By Ingrid Kalie-Moses
Radio Program hosted by Ingrid Kalie-Moses based on Acts 20:24 where individuals are invited to openly and publicly testify to the goodness of God's grace and what God has done in their lives.
Testify 20220418 The Tomb is empty but is he alive? by Christo van der Schyff - Wordspread Foundation
As we ponder on the death and resurrection of Jesus like the disciples. We ask ourselves the question the tomb is empty but is he alive? Listen to Christo van der Schyff as he reflects on the Easter celebration and how we should view this as christians. Contact information Phone 064 504 5954 / www.wordspread.co (without .za)
May 15, 2022
Testify 20220411 Raising Transformational Leaders by Annalise, Xhanti & Clint - The Message Trust Part 5
Giving hope in communities and raising a generation of transformational leaders, that will transform the community. This is the core message of the Community Transformation stream at The Message Trust SA. In this episode hear Annalise Petersen, Clint Luikes & Xhanti Petswa share their story of how they help to change the lives of young people and communities that they work in.
May 15, 2022
Testify 20220404 Releasing the Sound of Hope by Shaun Pretorius & Christina Tucker - The Message Trust Part 4
The streets have a sound, and that sound is drawing our kids towards drugs, alcoholism, and all the bad things. In this episode Shaun Pretorius and Christina Tucker from the Message Trust talk about how they use song, dance, and the spoken word to release the sound of hope, and create vibrations above the noise, so that the Lord is lifted up and people get drawn to Him. www.message.org.za +27 21 685 1535
May 10, 2022
Testify 20220328 Oaks of Righteousness by Mthetheleli & Frans - The Message Trust Part 3
Do you believe that everyone deserves a second chance? The Message Trust Enterprise Program works hands-on with young men in prison and formerly incarcerated individuals who want to leave a life of crime and gangsterism and helps them to re-integrate back into their community and society in general. In this episode, Mthetheleli and Frans from The Message Trust share their testimonies of working with formerly incarcerated individuals helping them to become Oaks of Righteousness, planted by the Lord to glorify him (for the display of His splendor). www.message.org.za +27 21 685 1535
May 10, 2022
Testify 2022.03.21 Shine like stars by Mark Slessenger & Xola Dingiswayo – The Message Trust Part 2
Gang is the past, star is the future, this is the slogan of the Gangstar Brand which is the social enterprise of The Message Trust established as a response to the desperate need to create employment for young men and women coming out of prison. In this episode, Part 2 of The Mesage Trust Series, Mark Slessenger and Xola Dingiswayo shares how the Gangstar Cafe's aim to be a redemptive space where broken lives can be made new, and formally incarcerated individuals are encouraged to shine like stars in a deprived and crooked generation. www.gangstar.com / www.message.org.za
March 22, 2022
Testify 20220314 Making a way in the wilderness by Tim Tucker - The Message Trust Part 1
The cycle of poverty, unemployment, gangsterism, and crime continues to grow at an alarming rate. The Message Trust is a christ-centred organization that bodly shares the Good News of Jesus Christ with the aim to raise up urban heroes to become Godly leaders in their families and communities. In this episode Tim Tucker, the CEO of The Message Trust shares his testimony of how God is doing a new thing and making a way in the wilderness. www.message.org.za
March 15, 2022
Testify 20220307 Church challenges in perspective - Christo van der Schyff
The church in Africa faces serious challenges even though Christianity has deep roots in African soil. So what can be done to change this situation? In this episode Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation shares his perspective on the plan God gives through the scriptures to equip leaders to face and overcome these challenges. Contact Wordspread Foundation on www.wordspread.co or 064 504 5954
March 07, 2022
Testify 20220228 When God Speaks by Taylor Irby
For most of us our home is our sanctuary. But what do you do when circumstances rrquires you to be uprooted and no matter how you struggle with the inevitable, you know God has spoken. In this episode Taylor Irby, a Christian Parenting Coach shares her testimony of how she had to navigate her family's move from Bosnia to the USA when she herself was not ready for it. Taylor can be contacted via her website www.taylorirbycoaching.com or Facebook and Instagram
February 28, 2022
Testify 20220221 Leading Change with Christo van der Schyff
Strong leaders are needed to bring about change in the challenges we face in our world today. In this episode Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation reflects on the story of Nehemiah and how he approached his mandate as a leader to bring about changes aligned to God's will for His people. www.wordspread.co or 064 504 5954
February 22, 2022
