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 …

EDICT – ST COLUMBAS PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH HATFIELD – ACM

Session hereby gives notice that the Annual Congregational Meeting (ACM) of St. Columba’s Hatfield, Tshwane, will take place at 11h00 after our communion service on Sunday, 01st November 2020. We would encourage as many members as possible to attend the ACM but do understand certain members may not attend as a result of lock-down and …

TO ALL IN THE UPCSA

Obey your leaders and do what they say. They are watching over you, and they must answer to God. So don’t make them sad as they do their work. Make them happy. Otherwise, they won’t be able to help you at all. (Hebrews 13:17 Contemporary English Version) Worldwide, October has been set aside as the …

Happy Birthday Minister!

Happy Birthday to our Minister Rev Morrison. We trust and pray he has a wonderful day with his family and many many more. Thank You for leading our congregation. God Bless. From all the members O Lord,Life passes by swiftly. Events that a few years ago kept me totally preoccupied have now become vague memories; …

Request for Food Parcels

Dear St Columba’s members I trust you are all still keeping well under the current lock-down. Thank you again for all that you are doing for our congregation and the community. This week, we have received numerous requests from members In our congregation for assistance in the form of food parcels where they are really …