“Trusting God for the right spouse”
A Panel discussion about what to look for in a potential spouse and how to be a “suitable one” yourself.
“Marrying late is better than marrying wrong”. Unknown author
Scripture: “Do not be yoked together with unbelievers. For what do righteousness and wickedness have in common? Or what fellowship can light have with darkness?” – 2 Corinthians 6:14 NIV
Tariro & Shantell Tswatswa
Tariro and Shantell love God and enjoy serving in His Kingdom. They are both professional educators, having combined experience of over 25 years as Mathematics and Science specialists. In addition to teaching and mentoring students, they are knowledgeable in curriculum development and implementation. Tariro and Shantell live in Johannesburg and have been married for 15 years. They are blessed with 4 children aged 14, 9, 7 and 5.
Kerwin & Merese Rana
Kerwin graduated from the University of Natal in 1995 with a B.Sc. (Chemical Engineering) degree and is a registered professional engineer, Pr.Eng., with the Engineering Council of South Africa. He attended the Wits Business School (“WBS”), the Gordon Institute of Business Science (“GIBBS”) and the Landon Business School, UK (“LBS”) in attaining his executive education.
Kerwin has 25 years of mining, oil and gas and energy industry experience in Southern and East Africa and is the Managing Director of Umbono Natural Resources (PTY) Limited (“Umbono”).In 2011, Kerwin attained a Bachelor’s Degree in Theology (B.Th. Ministry) from Faith Bible College, Johannesburg, South Africa and is an ordained Church Elder.
Merese left a rewarding career in advertising and modelling to start a family. She has been a wife and stay-at-home mom for over 14 years now with two beautiful boys, Cooper aged 12, and Noah aged 10. She is actively involved in her boys’ school life along with being a member of the Parents Association. Merese however feels the strong call of the Lord on her life to ministry and has been actively involved in including leading women’s and married couples’ ministry for over 10 years. Her two years of bible study at Faith Bible College helped prepare her for her ministerial roles including supporting her husband Kerwin in his bible teaching ministry.
Ps Zachary & Rukudzo Wazara
Zachary Wazara is an international businessman with a call to contributing towards marketplace reformation, transformation and expansion using the word of God. Key passion lies in finding ways of addressing prevailing cultures and philosophies in order to replace them with the truth from the word of God. He is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Spiritage Group, which has interests and ICT. Spent his first 10 years of business in the advertising and FCMG industries. In business, his focus is using technology to address basic social challenges in Africa and beyond. Zachary Wazara has spent over 20 years in the telecommunications sector involved with the planning, setting up, launch and management of GSM, fixed and satellite networks in both small and large markets in Africa. Zachary is married to Rukudzo and they have 6 children, two boys, four girls and one grand child, Mavambo.
Rukudzo Wazara is a retired actress who discovered a love for teaching as an excellent way to feed herself. She started acting when she was 4 years old. She got married to Mr Zachary Wazara in April 1991, raising children from birth to marriage and learning how to parent every day.