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Aug 26

Pew Leaflet 28 August 2016

”Gospel humility (a key theme of Luke’s Gospel) is not a religious holiness motivated by self-hatred or submissiveness. As taught by Christ, humility is an awareness of who we are before God; of our constant need for God and our dependence on God for everything; of the limitlessness of God’s love and forgiveness. Today’s Psalm, …

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Aug 19

Pew Leaflet Sunday 21 Aug 2016

“Roeping” is vandag die goue draad wat deur al vier ons tekste geweef is. By almal is daar die versugting na dapperheid en volharding in die uitvoer van ons roeping. Jeremia ontvang as jong seun sy roeping. Hy voel dat hy te jonk is en nog nie goed kan praat nie. Die psalm bekyk roeping …

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Aug 12

Pew Leaflet 14 August 2016

As followers of Jesus we may be tempted to believe that we should never be involved in conflict or disagreements. The challenge we must accept as Christ-followers, is not whether we will face conflict or not, but rather what the reasons will be for the conflicts we face. This calls for discernment, courage, and wisdom. …

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Aug 08

Parish welcomed new Clergy and Lay Minister

New Clergy

Bishop Margaret licenced Rev Eunice Davids as Assistant Priest and her husband Brain, as Lay Minister for the Parish of St George the Martyr in Groot Drakenstein on the 25th of May. Another welcomed addition to the Parish was Rev Laurencious Rhoda who was granted Permission to Officiate by the Bishop. Rev Eunice comes from …

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Aug 05

Pew Leaflet Sunday 7 August 2016

When we live with alertness and readiness, it’s not that we’re waiting to be evacuated from this planet to go to an otherworldly bliss. It’s that we’ve learned that God’s presence is always coming to us, and God’s Reign is always breaking into our world, and so we must always be ready to see it, …

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Jul 29

Pew Leaflet Sunday 31 July 2016

Most Bibles call it the "Parable of the Rich Fool". What makes the man in the parable foolish is not his wealth, but his desire to hoard his wealth. It is easy to say the words of faith, to sing the songs of faith, and to attend the gatherings of a community of faith. But, …

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Jul 22

Pew Leaflet Sunday 24 July 2016

It was common, in Jesus’ time, for disciples to ask their rabbis to teach them to pray. It was also common for the rabbis to give their followers a "skeleton" prayer that they would then use as a framework, filling in details under each "heading". This is probably what was happening when Jesus taught the …

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Jul 15

Pew leaflet Sunday 17 July 2016

Almighty God, the fountain of all wisdom you know our needs before we ask and our ignorance in asking: have compassion on our weakness and grant us those things which for our unworthiness we dare not and for our blindness we cannot ask; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and …

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Jul 08

Pew Leaflet Sunday 10 July 2016

O God of compassion and mercy: open our hearts to the needs of our neighbours that we may serve Christ in them;through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen. Pew Leaflet – July 10.pdf

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Jul 01

Pew Leaflet Sunday 3 July 2016

O God, you make all things new: make us ministers of your transforming power that all may share in the healing Christ brings; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen. Pew Leaflet – July 03.pdf

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