Testify 20220214 Marriage God's Way by Tina Crawford from Sweet Honey Coaching
On Valentine's Day we celebrate love through the expression of romantic gestures, affectionate greetings, and gifts. But how often is this kind of loving expression shared in your marriage? In this special Valentine's edition Tina Crawford, a marriage and intimacy coach from Sweet Honey and Sacrifice, shares why its important to follow God's design for marriage, and how this creates intimacy that leads to oneness with your spouse. www.sweethoneyandsacrifice.com (Facebook, Instagram, blog)
February 14, 2022
Testify 20220207 Sharing your testimony
Our testimony is our personal story of faith and is also used to share the Good News of Jesus. Have you felt the desire to share your testimony of what God has done in your life but you are not sure of how to go about doing it? In this episode Zandrè van der Nest from Wordspread Foundation explains why it is important to share your testimony. He also provides practical tips on how to go about doing it. www.wordspread.co #testimony #radioministry #Wordspreadfoundation #edenfm
February 09, 2022
Testify 20220131 Choose Life a testimony by Warren Moult
Suffering from depression, Warren Moult was on the verge of committing suicide, when God revealed himself to him through the presence of his dog. Warren speaks about this miraculous intervention and his attitude to choose life on a daily basis. "See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland." Isaiah 43:19 NIV. Warren can be contacted at email@example.com #radioministry #testimony #depressionawareness
February 01, 2022
Testify 20220124 Standing firm in the face of fear
What do you do in the face fear? Do you react in fight, flight, or fright mode? In this episode Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation stand firm urges us to tap into our experiences of the power of God so that He can lead us through the fear. He also reviews the book 'Images of Leadership: Biblical Portraits of Godly Leaders by David Bremner. Contact Wordspread Foundation on 064 504 5954 or www.wordspread.co
January 27, 2022
Testify 20211206 - The Gift
Romans 8: 1-4 is a stark reminder of the tremendous Gift God gave mankind. As we prepare for the great celebration of Christ's birth, Christo van der Schyff and Ingrid Kalie-Moses discuss the Gift that keeps on giving. www.wordspread.co or What'sApp on 064 504 5954
January 19, 2022
Testify 20220117 - Fresh Start to 2022 with Mariana Carroll
It's 2022! It's a new year and a new opportunity for a Fresh Start! Would you like to have your life more aligned to God's will for you? In this episode Mariana Carroll from Women at Work Ministries discusses why it is important to set your focus for the year. She also shares tips on how to do this in a practical, biblically focused way. Why not start by joining Women at Work Ministries for their their daily lunch time prayer devotions or one of their bible study programmes. firstname.lastname@example.org or What'sApp +27 67 15 9024 or website womenatwork.online
January 19, 2022
Testify 20211129 Count Your Blessings
"Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus", 1 Thessalonians 5:18 No matter what you face, God’s goodness and mercy will never leave you. In fact, He even prepares blessings for you in the middle of hard seasons. But these truths aren’t always easy to remember, which is why giving thanks matters. Gratitude helps us focus on the only One who is able to turn our problems around for His glory and our good. As we head towards the end of 2021 it is important to take time to reflect on the past year and be mindful of the things to be thankful for. In this episode guests from our programs in 2021 share what God has done in their lives this year, and inspire us with messages of hope for the year ahead.
November 30, 2021
Testify 20211122 Get a grip!
In modern times one might find it confusing and difficult to get a grip on life, especially when there is so much information overload. In this episode Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation explains the importance of starting every day with a recommitment to living a life of discipline before the Lord. Starting with Him, and His Word, before attending to anything else. www.wordspread.co or 064 504 5954
November 23, 2021
Testify 20211115 God's chosen instrument (Part 2)
This is part two of the testimony of Denver Dreyer. After many years of drug addiction Denver was saved, but he soon learned that living for the Lord is not without suffering. Whilst having open heart surgery Denver had a stroke which led to him being put into a medically induced coma. However, God always works everything out for His glory.
November 15, 2021
Testify 20211108 God's chosen instrument (Part 1)
When you read the story of Saul's conversion to Paul in the book of Acts, one realizes that it is nothing short of miraculous. This episode is is part one of a two part testimony of Denver Dreyer. Just like Saul, Jesus had to intervene in a miraculous way to bring Denver's life in alignment to God's purpose for him.
