Nic and Sara Thackwray were married in 2007 and have three children, Nathanael, Eva and Jude. Nic is a medical doctor and runs his own private practice in Lorraine. Sara is currently working towards a Master’s degree in South African literature.



Dave and Megan Shepherd were married in 1990 and are parents to four children, Cara-Leigh, David, Jonathan and James. Formerly a Zimbabwean tobacco farmer, Dave has now served in full time, paid church ministry since 2000. Megan partners Dave in ministry and is also a budding entrepreneur.