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Focus News  – February 2024

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Dear Friend,

As we journey through this month of love, we are reminded of the profound love that our Heavenly Father has for each of us. His love is beautifully depicted in scriptures such as 1 John 4:9-11, which says: “In this the love of God was made manifest among us, that God sent his only Son into the world so that we might live through him.” As we navigate the complexities of life, we are called to extend this love to others, fostering healthy relationships and nurturing our families with care and compassion. For additional articles on this topic, please refer to the links below.

Suicide Prevention Week was held from the 11th to the 19th of February 2024. Global statistics indicate that South Africa, alongside other African nations, ranks among the top ten countries worldwide with the highest rates of suicide. Click here for our article on Suicide Prevention written by our Director of Counselling, Anthea Nagoor.

 

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During the upcoming school holidays, we invite you to encourage your children to participate in two empowering online holiday programmes designed to equip young individuals with the tools they need to navigate life’s challenges with wisdom and grace. For 12- to 15-year-olds, our “No Apologies” programme motivates towards abstinence and wise decision-making, guiding them towards a purpose-driven life. Meanwhile, our “Sticky Notes and Push Pins” (SNAPP) programme encourages healthy, lasting relationships for 16-year-olds and older, emphasizing the sanctity of marriage and the benefits of abstinence amidst a culture that often normalizes immorality. Click here to book a spot for your kids.

In times of need, we’re here for support, prayers, and counselling. Submit prayer requests here.


Thank you for being part of our community. Enjoy this month’s offerings and stay excited for what’s to come.

 

God Bless,
Focus on the Family Team
Helping Families Thrive

Film Review

Soul

Cassandra Webb isn’t your typical hero.

Of course, you don’t always get what you want. And Cassie recently got something she’d rather not have. You could call it a sense of premonition or a special power of déjà vu.

It started after she drowned during a rescue. She died for a minute or two. But then Ben resuscitated her, and Cassie awoke with this odd ability to. . .

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