Services

 

Sunday Mornings- 9:45 Adult Sunday School

                                  11:00 Worship Service- Study through Ephesians

Sunday afternoon/ evenings - 1st and 3rd Sunday evening 6PM- Biblical Soul Care series

                                                      2nd Sunday, fellowship meal following morning service

                                                 5th Sunday- Sing-a-long

Listen to Past Messages:

A Letter to the Faithful.mp3Artist Name
00:00 / 40:05
The Believer's Spiritual Blessings.mp3Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 42:30
The Believer's Spiritual Blessings- PartPastor Shearer
00:00 / 40:25
The Believer's Spiritual Blessings- PartPastor Shearer
00:00 / 41:45
The Truly Enlightened Mind.mp3Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 46:05
Trading Graveclothes for Grace-Clothes.mPastor Shearer
00:00 / 49:33
Christ the Equalizer.mp3Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 46:40
Spiritual Strength for the Believer.mp3Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 49:10
A Funeral and a Wedding.mp3Artist Name
00:00 / 43:05
The Good The Bad and The Ugly.mp3Artist Name
00:00 / 42:54
Flavorless Salt.mp3
A Conversation With God.mp3
Fulfilling A Promise.mp3
Thirteen Years LaterPastor Shearer
00:00 / 36:25
Abram's Stupidity, God's Opportunity- PaPastor Shearer
00:00 / 35:25
Abram's Stupidity, God's Opportunity - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
God Keeps His Promises- Part 2 - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
God Keeps His Promises- Part 1 - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
Abram: Warrior and Worshipper - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
Humble Abraham - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
Abraham's Faith Tested - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
Orders From Our Master - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
God's Call to Abram - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
God Creates Confusion - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
Noah's Three Sons - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
God's Rainbow Covenant- Gensis 9:1-17 - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
Genesis 8- A Restart - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
Man's Sinfulness and God's Grace- Genesis 6 - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
Satan's Offspring vs Godly Offspring - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
Humanity's Fall and God's Redemption - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
God and Humanity- Genesis 2 - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00
God's Creation- Genesis 1 - Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 00:00

Becoming a Christian is the most important decision anyone can ever make! 

The Bible tells us:

  • God loves you. 1 John 4:10

  • Sin separates you from God.

  • Sin is choosing my way instead of God's way.

  • Sin separates people from God. Romans 3:23

  • God sent Jesus so you would not have to die for your sin. Jesus died on the cross, He was buried, and He rose from the dead. John 3:16

How to Become a Christian

A—ADMIT

  • Admit to God that you are a sinner (Romans 3:23; Romans 6:23).

  • Repent, turning away from your sin
    (Acts 3:19; 1 John 1:9).

B—BELIEVE

  • Believe that Jesus is God's Son and accept God's gift of forgiveness from sin (Romans 5:8; Acts 4:12; John 3:16; John 14:6; Ephesians 2:8-9; John 1:11-13).

C—CONFESS

  • Confess your faith in Jesus Christ as Savior & Lord (Romans 10:9,10,13).

It's as easy as ABC!  If you have made this life-changing decision, we want to know!

What is the purpose of believer's baptism since salvation is "by grace through faith"- Ephesians 2:8,9?
 
Baptism is the perfect symbol of death, burial and resurrection.  It is the outward testimony of the believer's inward faith; you are "crucified" (standing), you are "buried" (immersed), and you are "resurrected" (raised out of the water).
 
A sinner is saved the moment he places his faith in Jesus, and baptism by immersion is the visible testimony to that faith.
 
 
Why do we observe the Lord's Supper (or Communion)?

At the Last Supper Jesus shared a meal with His disciples and then led them in the ancient observance of the Feast of Unleavened Bread, or Passover. Jesus used this opportunity to plant an important memory in His disciples. Jesus shared this meal for their benefit and for ours. As Jesus raised the bread and the cup in thanksgiving, He added new significance to this ancient ritual. Luke 22 records that Jesus told His disciples to observe the Passover "in remembrance of me."

 

As today's disciples, we observe the Lord's Supper in remembrance of Christ. Some congregations refer to this ordinance as the Memorial Supper to highlight the significance of Christ's atoning work on the cross and to call believers to remember His sacrificial death. Others call it Communion to highlight the believer's intimacy with Christ. Whatever we call this observance, one thing is clear: It is a time to remember.

The elements used in the Supper are not the real body and blood of Jesus but are powerful symbols that cause us to remember that Jesus really did suffer and die in a real, historical time and place.

When we gather around the Lord's table, the elements speak to us of His sacrifice, His substitution, and our salvation. We celebrate our redemption in remembrance of Him.

Observing the Lord's Supper carries personal significance because Jesus calls us to remember that He gave His body "for you." It also carries personal responsibility for us to participate with reverence, humility, and sincerity, understanding and proclaiming Christ's great act of love. Paul said that our observance of the Lord's Supper is to be done to help us to remember Christ. Perhaps we are never more the church, the bride of Christ, than when we gather at the table to worship by remembering Him. May we never forget.

Gifts for Growth.mp3Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 48:05
New Life In Christ.mp3Pastor Shearer
00:00 / 42:30

 

 

 

 

 

CHURCH ACTIVITIES BUILD RELATIONSHIPS- COME- BE A PART OF OUR FAMILY.

© 2023 by Massena Baptist Church. Proudly created with Wix.com

  • facebook-square
  • Twitter Square
  • Google Square