“We need to be Accountable”

The Treasury Department, represented by Elder Goodwell Nthani (SID – Chief Financial Officer) drew attention to the financial oversight committees, within the SDA Church, with the leaders as a way of improving performance.  In his presentation to the Leaders who gathered for the SID Leadership Summit, he said: “The church has adequate policies and procedures […]

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SID Leaders gather to strategise on direction of the SDA Church

Executive Officers and their spouses of the Southern Africa Indian Ocean Division – SID (Conferences and Unions) gathered at Birchwood Conference Center in South Africa to strategize and collaborate on the mission of the church under the theme: “Striving for Excellence.” The first day was spent with a deliberate focus on marriage and parenting.  Attendees […]

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Successful women stand beside their Husbands

A unique feature of the SID Leadership summit (February 2013) was the intentional inclusion of the spouses of Leaders and designing a special program for them.  More than 70 women gathered to focus on issues relevant and unique to their special calling.  The seriousness and privilege of being a leader’s spouse was clearly spelled out […]

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Unity is not optional

Unity has become a buzzword in organizational circles recently, and indeed it should, when we understand the mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.  Dr Paul Ratsara, SID President, summed it up well, in his presentation on “Teamwork,” when he said that unity is not optional for church leadership. The SID Leadership Summit – 2013 was […]

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Called to be Agents of Reconciliation

Two things characterized the 2013 SID Leadership Summit – February 5, 2013: A Commitment to the reading of God’s Word, the Holy Bible.  This is a regular practice throughout the entire SID Territory.  Seventh-day Adventists, together with others are enriched and blessed with the systematic reading of God’s Word following the Revived by His Word initiative of […]

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