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.
Pastor Saul Alonzo 1 Corinthians 1:10; 10:11-14 James 1:13-15 Temptations are a part of life, and they come in different ways. When they do come, how do you respond? 1. Others have been tempted, it is not unique to us. 2. Be alert – do not fight in your own strength. 3. God is faithful […]
“Halftime” – “mid-life” – it’s a great time to sit back and evaluate your life. Have you ever taken the time to sit back and ask, “What do I want out of life? What do I want to see God do through me?” Often when we ask that question, we realize that the most important […]
In this section of Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount, He’s telling us that we have choices to make, and these choices will affect our future. And while the choices we have as outlined here are not as trivial as to which chocolate candy to pick, the reality is that there are no trivial choices when […]
Grace Upon Grace meets each Saturday at Layhill Community Church, 1916 Bonifant Rd., Silver Spring. Service is in Spanish but English translation is available. Pastor Saul Alonzo always has a timely message. All are welcome.