PASTOR’S UPDATE

Enjoy messages from our Pastor at Scarborough Baptist! 

May 19, 2024 – Remember the Sabbath

By Pastor Francis

 
“Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy. Six days you shall labor and do
all your work, but the seventh day is a sabbath of the Lord your God.
 
(Exodus 20:8-10a NIV)
 
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May 12, 2024 – “Rejoice in the Lord Always” 

By Pastor Francis


Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your
gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near.

(Philippians 4:4-5  NIV)
 
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May 5, 2024 – The Language of Redemption in the Old Testament

By Pastor Francis

 
But at the right time, God sent His Son. A woman gave birth to Him under the Law. This all happened so He could buy with His blood and make free all those who were held by the Law. Then we might become the sons of God.
 
(Galatians 4:4-5 NLT)
 
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April 28, 2024 – God is My Helper: An Analysis of Psalm 54

By Pastor Francis


I will sacrifice a freewill offering to you; I will praise your name, Lord, for it is good. You have delivered me from all my troubles, and my eyes have looked in triumph on my foes.

(Psalm 54:6-7  NIV)
 
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April 21, 2024 – The Dignity of Human Beings

By Pastor Francis

 
“Let us make man in our image, according to our likeness; and let them rule over the
fish of the and over the birds of the sky and over the cattle and over all the earth, and
over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth”
 
(Genesis 1:26 NIASB
 
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April 14, 2024 – Baptism: The Initiatory Ordinance of the Church (Acts 2:38)

By Pastor Francis


Peter replied, “Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.

(Acts 2:38  NIV)
 
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April 7, 2024 – Praying Always

By Pastor Francis

 
…praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, being watchful to this end with all
perseverance and supplication for all the saints.
 
(Ephesians 6:18 NIV)
 
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March 31, 2024 – What Scriptures Say About “The Last Things”

By Pastor Francis


“The end of all things is near. Therefore be alert and of sober mind so that you may pray..

(1 Peter 4:7  NIV)
 
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March 17, 2024 – The Evil Day

By Pastor Francis

 
Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground, and after you have done everything, to stand.
 
(Ephesians 6:13 NIV)
 
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March 10, 2024 – In the Heat of the Battle (Ephesians 6:10-13)

By Pastor Francis


Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.

(Ephesians 6:11-12  NIV)
 
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