Entries by Ryan

Elders’ Celebration

Written by Ryan Strydom Last night at Central Cornerstone we celebrated God’s design for church leadership – specifically, elders and pastoral leadership. The evening was filled with mixed emotions as we said goodbye to Ian and Bernie Weeden, who are off to Nelspruit to continue the call of God on their lives there, and Barry […]

We’re Going Sailing Again!

Written by Ryan Strydom On Friday night and Saturday morning this past weekend, the Cornerstone Elders connected with the Deacons, Leaders, Potential Leaders, Workers etc. of Cornerstone to “invision” us for the new year and chat about the prophetic season the Elders feel we are entering – a season of sailing in the “trade winds” […]

New Photos on the Facebook Page!

Check out a whole set of new photos of events we’ve posted on the Cornerstone Facebook page The Experienced Warriors Christmas Lunch – see the album here DNA people who are now part of the Cornerstone family – see here The November ALL SITES Celebration – see the album here And the Appreciation Lunch with […]

Celebrating Our Beautiful Children

Written by Justine Engelbrecht Yesterday, on Sunday 27th November, a special Children’s service was held, in celebration of our beautiful children. Lance, Michelle, Roger & Deidre and their dedicated teams joined the children in sharing with us through song, dance and video what they had learned over the past year. The Theme for 2011 for […]

A Trip to Upington

Written by Justine Engelbrecht Marcus, Adele, Shane, Casper and the Life Team left for Upington on Wednesday the 16th to encourage Terry and Wendy Archibald’s church plant there. They arrived in time to join Terry and Wendy’s worship and bible study. The team was incredibly encouraged by how intense and earnest the group was, albeit […]

Lesotho: More Leaders Needed

Written by Ryan Strydom On the weekend of the 11th to the 13th of November, Mark Meeske and a team of seven travelled to Lesotho for ministry – the last trip to Lesotho of the year (several happen in the year). It was fruitful and saw the team meet up with Motheo Makagnia, a man […]

The Church in Ethiopia: Advancing the Kingdom

Written by Waldo Kruger On Wednesday the 2nd of November, Oom Hennie and I flew out to Addis Ababa in Ethiopia to spend some time with two churches. Our first stop, however, was a town called Debre Zeit. Here we spent two solid days teaching leaders from the area. We then went back to Addis […]

The Life Team Travel to Viljoenskroon

Written by Waldo Kruger Early on 27 October, the Life Team and I left Johannesburg to make our way to Viljoenskroon in the Free State. Roy and Lanny Culverwell lead a church there. They started their own life team at the beginning of this year, so we went to spend some time with them and […]

Key Women This Year

Written by Bernie Weeden Studying the book of Ruth this year in Key Women has reminded us again of the relevance of God’s Word. Women faced hardships then as do many women today. Ruth and Naomi’s situation was changed by their Kinsman-Redeemer, Boaz, and so we too can find our answers by looking to Jesus, […]

A Prophecy for Women

Written by Kathy van Laren Recently I was reminded of a dream I had about four years ago. I have always seen it as a prophetic word for the women in the Middle East, but I really felt that it is also applicable to some women who were at the Kaleidoscope conference. In the Middle […]