Accidental Saints: Part Mary, mother of Jesus

By | March 30th, 2017|Categories: God stuff, things to wrestle with, thorts of other people, what i am reading|Tags: , , , , |

i have just finished reading Nadia Bolz-Weber's second book, Accidental Saints: Finding God in all the Wrong People and i highly recommend it to everyone. Especially people who are not Christian. i really think this [...]

The Justice Conference: The humility of leaders.

By | March 29th, 2017|Categories: church, inspire-ations, South Africa, things to wrestle with|Tags: , , , , |

The word 'Redress' was not there by accident... i have been sharing some thoughts about The Justice Conference that recently happened in Cape Town with almost 1000 participants and 60 plus contributors from all over [...]

Accidental Saints: Part ‘Who Pastors the Bishop?’

By | March 28th, 2017|Categories: God stuff, inspire-ations, thorts of other people, what i am reading|Tags: , |

i am busy reading Nadia Bolz-Weber's Accidental Saints: Finding God in All the Wrong People and being completely inspired by it. For those of you who don't know her, Nadia is the tattoo-covered ex-addict F-bombing [...]

A Frikkin Hashtag: #WisdomOfTheJungle

By | March 28th, 2017|Categories: activities, AFrikkinHashtag, games & Stuff, Hashtag Game, silly things|Tags: , , , |

What kind of wise words would the Jungle have for us? We decided to find out by playing #WisdomOfTheJungle [The Story So Far: Every Wednesday at 12 noon South African time [6am EDT] an inspired and growing [...]

The Justice Conference: Arriving justly

By | March 27th, 2017|Categories: inspire-ations, things to wrestle with, thorts of other people|Tags: , , , |

So you may have heard that we were part of a Justice Conference recently. You may have even invested some of your time in browsing and wrestling with some of the Quotes that i shared [...]

The Justice Conference: The Quotes [Part III]

By | March 23rd, 2017|Categories: inspire-ations, South Africa, things to wrestle with, thorts of other people|Tags: , , |

i shared an Overview of the Justice Conference that recently took place in Cape Town, South Africa. Followed by Part I and Part II where i shared some of the direct quotes from the plenaries and electives that i [...]

The Justice Conference: The Quotes [Part II]

By | March 22nd, 2017|Categories: God stuff, inspire-ations, South Africa, things to wrestle with, thorts of other people|Tags: , , , |

In part I i shared some thoughts from The Justice Conference from René August, Sivuyile Kotela and Craig Stewart and here are some other notes and thoughts i was able to take down: Afrika Mhlope had this to [...]

A Frikkin Hashtag: If I Was You

By | March 21st, 2017|Categories: AFrikkinHashtag, fun, games & Stuff, Hashtag Game, silly things|Tags: , , , , |

Meghan Trainor sang, "If I was you, I'd wanna be me too" which got stuck in my head for a few weeks and inspired me to ask what you would do if you were me, [...]

The Justice Conference: The Quotes [Part I]

By | March 21st, 2017|Categories: inspire-ations, positive ideas for change, South Africa, things to wrestle with, thorts of other people|Tags: , , , , |

Yesterday i shared some overview thoughts and impressions from The Justice Conference that we were part of this weekend. i was on the social media team and my role specifically was to sit in meetings [...]

The Justice Conference: an overview

By | March 20th, 2017|Categories: inspire-ations, positive ideas for change, South Africa, the beautiful Val (tbV), things to wrestle with, thorts of other people|Tags: , |

Where do you begin talking about the first ever Justice Conference South Africa? Maybe you start with a huge shout out to your wife, Valerie [aka tbV which stands for The Beautiful Val and is [...]