PASTOR’S UPDATE

Enjoy messages from our Pastor at Scarborough Baptist! 

November 26, 2023 – Who Then Is This?

By Pastor Francis

 
They were terrified and asked each other,
“Who is this? Even the wind and the waves obey him!”
 
(Mark 4:41)
 
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November 19, 2023 – Persistent Prayer

By Pastor Francis


And the Lord said, “Listen to what the unjust judge says. And will not God bring about justice for his chosen ones, who cry out to him day and night? Will he keep putting them off? I tell you, he will see that they get justice, and quickly. However, when the Son of Man comes, will he find faith on the earth?

(Luke 18:6-8)
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November 12, 2023 – Absent From the Body… Home With the LORD (2 Cor. 5:6)

By Pastor Francis

 
 Therefore we are always confident and know that as long
as we are at home in the body we are away from the Lord.
 
(2 Corinthians 5:6)
 
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November 5, 2023 – The Reliability of Scriptures (2 Tim. 3:15-17)

By Pastor Francis


and how from infancy you have known the Holy Scriptures, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus. All Scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work.

(2 Timothy 3:15-17)
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October 29, 2023 – Trust in God’s Present Care (Psalm 46)

By Pastor Francis

 
 God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble.
Therefore we will not fear, though the earth give way
 
(Psalm 46:1-2)
 
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October 22, 2023 – When the Good Old Days are No More (Job 29)

By Pastor Francis


Oh, for the days when I was in my prime, when God’s intimate friendship blessed
my house,
when the Almighty was still with me and my children were around me,
when my path was drenched with cream and the rock poured out for me streams of olive oil.

(Job 29:4-6)
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October 15, 2023 – Job’s Repentance

By Pastor Francis

 
 ‘Hear, now, and I will speak; I will ask You, and You instruct me.’ “I have heard of You by the hearing of the ear; But now my eye sees You; therefore I retract, And I repent in dust and ashes
 
Job 42:4-6
 
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October 8, 2023 – Four Elements of Effective Prayer

By Pastor Francis


Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances;
for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you..”

(1 Thessalonians 5:16-18)
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October 1, 2023 – What Do Baptists Really Believe

By Pastor Francis

 
 
He said to them, “Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation.
 
(Mark 16:15)
 
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September 24, 2023 – What Does It Mean to Have Success?

By Pastor Francis


Then the man bowed down and worshiped the Lord, saying, “Praise be to the Lord, the God of my master Abraham, who has not abandoned his kindness and faithfulness to my master. As for me, the Lord has led me on the journey to the house of my master’s relatives.”

(Genesis 24:26-27)
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