November 09, 2021
Testify 20211101 Building the team
"As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another," Proverbs 27:17. Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation explains how the impact of collaborative partnerships in ministry can unlock and enable synergies to make an impact for God. www.wordspread.co or 064 504 5954
November 08, 2021
Testify 20211025 There is always hope
Romans 8 verse 28 says that God will work all things out for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to His purpose. In this episode Daniela Beukman from Hope Again Recovery Centre shares her testimony. She says no one had hope for her, a homeless herion addict of 15 years. But Jesus stepped into her mess so that others may know that hope has a name, and that name is Jesus Christ. Hope Again Recovery Centre www.harc.co.za or 0734796727
October 26, 2021
Testify 20211018 More focused on growth than on God
When we work in ministry serving the kingdom of God, we might find our goals more focused on growth than on God. In this episode Christo van der Schyff and Zandre van der Nest from Wordspread Foundation share insights to help us stay as close to God's will as possible in setting goals to grow God's kingdom, as well as for ourselves. www.wordspread.co.
October 20, 2021
Testify 20211011 A Reflection on Psalm 23
"The Lord is my Shepherd, I shall not want," so starts Psalm 23. Have you ever considered what David was going through when he wrote this Psalm, and how it is relevant to your relationship with God today? In this episode Ingrid Kalie-Moses shares a reflection on how Psalm 23 practically Ministers to us, and reminds us that in life or death - in times of plenty or want - God is good and worthy of our trust.
October 12, 2021
Testify 20211004 Expanding God's Kingdom
Expanding the Kingdom of God is every Christians responsibility. Christo van der Schyff and Bongani Makofane from Wordspread Foundation discuss how Christians with a heart for the lost can get involved in expanding God's Kingdom - close to home, as well as far away. They also give an update on the impact of recent Church Growth Conferences in Gauteng, and extend an invitation to churches who wants to get involved in upcoming outreaches to Zimbabwe. Contact them on 0645045954 or www.wordspread.co
October 05, 2021
Testify 20210927 It's Never too Late
“It takes the same amount of soil to dig a grave as it does to plant a garden. When I could have been buried, I chose to be planted. We all have this power to choose what to do with what we have been given, to choose how anything affects us”, so says Lynn Hill, the author of Butterfly My Soul Got Wings. A hideously brutal rape and near death experience at age fifteen informed her Divine Purpose and an inspirational trajectory which has now become unstoppable. In this episode Lynn shares her story and an inspirational message of why it is never to late to give your soul permission to restore itself and give your soul wings. For speaking engagements or coaching interventions, connect with Lynn at www.lynnhillinternational.com
September 28, 2021
Testify 20210920 The Mystery of the Gospel
No matter who you are, or what you've done, you are welcome at the King's table. In this episode Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation delves into the mystery of the Gospel and why no one is excluded from God's love and community.
September 22, 2021
Testify 20210913 A Child of Grace
Welcome Witbooi is a previous gangster who discovered that God has a plan for him regardless of the bad choices he had made. He refers to himself as "A Child of Grace". In this episode Welcome shares how he transitioned his life from gangster to guardian. He says that no matter what your circumstances are, if you can imagine something better for yourself, you can create it. Welcome heads up the BrightSpark Foundation, an initiative aimed at restoring hope and building positive relationships between young people and their families. @BrightSpark Foundation SA
September 13, 2021
Testify 20210906 And then the end ....
Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation asks a thought provoking question, "What happens at the end of the world, and how does it affect me? In this episode him explores insights on this topic especially in context of how we live our life today.
September 06, 2021
Testify 20210830 Sunsets and Waterfalls
When hearts unite, mountains move! This is the slogan for Sunsets and Waterfalls, a book written by Cindy-Lee Jacobs and Toni Erasmus in obedience to a call from God. Cindy-Lee and Toni share their testimony of how God released them from sin, a broken heart, and bondage of soul ties. Through writing the book they also realised that when we share raw and real stories it awakens the realisation that we are far more alike than we are different. Their book Sunsets and Waterfalls can be ordered via their website www.sunsetsandwaterfalls.com or email@example.com. Check out their s&w stories on Instagram and YouTube.
August 30, 2021
Testify 20210823 Personal Plan for Discipleship
As spiritual leaders, it is important to realize that discipling others starts with you and your relationship with the Lord. In this episode, Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation highlights key aspects of your personal discipleship journey, so that the fruit you bear is divinely guided by the Holy Spirit. To find out more about the programs offered by Wordspread Foundation contact them on +27645045954 / www.wordspread.co
August 24, 2021
Testify 20210816 Survive to Serve
Romans 8: 28 states that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to His purpose. In this episode Megan Cunnningham shares her testimony of an attempted suicide 10 years ago and how God led her to serve others in their time of grief and sorrow. Megan can be contacted on +27685116729 or on social media at Megan Cunnningham Media or Hopesters International.
