July 16, 2017 Dear Family and Friends, Following is an excerpt from “A Prayer for Liberation the Leads to Liberating Love,” by Frank Madison Reid III (in Conversations with God: Two Centuries of Prayers by African Americans, James M. Washington, editor, NY: Harper, 1994). In these times filled with terror, hate, deceit, fraud, and brokenness, […]
July 2, 2017 Dear Family and Friends, The bible teaches us to be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you. Ephesians 4:32 There are many, many additional scriptures to further instruct us on when and how to forgive. One of the reasons forgiveness is so difficult […]
June 25, 2017 Dear family and friends, This is what the Lord Almighty says: Just as I had determined to bring disaster upon you and showed no pity when your fathers angered me,” says the Lord Almighty, “so now I have determined to do good again to Jerusalem and Judah. Do not be afraid. These […]
Release Date: October 1, 2017 Preorder here: https://www.churchpublishing.org/aintgonnaletnobodyturnmearound • Second volume from Spiritual Directors of Color Network • Addresses the contemporary issues of racism and contemplation Following up on the popularity of the groundbreaking anthology Embodied Spirits: Stories of Spiritual Directors of Color, published by Morehouse in March 2014, this new book continues the work of filling […]
June 18, 2017 Friends and Family, Do you have an altar, a sacred space, a sanctuary where you can go on any day of the week? A place reserved specifically for dedicated time with or for the Lord? A place for prayer, contemplation, and meditation; a place for the study of God’s Holy Word; a […]
June 11, 2017 Dear Family and Friends, On this Scholarship Sunday, I wish to congratulate each of our 2017 graduates AND their parents, spouses and loved ones! As children of God, we are a family and we need each other. I also want to encourage you to keep going! When you think you have achieved […]
June 4, 2017 Dear Family and Friends, Having been called to the ministries of pastoral care & counseling and spiritual direction, I am privileged and humbled to be in daily prayer for the grief and loss, pain and struggle, insecurities and self doubt that so many of us are experiencing, both personally and communally. Today, […]
April 16, 2017 Dear Family and Friends, During yesterday’s Holy Saturday Prayer service at Allen Temple Baptist Church, we considered our interaction with the divine in our visions and dreams. We prayed with the transfiguration text where Jesus’ appearance changes becoming full of glory right before his disciple’s eyes. This text found in the gospels, […]
Join us as we consider our visions and dreams in this final session of the Lenten Prayer Series by the Spiritual Life Ministry at Allen Temple Baptist Church. We will be meeting in the Mary Morris Room at 1pm on Saturday, April 15.
Reverend Ineda will be one of seven preachers preaching The Seven Last Words of Jesus on Good Friday at Allen Temple Baptist Church.