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Sermon January 25, 2009 : The DNA of Congregation Lion of Judah

Mark, chapter 10 starting in verse 17, it’s interesting you know because in an incident just before Jesus had encountered many little children, you know this time when the little kids were coming to Jesus, and the disciples said: “Don’t bother the Master,” and Jesus said, “let the children come to me, the kingdom of God belongs to such as this, a little bit of a lesson on what it is to be a childlike and how Jesus sees us.  Read More »

Sermon December 31, 2008 : Without love everything is in vain

This year, more than ever God has led me to think and meditate upon the concept of love. You know, it’s possible that sometimes when you get to a certain age in your life you begin to evaluate your life and to think about it and you start to think particularly on certain aspects of your life. It’s also this year that we came to 25 years of marriage, celebrate our 25th anniversary. It was also the year that one of our daughters married. And the first time that we are experimenting the feeling, the great joy of being grandparents.  Read More »

Prayer Meeting December 6, 2008 : Discerning the Times into Which We Are Entering

God is preparing to offer humanity the terms of reconciliation. The terms have already been established in his Word. He will speak with clarity, and then people’s hearts will either be hardened and inaccessible to His grace; or they will react to that movement, that motion of love. There will be no middle ground. Read More »

PowerHouse Youth Ministry : Meets every Friday

PowerHouse Youth Ministry meets every Friday, from 7:30 to 9:30 PM at Congregation Lion of Judah. Youth between the ages of 12 to 18 are welcome to come for a time of praise and worship, learning and praying. Meet new people and have fun while discovering more about our Lord Jesus Christ. Read More »

Miguel Prieto : Affiliate Youth Pastor

Miguel A. Prieto has been a youth pastor in the city of Boston since 1986, first at the 1st Hispanic Baptist Church of Jamaica Plain and now at Congregation Lion of Judah, the largest Hispanic Baptist church in New England. He is also Assistant Headmaster at Brighton High School in Boston and has been an educator since 1980. He is a graduate from the University of Puerto Rico with a degree in Education and has two masters degree, one from Lesley University and the other from Bridgewater State College in Massachusetts. Read More »

Introduction : Awana Clubs @ Lion of Judah

AWANA is a Children's Discipleship program that has become a department of our overall children's ministry on Sunday Mornings. So it "connects to the church" through the dual affiliation of Discipleship and Children's ministries. The AWANA board of directors is part of the overall Sunday School ministry. AWANA stands for Approved Workmen Are Not Ashamed, and as stated by its founders we also aim to reach boys and girls with the gospel of Christ and train them to serve him, as Paul encouraged Timothy in 2 Tim.2:15. Read More »

Celebration : HERC is a true gem of our community

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This year, the Boston HERC is once again proud to be part of the Community Gems collaborative. The Community Gems collaborative includes Roxbury Multi-Service Corp, Youth Build Boston, Children’s Services of Boston, La Allianz Hispana, Roxbury Youth Works, and the Boston HERC. Together, we serve approximately 20,000 youth and families in Boston with services ranging from early childhood education, job training, juvenile justice re-entry services, and, of course, the mentoring, tutoring, and SAT preparation that the Boston HERC offers.  Read More »

Dr. Miranda Mission Report : Uganda October 6-18, 2008

It's a balmy Sunday afternoon here in Uganda. We have just had one of our almost daily afternoon thunder showers, which explains the lush growth and tropical flowers that abound everywhere. The sun is out again and a light breeze blowing, birds singing (including the "plantain eater" whose "song" in our E. Africa bird book is described as "calls with loud, querulous and nasal notes which build up into a maniacal laughter." And that is a truly apt description! Read More »

Solemn Assembly October 4, 2008: When the salt is gone - what?

Is it good to gather together? The Bible does tell us in Psalm 33:12 that blessed is the nation whose God has the Lord. And the people he has chosen for his own inheritance.  Read More »

Sermon July 13, 2008 (morning) : Obedience, Intercession, and Confidence in God

It’s a joy for me to be with you again today and it’s a wonderful opportunity that God gives us to worship him. Today I feel led to speak to you about spiritual arms or weapons that every believer has in his reach in order to do battle in the spirit.  Read More »