August 17, 2021
Testify 20210809 Women as Evangelists
Happy Women's Day 2021 to all our female followers! Women Evangelists have an important role in growing the Kingdom of God. In this episode Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation shares insightful perspectives on why certain Ministries are better suited to women and how women can participate in various ministry initiatives. www.wordspread.co
August 11, 2021
Testify Community Broadcast - Women's Day Address: Our Eternal Footprint
Ingrid Kalie-Moses, founder of Testify Ministry, delivered an inspiring and thought provoking address about our eternal footprint to the congregation of St Mark's Angilican Cathedral in George for their Women's Day Service.
August 09, 2021
Testify 20210802 Identity and purpose in Christ Jesus
Did you know that a hardened heart, pushing people away, depression, fear, and addiction could be manifestations of rejection? In this episode Cantell Davis shares her testimony of how she struggled with the spirit of rejection for years until a sudden moment with God, and many encounters thereafter, led her to discover her true identity and purpose as a Kingdom daughter.
August 03, 2021
Testify 20210726 Lockdown Limitations: Fertilizer or Poison
Has the COVID-19 lockdown protocols of the past 500 days been a fertilizer or poison to your church? In this episode Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation discusses how churches with a culture of discipleship have used the limitations to generate church growth. Contact Wordspread Foundation on 0645045954 or www.wordspread.co to help your church grow.
July 27, 2021
Testify 20210719 For Such a Time as This
South Africa finds itself in a very volatile state as a result of the impact of the Covid 19 pandemic and the recent surge of looting and unrest in the country. In this episode Joy Rusike from the Sister2Sister movement shares her testimony as a message of hope and inspiration. She encourages Christians to rise up as spiritual prayer warriors for such a time as this.
July 20, 2021
Testify 20210712 Living a Life of Discipleship
In this episode, Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation expresses why 'paying it forward' is an important part of living a life of discipleship. He also shares insights regarding seven truths about authentic discipleship. For more information about Wordspread Foundation contact (+27) 64 504 5954 or vist www.wordspread.co
July 13, 2021
Testify Community Broadcast - Ingrid Birthday Giveaway
Ingrid's birthday giveaway! Like the Testify Ministry Facebook page and put the answer to the question in the comments to stand a chance to win the book 'Van Paradegrond tot Pastorie' by Dr Carl Davis. Dr Davis lives in East London and serves on the pastoral leadership team at River East London. Question: Which city is the author from? Closing date: Tuesday 13 July 2021 at 13h00
July 05, 2021
Testify 20210705 Van Paradegrond tot Pastorie
Have you ever wondered why people write books about their life? In this episode Ingrid Kalie-Moses chats to Dr Carl Davis who wrote a book about his journey from life in the military to becoming a minister. He says that the reflection brought healing to his life and according to feedback from readers, it continues to do so in their lives too. His book 'Van Paradegrond tot Pastorie' is the prize for Ingrid's birthday giveaway - see the Community Broadcast for more info. Dr Davis can be contacted on firstname.lastname@example.org. Also check out his YouTube channel at 'carlenronel'
July 05, 2021
Testify 20210628 Chasing the High Target
Ingrid Kalie-Moses chats to Chrsito van der Schyff and Zandre van der Nest from WordSpread Foundation about chasing the high target to equip 100,000 Christians from various countries to spread the word of God during the 2022 fiscal year. This is a Big Hairy Audacious Goal (BHAG) but one they believe they are ready to tackle with the help if their strategic partners, volunteers, support community, and the grace of God.
June 29, 2021
Testify 20210621 Go To Joseph with Bishop Noel Rucastle & Father Larry Kaufmann
During the month of June, we celebrate Youth Day as well as Father's Day in South Africa. In this episode, Bishop Noel Rucastle and Fr Larry Kaufmann share reflections on the theme 'Go to Joseph' which originates from the apostolic letter from Pope Francis titled Padres Corde, with the Father's heart, in which he declared 2021 as the year of St Joseph.
