Category: Turner

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Consecrated by Circumstances

On a recent flight from Johannesburg to Cape Town, the flight attendant announced that there was a medical emergency on board and she asked whether there was anyone who could assist.  I saw a...

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When Life takes Detours

Travelling through Montagu in the Western Cape on Route 62 recently, I had to take a detour because of road works and mountain blasting between Montagu and Ashton. I have travelled this road at...

Who’s who in the Conflict Zoo

Call it organisational conflict, office politics, or just plain drama, but few of us enjoy disagreement or confrontation, at work or elsewhere. In fact, many of us spend a significant portion of our time...

The Power of Storytelling

The evangelist Mark wrote of Jesus: “And he did not speak to them without a parable” (4:34). A parable is a simple story used to illustrate a moral or spiritual lesson, as told by...

How to handle Criticism

In his letter to the people of Ephesus, St Paul advised: Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that...

Christmas Volunteering

Christmas all Year Round

Christmas is not just once a year. It is Christmas every time you let God love others through you yes, it is Christmas every time you smile at your brother and offer him your...