Testimonies

The 68th Sisters Convention was a joyful journey indeed! It was an event where attendees encountered learning, laughter and love in God’s sanctuary. Our elders truly expounded on the word of God throughout the week.  On Wednesday night Elder Mann reminded us to have faith in God while on Thursday, Elder Jones encouraged us that with God we can do all things.   Elder Robinson Jr., asked us to examine our works on Friday night. Saturday was chock-full of fun and fellowship including breakfast, games and education sessions such as postpartum depression, virtuous women, health and wellness and self-esteem.  The educational sessions concluded with an informative yet entertaining fashion show that highlighted modest fashions at reasonable prices.  The activities ended with a tea luncheon where some ladies showcased outrageous hats for fun.  What a wonderful day of Godly fellowship! Our speaker on Saturda  More...

January 2, 2016

  “God is First in Our Marriage”  –  Brother & Sister Calvin Lemons, Jr. (Nichelle)  – Lucas Temple Members March 21, 2016 marked our 6th wedding anniversary. We actually met in 2008 at Lucas Temple. Being perfect strangers, we soon found out how much we had in common. One of the most important factors was that we were both focused on living for the Lord Jesus Christ first. We began dating shortly after we met. The fact that we were both taught and brought up in the word made our dating easier. We felt no pressure (outside of normal attraction) to go against our belief that sex is designed for marriage.  After a year of dating, I proposed; and she said “Yes!” Our engagement only lasted for 3 months. