You Gotta Luv Family :-)

“So, mind me asking? Which is your favorite family in the world?” “Mine, of course!” most reply. “Is it perfect?” “You kidding me? You should meet my brother, but I love him anyway.” “Yep, you can choose your friends, but you can’t choose your family.” We intuitively...
Church – Why God?

Church – Why God?

If there’s one contentious issue among those who ‘believe in Jesus’ it’s the role of the Church. In our communities there are many who have ‘given up on the Church’ but still believe in God. “I can believe in God and not go to...
The Light that Leads Us Home

The Light that Leads Us Home

It was pitch black darkness in semi desert, undulating terrain lightly sprinkled with scrub and rocks. I was on night manoeuvres during my forced conscription to the army in 1971. We’d been at it all day and half the night and I’d never been so tired in my life. After...
How’d You Respond?

How’d You Respond?

“I grew up very religious, and I was taught to think that people with alternative lifestyles were just ‘confused.’ But now it seems to me that gender and sexuality are so bendable and flexible. I’ve been going to a lot of poetry readings lately, and people present...
From the Cape to Canada

From the Cape to Canada

Constantia Village nestles in a basin of mountains draped with grapevines dripping wines of a quality that impresses the palates of connoisseurs around the world. And that means it attracts visitors and tourists. Which is why Mutasa and Noel have set up their...