Check out this great article from Pneuma SA on our new Mess Cafe and The Book Shop.
On the 3rd June we partnered with Radio Tygerberg and co-hosted an amazing breakthrough event in Khayeltisha. Check out this touching report from Mtheteleli, an ex-offender now working with The Message Trust.
Check out this article from our latest Message Trust UK FLOW Magazine.
KineticIV Announcement from Shaun Pretorius (Band Manager) and Justin Barth (Band Member)
Here is an inspirational young man who has the heart to see change in society. Using sports as a tool to reach out to young people.
After 14 years of prison this young man believes he has discovered a way to keep young people out of prison. Here's an inspirational story of Steve Sam, and what God has done for him while in prison.
It's not over until God says so. Here's a story of a young man whose life was transformed by the love of Christ while behind bars.
Investing time in the young people in school is not a waste of time it is watering the seed teachers already planted. What an experience as we took time to attend a function hosted by FutureMe.
It's never too late to make something of yourself. Check out this amazing story of men behind bars who are creating a better tomorrow for themselves. Change is possible.
We are happy to announce that we have reached one of our goals for 2016. A home for ex-offenders, who don't have support or a place to stay.
You don't want to miss this, "RESPECT ME" a new and exciting new program for schools designed to deal with issues our kids face daily. This is a must see.
Check out this report about our third annual 3 Peaks fundraiser! This was our best one yet!!
On the 27th of September KineticIV ran their third annual missions trip to Citrusal. This was an amazing week of music, life-skills and engaging hundreds of young people in schools across the community. Check out this report by Shaun Pretorius.
In August we were privileged to have the amazing Believers World Outreach (BWO) team work with our staff in our Eden teams, prisons and schools. It was an amazing two weeks! Read this report from the BWO team and their time with our team.
The Message Trust family welcomed Donovan Nelson into the Gangstar Enterprises team on the 1st of August. Donovan has been employed as our Gangstar sales and marketing manager and will oversee the expansion of all our Gangstar businesses. We are excited to welcome him onto the team!
Speak Out is the first ever speaking event from our Message Enterprise Programme in Drakenstein Youth Prison. Come and hear inspirational real life stories from our students that will challenge you to reflect about issues around crime, prison and gangsterism.
Announcing our third Proximity Conference! If you are excited about missional communities, inner-city youthwork, urban mission and incarnational ministry then this is the conference for you.
The Message Trust and Sports Chaplaincy SCZA teamed up to host a 24-hour soccer event at Ajax Ikamva Grounds from 12pm on Friday 3rdJune through to 12pm Saturday June 4th. Read our report about this amazing event!
Meet our latest Gangsar Enterprises Apprentice - Xola! Xola will be assisting part-time in our Soft Machine ice-cream enterprise. We are excited to have him join The Message family!