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    Tell people about His glory

    Theme: Mission (evangelism)  (Matthew 28:19-20) 19. Therefore, go and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. 20.

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    Guyana Update- World Missions

    Blessings congregation and visitors, attached is a letter from Bishop Earl Higgins of Guyana. As you know during the Mission Crusades we designated the South American country of Guyana as our partner in spreading the Lord's word. Here is a praise report letter sent from Bishop Higgins on Friday:GUYANA UPDATE: WRITE THE VISION AND MAKE IT PLAIN UPON TABLES THAT HE MAY RUN THAT READETH IT.

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    Services on Thursday starting August 3, 2017

    PRESS RELEASEJuly 24, 2017Church of God of Prophecy Sr. Pastor Jose M. Orona 7442 Diamond St. Riverside CA, 92502 Dear church members, families, and community friends.It has been a blessing serving the church this past 4 years and looking forward to be of a blessing to the church along with my family. I am writing regarding the changes of our local services.

  • Sharing Your Faith

    (Mark 5:19) But Jesus said, "No, go home to your family, and tell them everything the Lord has done for you and how merciful He has been." (NLT)Your Assignment Imagine that you are watching people talk along a path about a quarter of a mile up river from the Niagara Falls. Floating down the river are some rafts headed toward the water falls where the water falls 167 feet on the rocks. The people on the rafts seem unaware of the danger.

  • Walking in the Spirit

    Theme: Walking in the Spirit Text: (Galatians 5:16) This I say then, Walk in the Spirit, and ye shall not fulfill the lust of the flesh. Dwight Lyman Moody (1837-1899), also known as D.L. Moody, was an American evangelist and publisher connected with the Holiness Movement.

  • Power of Prayer

    Theme: Prayer Confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The earnest prayer of a righteous person has great power and produces wonderful results. (James 5:16) Mary, Queen of Scotland “I fear John Knox's prayers more than an army of ten thousand men.” While very ill, John Knox, the founder of the Presbyterian Church in Scotland, called to his wife and said, "Read me that Scripture where I first cast my anchor." After he listened to the beautiful prayer of J...

  • Worship

    (Exodus 15:2) – The LORD is my strength and my song; He has given me victory. This is my God, and I will praise Him—my father's God, and I will exalt Him! There was a man in England during the 1900’s who saw the power of God feed a group of people.

  • Mission in our Communities

    Theme: Mission in our Communities (Galatians 5:13) For you have been called to live in freedom, my brothers and sisters. But don't use your freedom to satisfy your sinful nature. Instead, use your freedom to serve one another in love.

  • Leadership Development- Pastors Commission

    Theme: Leadership Development But in fact, it is best for you that I go away, because if I don't, the Advocate won't come. If I do go away, then I will send Him to you. (John 16:7) NLT Jesus made a brave claim to his disciples that was better for Him to go away because through the power of the Holy Spirit they would do even greater things than if He had stayed.

  • Prayer Matters

    Theme: Prayer Matters In a lifetime, the average American will spend: six months sitting at stoplights  eight months opening junk mail  one year looking for misplaced objects  two years unsuccessfully returning phone calls  four years doing housework  six years eating  Survey of 6,000 people polled in 1988, U.S. Survey of 6,000 people polled in 1988, U.S. News and World Report, January 30, 1989, p. 81 Wouldn’t we rather be able to tell God that we spent more ti...

  • The Folded Napkin

    Theme: The Folded Napkin (Jewish Tradition) The folded napkin had to do with the Master and Servant, and every Jewish boy knew the tradition. When the servant set the dinner table for the master, he made sure that it was exactly the way the master wanted it. The table was prepare perfectly, and the servant would wait, just out of sight, until the master had finished eating, and the servant would not dare touch that table, until the master was finished.

  • Holiness

    Theme: The Quest for Holiness In his powerful book “The Holiness of God,” R.C. Sproul observed that unbelievers often feel uneasy in the presence of an obedient Christian. The holiness of God reflected in a believer’s life makes the non-Christian uncomfortable.

  • Discovering Your Gifts

    Theme: The Discovering Your Ministry or Gifts Texts: (1 Peter 4:10) God has given each of you a gift from His great variety of spiritual gifts. Use them well to serve one another. (The Parable of the Spilled Coffee) A Bible study group met in a home to study how various ministries should work in the body of Christ.

  • Discipleship

    Theme: Discipleship Shopping in the recently I saw a bottle of juice with the following description on its label: “Blueberry Pomegranate, 100 percent juice, all natural.” And then I read the ingredients list: Filtered water, pear juice concentrate, apple juice concentrate, grape juice concentrate. “Where was the blueberry? Where was the pomegranate?

  • Stewardship

    Theme: Stewardship So when man finds Jesus, it cost him everything. Jesus has happing, joy, peace, healing, security, eternity. Man marvels at such a pearl and says, “I want this pearl.

  • Prayer

    PRAYER #seasonofseeking #21daysofprayer John Paton: John Paton served as a missionary over a century ago to a cannibalistic people in the islands of the South Pacific Ocean. Those people killed and ate the missionaries who had preceded Paton, within minutes of their arrival. Paton faced enormous difficulties and sorrows.

  • Christmas

    Theme: Christmas “Three questions for Christmas” (Revelation 1:5) And from Jesus Christ. He is the faithful witness to these things, the first to rise from the dead, and the ruler of all the kings of the world. All glory to Him who loves us and has freed us from our sins by shedding His blood for us.

  • Baptism

    Baptism: “God’s people should be baptized because God commanded it, not because some church requires it.” ~ Rick R. Rice Our Lord gave two commandments in the gospels one of them is in (Matthew 28:19-20) So wherever you go, make disciples of all nations: Baptize them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Teach them to do everything I have commanded you.

  • It's All About His Grace

    Theme: Grace When Billy Graham was driving through a small southern town, he was stopped by a policeman and charged with speeding. Graham admitted his guilt, but was told by the officer that he would have to appear in court. The judge asked, “Guilty or not guilty?” When Billy Graham pleaded guilty, the judge replied, “That’ll be ten dollars a dollar for every mile you went over the limit.” Suddenly the judge recognized the famous evangelist minister.

  • Service/Servanthood / Missions part II

    This is part two of two of Bishop's Blog: Missions is a call to service  A missionary call; is it God’s will for you? God delights to call his children in unique and personal way  He doesn’t use a cookie-cutter template or a 10-step formula  Calling is not a status to wear  Responding to a call always requires doing  October is World Mission Drive it is a tradition within the Church of God of Prophecy  It has been said that Mission is in our DNA as a people - COGOP ...

  • Service/Servanthood / Missions part I

    This is part one of two of Bishop's Blog: Gladys Aylward (1902-1970) Missionary to China Gladys May Aylward born to working-class family became a maid at the age of 14. She went through life as a routine, she didn’t excel scholastically or set her apart based on her exhaustive knowledge of the Bible and the classic languages, but rather her life was marked with a willingness to serve. At an early age, she always had an ambition to go overseas as a missionary.

  • Holiness

    Holiness In the forests of northern Europe and Asia lives a little animal called the “ermine” this animal is known for his snow-white fur in the winter. The ermine are small and weighs between 3 – 15 ounces. He instinctively protects his white coat against anything that would soil it.

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