Apologetics: Are all Religions the Same?

Date 29th May 2016  by Ettiene de Wilzem  Bible passage John 14:6

Mahatma Gandhi once said: “The essence of all religions is one. Only their approaches are different.” While these are words spoken by a leader of old we hear them frequently mentioned in conversations and discussions about religion in our society. People say stuff like: ‘I believe all religions are basically the same’ or ‘it is

Apologetics: Are All Religions the Same?

Date 29th May 2016  by Ettiene de Wilzem  Bible passage John 14:6

Mahatma Gandhi once said: “The essence of all religions is one. Only their approaches are different.” While these are words spoken by a leader of old we hear them frequently mentioned in conversations and discussions about religion in our society. People say stuff like: ‘I believe all religions are basically the same’ or ‘it is

Spiritual Gifts – Communication Gifts

Date 29th May 2016  by Jim de Witte  Bible passage Acts 18:18-2

God has given the church spiritual gifts. We have been looking at these gifts over the past number of weeks. The purpose of the gifts given is for the glory of God and the helping of others. Today we look at the grouping of gifts under the umbrella of communication gifts: teaching, preaching and exhortation

Spiritual Gifts – Communication Gifts

Date 29th May 2016  by Jim de Witte  Bible passage Acts 18:18-2

God has given the church spiritual gifts. We have been looking at these gifts over the past number of weeks. The purpose of the gifts given is for the glory of God and the helping of others. Today we look at the grouping of gifts under the umbrella of communication gifts: teaching, preaching and exhortation

A Crack in the Curtain

Date 22nd May 2016  by John Van Dijk - Elder  Bible passage Job 1:6-12; Job 19:13-29

A few weeks ago, pastor Jim preached a great sermon in the apologetics series on why bad things happen to God’s people. “How can a good God allow suffering in this life?” is the title of the sermon and you can still listen to it on our website. This is a great introduction to today’s

A Crack in the Curtain

Date 22nd May 2016  by John Van Dijk  Bible passage Job 1:6-12; Job 19:13-29

A few weeks ago, pastor Jim preached a great sermon in the apologetics series on why bad things happen to God’s people. “How can a good God allow suffering in this life?” is the title of the sermon and you can still listen to it on our website. This is a great introduction to today’s

Will My Faith Sustain Me?

Date 22nd May 2016  by Jim de Witte?  Bible passage Psalm 46

The start to Ruby Black’s life was anything but normal. There were moments of heartache, fear, uncertainty and so much more. When faced with circumstances completely outside of your control, is there someone you can trust? We are taught that God is faithful; that he is true; we believe the promises of God in the

Will My Faith Sustain Me?

Date 22nd May 2016  by Jim de Witte  Bible passage Psalm 46

The start to Ruby Black’s life was anything but normal. There were moments of heartache, fear, uncertainty and so much more. When faced with circumstances completely outside of your control, is there someone you can trust? We are taught that God is faithful; that he is true; we believe the promises of God in the

Gifts of Leadership

Date 15th May 2016  by Ettiene de Wilzem  Bible passage Judges 4:1-7

“The church ought to see itself as a leadership factory that stirs up the gifts of God in people, not an auditorium that gathers people behind a leader. Jesus did not build his church by recruiting the 12 brightest from the rabbi’s list of “up and coming stars” and platforming them in large stadiums around

Gifts of Leadership

Date 15th May 2016  by Ettiene de Wilzem  Bible passage Judges 4:1-7

“The church ought to see itself as a leadership factory that stirs up the gifts of God in people, not an auditorium that gathers people behind a leader. Jesus did not build his church by recruiting the 12 brightest from the rabbi’s list of “up and coming stars” and platforming them in large stadiums around

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