Author: Judith Turner

God’s Endless Universe

Christmas, the author Norman Vincent Peale once said, “waves a magic wand over this world, and behold, everything is softer and more beautiful”. Recently a colleague and...

Keep your words sweet

While working on training material for a communications course recently, I was reminded of something one of our teachers told us way back in Grade 9 (or...

Can there be peace?

Can there be peace between Palestine and Israel? After everything we have heard and seen and continue to witness, can peace really be restored, given all the...

The Grace of Grief

Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted (Mt 5:4)In my younger days this beatitude always left me with a feeling of receiving a consolation...

Take time to contemplate

Today we live in a world that cant stop talking. Everywhere, every single day, we are bombarded by advertisements, invitations, messages and attractions of all kinds.

Poverty: We can do something

Now 20 years into South Africas democracy, the county is yet to achieve economic transformation. This is among the findings of the latest Development Indicators Report, released...