Love Was Born a King

Christmas Cantata

Dear Church Family, This weekend the Richardson SDA Church will present to you our joyous Christmas Cantata. With a combined choir of almost 60 voices, we will explore through the medium of song, the incredible miracle of the child who was Born a King.  Under the careful direction of Elphis Stirewalt the music and songs will inspire you to express your deepest praise and most vibrant thanks to the God […]

Be Thankful

Dear Church Family, What a blessing it is to be a Christian. I’m so glad that I’ve been blessed to grow up in the church. I have many friendships and connections built over the years due to my interaction in and with God’s family. However, in my experience as a minister over the years it seems that there’s something in our church that‘s often […]

Human Fickleness & God’s Faithfulness

veteran's day Richardson sda church

Dear Church Family, Veterans’ Day is this week, and I’m looking forward to being with you again this Sabbath. It’s a day each year veterans get treated to free meals, or at least dessert, at many restaurants. We hear “thank you for your service” at every turn. And yet it is a day veterans also […]

It Is God

It is God

Dear Church Family, “Knowledge is power,” said Sir Francis Bacon. Education is a very important part of our society. More and more people are choosing to get their advanced degrees. But people don’t get degrees to lord over people. They get degrees to increase their abilities and authority in any given subject. I am working […]

GOAT Negative Meaning or Not?

goat negative meaning

What does GOAT mean?  It probably has a negative meaning for you if you are from an older generation.  What does G.O.A.T. mean to you? G.O.A.T used to mean you were the failure, you were the problem, you were the one who was picked on and blamed.  Does G.O.A.T mean a bad thing now?  No, not […]

Whatever Happened To Death?


Good day friends! It’s late October 2022. And during this time of year, we are constantly bombarded with the remnants of a lie told long ago. A particularly dark holiday is popularized among our children and families as something normal and in need of celebration. This holiday has shaped the minds and hearts of people […]

Empowered for Christian Witnessing

christian witnessing

Hello Church Family, This Sabbath we are highlighting evangelism through literature ministry. Specifically, we want to encourage YOU to become excited about spreading the Good News through Bible-based literature and videos. How to get started? First, pray and ask God to strengthen your love of the truth, and to give you love and compassion for […]

Mind and Body Connection

mind and body connection

Dear Church Family, What is the mind and body connection? This is the belief that our attitudes, thoughts, and feelings can actually have an impact on our physical well-being and health. This connection also works the other way in that how we treat our body, and our physical attributes can influence our mental health. It […]

The Presence, The Solution

Dear Church Family, Are you worried about the current generation at hand? Do you worry they might be unprepared for this ever growing and seemingly dark world? One filled with tragedy after tragedy, and a divisive nature as have never been seen before the cuts right at the heart of the home. Many believe that […]

Under God’s Protection

God's Protection

Dear Church Family, How much would you pay for protection? In a world filled with dangers all around us security can exact a premium price. But let’s take it a step further. How much would you pay for the protection of your soul and your spiritual livelihood? Some might say “that’s priceless.” But what if […]