June 24, 2021
Testify 20210614 Volunteering: Activating the Youth to Evangelize
Youth in South Africa face challenges of unemployment, poor educational outcomes, and much more. In this episode, Christo van der Schyff from WordSpread Foundation discusses how getting youth involved in ministry can equip them with skills and activate opportunities outside the norm. www.wordspread.co or (+27) 64 504 5954
June 16, 2021
Testify 20210607 Choosing Life
Deuteronomy 30:19 tells us that we have the choice to choose a life of prosperity, or death and destruction. In this episode Freddy Trout from the organization People Against Substance Abuse tells his story of how he made the decision to choose life by giving his life to the Lord after years of drug addiction and criminal activity.
June 08, 2021
Testify 20210531 Power in Partnership
Ecclesiastes 4: 9 states two people are better than one because they have a good reward for their toil. In this episode, we hear Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation discuss the benefits of strategic partnerships and collaboration in ministry and our lives in general.
June 01, 2021
Testify 20210524 Healing from Trauma
We all experience trauma in some form or another bit it does not have to define who we are or who we become. In this episode Chanè de Kock, a counselor at FAMSA, who herself experienced three incidences of being held at gunpoint, shares valuable insights about how to deal with trauma in our lives. Chanè also does individual online or in-person counseling sessions. Connect with her via her website www.chanedekock.com or via Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.
May 25, 2021
Testify 20210517 Discipleship Starts with Me
Jesus said, "Go into the whole world and proclaim the gospel to every creature." In this episode Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation shares a testimony from his recent trip to Zambia where he was asked, "What does discipleship mean for the individual?"
May 18, 2021
Testify 20210510 Mother's Day Edition 2021
On 9 May we celebrate Mother's Day in South Africa. It is a day on which we honor the mother of the family, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society. In this episode, we hear the testimony of Mary Titus, a mother, mid-wife, and active member of the Catholic Women 's League. By the grace of God, she lives to tell her story after being in a coma for 41 days.
May 10, 2021
Testify 20210503 Spreading the Good News in Malawi & Zambia
Spreading the Good News of Jesus should never be restricted by your physical location. In this episode, we hear about the experiences of the team from Wordspread Foundation, who recently travelled to Malawi and Zambia, to present a personal evangelism course and conduct discipleship outreach programmes in the most remote areas of these countries.
May 04, 2021
Testify 20210426 From Captivity to Freedom
On 27 April, Freedom Day is celebrated in South Africa which commemorates the first non-racial democratic elections in 1994. But in our lives, we may still find ourselves in bondage, captivity or imprisoned by our past. In this episode, we hear the story of Irene Koegelenberg who at the age of 35 found the courage to tell her story of being molested and raped by a family member as a young child. She said that God came to her in therapy and told her that it was because of her destiny that the enemy tried to break her down so young in her life. Contact her @ireneellisArt on Instagram and Facebook, email her at email@example.com or call her on +27 73 757 5103.
April 27, 2021
Testify Community Broadcast - ID Women of Faith Conference
Interdenominational Women of Faith presents a Virtual Conference "The Presence of God." Friday 30 April 2021 and Saturday 1 May 2021. Conference times available online. Register for free at IDWOMENOFFAITH.ORG/REGISTRATION to get more information and the login details. Call 1-508-353-4646 or 1-774-505-0588 for more information.
April 21, 2021
Testify 20210419 When God Leads You, You'll Never Be Lost
Did you know that by allowing God to lead your life, you'll never be lost? In this episode, Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation shares insights as to how we can draw closer to our heavenly Father by seeking and submitting to God's will for our lives.
April 21, 2021
Testify 20210412 You Are Enough
Sometimes, in the midst of all the pressure, we seem to totally forget all the wonderful, unique things about ourselves and feel like we are not enough. In this episode, Robyn-Lee Samuels shares her testimony of how she used the power of failure to move forward and find her purpose in her writing career. Robyn-Lee is a content writer and content strategist based in Cape Town, South Africa. She is the owner of "The Writing Space." Contact her on firstname.lastname@example.org or +27 67 189 6682.
April 13, 2021
Testify 20210405 Sharing A Resurrected Christ
Easter celebrates that Jesus was resurrected from the dead and that therefore by accepting Jesus as our Saviour we can be promised an eternal home in Heaven. But how do we as Christians take this message to the world? In this episode, Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation shares how we can use the message of Christ's death and resurrection to reach out to others. Contact Wordspread Foundation +27 64 504 5954 or www.wordspread.co
April 06, 2021
Testify 20210329 Our Journey to the Cross
Holy Week is a time when Christians all over the world commemorate the life of Jesus leading up to his crucifixion, and glorious resurrection at Easter. In this episode of Testify, Fr Ndumiso Mkhize & Fr Lindelwa Dlamini shares a reflection on the importance of observing the special devotions during Holy Week which leads us closer to the graces of God.
