Sunday, April 18 Worship Service Video Link

  Click on the link below for the Sunday Worship service in Fellowship Hall.   You can follow along with the Sunday Bulletin in the email sent to you from the church. Temple Terrace Presbyterian Church Live Stream - YouTube  

Sunday March 14 Worship Service

Click on the link below for the Sunday Worship service in Fellowship Hall.   You can follow along with the Sunday Bulletin in the email sent to you from the church (which also contains the video link). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MGYx7AuulzY Today we have John Daniel DeBevoise leading worship.  He is from south Tampa, and comes from a long… Continue reading Sunday March 14 Worship Service

Sunday, March 7, Worship Service

Click on the link below for the Sunday Worship service in Fellowship Hall.   You can follow along with the Sunday Bulletin in the email sent to you from the church (which also contains the video link). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8M9_WWIy3CQ Today we have John Daniel DeBevoise leading worship.  He is from south Tampa, and comes from a long… Continue reading Sunday, March 7, Worship Service

Be Merciful

Woman slapped with colored dust

"Do to others as you would have them do to you." The Golden Rule, with various adaptations, appears in the sacred writings of several religions. The version as recorded in the Gospel according to Luke, may be the most challenging to fulfill. One can readily pray for those who abuse you without anyone ever knowing.… Continue reading Be Merciful

Blessings for Life

Pastor blesses person laying in bed.

Not once in over twenty years of ministry have I been asked to provide pastoral care for someone who received a raise or promotion. On the other hand people living on the margins—those who lost a job and dependent on our food pantry for meals or who weep over a sudden illness or death of… Continue reading Blessings for Life

Follow Akela

After a long night the men had caught not one fish. Not only would they go hungry but also their family and neighbors. As they washed and dried their nets and a crowd gathered around a teacher. The crowd pressed in on on the teacher, pushing him toward the shoreline. He stepped into one of… Continue reading Follow Akela

Enough Excuses

Why did translators chose the verb "come" for when God calls a prophet? To say: "The word of the LORD came to Jeremiah" sounds as if he received a letter, an email, or a text message. Are there better words to indicate the life changing transformation he experienced? The Hebrew verb in most calls, including… Continue reading Enough Excuses

Renamed for Service

Has your name ever changed? Or at least what people called you? Perhaps you had a nickname that only your closest friends knew. For much of my life my family, friends, and co-workers called me Bob. It was a name I had once preferred and responded to. But when I was hired by a small… Continue reading Renamed for Service