Chaplain Johnson speaks on the benefits of seeking the Will of the Lord when going through illness, stress, or other difficulties. We often think we have been abandoned when there is another purpose at hand.
The Israelites have crossed the Red Sea. They have had their “Boundary Event.” As they look back and watched the closing of the sea, they realized that there was no going back. The only way they could go was forward … into the wilderness ,,, into the Neutral Zone. Now they begin to complain … […]
The essentials of what we teach today – the core of what we preach – and what we urge you to accept and practice as you respond to the Good News of Jesus Christ are all found in these summaries of what the law and the prophets are about. We are called to love God, […]
Pastor David Taylor Jeremiah 29:1-7 How to live in this day of captivity.
Our text today, Hebrews 8, contrasts two covenants. Both of them are initiated by God. The reason they are relevant for thinking about a church covenant among believers is that both of them are designed to bring a people into special relationship with God and with each other: the first was the covenant with Israel […]
In the past thirty years there has been a proliferation of “new gospels” in the United States. Some such as the “new age” belief system are rooted in eastern mysticism, such as Hinduism. Others are based more on pop-psychology than they are on the gospel. But whatever their origin they are misdirecting men and women […]
“I Am Like Peter” – Deacon Saul Alonzo, Pastor Matthew 16:13-17 Grace Upon Grace is a bi-lingual congregation meeting every Sabbath (Saturday) at Layhill Community Church, 1916 Bonifant Rd., Silver Spring, MD. Sabbath School meets at 2:30 PM, Worship service is at 4:00 PM.
Do we, the Community of Christ, reflect in any way this portrait of the first Christian Community? Have we come to this Temple today as a spirit-filled people — lifting up our voices to acknowledge our faith in Christ as Lord? Do we gather together with glad and generous hearts, praising God for his Resurrection […]
This is really an awesome time of the year isn’t it? I love the weather, being able to do yard work, ball games, and cook outs. Children all over the nation also love this time of year as the school year is coming to a close. Parents, teachers, coaches, and anyone that is around kids […]