March 31, 2021
Testify 20210322 The Gospel in 33 Bible Verses
In this episode of Testify, Dewald Scholtz shares the exciting news about the new game from Turkeys and Eagles called The Gospel in 33 Bible Verses. A fun tool to have for your Evangelism activities. Christo van der Schyff also tells us about 3 books on special for Easter namely, the Africa Study Bible, Highly Favoured, and Influence.
March 24, 2021
Testify 20210315 Overcoming Verbal Abuse
In this episode we interview Marelise Janse van Rensburg pastor, wife, mother, author, poet, songwriter and so much more. She shares her testimony of what inspired her to write her book titled 'Kleure van Lewe' or 'Adam killed Eve' about the dark shades of Verbal abuse. She will be hosting workshop in George on Friday 19 March at Meade Cafe in George, and Saturday 20 March at The Coffee Vlub in Mossel Bay. For bookings contact 083 354 6011.
March 16, 2021
Testify 20210308 Finding your Personal Harvest Field
Christo van der Schyff shares insights on how you can discern where the Lord wants to place you to optimally use you to share the Gospel of Christ. www.wordspread.co Call or WhatsApp 064 504 5954
March 10, 2021
Testify 20210301 Acknowledging God in All Your Ways with The Wessos
The South African Gospel group, The Wessos, will be releasing their new single "Corona" on Friday, 5 March 2021. In this episode, join us for an exclusive interview with these Godly inspired young men who live by the motto of acknowledging God in all their ways. #Wessomusic
March 03, 2021
Testify 20210222 Post COVID-19 Evangelism Outreach
Christo van der Schyff continues to share his insights on the impact of COVID-19 on Evangelism activities within the church. He provides further guidance on what you can do to maximize your outreach objectives. We also review the book for this month which is No More Excuses by Tony Evan's. For more information go to www.wordspread.co or email Wordspread Foundation at email@example.com Contact them via WhatsApp on 064 504 5954.
February 23, 2021
Testify 20200215 Human Trafficking Prevention
Human Trafficking is on the increase globally due to the social conditions manifesting around the COVID 19 pandemic. To find out how you can protect yourself and your loved ones from being at risk, listen to this interview with Cornel Viljoen from A21. Hotline 0800 222 777, www.A21.org/southafrica
February 16, 2021
Testify 20210208 Being An Evangelist in Your Church
Churches will be re-opening in early February in South Africa. What does your post COVID-19 church look like? Are you concerned about the spiritual health of your congregation? Christo van der Schyff from WordSpread Foundation shares how the church growth programme could activate fresh spiritual injection into your congregation.
February 08, 2021
Testify 20210201 Teen Suicide Prevention
We are back in full swing and kick off our first episode of 2021. We discuss the very important topic of Teen Suicide Prevention with Anthea Nagoor from Focus on the Family. For more information about the Alive To Thrive Teen Suicide Prevention Programme contact Focus on the Family on 031 716 3300 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Register for upcoming workshops on their website www.safamily.co.za.
February 01, 2021
Testify 2020127 2020 - Taking a Trip Down Memory Lane
Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation takes a trip down memory lane, looking back at how far the Lord has brought us this year. He also alludes to the plans for 2021!
December 09, 2020
Testify 20201130 Thanksgiving 2020
2020 was a challenging year for most of us but we still have so much to be thankful for. Listen to this special edition where some of the guests of our 2020 Programmes share their reflections and inspirational messages for the remainder of the year. Oh give thanks to the Lord for He is good: For His mercy endures forever. Psalm 136:1
December 03, 2020
Testify 20201123 Malawi Diaries
An update from Christo and Zandre about their outreach to Malawi. Christo interviews Ps Isaac Nyamafumba and Ps Simon about their experiences as participants on the Church Growth Program.
November 24, 2020
Testify 20201116 Interdenominational Women of Faith
Interview with Ps Letina Jeranyama. She shares her testimony of how she was led, by the grace of God, to establish the Interdenominational Women of Faith Ministry to encourage women to live a life of faith to impact the world.
