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Graduate: Naveed Iqbal passed away – 2nd November 2012

(Original article, written by Christine Jeske, to be found here) Today Adam and I and many others are mourning the loss of a great friend and a great man.  His passing won’t make the news, but he was one of the most humble, fearless, prayerful, and dedicated people I have ever met. When we lived […]

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Steps of Faith

Steps of Faith August 2012 has been mailed

I don’t know who first came up with the title “Steps of Faith” for this News- and Prayerletter. But whoever it was, s/he definitely described the key principle at the Seminary. Not only in these days but in its entire 32-year history. Several times in the past years remaining staff had to face the decision […]

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ESSA: The odd workshop (TOW) New Training opportunity to be launched

Admittedly this is a very odd name for a workshop offered by the Evangelical Seminary of Southern Africa. The workshop is not really odd or strange as you might think at first. It is simply taking place in most odd months of the year. It is also odd in that it will cover various topics […]

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Steps of Faith

Steps of Faith May 2012 – finally out

The Steps of Faith publication has served to inform ESSA friends, Alumni and supporters alike about recent developments at the Seminary. Some of you may have met a staff member and asked about developments and others may have heard rumors elsewhere, but once the Steps of Faith had been posted, all were on the same […]

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ESSA: Prayer Pledge

In the past week we have approached a num,ber of churches and individuals about a little project. We have asked the churches to sign a “Prayer Pledge” (sample can be seen here), promising to pray for ESSA in regular intervals. How regular this may be is completely up to the churches. Also there is no […]

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Training on Demand

Over the past months ESSA has tried and tested different methods of offering training and workshops to local churches and ministries. Acceptance has been slow and it seems that churches do feel the need for training but timing and transportation pose a challenge. In response to these realities ESSA has decided to bring the training […]