SACBC FAMILY LIFE DESK

 

The Family Life Desk is part of the Department of the Laity of the SACBC.

Its specific objectives are to raise awareness of the role, place and needs of the family as the Domestic Church within the wider Church and society. The Family Life Desk provides formation, resources and offers support in collaboration with various family life movements and diocesan Family Life offices in the local church.

 

Coordinator: Fr Sakhi Mofokeng Khanya House, 399 Paul Kruger street,

PO Box 941, Pretoria 0001. Tel: (012) 323 6458

Fax: (012) 326 6218. E-mail:  smofokeng@scbc.org.za

 

 

FAMILY LIFE RESOURCES

National contacts

 

MARRIAGE PREPARATION:

Catholic Engaged Encounter (CEE): Gustavo and Kelsay Correa

P.O. Box 2280, Pinegowrie, 2123.  Tel Kelsay 082 332 9373

Kelsay@learn3d.co.za

 

MARRIAGE:

Equipes de Nossa Senhora(Teams of Our Lady) : Serafim and Ana-Maria Nogueira. Tel & Fax: (011) 615 7827. 55 Buckingham Road, Kensington, 2094.  (W) Ana 011 823 6401 fax 011 6323604

E-mail:  anogueira2@wesbank.co.za

 

Marriage Encounter (ME):  Andy and Bev Frazier

Cell: 082 5563880
email: beverleyfrazier@yahoo.com

web:  www.marriageencountersa.org.za

 

Retrouvaille, help for hurting marriages: Stephen and Sandra Conway

Tel: (cell: 082 941 6154   E-mail: africa@retrouvaille.org

www.retrouvaille.co.za

 

MARRIAGE & FAMILY LIFE RENEWAL MINISTRY

 

Couples for Christ (CFC):  Keith Sampson  Cell (082) 458 0964

E-mail: cfcsouthafrica@gmail.com Web:  www.cfcsouthafrica.co.za

 

Focolare Movement (Work of Mary):

New Families: Percy & Mpho Matshane. Cell: Percy  082 563 2400

Mpho 082 880 7181 Home 012 803 9963  Fax 086 546 5027 Email percy.matshane@vodamail.co.za Mpho:[email protected].co.za

 

MARFAM : Marriage and Family Life Renewal Ministry: Toni Rowland,

PO Box 2881, Randburg 2125. Tel & Fax: (011) 462 7472

E-mail: info@marfam.org Website: www.marfam.org.za

 

Schoenstatt Family Movement: Sr Connie O’Brien  Tel W 021 650 3480

Cel 073 848 1001. Email constance.o’brien@uct.ac.za ,

 

 

FAMILY LIFE PUBLICATIONS

 

FAMILY MATTERS magazine and THOUGHTS FOR THE DAY and other occasional publications by MARFAM – Marriage and Family Life Renewal Ministry.

Language: English with occasional translations

Editor: Toni Rowland, PO Box 2881, Randburg 2125.

Tel & Fax: (011) 462 7472  E-mail: info@marfam.org.za

Web www.marfam.org.za

 

New City/Nouvelle Cite’

Language: English

c/o Focolare Movement, 10 Bruno Drive, Florida North 1709.

Tel: (011) 674 5075. E-mail: newcityafrica@wananchi.com

 

Contacts for Organisations in various Dioceses

 

Catholic Engaged Encounter:

Cape Town:

Durban: Sean and Larine Napier, Cell: 083 634 1686, Email: dentist@telkomsa.net

Johannesburg:

 

Couples for Christ:

Johannesburg:

Kokstad: Warren and Samantha Napier.  Cell: 083 7784560

E-mail: Warren.Napier@kzndoe.gov.za

Cape Town:

Durban:

Marriage Encounter:

For Cape Town, Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth, Sotho (Bloemfontein) and Zulu Expressions (Durban, Kokstad and Mariannhill) consult National Leaders:

www.marriageencountersa.org.za

Retrouvaille: For Durban, Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth and Cape Town Consult National contact couple. 

 

For FAMILY LIFE CONTACTS IN DIOCESES contact the SACBC Family Life Desk

PO Box 941, Pretoria 0001. Tel: (012) 323 6458

Fax: (012) 326 6218. E-mail: smofokeng@sacbc.org.za