November 17, 2020
Testify 20201109 Sister 2 Sister
Ps Susan Chigwada the founder of the Sister 2 Sister movement shares the story of how God led her to establish this global Christian interdenominational sisterhood. A movement where women are divinely paired-up to impact each other, and the world. Check out their website at www.sis2sis.org or via Facebook sistosisinchrist to find a Chapter near you.
November 09, 2020
Testify 20201102 Crossroads Bread Project
Ingrid chats to Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation about their exciting new initiative known as the Crossroads Bread Project. Christo also provides an update about the upcoming outreach trip to Malawi. Listeners are kindly requested to pray for the team with specific intercession for travel mercies, successful events and meetings, the health of the team, and most of all that lives be changed and communities be impacted.
November 03, 2020
Testify 20201026 Surfing Back to Life
Delphine Raubenheimer shares her testimony with Ingrid Kalie-Moses about how she 'surfed her way back to life' after her recovery from breast cancer. Delphine encourages us not to wait for something to happen before we start participating in living our life to the fullest. We also hear from Martyn Emmik from Surfends Surf School in Victoria Bay near George in South Africa who offers body boarding and surfing lessons for young and old.
October 26, 2020
Testify 20201019 Evangelism vs Mission
In this episode Christo explains the difference between Evangelism and Missionary Outreach. He also shares a testimony by Mary-Lynn Barrett in which she shares her experience of an Evangelism encounter in a supermarket - attesting that we must always be ready to lead a person to Jesus anywhere at anytime.
October 19, 2020
Testify 20201012 Renewing of the Mind
Sibusiswe Mbwembe joins Ingrid Kalie-Moses all the way from Swansea in Wales. Sibu shares her testimony of how her personal struggles with sorrow and disappointment led her to becoming a mindset and lifestyle coach where she helps others to 'renew their mind' (Romans 12: 2). Contact Sibu at email@example.com or 00447881603136
October 12, 2020
Testify 20201005 Wordspread Outreach to Malawi
In this episode, Christo van der Schyff and Zandre van der Nest, from Wordspread Foundation, share the exciting news about the upcoming outreach to Malawi in November. For more information, connect with Wordspread Foundation on their website www.wordspread.co or Facebook and Instagram.
October 05, 2020
Testify 20200928 A21 Global Freedom Summit
On this episode of Testify, Ingrid chat's to Ancel and Diana from the George A21 Team about the upcoming Global Freedom Summit taking place on 17 October 2020. Connect with A21.org via their website, Facebook or Instagram for more information.
September 29, 2020
Testify 20200921 Wordspread Warriors (Update)
The Wordspread Warriors program has been launched! In this episode Christo van der Schyff gives us an update and extends an open invitation to engage your church or small groups in this program. Connect with Wordspread Foundation on www.wordspread.co. follow them on Facebook and Instagram.
September 22, 2020
Testify 20200914 Vuselela School Makeover
When Deon Weideman received a spiritual message from God to 'look after His children', he had no idea the rollercoaster his decision of obedience would take him on. In this interview Deon shares his uplifting testimony of his journey to establishing the Vuselela School Makeover Project which assists schools with maintenance projects. The program extended to an extra-curricular initiative where youths are coached to cycle and participate in cycling competitions as a means to uplift themselves and the community. To support the project contact Deon on 0828812089 or www.vuselela.org
September 15, 2020
Testify 20200907 Women@Work Online Ministry
In this episode Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation chats to Mariana Carroll from Women@Work Online Ministries. Mariana explains why our identity cannot be found in worldly success especially when we, as women, juggle so many balls related to our various responsibilities. Christo also shares his experience of the Wordspread Warriors training recently held in Gauteng.
September 08, 2020
Testify 20200831 Overcoming Imposter Syndrome
In this episode Ingrid Kalie-Moses chats to Candice Hankey, a leadership and executive coach, about how she has overcome some personal challenges during the lockdown. She refers to it as 'imposter syndrome'. Candice says she believes God is repurposing us during this time of Covid 19 to become a new version of ourselves. Candice can be contacted on 071 471 9688 or firstname.lastname@example.org
September 01, 2020
Testify 20200824 The Impact of Women Sharing their Testimony
Maggie Pretorius from Wordspread Foundation shares her insights of the impact women can have on evangelism and spreading the Word of God.
August 25, 2020
Testify 20200817 Faith Over Fear
My guest tonight is Alana Wessels, a gospel singer from Cape Town. She shares her story of her conversion and how she discovered a closer relationship with the Lord through song. She recently released her 6th song called Faith over Fear in collaboration with The Love Bunch Worshippers. This song was birthed during the challenging period of the COVID 19 pandemic.
