You are hereUCG.org / Sermons / The Perilous State of Civilization The Perilous State of Civilization Given on Aug 23, 2008 by Terry Swagerty Listen Downloads Downloads MP3 Audio (12.18 MB) Downloads The Perilous State of Civilization Downloads MP3 Audio (12.18 MB) × In these perilous times, we need to be developing our spiritual resolve, thinking on the things of God. Seek God’s will daily. UCG Sermon Terry SwagertyElder, United Church of God Terry Swagerty serves as an elder in Spokane, WA. Together he and wife, Linda, have one son, three daughters and 18 grandchildren. Mr. Swagerty retired from fulltime ministry in 2014.