Tag: Guest Speaker Sermon

Worship with Special Guest Preacher: The Rev. Traci deVon Blackmon – April 18, 2021

Today, we welcome a special guest preacher, the Rev. Traci deVon Blackmon, to our pulpit. Rev. Blackmon is the Associate General Minister of Justice and Local Church Ministries for The United Church of Christ. As a featured voice on many local, national, and international platforms, Rev. Blackmon’s life’s work focuses on communal resistance to systemic injustice through the redemptive power…

MLK Remembrance Worship – January 17, 2021

We gather from our separate places of worship, but with a common purpose to remember and to recommit ourselves to the principals and dreams of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and to our own congregation’s Statement of Commitment to the Work of Anti-Racism. Join us for spirited music, meaningful worship, and to hear anew the challenging and inspiring words of…

Worship – May 17, 2020

Today, we welcome Commissioner Eileen Higgins to our pulpit. What an honor to have County Commissioner Eileen Higgins of the Fifth District with us this Sunday to bring our morning message. Eileen, a member of Gables UCC, is one of the hardest working, most committed, and most loyal commissioners in the history of Miami-Dade County (and it’s not because we…

Second Sunday of Lent Worship – March 8, 2020

Second Sunday in Lent “Lenting” Go of Certainty “Lenting,” as a verb, suggests a little more intentionality than Lent as a season that we passively watch come and go like the seasons of the year. “Lenting,” like most verbs pertaining to human activity, connotes a choice or commitment of some sort. In the same vein as working, leaving, playing, sailing,…