August 17, 2020
Testify 20200810 Let's Hear It From The Girls
Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation joins Ingrid Kalie-Moses to share a review on the book titled 'Let's hear it from the girls' in celebration of Women's Day. He also guides the listener through the process of progressing their attempts at digital evangelism from religious talk to spiritual talk.
August 12, 2020
Testify 20200803 Woman's Day Edition
In this Woman's Day Edition, Josè Philander testifies about her journey to overcoming rejection and shame.
August 05, 2020
Testify 20200727 Wordspread Warriors
Ingrid Kalie-Moses has a conversation with Christo van der Schyff about the launch of 'Wordspread Warriors' volunteer programme as well as share an update on the Uganda Go Trip scheduled for January 2020. For more information visit www.wordspread.co
July 28, 2020
Testify 20200720 Mind Power
"Nothing changes until you do", so says John Broome from Mind Power who is my guest on this weeks episode of Testify. We chat about subliminal communication and the reconditioning of the subconscious through positive affirmations.
July 20, 2020
Testify 20200713 Turkeys and Eagles
Ingrid Kalie-Moses from Testify interviews Dewald Scholtz about the Turkey's and Eagles Identity Game and how it can be used as a tool for evangelization.
July 15, 2020
Testify 20200706 Attitudes are Contagious
Attitudes are contagious...are yours worth catching? So says Arendine Le Grange, my guest on tonight's program. She shares her testimony of how she became an entrepreneur and applied the three principles her father taught her to guide her in business.
July 08, 2020
Testify 20200629 Secret Book Box (Part 2)
In this episode Ingrid Kalie-Moses continues the conversation with Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation about how to start your personal digital evangelization. He also shares exciting news about the NewLife Bible App to support your evangelism efforts. As well as an update on the Secret Book Box initiative which is now live and received it first member applications.
July 08, 2020
Testify 20200622 Father's Day Edition
"Any man can help create a child, but it takes a real man to love, cherish and rise that child". In this edition Nikolai Rowe and I discuss how this quote personally resonates with him as a son raised by a single dad, and him as a step-dad to a head strong preteen daughter, as well as a male role model to his nephews and godchildren. Nikolai is a relationship coach who has a flourishing presence on social media under the handle "rowemantize". He also happens to be my son-in-law.
June 23, 2020
Testify 20200615 Secret Book Box Launch
Ingrid Kalie-Moses from Testify Ministry interviews Zandrè van der Nest from Wordspread Foundation about the Secret Book Box initiative as well as the Go Trips Evangelism Tours.
June 22, 2020
Testify 20200608 Youth Edition
Interview with Ashleigh Christians, a young lady from George in South Africa who went on a Missionary trip to Kona in Hawaii. She shares her testimony of how God led her on an amazing journey of self discovery in preparation for her to be of service to him halfway around the world.
June 08, 2020
Testify 20200504 Digital Evangelism
Interview with Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation where he gives feedback on their Ignite Online Webinars and encourages us to pursue an approach of Digital Evangelism to share our testimonies. We also share a book review for Mother's Day on the book Parenting with Purpose and African Wisdom by Dr Gladys Mwiti.
June 05, 2020
Testify 20200427 A21 Online Trafficking
Interview with Katie Modrau from A21 regarding the increased dangers of online trafficking.
June 02, 2020
Testify 20200601 Oasis Publishing
Interview with Bongani Makofane from Oasis Publishing about the Bible for Pastors Initiative and the development of Small Enterprise Booksellers. Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation also shares the exciting news about their Project called The Secret Book Box.
June 02, 2020
Testify 20200527 John 16:33
Jesus never said that being a disciple will be easy. John 16:33 reminds us that the strife and grief we face in this world will and has been overcome by Jesus' ultimate sacrifice for us - his crucifixion. In this episode of Testify we listen to the audition of Archie Williams, a contestant on America's Got Talent who was incarcerated for 37 years for a murder he did not commit.
June 02, 2020
Testify 20200518 Growing Your Church
Interview with Christo van der Schyff from Wordspread Foundation regarding the Growing Your Church Program.
May 19, 2020
Testify 20200511 Mother's Day
Interview with DJ Roxcizzle and Melanie Ferreira (a Soul Carer at the Soul Collective).
May 16, 2020