The Holy Word

​Grace                      and             Mercy​​

 Warmth                                       Compassion

Consideration                            Forgiveness

Graceiousness                           Sympathy

Charity                                          Blessings

       Rev. Alexander Baker

Matthew: Chapter 18: 4-9

Psalm: Chapter 48 v. 1-1-6

 


Leaning on the "Lord"

Sunday; February 5, 2017

 Old Testament:  ​Isaiah 58:: 1-9 a (9 b-12):

 Epistle:       1 Corinthians 2:1-12 (13-16)

Matthew: 5: 13-20

4th verse of Psalm

Yea, though I walk the valley of shadow of death, I fear no evil for thou, with me, thy rod and thou staff they comfort me.

         We are Emmanuel United Methodist Church

Give and it will be given to you. A good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will be put into your lap; for the measure you give will be the measure you get back. Luke 6:38 (NRSV)

Rev. Baker is the newly elected part- time pastor of Emmanuel United Methodist Church (Sumter)

 He is the husband of the former Josephine Hannible.They have six grown children, three boys, three girls and three grandchildren.

             Rev. Baker was pastor at Franklin United Methodist Church, Denmark, South Carolina, Orangeburg District.

        He is an educator at Brooklyn Cayce High School in Cayce, South Carolina, working as a Junior Reserve Officer Training Corp. (ROTC) instructor.

His motto is: "DO the Right Thing"