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Groundswell is a resource designed to help you explore how your faith can shape your response to big social issues. Our hope and prayer is that a growing number of Christ-followers begin to individually and collectively live out justice – creating a groundswell of positive change in our society.

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Jesus and His First Thousand Days

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Tucked away in the account of the nativity, we find profound truth about Jesus’ life. Yes, there were shepherds, and Magi, and traveling to Bethlehem. But the central event... read more

Challenging the Redefinition of Generosity and the Stewardship of Water

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What if the water crisis is merely just an opportunity for our city to find a new awakened dependence in God? A dependence that causes our very nature to... read more

Fill the Gap | A Bosch PM SJM Event on Water

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The Social Justice Ministry Team from Bosch PM hosted an insights evening type event on the 25th of February to facilitate conversations around the current water crisis our city... read more

Don’t Touch Me on My Privilege

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Cape Town in 2018 will be known as the year that ‘Day Zero’ went from a threat to an imminent reality. People were shocked into making changes to their... read more

Meet the Wheelers

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Over the past year I have experienced a growing anxiety about the water situation in Cape Town. 2018 felt so far away, and to be honest, I’m not sure... read more

Faith, Bible and Water

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What does the Bible have to say to us about water? In a time of water restrictions and uncertainty around water sustainability, we can turn to our faith for... read more

Choosing #DayOne

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I didn’t come to public activism easily or naturally. In August of 1989 Archbishop Tutu and Rev Boesak led a series of beach protests in Cape Town to highlight... read more

Meet the Pattendens

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As a Christian family, our desire is to seek God through the drought. The physical drought has made us aware of some of our own spiritual dryness. And so... read more

But let justice roll on like a river, righteousness like a never-failing stream!


Amos 5:25