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We’ve been exploring how money is allocated here at CrossRoads so as we head into the Christmas season I thought it would be great to look at the Global Compassion Campaign or ‘GCC’ as we call it. 420 more words



While there are many calls for aiding the refugees of Syria and the Middle-East that certainly deserve our attention, we must remember that there are persecuted peoples still suffering in many other lands. 80 more words


A Gift of Need

We are embodied spirits who need raw material, both physical and spiritual, to create. But we forget that we are also social beasts who need not slash through the bramble of those needs alone.

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The Hidden Dangers Of Giving To The Poor - An Opinion Piece by Joshua Cox

The following article written by Trade-Mark’s founding director, Josh Cox, appeared in the Cape Times on Friday 6th November 2015.

As human beings we are often drawn to find simple explanations for understanding and categorising the world around us. 587 more words

Social Upliftment

Make Someone's Day By Giving Something Away

“Never worry about the numbers. Help one person at a time, and start with the person nearest you.” ~ Mother Teresa 

It takes way less work to be kind to other’s than it does to be hateful. 1,037 more words


Q Zone: A PS to the Postcard

Though the New Testament epistle of Philemon is just about 455 English words, it packs a powerful punch in its one chapter—that a new gospel identity should produce new gospel interactions. 700 more words


On being a surplus

One does not become a surplus. One is a surplus. One comes into this awareness through giving.

Giving-ness is flow. Out-flow determines in-flow. The frugal man thinks he has to pay himself first. 81 more words

From The Counsellor