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To find your life, you have to lose it first.

In 2003 I took a class at church presented by apostle Leigh Collins called Creative Movement and Dance. For our end of year project we had to dance or move out our testimony of something we had overcome in our lives. For my project I chose to open by reading “Mat 16:25For whosoever will save his life shall lose it: and whosoever will lose his life for my sake shall find it.”and then to act out, in a rather abstract manner, how I laid down sport to come to Bible College, got married, went into the mission field, lost my husband, was persecuted by my in-laws and then how during every crisis I ran back to sport to comfort me, until I finally realised it could never fill the gaping hole in my heart and soul that only Jesus and the Word can, and I then finally left sport for good and focused on Christ. At the end of my piece my children walked forward as my husband read this excerpt from a teaching by apostle Andre Pelser about leaving behind a spiritual inheritance for your generations aft…