The Value of Motherhood

The Value of Motherhood

Abraham Lincoln was quoted as saying “All that I am or hope to be I owe to my mother”. This is profoundly true and underlines the goal we have in the Champions for Children programme: to empower and equip women to provide the necessary care and support for their growing children to reach their potential. As we reach Mother’s Day, we reflect on a recent graduation moment in the Champions for Children programme. We celebrated motherhood. We celebrated community. We celebrated what God …

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His Beautiful Fragrance

His Beautiful Fragrance

“But thanks be to God, who in Christ always leads us in triumphal procession, and through us spreads the fragrance of the knowledge of him everywhere.”
2 Corinthians 2:14 (ESV)

There is such a great well of richness to the words that Paul uses. And as our team pondered upon this verse, we were so aware of the confidence with which Paul spoke. How naturally he incorporated the sovereignty of the Father in his text, and how he acknowledged that all which is outwardly done …

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Graceful Gratefulness

Graceful Gratefulness

“give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.”
1 Thessalonians 5:18 (ESV)

Gratitude is like a precious flower. It is something that is planted, watered, protected and shared. When we are grateful, we acknowledge the very essence of what it means to be created, finite, fallen, redeemed, and sustained by the God of all grace.

Thankfulness should be a way of life for us, naturally flowing from our hearts and mouths. We recognise that all that we …

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