“The Power of Connection”

“The Power of Connection” Bishop Daniel Robertson, Jr. Mt. Gilead Full Gospel International Ministries I was never really into science as a child, but don’t tell my mom I said that. (She taught 7th grade science for 34 years!)  Yet, I remember being fascinated with magnets.  If nails or paper clips got too close to the magnet, it seemed impossible to pull them a part.  How...

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“I’m Making Progress”

“I’m Making Progress” Pastor Derik E. Jones First Baptist Church of South Richmond I recently had the chance to enjoy service at another local church — First Baptist Church of South Richmond.  When I first moved to Richmond, I simply referred to it as the “Mayor’s church” because the mayor of Richmond serves as the Senior Pastor.  But, his son, Derik...

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“Expectation”

“Expectation” January 15, 2012 Bishop Daniel Robertson, Jr. Mt. Gilead Full Gospel International Ministries Most of us start out with amazing faith in the new year.  We make resolutions (I’m going to exercise, I’m going to lose weight, I’m going to go to church, etc…) and get excited about all of the things we want to accomplish in the next 365 days.  And, if...

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“Men Must Take Their Rightful Place”

“Men Must Take Their Rightful Place” Bishop Daniel Robertson, Jr. Mt. Gilead Full Gospel International Ministries Men, this post is for you!  My Pastor continues to talk about how important it is for the guys to step up and draw closer to God.  The Lord doesn’t bless mess.  He wants us to follow His plan — what the Word (Bible) says.  That’s our model.  When...

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“A Wisdom Session”

“A Wisdom Session” Bishop Daniel Robertson, Jr. Mt. Gilead Full Gospel International Ministries My Pastor kicked off the first Wednesday Night Service of 2012 with “a wisdom session.”  He gave us some tough love about moving through life with less speed and more precision.  When it comes to reaching goals, it’s more about being precise in what you’re doing....

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“The Purpose of the Church”

“The Purpose of the Church” (12/18/11) Bishop Daniel Robertson, Jr. Mt. Gilead Full Gospel International Ministries “I don’t need church to have a relationship with God.” “Church folks are hypocrites.” “I have watch sermons on TV.” These are just a few excuses we use to defend not going to church.   But, joining a church is a part of...

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