Aug. 27: "Spiritual Gifts" by Rev. JD Hilliard
The Rev. James “JD” Hilliard, Ret., delivered a message titled “Spiritual Gifts” proceeded by a reading of "The Lord's Prayer" by Betty Brechler (listen to audio of reading below). Rev. Hilliard's message focused on several passages of scripture, including St. Lk. 12.35-40, Rom 12.1-8 ( 6b-8 ), 1 Cor 12.1-11 ( 8-10 ), 1 Cor 12.27-31 ( 28 ), Eph 4.7-16 ( 11 ). His sermon was accompanied by a handout for attendees to list the gifts mentioned in these verses.
The Lord's Prayer: Reading by Betty Brechler
Betty Brechler led the congregation in a reading of "The Lord's Prayer" prior to Rev. JD Hilliards message on "Spiritual Gifts" at the service on August 27, 2017.
August 20: "...That's Enough" by Rev. JD Hilliard
The Rev. James “JD” Hilliard, Ret., delivered a message titled “… That’s Enough !” with emphasis on Psalm 23 (listen to audio of reading below) and scripture passages including St. John 1: 29-31.
Aug. 20: Betty Brechler reading of Psalm 23
Betty Brechler led the congregation in reading Psalm 23 before Rev. JD Hilliard's message.
August 13: "So" by Guest Speaker Pastor George Chehade
"So" was the title of Pastor George Chehade's message on August 13. During his sermon, he highlighted numerous scriptures wherein the word "so" is used to describe the greatness of God's love, Jesus Christ's sacrifice for humankind, and other spiritual matters. Psalm 77:13, "Thy way, O God, is in the sanctuary: who is so great a God as our God?" (KJV)
and Hebrews 2:3 "How shall we escape, if we neglect so great salvation; which at the first began to be spoken by the Lord."(KJV) were among the scriptures Pastor George focused on.
August 6: "Who Is Your Hero" by Guest Speaker Pastor Phil Williams
Please click on the play button above to hear the audio of the August 6 message by Pastor Phil Williams. The message was titled "Who Is Your Hero" and focused on John 3: 1-18.