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Provision of Food for Local Community

Of the most important projects at Kwasizabantu Mission is growing food! The mission does not do fundraising and has concentrated on seeking the Lord in prayer for all needs, and at the same time, doing “with our might what our hands find to do” (as is so apt in the Hymn “To the work…”. A…

Christmas Carols Evening 2009

This year we could have the Christmas Carols Evening, in the new Auditorium, on Saturday night, 21 November. Various choirs and a few “skits” were presented and Rev Friedel Stegen gave a special devotion for the occassion. The audience participated in singing well-known carols, in English and Zulu.

First Large Scale Visit from KwaSizabantu to Maqhogo

Erlo Stegen, director of Kwasizabantu Mission, arranged for KSB staff and helpers to visit the new Maqhogo mission. This new mission opportunity is placed close to the Tugela river (the largest river in the Province of KwaZulu-Natal). Two large buses as well as other vehicles arrived late morning on the 17th November 2009. It was…

Opening of Kwasizabantu Free State Branch

On Saturday, 12 September 2009, the dream came true for a new KSB centre in the Free State Province of South Africa. Pastor Gideon Jacobs and his co-workers have long been praying for another centre for KwaSizabantu’s ministry in the Free State. The ministry will also continue in the existing centre in Smithfield. The official…

DSS Sports Day

Every year DSS has a Sports Day. It is mostly a time of fun for the children, teachers and parents. The more serious part is qualifying for the next round which a competition between various Christian Schools. There are two sports teams (or, “houses”), Murray and Morris (both Andrew Murray and Samuel Morris were Africans…

Hungary KwaSizabantu Mission Begins

The Hungary KSB mission began August 2009. Attila Orban with his wife and 3 children started by getting to know the local people and building relationships. The village where they stay is Szarazd which is approximately 140km south of Budapest (about 50km East of the Danube river and 65km East of Balaton. (see map of…

KwaSizabantu Youth Conference July 2009

The theme is: “God makes all things new”, and in Zulu, “Uwenza konke kube kusha”. This is a fitting theme in two ways. Firstly, it gives hope that the Lord can recreate messed up lives and make them completely new. Secondly, it is the first Youth Conference in the new Auditorium which was recently reconstructed…

Outreach to Namibia

A team is returning from a very blessed trip to Namibia. As the journey by bus takes 3 days, the 19 seater and 8 seater buses left the Mission on Thursday 28 May. They had 2 overnight breaks, the first at the Snymans farm (Lichtenburg) and the second with Dr Francois Louw’s family in Gobabis.…

New Outreach Centre in Tugela Valley

A missionary couple – Rev Don and Nettie Douma – who have returned to Canada, handed over their mission to Kwasizabantu, early May. The Doumas had run the mission for the past 15 years. We are very grateful to them for their wonderful ministry in this area and for entrusting the mission to Kwasizabantu. Maqhogo…

May Tour of Korea 2004

Erlo Stegen and his daughter had a blessed 10 days in South Korea. The main organisor  was Dr Chung Hack Bong. Rev Stegen  visited churches, universities and schools. The main message preached by Erlo Stegen was from John 7 : 38, “If you believe as the Scipture says, streams of living water shall flow from…