#15 ..... Thoughts on family in less than 100 words

Thokozile Skosana has the following to say "Family comes by blood and marriage. We are the servants of the house of the Lord. We learn solidarity, sharing and trust. Family is a foundation for healthy society. How to live according to the will of God, we learn of his existence and supremacy. As a family we must work, play, eat and pray together. We are all family even though we do not live together.

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