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 […]
Pastor Saul Alonzo Ephesians 4: 26-27 How many of you get angry? How do we deal with our anger? Is it wrong to get angry? It is not a sin to get angry. It is a sin to let anger respond in a way that does not glorify God.
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 […]
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 […]
Grace Upon Grace meets every Sabbath, 2:30 p.m., at 1916 Bonifant Rd., Silver Spring, MD. Pastor Saul Alonzo Justification means we are to walk in holiness. When we accept Jesus, we are no longer free to live to ourselves. When we do that, we walk all over the blood of Jesus. 1 John 2:15, John […]
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 […]
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. […]
Pastor Saul Alonzo Don’t Lose Your Focus Philippians 3:13-14
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 […]
Grace Upon Grace is a bi-lingual (Spanish & English) Seventh Day Baptist Church meeting at Layhill Community Church, 1916 Bonifant Road, Silver Spring, MD. Pastor Saul Alonzo and the congregation invite all to their servies. Saturdays, 2:30 PM – Sabbath School; 4:00 PM – Worship.