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Matters of Faith: AN UNUSUAL PAIR

Matters of Faith: AN UNUSUAL PAIR

Ecclesiates 3:1-4 (KJV) To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that […]

by · July 23, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: A BRAND NEW BODY!

Matters of Faith: A BRAND NEW BODY!

By Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. 2 Cor. 5:1(5) (NLT) “For we know that when this earthly tent we live in is taken down (that is, when we die and leave this earthly body), we will have a house […]

by · July 16, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: “FLY, RUN OR WALK…,”

Matters of Faith: “FLY, RUN OR WALK…,”

SCRIPT: Isaiah 40:27-31 “Why do you say, O Jacob, and speak, O Israel: ‘My way is hidden from the Lord, And my just claim is passed over by my God’? Have you not known? Have you not heard? The everlasting […]

Matters of Faith: “Now That The Box Is Open!”

Matters of Faith: “Now That The Box Is Open!”

By Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Deuteronomy 8:7-10a (KJV) For the LORD thy God bringeth thee into a good land, a land of brooks of water, of fountains and depths that spring out of valleys and hills; A land […]

by · July 2, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Know What’s Expected of You

Matters of Faith: Know What’s Expected of You

Psalm 139:14 “I will praise You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; Marvelous are Your works, and that my soul knows very well.”   Philippians 4:13 “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.”   This is […]

by · June 25, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Eid Mubarak

Eid Mubarak

The month-long Muslim holiday of Ramadan has concluded this weekend. The Bronx Chronicle extends best wishes to all those celebrating Eid al-Fitr.   Eid Mubarak to all Bronx Muslims.  

by · June 25, 2017 · Cultures, Holidays, Religion
Matters of Faith: PREPARING FOR THE HARVEST

Matters of Faith: PREPARING FOR THE HARVEST

Matthew 9:35-38 (KJV) And Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing every sickness and every disease among the people. But when he saw the multitudes, he […]

by · June 18, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. greets guests at his annual Ramadan Iftar Dinner ceremony, honoring the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

BP DIAZ HOSTS ANNUAL RAMADAN CELEBRATION

BP DIAZ HOSTS ANNUAL RAMADAN CELEBRATION Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. hosted his annual Ramadan Iftar Dinner ceremony on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, in honor of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. The end of the month of Ramadan, […]

Matters of Faith: TEACH ME SO THAT I WILL KNOW!

Matters of Faith: TEACH ME SO THAT I WILL KNOW!

Psalm 119:33-40 (NLT) Teach me your decrees, O Lord; I will keep them to the end. Give me understanding and I will obey your instructions; I will put them into practice with all my heart. Make me walk along the […]

by · June 11, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
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Rev. Abigail Serrano, 2017 Grand Marshall of the Christian Children’s Parade

The Grand Marshall of the 2017 Christian Children’s Parade will be the Widow of NYPD Chaplain Reverend Luis Serrano Sen. Rev. Rubén Diaz announced via his What You Should Know email that the Grand Marshall of this year’s Christian Children’s […]

Matters of Faith: CHOOSE WISELY!

Matters of Faith: CHOOSE WISELY!

By Reverend J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. Matthew 26:51-52 (NIV) 51 With that, one of Jesus’ companions reached for his sword, drew it out and struck the servant of the high priest, cutting off his ear. 52 “Put your sword […]

by · June 4, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: Praise the Lord — EVERYBODY SHOULD BE DOING IT!

Matters of Faith: Praise the Lord — EVERYBODY SHOULD BE DOING IT!

By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. ‭‭ Psalms‬ ‭117:1-2‬ ‭ESV‬‬ “Praise the Lord, all nations! Extol him, all peoples! For great is his steadfast love toward us, and the faithfulness of the Lord endures forever. Praise the Lord!” Have […]

by · May 28, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
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Matters of Faith: BE OF GOOD CHEER!

By Rev. J. Loren Russell, BA, MDiv. John 16:33 “These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world.” […]

by · May 21, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith: FINDING GOLD IN THE STORM!

Matters of Faith: FINDING GOLD IN THE STORM!

By Rev. J. Loren Russell Philippians 4:10-11 “But I rejoiced in the Lord greatly that now at last your care for me has flourished again; though you surely did care, but you lacked opportunity. 11 Not that I speak in […]

by · May 14, 2017 · Matters of Faith, Religion
Matters of Faith:  Birthdays Are Times for New Resolutions

Matters of Faith: Birthdays Are Times for New Resolutions

Romans 12:1-2‬(‭NKJV)‬‬‬ “I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that you present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable to God, which is your reasonable service. 2 And do not be conformed to this world, but be […]