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Domino Servite Prize Giving 2013

The 30 November was the last day of the year which culminated in the Prize-Giving. Learners were given various achievement, sports and academic awards. Rev Stegen gave a message from Is 49:1, “Listen to me, O coastlands, and give attention, you peoples from afar. The LORD called me from the womb, from the body of…

Matric Camp 2013 (Mission Kwasizabantu Goldfields)

A camp for Grade 12 students in the Free State Province of South Africa was held at Mission Kwasizabantu Goldfields (Virginia) from 22 September to 11 October 2013. The purpose of this camp was to give the Matrics (12th Grade) an opportunity to study in a safe environment for their final exams while the Gospel…

Kwasizabantu Youth Conference June 2013

28 June: Sports. Various soccer, netball and volleyball teams compete against each other. The final service was taken by Rev Erlo Stegen. Speaking from Romans 8:19 “For the creation waits in eager expectation for the sons of God to be revealed.” 27 June: Testimonies have had a powerful influence at these services (where about 6000…

Traditional Swazi Transport for Wedding Couple

An unusual form of transport was provided by the local Swazi community for the newly-weds on 1 June 2013. Hanrick and Tabea Zietsman had been formally married in Germany but were “remarried” at the Kwasizabantu Mission at Malelane. Hanrick is a full-time volunteer at Malelane and he and his wife were welcomed into the local…

Gift of Blankets from Ballito NG church

Five ladies from the Ballito NG Family Church handed over a wonderful gift to Kwasizabantu on 15 May 2013. These ladies, under the inspiration of Mrs Venter and Mrs Small, have been crocheting blankets and other items, for many months. Since they visited in winter last year, and noticed how cold it was in the…

Cedar College Graduation 2013

On 10 May the official graduation ceremony was held of the 2012 graduates of Cedar College of Education. Professors from North-West University Potchefstroom bestowed the degrees. Prof Barry Richter was the main speaker. He also announced the NWU is to confer a special award on Rev Erlo Stegen at it’s doctoral graduation on 23 May…

International Visitors from India and the Congo

We are privileged to have visitors from overseas throughout the year. In the last week they included a group of 20 from central Africa and a group from South India, Andrapradesh. Pastor Deevanaiah from Holy Ministries in India addressed 4 meetings and gave 2 Radio Khwezi interviews. Rev Stegen had preached twice a day at…

Cedar College Closes for 2012

CCE closed on 16th November for the year. It was also a time of saying goodbye to the 4th year students (10 in all). On Sunday 11 November the students sang for the mission and Rafiki gave a farewell speech on behalf of the 4th year students. The 4th year students had an outreach at…

DSS Athletics 2012

This annual event at the mission’s school is exciting for students, parents and everyone involved. The longer distances and a few other track and field events happened on Thursday 2 August (the photos are from then) and the main events taking place on Saturday at the school’s sports field at Kwasizabantu. DSS participates in other…