SACC MEMBER CHURCHES HOST GOOD FRIDAY & EASTER SERVICES ON SABC 2

TO ALL IN THE UPCSA (SOUTH AFRICA) Please receive the SACC message on Good Friday and Easter Services. Warmest regards, Rev Dr Lungile Mpetsheni Rhadebe General Secretary Uniting Presbyterian Church in Southern Africa 1 April 2021 Press Release From the desk of the General Secretary, Bishop Malusi Mpumlwana SACC MEMBER CHURCHES HOSTGOOD FRIDAY & EASTERSERVICES …

Omphile House Support Letter

Dear Friends of St Columba’s Hatfield FYI please see below and attached. Jackie Barker was one of the Minister’s at Emmanuel Presbyterian Church in PTA East, now in JHB Perhaps you know anyone / company who could assist them with some of their requests? I have sent to a few also hoping they can help …

TO ALL IN THE UPCSA

Please receive and share the letter from the Moderator. In this letter, the Moderator buttresses his call for a day of prayer and fast on Monday the 11th January 2021 and the guidelines for the day. He further shares an extract from the message he wrote to be read at the funeral of the Rev …

SACC Statement on National Department of Health Coronavirus Vaccine Roll-out

4 January 2021 Statement Issued by the office of the SACC General Secretary, Bishop Malusi Mpumlwana “Coronavirus Vaccine constitutes public good” The South African Council of Churches (SACC) has received with relief, the news from the National Department of Health (NDoH) as announced by Minister Zwelini Mkhize, pertaining to the Coronavirus Vaccine Rollout Strategy. We …

SACC Statement on Churches in COVID Christmas

21 December 2020Media Release  Issued by the office of the SACC General Secretary, Bishop Malusi Mpumlwana  “Let us confront the new Coronavirus variant with a state of war!” We are well into COVID Christmas! The news of the passing away of eight nuns within two weeks in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) is as saddening as it is …

TO ALL IN THE UPCSA

As promised, please receive the link with the service to launch the 16 Days of Activism today, Wednesday 25 November 2020. We give thanks to the Worship Committee, led by the Rev Kim Brown and to all the participants in the liturgy. The link for the service today is: https://youtu.be/ek1IWOjNA-Q Warmest regards, Rev Dr Lungile …

16 Days of Activism against GBV

TO ALL IN THE UPCSA In his November Letter, the Moderator of the UPCSA General Assembly introduced the UPCSA’s participation in the 16 days campaign against gender-based violence (GBV) and stated as follows: The UPCSA wants to add its voice to the many others calling for an end to GBV in whatever form in all …