PASTOR’S UPDATE

Enjoy messages from our Pastor at Scarborough Baptist! 

June 16, 2024 – A Highway of our God – Isaiah 40:3-5

By Pastor Francis

 
A voice of one calling: “In the wilderness prepare the way for the Lord; make straight in the desert a highway for our God. Every valley shall be raised up, every mountain and hill made low; the rough ground shall become level, the rugged places a plain. And the glory of the Lord will be revealed, and all people will see it together. For the mouth of the Lord has spoken.”
 
(Isaiah 40:3-5 NIV)
 
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June 9, 2024 – “Words of Consolation” 

By Pastor Francis


Comfort, comfort my people, says your God. Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and proclaim to her that her hard service has been completed, that her sin has been paid for, that she has received from the Lord’s hand double for all her sins.
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(Isaiah 40:1-2  NIV)
 
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June 2, 2024 – A Brief Statement on Justification

By Pastor Francis

 
and all are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus.
 
(Romans 3:24 NIV)
 
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May 26, 2024 – “The Holy Spirit is a Person” 

By Pastor Francis


“In the same way, the Spirit helps us in our weakness. We do not know what we ought to pray for, but the Spirit himself intercedes for us through wordless groans.
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(Romans 8:26  NIV)
 
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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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