Category Archives: South Africa

It is time to reflect on the “It’s Time” prayer meeting

“How was it?”, said the WhatsApp message. Uuhhhhmmm, what do I say in a few words on a smartphone? Praying with more than a million South African believers was priceless. It was the biggest religious gathering in South Africa since… … Continue reading

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Highlight: 20 February: Anne

I’ve been feeling depressed lately and I thought about having to notice the good things in life. So, I made a resolution to sometimes mention highlights of my life as they happen. Yesterday, the highlight was speaking to a Christian … Continue reading

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SA’s “Sexual offences and Related Matters Amendment Act” (No 32, 2007): The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Good 1. At least one ridiculously contradictory concept have now been removed from law books: There used to be a law stating that having consensual homosexual intercourse with someone under 19 is a crime. Then, same-sex marriages became legal. Last … Continue reading

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Abortions to underage girls protects sex criminals, America studies found. What about SA?

This is “16 days of activism for no violence againt woman and children” , right?Right. We want this nation’s (and all other nation’s) children to be safer, right? Right. Sadly, there is a part of SA’s new child act which works against … Continue reading

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SA’s new Children’s act worries me

I sent this letter to several South African publications some months ago, for publishing on their letter page. Some published it, some did not. Here it is unchanged: New Children’s Act worrying  Government is implementing a new Child act. One … Continue reading

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