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November 2, 2018

Over the Table with the Smith and Swan – What we believe The Human Predicament Part 2 of 3

Part 2 of 3 on the Human Predicament ‘Sin darkens our minds and empties them of meaning, making us enemies of God under his wrath, unable to rescue ourselves from sins bondage’   Hear Murray and Rob, every month, from Summerstrand United Church on topics of theology and life.   Like our page on Facebook:  […]

September 19, 2018

Over the Table with the Smith and Swan – What we believe The Human Predicament Part 1 of 3

  Part 1 of 3 on the Human Predicament ‘Instead of trusting and obeying God we have all rebelled against God’s holy will and in pride have each turned to our own independent ways’   Hear Murray and Rob, every month, from Summerstrand United Church on topics of theology and life.   Like our page […]

September 3, 2018

Over the Table with the Smith and Swan – What we believe God’s Image Part 1 of 3

Part 1 of 3 on God’s Image Watch it here from our YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1knbYxLyTNM ‘God created man and woman in His own image. As God’s own being is relational, so human beings are created not to be solitary or self-centred but to live in fellowship with God and one another.’ Hear Murray and Rob, discuss […]

September 3, 2018

Over the Table with the Smith and Swan – What we believe God’s Image Part 3 of 3

Part 3 of 3 on God’s Image Watch it here from our YouTube Channel: https://youtu.be/-D00rptpxjg ‘Because God created all people equally in His image and Jesus gave His life to restore it, every person’s life is sacred. Every person has a God-given dignity and the right to be treated with respect no matter their age, gender, culture […]

June 21, 2018

Over the Table with the Smith and Swan – What we believe God’s Image Part 2 of 3

Part 2 of 3 on God’s Image Watch it here from our YouTube Channel: https://youtu.be/I6dQJ7Mxsx0 ‘Sin has radically corrupted our whole human nature and so spoiled that image, but it is never entirely eradicated from anyone. Christ, who is the perfect image of God, came in human form in order to restore that image in humanity.’ […]

January 30, 2018

Thrive Life Group – Bible Basics Session 1 – 31 January 2018

November 18, 2014

Flourishing Flawed Families – Part 4: Against All Odds

Joshua’s Final Challenge   Joshua was a wise old leader getting ready to die, but before he did, he had few things on his heart to share with the people of Israel.   Read part of his message to the people in Joshua 23:6 – 16 What were the three main areas Joshua cautioned the […]

November 11, 2014

Flourishing Flawed Families – Part 3: Job Revisited

Sunday Message for this bible study available at www.summerstrandunited.co.za The 1st Test Read Job 1:1-12 It is not known exactly when Job lived, but most likely it was during the period of the patriarch’s (Abraham, Isaac, Jacob), before God gave the law or appointed priests. During Job’s era fathers took on the role of priest […]

November 4, 2014

Flourishing Flawed Families Part 2: David & Bathsheba Revisited

  Sunday Message for this bible study available at www.summerstrandunited.co.za   Pinnacle of Power   Read 2 Sam 11:1-4 Some being movies made of David & Bathsheba have tried to portray David being bewitched by a cunning, enchanting woman who knew he would be enjoy out enjoying the breeze at that spring evening. However, as […]

October 28, 2014

Flourishing Flawed Families Part 1: Unloved  

Sunday message available at www.summerstrandunitedchurch.co.za   Wedding Night Switch Read Genesis 29:14-25 One wonders how this switch happened, as the bible does not give much detail. The bride wore a veil which was taken off in the darkness of the bridal chamber and the Hebrew for wedding feast basically means ‘drinking party’. Perhaps after seven […]

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