Thoughts for Today

  • Statement Condemning Violence and Racism Temple Terrace Presbyterian Church condemns violence and supports all efforts to end racism and promote justice and peace. James 2:9 tells us, “If you favor some people over others, you are committing a sin. You are guilty of breaking the law.” If we truly have faith in Jesus we will not treat some people better than ...
  • Daily Devotions Looking for readings to start or end your day? Try these. Check out our Easter Devotional 2016: daily devotions written by members of this congregation for the season of Easter. Daily Lectionary Selected readings covering most of the Bible spread over a two year cycle to coincide with the seasons of Advent, Christmas, Lent, Easter, and Pentecost.                 D365 This devotional ...
  • Committed to Service – Sunday “So which one is greater, the one who is seated at the table or the one who serves at the table? Isn’t it the one who is seated at the table? But I am among you as one who serves.” (Luke 22:27) When Jesus gathered with his disciples for the Passover meal, an argument arose concerning ...
  • Committed to Service – Saturday “‘I assure you that when you have done it for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you have done it for me.’” (Matthew 25:40b) For followers of Jesus, feeding the hungry, providing drink to the thirsty, comforting the sick, visiting the prisoner, and welcoming the stranger are not optional. They are the ...
  • Committed to Service – Friday “Whoever wants to be great among you will be your servant.” (Mark 10:43) This saying of Jesus might be the most counterintuitive statement ever uttered, and it continues to turn the world upside down. Jesus says that true greatness is found among those who are willing to humble themselves and serve. This statement goes against every natural impulse. To ...