The Salvation Army’s Uitenhage branch invites you to a weekly women’s support group. The Home League’s Motto: She watches ovr the affairs of her household. This women’s support group is open to all ladies both young and old from Uitenhage, KwaNobuhle and Despatch. Mothers are also welcome to gain support from the more experienced ladies in the group.
The Salvation Army frequently invites guest speakers and conducts a Bible study on the last Thursday of the month. You arel welcome to join in prayer to support each other and the local communities and townships. Below is an example of the topics covered over the last four months.
Sometimes you may feel lonely, other times you may experience high levels of stress. There is no need to keep all the problems bottled up inside of you. Women are good listeners, and can understand the challenges faces by other women much easier. Regular meetings area source of rejuvination for every family and every household, every women and every mother.
So when you need some support or help, feel free to join the weekly meetings. Here’s the details:
- Address: 1 Bilson Road, Central, Uitenhage opposite the Convent Pre-Primary school.
- Time: 09h30-11h00
- Contact: Email Major Valerie Potgieter or call Ms Murray on 071-256-7149
- Cost: FREE!
Who is the Salvation Army in South Africa?
The Salvation Army is an integral part of the Christian Church, although distinctive in government and practice. The Army’s doctrine follows the mainstream of Christian belief and its articles of faith emphasise God’s saving purposes. Its objects are ‘the advancement of the Christian religion… of education, the relief of poverty, and other charitable objects beneficial to society or the community of mankind as a whole. The movement, founded in 1865 by William Booth, has spread from London, England, to many parts of the world.