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August 16, 2017

Being a Student of God’s Word Through Google

Midweek Message by Robert Swan “When you come, bring the cloak that I left with Carpus at Troas, also the books, and above all the parchments.” 2 Timothy 4:13 When any question comes to mind, who is normally called upon. None other than Uncle Google. The information vault of Google is like Herminie Grangers handbag […]

August 2, 2017

The Reality Check of Star Gazing

“The heavens declare the glory of God, the sky above proclaims his handiwork” Psalm 19:1 My life, which God willing will consist on average around 670 000 hours, so quickly becomes absorbed by day to day activities. I very rarely raise my eyes to actually take in the heavens, which, I would propose, is detrimental to […]

July 26, 2017

Do you struggle to hear God?

“For since the creation of the world God’s invisible qualities—his eternal power and divine nature—have been clearly seen, being understood from what has been made, so that people are without excuse.” Romans 1:20 Do you ever feel like your world has become quite difficult to manage, as if you have to juggle a lot of different […]

July 19, 2017

God wants to use you to reform your world

Neither before nor after Josiah was there a king like him who turned to the Lord as he did—with all his heart and with all his soul and with all his strength, in accordance with all the Law of Moses. 2 Kings 23:25 One day we will be no more. We will have had our innings on earth. […]

July 6, 2017

Peacemakers

“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God” Matthew 5:9 In your day to day conflicts, what conflict resolution animal do you think you are? The lion, you need to win and at all costs. The owl, you strive to compromise. The teddy bear, you allow other people to always […]

June 28, 2017

Global Communication – the privilege of every believer!

“The word of the Lord came to me, saying, “Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart; I appointed you as a  prophet to the nations.” Jeremiah 1:4-5 Before is an extremely powerful word. Before you experienced relational harmony or relational misery God knew you. Before you became anybody […]

June 22, 2017

Faith Beyond Reason in a Bleak Economy

“For this is what the Lord Almighty, the God of Israel, says: Houses, fields and vineyards will again be bought in this land,” Jeremiah 32:15. When Jeremiah spoke these words things were not looking good for Israel. The political outlook was bleak and volatile. The economic climate was cold and gloomy Foreign investment was at […]

June 14, 2017

In the aftermath of the Storms and Fires – what could God be saying?

“But the pot he was shaping from the clay was marred in his hands; so the potter formed it into another pot, shaping it as seemed best to him.” Jeremiah 18:4 Our country is weeping in the aftermath of the recent storms and fires in Cape Town and along the Garden Route. Sadly many lives […]

June 7, 2017

Midweek Message by Robert Swan

How should I walk into church? “Let us then approach God’s throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.” Hebrews 4:16 Firstly, your appearance. People need to know you are cool. It starts at home by waking up with enough time […]

March 29, 2017

Midweek Message Lent: Part 4: Have you ever been unfaithful?

“Faithfulness springs forth from the earth, and righteousness looks down from heaven,” Psalm 85:11. Every hour creation speaks of God’s faithfulness. Every day the sun breaks through the darkness of the night, waking the world to a new dawn. Every week seven days and nights pass inviting humankind to respond to God’s created order with its […]

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