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Storyline 8: Jonathan – Calling for a Selfless Church
/ March 22, 2014 12:19 pm

Storyline 8: Jonathan – Calling for a Selfless Church

  In our final message in our Storyline series, PJ wraps up his mini-series on Jonathan. In this message, he takes a look at the familiar story of David and Jonathan, from 1 Sam 18:1-5, and 20:41-42. When we understand [&hellip

Storyline 7: Jonathan – Calling for a Radical Church
/ March 17, 2014 10:08 am

Storyline 7: Jonathan – Calling for a Radical Church

  In our penultimate week in our Storyline series, we are looking at the story of Jonathan, from 1 Samuel. This first message on Jonathan is entitled, “Calling for a Radical Church,” looking at the story of Jonathan and his [&hellip

Storyline 6: Joseph – The Years of Reigning
/ March 8, 2014 10:51 am

Storyline 6: Joseph – The Years of Reigning

  This message wraps up the mini-series on Joseph’s life. After remarkable amounts of suffering – and patience – Joseph is exalted (ultimately by God) t0 a position of prominence in Egypt. From this position, he is able to bless [&hellip

Storyline 5: Joseph – the Years of Preparation
/ February 17, 2014 10:00 am

Storyline 5: Joseph – the Years of Preparation

  This message is the second in a three-part mini series on the life of Joseph. In it, PJ helped us see how daily faithfulness and overcoming temptation were key to Joseph’s rise to prominence. Joseph’s faithfulness in tough circumstances [&hellip

Storyline 4: Joseph – The Home Years
/ February 9, 2014 4:30 pm

Storyline 4: Joseph – The Home Years

This message kicks off a 3-part mini series on the life of Joseph. Joseph is one of the key characters in the book of Genesis, and his life parallels Jesus’ life in many ways. Two main themes were addressed in [&hellip

Storyline 3: Gideon – Battle
/ February 3, 2014 6:34 am

Storyline 3: Gideon – Battle

  In this message, the second of two messages on Gideon, PJ takes a look at Judges 7 – the famous battle of Gideon’s tiny army against the Midianites. From here, he draws important application to our understanding of Christ’s [&hellip

Storyline 2: Gideon – Boot Camp
/ January 20, 2014 11:18 am

Storyline 2: Gideon – Boot Camp

  In this message, the first of two on Gideon, PJ takes a look at how God calls and trains us for significance, based on how he called and trained Gideon. In particular, he looked at: Calling (what it is [&hellip

Storyline 1: Crossing the Jordan
/ January 16, 2014 10:49 am

Storyline 1: Crossing the Jordan

  This message kicks off our storyline series, which is an 8-week series looking at various Old Testament characters and events and how we can apply learnings from these stories to our lives today. In this first message, entitled “Crossing [&hellip

A Tribute To Mandela
/ December 6, 2013 11:26 am

A Tribute To Mandela

Transcript of a video tribute by PJ Smyth Romans Chapter 13 tells us that political and national leaders are given to us by God, and as such, we should honour them. Maybe in the entire history of the world; certainly in [&hellip

To Pay Or Not To Pay. That Is The Question.
/ December 2, 2013 9:45 am

To Pay Or Not To Pay. That Is The Question.

By PJ Smyth Concerning the controversial e-tolls in Gauteng, whilst user pay-per-use has positive precedent in many countries, the public outcry in Gauteng, South Africa is that the e-tolling plan being introduced by the government is wrong. Many consider the [&hellip