Sermons by David Taylor

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Living In The Time Between (05-20-17)

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John 17:1-11 Pastor David Taylor, Speaker After the resurrection Jesus visited with his disciples on several occasions. He taught them, he encouraged them, he commissioned them to do a job. Then – on the day of his ascension into heaven when they were anxiously asking him when his kingdom would be established, when the next […]

A Tribute to Mothers (05-13-17)

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Pastor David Taylor Our world is full of mothers, but we have only one mother who is special. Should be. Must always be. There is no one like our mothers. And no one can take the place of our mothers.

How To Fulfill Your Mission (05-06-17)

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Pastor David Taylor Luke 5:17-26 Everybody needs to know Jesus! Without Jesus, people have no hope in eternity. The Christian who doesn’t care about the lost is really saying to the world, “I don’t care about you. You can go to Hell.” But the Bible says, “The Lord is . . . not willing that any […]

Encountering The Risen Christ (04-29-17)

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Central Seventh Day Baptist Church 1100 Enterprise Rd. Mitchellviille, MD Pastor David Taylor Luke 24:13-35 If you would meet God – if you would encounter Christ and recognize him in that encounter read the scriptures and study them, listen to them being proclaimed where the saints gather – at Church and in Bible classes and […]

Showing the Marks (04-22-17)

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Pastor David Taylor Central Seventh Day Baptist Church Mitchellville, MD John 20:19-31 In the gospel reading today we heard about the Apostle Thomas, DOUBTING THOMAS as he has come to be known. Thomas had not been with the other disciples when Jesus first appeared to them after the resurrection, and when they told him about […]

From Palms To The Cross (04-08-17)

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We – like Christ – have the opportunity to walk our own unique path of obedience toward God.   It is a path which may see us surrounded by enjoyment, possessions, and popularity, it may lead us into loneliness, misunderstanding, and poverty.  But none of these things will finally give life its meaning.   Up hill or […]

How Does Revival Happen? (04-01-17)

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Central Seventh Day Baptist Church 1100 Enterprise Rd. Mitchellville, MD Pastor David Taylor Ezekiel 37:1-14 The situation in Ezekiel 37 was bleak. It is proclaimed to the exiles, probably sometime between the dates presented in 33:21 and 40:1, around 572 B.C. Israel was a defeated nation. It had been crushed militarily, its people had been […]

But God (03-25-17)

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There is a way to make sense of the senseless, Jesus suggests that we make sense of the senseless, not by condemning the victims of tragedy for their complicity in their own deaths – but by considering our own mortality, and our own sinfulness, and working to produce fruit befitting our salvation before we are […]

A Question of Focus (03-11-17)

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Central Seventh Day Baptist Church Mitchellville, MD Pastor David Taylor Luke 13:18-35 As I look at our culture today it seems clear that we prize comfort more than commitment, self-indulgence more than self-sacrifice, possessions more than people. And the sad thing is that many of us do not even realize that our values are askew. […]

God’s Call to Purposeful Surrender (03-04-17)

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Central Seventh Day Baptist Church 1100 Enterprise Rd. Mitchellville, MD Pastor David Taylor Matthew 4:1-11 In Jesus baptism’ we have the acceptance of Jesus to begin what would become three and a half years of focused, driven ministry that would end in His sacrifice. From this moment on He would be about doing the will […]