Madz is offering local churches Nationally the opportunity to partner with her through small monthly retainer.  This will afford you the services of pastoral counselling for your full-time ministry staff and or consulting on how to start and maintain a thriving lay counselling ministry. 


As a pastoral counsellor who was in full time ministry for over 15 years, Madz understands the pressures of ministry and therefore wants to provide a safe confidential space for others to process the complexities of ministry alongside one's own personal challenges. For those outside of the Gauteng area this can be done via video call. 


Grace Counselling is a thriving pastoral care ministry in Durban, with over 100 volunteer lay counsellors seeing on average 80-90 people a week for free (donations are welcomed to support their ministry.)


Madz grew this ministry from the ground up and understands the complexities of each stage. Her heart is to strategically aid other churches do the same. She will empower you with strategic team development, administration processes, phone assessments procedures, team mentoring and how to partner with professionals.

To chat more with Madz about partnering with EDIFY email her by clicking HERE

PDF of retainer agreement with EDIFY


Madz is a animated public speaker and spoken on a variety of platforms on topics such as Spiritual Wholeness, mental health, blended families, love languages, communication tools plus much more. 

To book Madz to speak at your local church email her by clicking HERE

COFFEE-CUP-CONVO'S - Skills for effective conversations

Many find ourselves in the privileged position of being on the receiving end of their people's stories. Albeit friends, family, members of your small / life groups, members of your ministry or church, or purely due to a natural gifting that allows others to take off their masks and share their stories with you.  Coffee-Cup-Convo training is an investment into the skill of discipleship that teaches you a biblical model of what it means to build your identity on a firm foundation in the midst of the storms of life. It will also equip you with practical tools for navigating the complexities of people's stories with skills for effective conversations.

It consists of a 2.5 hr training session (typically 6:30-9pm). 


  • A biblical Model for Coffee-Cup-Convo's - 1.5hrs

  • Skills for effective conversations - 1.5 hrs 

Cost is R150 pp which includes your manualClick HERE to find a training near you.

If you would look book Madz to do a training at your local church email her HERE


The Wholeness Course is a popular Self Care spiritual & self-awareness growth course that integrates both the Theology & Psychology of what it means to be human from a biblical perspective. This course can be run in a church, a small group or people can buy their own copy and work through it in the privacy of their own homes. The Wholeness Course is perfect for anyone seeking to understand how God fits into every aspect of their lives and understanding why we think, feel and behave the way we do. It is a great next step for those new in their faith, for those seeking to grow their self-awareness and for those wishing to become "coffee-cup-conversationalists' or potential "lay-counselors" as they journey with other's in spiritual growth. The manual is also available in Afrikaans as a PDF. 


It consists of 4 x 1-1.5 hr session with reflective spaces. 

It is available on DVD for R100 and the Manual is R50. (Excluding Postage)

Click HERE course bookings tab for upcoming dates and venues. 

(For churches in the Randburg area Madz does present the course LIVE - booking dependent.)

The video is also available with an IsiZulu translator & a IsiZulu PDF manual for FREE

The Wholeness Course has also been written for Kids called "Incredible Me." Helping kids know their identity is rooted in their relationship with God. It is a four part series and comes with lesson plans for both primary and preprimary kids. Perfect as a kids church resource. For the video download link and lesson plans click HERE to email Madz.  Or you can watch it on You Tube. 

  • YouTube - Edify
  • You Tube Incredible Me


The Wholeness Model is a framework used for navigating the complexities of people's stories as one aims to point them back to a right relationship with God. It is a for those pastors, small group leaders, mentors, team leaders, elders


The Wholeness Model is 4 x 2 hrs sessions & is taught live on an intensive weekend either a Fri eve & Sat 3/4 day or full-day Saturday. 


This Intensive is perfect for those wishing to become potential lay counsellors or those who wish to build on their coffee-cup conversations skills. 

The intensive is R500 which includes your manaul and light refreshments.  

Click HERE for upcoming dates and venues.

To have Madz present this training intensive LIVE in your local church please click HERE to email her direct. 


The Wholeness Counselling Skills Training is for all those have completed both the Wholeness Course and the Wholeness Model intensive and now wish to become lay counsellors. This course runs over 6 weeks for 2 hours once a week. It covers basic counselling skills training done by Madz via DVD sessions, followed by practical triplet work facilitated your ministry team Leader.

(Please note the DVD comes with a PDF course facilitators guide.)

The course consists of 6 x 2 hrs sessions. (An hour of training plus an hour of practical triplet work)

Students have to meet the following Criteria in order to pass.

  • Exam

  • Essay - (2000 word)

  • Live assessment

For more info on running a Wholeness Counselling Skills Course in your church please contact Madz directly  by clicking HERE   


* This training does NOT qualify you to set up your own private practice. EDIFY does NOT endorse individuals, churches or ministries formally charging those who come for pastoral care or support.


For students who have met all the requirements of The Wholeness Course, The Wholeness Model & Wholeness Counselling Skills Training and completed the recommended additional reading on said course, SATS will award 12 RPL points and offer exemption from the following: 

  • PRA2121 Christian Counselling 1 into the BTh or

  • PRA1121 Christian Relationships into the HCCL or

  • CCC1120 Biblical Basis of Christian Counselling into the HCCC

Click HERE to see extra course readings.


For more info email

Madz Deyzel

Cell: 0828912079


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