Entries by Taryn

Plan A – Lindsay Delmar

My name is Lindsay Delmar and I am 23 years old and live in Calgary, Canada. I was born in South Africa and moved to Canada with my family when I was 4 years old. My mom put me in swimming lessons when I was young, and I loved it so much that I joined […]

Lizette Du Piesanie – Testimony

I was born in Mariental, Namibia, to a policeman father and a nurse mother. We moved to South Africa when I was about four-years-old, and my father started working at a mine. As a result of my dad working his way up in the mining industry, we relocated many times. I attended five schools in […]

I’m Just Not Ready

Her SMS arrived at the worst possible moment. All of my ‘balls’ were in the air, and I was teetering on the brink of a multi-tasking implosion. You know, that moment when multi-tasking becomes physically painful because your brain simply can’t handle ONE… MORE… THING. Let me set the stage: Our first mentoring meeting was […]

The Power of Right Alignment and Association: by Edna Els

Edna preached an encouraging word at Victory Christian Church on Sunday 27th July 2014 about the importance of right alignment and association as a believer. Using Nehemiah and the rebuilding of the walls as the key scripture. The audio message can be found by following THIS link (Audio for Power of Right Alignment) on the […]

Don’t let Pride Hide Offense by John Bevere

One way the enemy keeps a person in an offended state is to keep the offense hidden, cloaked with pride. Pride will keep you from admitting your true condition. Once I was severely hurt by a couple of ministers. People would say, “I can’t believe they did this to you. Aren’t you hurt?” I would […]

Every Leader Needs to Take This Character Test by Carey Nieuwhof

So how are you really doing when it comes to your character development? It can be a bit difficult to tell, can’t it? Character, like so many things, seems hard to measure. It would be great if you could get a simple reading like you would for your cholesterol or blood pressure. Then you’d know. […]

Testimony: From Mandy Watson

My name is Mandy Watson, I am 30 years old. I am part of Victory Christian Church in Jeffrey’s Bay and I have been mentored and had the privilege of mentoring others since I was a 19yr old pip with no clue. I am now a married mother of three small children and I thought […]

Testimony: Beauty for Asher

  The word says that God will provide for those who grieve in Zion—to bestow on them a crown of beauty instead of ashes, the oil of joy instead of mourning, and a garment of praise instead of a spirit of despair. They will be called oaks of righteousness, a planting of the Lord for […]

Love in Action

My name is Anne and i’m a mentoring leader at Victory Christian Church, Jeffreys Bay. I was approached by Lorinda, one of the mentoring ladies who owns the beauty salon Aqua Spa, as her and her ladies wanted to give back to the community and use their skills to bless some less fortunate girls with […]