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Living Water by Aliyah Jacobs

Living Water by Aliyah Jacobs

— Aliyah Jacobs is a storyteller who lives on the shores of South Africa. She is a ministry partner with her husband and best friend. She believes in telling women’s stories. Aliyah Jacobs’ Blog: SetApartWarrior.blogspot.com

March 30, 2016 | By | 5 Replies More
Aliyah Jacobs – Bowls on a Sunday Afternoon

Aliyah Jacobs – Bowls on a Sunday Afternoon

They gather, huddled beneath the cathedral roof. Whispering monotone conversations that echo like prayer. The laity prepares the ground—sweating to serve. Vine covered pews are prepared, seating five at a time. The laity usher beginners to their seats, while the mast stands with its cross beam moving in the wind. The cardinals, bishops and deacons huddle […]

February 28, 2014 | By | 3 Replies More
Aliyah Jacobs – South Africa 1964

Aliyah Jacobs – South Africa 1964

I shuffle amorously on the train as it moves on the railway line. I hold her hand where no one can see as she stands in front of me. That train line ran straight, the smell of dirt, rust and metal embarrassing me as we move from city to suburb. We pass fields eventually and the […]

February 28, 2014 | By | 4 Replies More