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Welcome to TGIF.

TGIF is an informal Friday-morning coffee-shop meeting with a topical and challenging talk followed by a time for questions and discussion - all over a cup of good coffee.

All welcome, no entrance fee, no booking required.

Event details are on facebook.

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Johannesburg

Cresta

Cresta TGIF happens every Friday morning (except public holidays and Christmas period), starting 6:15 am for 6:30 am, ending 7:30 am sharp, at the Seattle Coffee Company, Cresta Shopping Centre, Johannesburg.

Craighall Park

Craighall Park TGIF happens every Friday morning (except public holidays and Christmas period), starting 6:15 am for 6:30 am, ending 7:30 am sharp, at Hodges Coffee House, 345 Jan Smuts Ave, Johannesburg.

Pretoria/Tshwane

Hatfield

Hatfield TGIF happens every Friday morning (except public holidays and Christmas period), starting 6:15 am for 6:30 am, ending 7:30 am sharp, at the coffee shop in the OM Link building, 1211 South Street (corner Jan Shoba St, previously known as Duncan St), Hatfield, Pretoria/Tshwane

Western Cape

Cape Town

Cape Town TGIF happens monthly, usually on the 1st Friday of the month, starting 7:00 am and ending 8:00 am, at the Bean There Coffee Roastery, 58 Wale Street, Cape Town CBD.

Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch TGIF happens monthly, usually on the 2nd Friday of the month, starting 7:00 am and ending 7:45 am, at the Food Lovers Market in the Eikestad Mall in Stellenbosch. N.B. Please use the pedestrian entrance on Andringa Street.

Eastern Cape

Port Elizabeth

PE TGIF happens monthly, starting 6:00 am and ending 7:00 am, at Urban Espress Coffee Co. 23 Constitution Hill, Donkin, PE.

TGIFx

Saturday morning discussions

TGIFx meets monthly on Saturday mornings specifically to discuss issues surrounding the difficult topic of race. TGIFx meets at participants' homes, at a different venue each month, and has a separate mailing list from the "normal" Friday morning TGIF.

To be placed on this list, send an email with subject "TGIFx" to discuss[at]tgif.org.za, and briefly introduce yourself with a sentence or two about you.

About TGIF

What topics are discussed?

TGIF covers a wide range of topics including worldviews, ethics, leadership, popular culture and contemporary issues. In this, TGIF generally explores the truth & goodness of Biblical Christianity and its relevance to all of life and reality.

Who is it for?

Although its origins are Christian, TGIF very much aims to be of benefit to people of all (or no) convictions. Everyone is welcome, entrance is free, and no prior booking is required.

Contact

Send us an email with your comment or question, or to be added to the mailing list:

Email: contact[at]tgif.org.za

If you would like to be added to the mailing list, please specify for which venue(s) you would like to receive information.

You can also catch us on facebook here.

Downloads

2015-10-09, Prof Nicholas Rowe, “A Biblical Perspective on Race & Ethnicity”: Download MP3

2015-11-06, Dr Andrew Butterworth, "I'm Sick, Now What" (sample chapters): Download PDF

2016-05-06, Marsh Moyle, "Power, Freedom and the Moral Imagination": Download MP3

Real Talk

"Real Talk" is an initiative to bring South Africans together for positive change, offering opportunities to hear thoughtful perspectives and engage in constructive dialogue.

For an introductory video about "Real Talk", click here.

For videos of Oct 2015's "Real Talk" events, click here.

For the "Real Talk" website, click here.

To be informed about future "Real Talk" events as and when they happen, send an email with subject "SUBSCRIBE" to info[at]realtalk.org.za