Located in South Tampa and witnessing to the love of God for over 90 years. Committed to a neighborhood presence, worldwide outreach and a deep heritage of Christian faith.

Peace

Joy From Heaven

Father God of Advent, all praise and glory belong to you.  For you have stepped down out of heaven and walked into our lives with the coming birth of the Christ child. Help us to prepare our hearts for him lest we miss the joy of his arrival. For you have taught us that joy…

Child of God – Season of Peace

Submitted by Sabrina Slater, Spokane, Washington Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.—Matthew 5:9 Recently, in a devotional time with youth, one teenager shared that they had promised their mother that they would change their name as soon as they turned eighteen. Their given name was too common. They wanted…

July Prayer

Almighty God, ruler of the peoples of the earth, forgive, we pray, our shortcomings as a nation; purify our hearts to see and love truth; give wisdom to our counselors and steadfast love to our people; and bring us at last to the fair city of peace, whose builder and maker you are; through your…

Independence Day Prayer

Lord God, thou who art the author of liberty. With this nation, like the people of Israel you heard the cry of the oppressed and set us free that we might be a blessing to the world. You have called us to be a beacon of light to the enslaved in oppression. We praise you…

Prayer for Peace and Justice

Lord, Bring an end to senseless shooting and killing.  Bring an end to crazy hatred that only hurts and never solves.  With the power and presence of your justice and peace restrain evil and eliminate terror. Strengthen and bless those who serve in harm’s way to work for the peace and justice of others.  Give…