Review: Pad Na Jou Hart

Pad Na Jou Hart bills itself as the first Afrikaans romantic adventure. Basson van Rensburg (Ivan Botha) has five days to make his way from Johannesburg to Cape Town for his father’s funeral, completing several tasks along the way. When he finds himself stranded without a car, he meets the free-spirited Amory (Donnalee Roberts) who …

Surrender

I am working through The One Year Worship the King Devotional1 for my quiet times this year. A recent reading challenged me on the subject of surrender. Jesus says, “If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me.” (Luke 9:23) There have been periods in …

Hope and a Future

I have never been good at New Year’s resolutions.  Most of the time, they are forgotten or broken before the middle of January.  (Particularly those relating to diets or exercise!)  I have come to realise that it’s better to set out goals for myself rather than resolutions.  Goals, at least, seem more flexible and more …