Sermons from West Beach Baptist Church http://westbeachbaptist.com/podcast/ Sunday sermons delivered at West Beach Baptist Church, Adelaide, South Australia Podcast Generator 2.5 - http://podcastgen.sourceforge.net Mon, 23 Oct 2017 18:38:39 +0000 en Feel free to share! http://westbeachbaptist.com/podcast/images/itunes_image.jpg Sermons from West Beach Baptist Church http://westbeachbaptist.com/podcast/ Sunday sermons delivered at West Beach Baptist Church, Adelaide, South Australia Sermon Podcasts David Smith David Smith dsfifty.smith@gmail.com clean Why Does God Allow Suffering? David Smith So how do we answer? How do we respond? Does tragedy rock our faith? Do we have answers? Do we retreat?   Simple quick answers are no comfort here… It doesn’t help a grieving mother to tell her that God must have wanted her son more than she did It doesn’t explain the Tsunami in Japan or Earthquake in Haiti to say that God was judging the people Why aren’t you and I judged as harshly?   And I’m not going to try to give you a packaged answer to what in effect is mystery David Smith http://westbeachbaptist.com/podcast/?name=2016-10-31_oct_30_2016.mp3 http://westbeachbaptist.com/podcast/?name=2016-10-31_oct_30_2016.mp3 27:28 dsfifty.smith@gmail.com (David Smith) David Smith no Sun, 30 Oct 2016 10:30:00 +0000 God and Science Don't Mix David Smith Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems, remained on the ‘banned’ list of the Catholic church until 1835 All for describing how the planets really work ]]> David Smith http://westbeachbaptist.com/podcast/?name=2016-10-23_oct_23_2016.mp3 http://westbeachbaptist.com/podcast/?name=2016-10-23_oct_23_2016.mp3 27:08 dsfifty.smith@gmail.com (David Smith) David Smith no Sun, 23 Oct 2016 10:30:00 +0000 Aren't All Religions Basically the Same? David Smith Have you ever walked up a mountain and got to the top Just to find a road and a carpark up there? There’s more than one way to get to the top But the people in the car say the drive is easy and pleasant, so that’s better The hikers say the walk gets you fit, so that’s better The rock climbers say there’s no excitement in a drive or a walk, our way is better So the discussion about religions becomes about which is the best way to achieve the same goal? Top of the mountain David Smith http://westbeachbaptist.com/podcast/?name=2016-10-16_oct_16_2016.mp3 http://westbeachbaptist.com/podcast/?name=2016-10-16_oct_16_2016.mp3 27:41 dsfifty.smith@gmail.com (David Smith) David Smith no Sat, 15 Oct 2016 23:30:00 +0000 Christianity is Narrow and Arrogant David Smith It feels like it’s wrong for Christians to claim sole right to eternity in heaven Why can’t people of other faiths and people who do good get there too? Why do we have to claim that Jesus is the only way to get to heaven? David Smith http://westbeachbaptist.com/podcast/?name=2016-10-06_oct_2_2016.mp3 http://westbeachbaptist.com/podcast/?name=2016-10-06_oct_2_2016.mp3 22:54 dsfifty.smith@gmail.com (David Smith) David Smith no Sat, 01 Oct 2016 23:30:00 +0000