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The Dayspring DayBook:

Our monthly newsletter.

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April 2019: Nominee for Moderator of the 2019 General Assembly … A League of Volunteers … Volunteers in Mission … From Our Minister: Inward, Upward, and Outward … Youth in Mission … Journey’s End (Susara and Cornelius)

March 2019: Faith and Community: Transcending the Boundaries of Ethnicity & National Origins … Grace Presbyterian Mission … From Our Minister: Global multicultural diversity …Six Persons Join Dayspring … Ransford Experiences Multicultural Community … The Smuts’ New Zealand Journey Continues

February 2019: Signs and Symbols: Valentine’s Day …  Fresh Veggies: Brighter Futures …  Venezuela (Statement by the World Communion of Reformed Churches … From Our Minister: Hearts and Crosses … From Cornelius and Susera

January 2019: When the time is right … Candidates for Moderator of the 2019 General Assembly … Minister’s Message: New Beginnings … Christmas Pageant 2018 Pictures … The Smuts’ Journey Continues …

December 2018: Multiculturalism and the Christmas Story … Dayspring Elects Six Elders … From Our Minister (Christmas Message) … From the Moderator of the 143rd General Assembly … The Smuts’ Journey Continues.

November 2018: Remembrance in Retrospective … Captain’s Log … From Our Minister: Bitter or Better? … Mary and Max … 10 Things to Say instead of “Stop Crying” … Te Aroa – The Long Pathway

Here are some back issues.

October 2018: This issue contains some responses to the September issue – also an article on Stephen Ministries and a reflection by our minister, Heinrich Grosskopf, about his journey to South Africa.

September 2018: This is a special issue in which the Rev Dr. Heather Vais focuses on practical ways that we can nurture our faith in four areas: Emotional, Mind/Mental, Strength/Physical, Neighbour/Communal, and Self/Personal. Our Minister’s Message focuses on Gratitude.

June 2018: Seeking Care … Having Caring Conversations … The Seven Cs of Caring … From our Minister: Being a Commissioner at General Assembly … Images from General Assembly … Presbytery Summer Student: Enjei Achah

May 2018: A Patchwork Quilt …  The Malayang Family … Grandparents Grosskopf … Church is a Family You Belong To

April 2018: Volunteers Make It Happen … Volunteering – What’s in it for Me? … Dayspring Food Bank … From our Minister: Giving of Ourselves by Volunteering … The Double Value of Volunteer Service … Volunteerism as Giving Back

March 2018: What is a family? … Visioning with Christian Leaders in Ghana … From our Minister: The Family of God’s People … Another kind of family

February 2018: Growing Generosity … From Our Minister: What does Outreach Look Like? … Ash Wednesday & Valentine’s Day … Growing Generosity (conclusion)

January 2018: And God Comes Near … Moderatorial Candidates … Choosing a Moderator … From our Minister: Reaching Out … Reaching out to our Neighbours … Education Mission in Ghana