A home for all people, from all nations, who are one (united) in the grace of Jesus Christ, actively following Him and committed to each other and into making a tangible difference in our community.
SERVICE TIMES: SUNDAY MORNINGS 10H00 AM
A healthy, multi-ethnic member of the body of Christ seeking to see the communities of Olympus and eastern Pretoria transformed by the power of the gospel of Jesus Christ through love, discipleship, reconciliation, and social justice.
Rainbow Christian Fellowship is a multi-ethnic evangelistic church-plant in Olympus, Pretoria (East). An initiative of New Life City Church (Sunnyside) under the leadership of Rev. Malwande Mdonga, Rainbow Christian Fellowship holds to a reformed understanding and interpretation of Scripture. Denominationally it forms part of the Reformed Churches in South Africa and is a local expression of God’s visible Church, which He is assembling for Himself since creation.
Rev. Malwande Mdonga
Rev. Malwande Mdonga, is the lead Pastor at Rainbow Christian Fellowship, a church-plant in Pretoria East.
Malwande was born in a small town, Middledrift, in Eastern Cape, under the Amatole mountains. He went on to live in Port Elizabeth for some time. Early in his twenties he was sent for theological studies in Mpumalanga where he grew stronger in his calling. In 2010 he graduated from Mukhanyo Theological College (sat. of NWU). He also holds a BA Honours in Theology from North-West University (2012).
During his study years Malwande served as Youth Pastor at Tshwane University of Technology Student Fellowship (2005 to 2008). From 2008 to 2010 he was a co-church planter of, what is now New Life City Church. During his post graduate studies (2010 to 2012) he was part-time lecturer at Mukhanyo Theological College. In 2015 he was ordained at New Life City Church and also attended the City to City Church Planters Intensive in New York.
At Rainbow Christian Fellowship we are a diverse family of families which, by adoption in Christ, have been made children of God our heavenly Father and knitted together as one unit.
Men- #Rainbow Men
The ministry focus is to assist men grow in Christ, be established in the faith and sound doctrine, connecting other men to a living relationship with Jesus Christ and disciple younger men.
Children- #Rainbow Kiddies
A ministry focussed on establishing a gospel and missional upbringing of the little children as partakers of God’s promises in the Kingdom of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Women- #Rainbow Ladies
We connect ladies to other ladies for support, learning together and growth in the grace of Christ – how to become a gospel saturated woman, pleasing to the sight of God, and able to train younger women for the Lord.
Youth- #Rainbow Young-blood
A vibrant discipleship that is gospel saturated and missional, applied to the present context of the young people within the Rainbow community, and beyond.
In obedience to the example and commandments of our Lord Jesus Christ, we endeavour to reach out both in Work and Deed to the communities around us.