Posts from September 2013

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Gone for a Moment, But Ours Forever

by Pastor Carlos

Philemon Often in his letters, Paul referred to the brevity of life here on earth. He speaks of the temporary nature of possessions that we tend to hold so dear.  (1st Timothy 6:7, 9)  Philemon could have had a moment of earthly victory!  Other slave owners would have applauded a tough stance toward the runaway […]

The Question of Life – Why?

by Pastor Carlos

Philemon 1–22 Can you remember the one thing your children did that made think “Oh boy, here we go; challenging my authority is going to become an adventure?  I remember mine.  It was when my children started asking the question of life; Why?  You need to get to bed.  Why?  Need to do your chores.  […]

Vision 2014: God is Calling Me!

by Pastor Carlos

Romans 10:13-15 As we reminiscent on God’s grace and mercy, we remember His goodness towards our Church (Psalm 107:21–22).  Charles Wesley once wrote: Good Thou art, and good Thou dost, Thy mercies reach to all, Chiefly those who on Thee trust, And for Thy mercy call.  We give thanks to the Lord for His goodness; […]

The Flow of Forgiveness

by Pastor Carlos

Genesis 50:15-21 You have probably heard many messages about forgiveness and the importance of forgiving others.  Today I would like to talk to you about the flow of forgiveness; how is it that true forgiveness takes place in a forgiving heart. Jacob is now dead and his sons are fearful that Joseph will make them […]