We are happy to welcome the new principal of ESSA and to introduce him to you. Carl Brook is no stranger to ESSA and he therefore knows and supports its mission, ethos and values. His servant style of leadership enables him to be a team player to empower others. His experience perfectly fits him for… Continue reading New Principal is found!
Change is painful “These are indeed special times …” is a common phrase at the beginning of many newsletters and emails these days. Indeed, the times are special and challenging. Many of us have had to adapt and change to new rules, regulations, routines, and the “new” normal is not that normal yet at all.… Continue reading Steps of Faith – August 2020
And now … ? We’re most definitely not the only ones asking ourselves this question “And now…?”. If you have followed developments at the Evangelical Seminary of Southern Africa over these past years you will have noticed that we have endured many crisis and overcome varying challenges. Finally, after many years of hard labour and… Continue reading Steps of Faith – May 2020
Dear Friends It has been a bit quiet from our side and you may have been wondering whether ESSA was still alive or if we had all given up. I can assure you that no one is giving up just yet and that we are very much alive. There are a number of exciting projects… Continue reading Steps of Faith – March 2019 – This is it?!
The last Steps of Faith has just barely been read and now we are already sending out this special edition again. We trust it to not be too annoying in light of the great news we are finally able to share. It has been a very long time that we have been hoping for this… Continue reading Steps of Faith – November 2017 Special – Yes, But …
Dear Friends 2017 is soon coming to an end and it has been a while since you heard from the Evangelical Seminary of Southern Africa. This year has mostly been another waiting game and I must apologize for not sending out the Steps of Faith as regularly as could be expected. Unfortunately we have been… Continue reading Steps of Faith – October 2017 – What’s the point?
Dear Friends It has been a while, once again. I had planned to send out the Steps of Faith in early March. As the first page indicates half of this edition was already written at the time. We were also hopeful that our accreditation was being processed in a CHE meeting on 23-24 of February… Continue reading Steps of Faith – April 2017
Dear Friends and Supporters of the Seminary We must apologize for the extended silence and lack of communication from our side. These past months (since May) have seen many challenges and developments at the Seminary and in many cases we just wanted to wait only a bit longer so we’d have clarity on what to… Continue reading Steps of Faith – Decisions in spite of not knowing the future?
Dear Friends, Supporters and DonorsKindly find below the most recent edition of Steps of Faith – May 2016, the ESSA Newsletter.This edition will introduce the Principal more fully but will also give you an update on the CHE process, the financial situation as well as delve deeper into the identity of ESSA as an Evangelical… Continue reading Steps of Faith – May 2016: ESSA’s present reality
Dear Friends and Supporters of the Seminary2015 has seen a number of positive elements and seriously surprising challenges. We were hoping to be done with those but 2016 is beginning in the same manner 2015 has ended. We are happy to report that ESSA finally has a Principal again – after a continuous interim phase… Continue reading Steps of Faith March 2016 – Who is ESSA in the light of changing reality?