Category Archives: From The Rector’s Desk

From The Rector’s Desk – 26 May 2019

Be strong and courageous, only be strong and very courageous, be strong and be courageous, do not be frightened and do not be dismayed, for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go. (Joshua 1: 6a, 7a, 9b) … Continue reading

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From The Rector’s Desk – 19 May 2019

To the People of God in the Parish of the Amanzimtoti, Church of the Good Shepherd. Grace and peace to you from God our Father and His Son Jesus Christ, our risen Lord. Alleluia.  I thank you all for the … Continue reading

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From the Rectors Desk 10 May 2019

Christ is Risen! Alleluia! When you read this our country will be preparing for the “reign” of its 6th parliament and will know how many seats each political party holds. The consensus is that the country is nothing like the … Continue reading

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From The Rector’s Desk 3 May 2019

Christ is risen! This week is an important week in our country, as we go to the polls. We must remember though that we are ambassadors to this land and we are no more of this world than Jesus is. … Continue reading

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Christ is Risen! He is risen indeed! Alleluia!

My prayer for you is that the stone will have been rolled away and that the new life of the resurrection will be made real to you. The resurrected life is the life of discipleship and as we journey through … Continue reading

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Holy Week – 19 April 2019

It’s not surprising that there are so many books available on the life and times of Jesus the Christ covering His birth, ministry, death and resurrection . And it is not surprising that these books do not exhaust the topic. … Continue reading

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From The Rector’s Desk – 14 April 2019

One thing that Palm Sunday always reminds me of is that in life there are always two narratives going on, the one is about what I think is going on, one filled with what I think is grandeur, glory and … Continue reading

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From The Rector’s Desk 31 March 2019

Lent is a time of joining Jesus in the wilderness. As city dwellers it is easy for us to misunderstand wilderness. In the city we tend to think of it as the open spaces up at Hluhluwe, Umfolozi and St … Continue reading

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From The Rector’s Desk 24 March 2019

The roar of the neighbour’s generator is becoming a familiar sound. We plan our days around when the darkness will come, and how long the battery will last and what won’t work when. The network has been down regularly and so … Continue reading

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