward over the past few […]
And now for this week’s quiz. R 100 PnP Gift Card is up for grabs to the 1st person who responds with the correct answers, to 083 459 1950. 1. Do organists play an organ with their hands or feet? 2. Pipe organs are the third largest instrument in the world, played by a single […]
Good morning friends and family: Scripture says, Luke 24v6,“He isn’t here! He is risen from the dead!” Death and the grave could not hold our Saviour captive He broke the power of our ultimate fear and gave us new life and made us as a new creation He has risen from the dead and Jesus […]
Dear Members, one of our Ministers in the denomination has asked us to please post this and communicate this. firstname.lastname@example.org is in the Centurion area. She is trying to make money for airtime and food etc. She is making material masks for R20 each. if you would like to support or her or know anyone […]
Hi All, Government made an annoucement at 13h00 on some changes pertaining to lock-down. Not many, and may remain in force, for those of you interested an article from the Business Insider can be found here.
EMERGENCY FUNDING FOR GAUTENG NPOs INVOLVED IN FEEDING PROGRAMMES AND FOOD SUPPLY: HERE’S WHO CAN APPLY South African registered Non-Profit Organisations (NPOs) or Public Benefit Organisations (PBOs) rendering feeding programme services in Gauteng now have an opportunity to secure additional funding amid the current COVID-19 crisis. Charities Aid Foundation Southern Africa (CAFSA) is pleased to […]
SABC 2, in collaboration with the South African Council of Churches, will be presenting the seven (7) sayings of Jesus Christ on the cross on Friday 10 April 2020 from 12:00 to 15:00.The General Secretary of the UPCSA (and member of St Columba’s Hatfield), Rev Dr Lungile Mpetsheni will be featuring on the third saying.
This may be of interest to you in your personal capacity OR you may know of someone that may benefit from it. This is a National initiative. To qualify for food parcel, you must be unemployed and a household income of less than R3600. If you can’t get through because the of high call volumes, […]
Below are some Taize songs we used to sing at our Tenebrae Services, if you would like to access them:
It brings me GREAT pleasure to inform you of two items of fabulous news. Warm congratulations to the UPCSA General Secretary, Rev. Dr Lungile Mpetsheni, on being conferred his Ph.D. Rev. Dr Mpetsheni is a member of St. Columba’s Hatfield. And … Congratulations to our Tshwane Moderator, Rev. Dr Mzwandile Patrick Nyawuza, on successfully defending […]