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Youth Conference Outreach – Malelane October 2011

The sixth Youth Camp at Malelane (KSB Schulzendal) started on Saturday morning 1st October. Almost 1200 children are attending services during the day of which about half of them are being transported daily in-and-out of the Mission as far as 140km away. Many locals, including adults, come by foot and about 400 are accommodated at…

PHD on Christian Communities by Dr Hyun Jin Kim

Pastor Hyun Kim from South Korea recently handed a copy of his doctorate to Rev Erlo Stegen. His Phd is titled “Protestant Communities as Mission Communities – a systematic and historical study”. Dr Kim was recently awarded his doctorate from the faculty of theology of North-West University (previously known as Potchefstroom University). He writes in…

New Kwasizabantu Centre in Virginia, Free State

The Smithfield branch of Kwasizbantu has moved to the northern part of the Free State Province in South Africa, to Virginia. Some have remained behind at Smithfield to continue the ministry there. The new centre is much larger, can accommodate their whole school, has lots of space for beds, has 10 houses, and with 10…

Eye Clinic at Maqhogo

In June 2011 an eye clinic, in partnership with Doctors for Life, was held at Maqhogo mission. Eye surgery was performed in the DFL mobile surgery, as well as other medical procedures. Read more by downloading the DFL report (in Word format) which contains spectacular before/after photos.  

Opening of New Kwasizabantu Centre at Gordon

About 3500 people attended the official opening of the new centre at Gordon / Mthaleni, near Pomeroy/Dundee in KwaZulu-Natal. Rev Erlo Stegen and Mr BJ Sibisi gave messages and officially opened the new hall which can seat about a thousand people (African style, on benches). Various choirs sang, and the DSS brass band performed. Also,…

Opening of Church Hall at Maqhogo

The official opening of the Kwasizabantu church building took place on the 8th May 2011. About 2,500 attended the opening which had to be held in the tent next to the new building because it could not hold all the people. Rev Erlo Stegen, director of Kwasizabantu Mission, preached from verses in Psalm 147, highlighting…

Mission College Opens 2011 Academic Year

The mission College has started the new academic year at the beginning of February. Never in the history of Cedar College of Education were so many applications received. CCE is growing as the Lord gives growth. Due to the shortage of accommodation facilities, only 24 new students could be accepted. They represent the following countries:…

KwaSizabantu Youth Conference December 2010

17 December: Many hundreds have been transported back home but there were still about 3000 to enjoy sports with the improved weather. So through the day, netball, volleyball and soccer was enjoyed by the children and teens. Soccer was so popular that 30 full teams competed for 1st and 2nd places. The closing service for…

Domino Servite School Award Ceremony

Domino Servite School Award Ceremony – 1 December 2010 At the end of every term DSS holds an award ceremony to recognize achievements in academics, sports, sciences and various other fields. The final Prize Giving is planned for 2pm on Friday 3 December, in the Kwasizabantu auditorium. DSS has almost 300 learners from Grade R…