“Whose side are you on?”

Posted By on Jun 23, 2019

The Messenger: Rev. Tracy B. Payne Sermon Highlights When Moses returned from Mount Sinai and saw people worshiping the golden calf and other idols, he confronted them and threw down their idols. “He stood at the entrance of the camp and said, ‘Whoever is for the LORD, come to me.’” (Exodus 32:26) The Tribe of Levi, men of the priesthood and men of integrity, chose God and stood with Moses. Whenever we are confronted with standards...

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“Fathers Fully Persuaded!”

Posted By on Jun 16, 2019

The Messenger: Dr. George B. Moody Scripture: Romans 4:18-25 Against all hope, Abraham in hope believed and so became the father of many nations, just as it had been said to him, “So shall your offspring be.”[19 Without weakening in his faith, he faced the fact that his body was as good as dead—since he was about a hundred years old—and that Sarah’s womb was also dead. 20 Yet he did not waver through unbelief regarding the promise of...

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“Is the Lady in Purple?”

Posted By on May 26, 2019

The Messenger: Rev. Dr. George B. Moody, Interim Pastor Scripture: Acts 16: 14 -15  14 A woman named Lydia, from the city of Thyatira, a seller of purple fabrics, a worshiper of God, was listening; and the Lord opened her heart to respond to the things spoken by Paul. 15 And when she and her household had been baptized, she urged us, saying, “If you have judged me to be faithful to the Lord, come into my house and stay.” And she...

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Rev. Dr. George B. Moody, Interim Pastor Text: Acts 11: 1-18, 21  Week of Sunday, May 19, 2019 Message Highlights Pastor Moody’s sermon tells the story of God revealing to Cornelius, a Gentile, and Peter, a Jew, both faithful, praying men, his plan to remove barriers that separated Jews and Gentiles. God spoke to Cornelius by sending an angel to reveal God’s instructions to him, which were for Cornelius to send for a man named Peter,...

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“My Worship Is for Real!”

Posted By on May 12, 2019

The Messenger: Minister Shawn Barnett Text: Psalm 100 Message Highlights In Psalm 100 there are five key words that tell us how to worship God: Joy – “Make a joyful noise unto the LORD, all ye lands!” We should get excited about God and shout and jump up and down during the service like we do at football games! Gladness – “Serve the LORD with gladness: come before his presence with singing.” We should come into church like...

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The Message: “But for the Joy!”

Posted By on May 5, 2019

The Messenger: Rev. Dr. George B. Moody, Interim Pastor Text: Hebrews 12:1-2 Message Highlights Because we have so many predecessors, we should run with patience and not concede to enemies who are looking to thwart our faith journey. We have inherited a great legacy as Christians and Ezion-Mount Carmelites! Jesus and his disciples shared the last supper. He was eager to eat the Passover meal, the bread and the wine that represented...

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The Messenger: Rev. Dr. George B. Moody, Interim Pastor Text: Luke 24:1-12 Message Highlights: Easter, Resurrection Sunday, is so much more than an event of the distant past; it is a new life for us and also a journey. It provides a means for us to have a deeper, richer relationship within ourselves and with God. Instead of struggling with sin and doubt, our spirituality is manifested in every interaction we have. Jesus said, “I come...

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“Beware of the Crowds!”

Posted By on Apr 14, 2019

The Messenger: Rev. Albert Gaither Text: Isaiah 50::4-9 Message Highlights: On the Sunday before his death, Jesus traveled to Jerusalem for the last time to join with other Jews to celebrate the Passover feast. He rode in on a donkey which symbolized peace. Crowds of people spread their coats, waved branches of palms and shouted, Hosanna! The crowds were hopeful, optimistic and confident that he would lead an attack that would free...

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The Messenger: Rev. Dr. George B. Moody Text: Isaiah 43:16-21 God can do a “new thing” in your life regardless of your situation. Many of us depend on our own knowledge and abilities to get us through difficult situations; however, there will come a time in our lives when we must recognize wisdom comes by the fire. When you reach that point when you realize that you cannot walk through the fire alone, you must take up your...

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“Turning Pain Into Praise!”

Posted By on Mar 24, 2019

The Messenger: Rev. Albert Gaither, Associate Pastor Scripture: Job 1:13-22 In his day, Job was considered a man of great riches He had it all, and he lost it all. His dearest possession his wife, his sons & daughters, health, property were taken from him. Job became so angry that he cursed the day he was born, wished he had died during child birth, and prayed that he would immediately cease to exist. However, “In all this, Job...

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