Blog

The Church and Power

In September last year, The Warehouse hosted Mzwandile Nkutha of the Anabaptist Network of South Africa, and Stuart Murray of the Anabaptist Network in the UK for an evening centred around power and theology. The ideas and discussions that emerged from this evening have given me much to reflect on in the months since. These …

The Church and Power Read More »

Building a resilient city – Churches and Disasters

The Church responding to disaster Respond is a coalition of Churches responding to disaster. In 2008, Xenophobia events were rife in the Western Cape. This led Churches to deliberate discussions around greater co-operation during times of disaster. Because of these discussions, The Warehouse RESPOND was birthed consisting of several Church and Christian Faith-based NPO’s. Lester …

Building a resilient city – Churches and Disasters Read More »

How to stay full of hope in 2019: Twelve ways to make 2019 good for you and your neighbour.

Linda Martindale asked some of her colleagues what helps them keep hope alive, and shares some of her own thoughts on how she has kept hope alive in her life, and when she had none, how others did it for her.   ‘It’s a cruel, crazy beautiful world,” sang Johnny Clegg, a good summary from …

How to stay full of hope in 2019: Twelve ways to make 2019 good for you and your neighbour. Read More »

To Heal the Ache in the Heart of the Wretched – a story of hope

Sinoxolo (“we are at peace”) is a programme run by The Warehouse for local churches that helps participants better understand and manage themselves and support others in their experience of loss, grief and continuous trauma. The course has had very positive results, not only in people handling their situations, but also in how God has …

To Heal the Ache in the Heart of the Wretched – a story of hope Read More »