Sermons by Associate Pastor Ray

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DEDICATION TO GOD PRODUCES A GREAT COUNTRY! – COLOSSIANS 3:17

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DEDICATION TO GOD PRODUCES A GREAT COUNTRY! – COLOSSIANS 3:17 “And whatsoever ye do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God and the Father by Him.” (Colossians 3:17). I. INTRODUCTION Examples from history II. CHRISTIAN AND DEDICATION Christian commitment and dedication is important for at […]

A Nation in Need of Prayer

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II CHRONICLES 7:14 Is prayer a daily priority in your life, or a last resort?  No matter how you approach prayer, there is no time like the present to lift up our nation to the Lord. As a country, we have turned away from following God; there is widespread failure to obey His commandments or live […]

Our Precious Possessions

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1 & 2 Peter Five times in his two epistles, Simon Peter mentions possessions that are precious to the people of God.  Now, when we think of something precious, we think of a thing that is valuable, of something that is to be cherished, of something that needs to be put under a guard and […]

“Slaying the Giant”

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I Samuel 17:32-50 One day in a Rice University philosophy class the professor tells the students to bring blue books for a test the next day.  On the test day, he instructs them to write on the topic,  “What is courage?” One young man in the class thinks for about five minutes, writes down two […]

Palm Sunday: Your King is Coming -Associate Pastor Ray

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This is the day when a long promised peace will be restored and Israel will throw off her oppressors, this is the day for which the people of Israel had waited in anticipation for so long.  Today the King has come! The gospels tell us that Jesus sent His disciples on ahead of Him into […]

A New Year – A New Opportunity: Associate Pastor Ray

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Well, Christmas has come and gone, it was a time of joy, love, giving and excitement. The shopping is over except for a few sales, and those who are exchanging Christmas gifts. In a few days the decorations will be down and stored away for next year. Now we turn our attention to the New […]

“THANKSGIVING” by Preacher Ray

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The very 1st Thanksgiving in America was 1621, when the settlers thanked God for their abundant crops that year. George Washington, our 1st President, celebrated Thanksgiving also, the first year in office.  Abraham Lincoln declared Thanksgiving a national holiday in 1863. Thanksgiving dinner for most families is when they gather together for turkey and dressing plus […]