Robertson, Western Cape, South Africa: At the foot of the majestic Langeberg Mountains lies Buitenstekloof Farm, a place of great scenic beauty and diversity. Proprietors Johan and Marie Fourie have their hands full running the farm in addition to directing a branch of Iris Global’s ministry school called the Father’s House. Through their business and ministry, Johan and Marie support projects and efforts that uplift and provide for those less fortunate. They focus on healing through a family orientated community and also communicating to the…Continue Reading “Buitenstekloof Farm: The Irrigation Solution”

The following account of dear Abdi’s quest for freedom was beautifully written by Casa Marianella ( staff member and guest blogger Erin Edmonds. — It’s nearing 7 pm on a Friday. I’m on afternoon shift, but I’ve made a deal with the next staffer to cut out 10 minutes early to prepare for an interview. Miraculously, I slip out of the main office and creep across Gunter Street undetected, a feat most unheard of. It’s a no-man’s land between the Casa properties of 821 and 822,…Continue Reading “Freedom Pending: The Story of Abdirahman”