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  • Push While We Pray

    April 22, 2019

    The Lord said to Joshua, “Do not be afraid of them; I have given them into your hand. Not one of them will be able to withstand you.” – Joshua 10:8 I was listening to a sermon not too long ago in which the pastor shared about the birth of his first child. ...

  • Loving the Different

    April 16, 2019

    “But to you who are listening I say: Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you. If someone slaps you on one cheek, turn to them the other also. If someone takes your coat, do not withhold your shirt ...

  • Presencia

    April 1, 2019

    From the Pastor’s Desk As many of you know, we are partners in ministry with Presencia Atlanta. They share a space on the ground floor with Immigrant Hope. We were so pleased to hear that they are about to celebrate their 10th Anniversary. We rejoice with them and wanted to share some of ...

  • Growing the Family of God

    March 26, 2019

    “These commandments that I give you today are to be on your hearts. Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up.” – Deuteronomy 6:6-7 I have been the Associate Pastor at Skyland ...

  • General Conference Briefing

    March 19, 2019

    From the Pastor’s Desk As many of you know, the Special Called session of the General Conference of the United Methodist Church took place this past weekend. The church had four plans and a number of legislative proposals to consider related to the church’s ongoing debate over human sexuality, biblical authority and the ...

  • Celebrate Easter

    March 13, 2019

    Celebrate the new hope and life we have in Christ at Skyland Church during Easter! ¡Celebra la nueva esperanza y vida que tenemos en Cristo en la iglesia Skyland durante Pascua! Sunday, April 14/Domingo 14 de AbrilPraise Jesus as King and Savior with palm branches on Palm Sunday at our 9 am traditional ...

  • Agape Love

    March 8, 2019

    “Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, ...

  • How to Make God Smile

    February 25, 2019

    Rick Warren makes this statement in his book The Purpose Driven Life: “One of the reasons we live is to make God smile.” It isn’t that the Lord is a bitter God, but we should check ourselves and ask if our lifestyle pleases God. When we don’t please God, this is taken very ...

  • Pray for General Conference

    February 21, 2019

    The called session of the General Conference of the United Methodist Church begins on Saturday and will run through Tuesday (Feb. 23-26). All members are encouraged to be in prayer for the future of our church and the decisions and deliberations that will take place there. In particular, I would like you ...

  • Peace

    February 19, 2019

    From the Pastor’s Desk I have been doing chapel with the kids from Atlanta International Nursery at our church every Wednesday morning. Every month a new topic is introduced from a list of virtues the kids are learning about as part of their curriculum. January’s topic was peace and my immediate reaction was ...

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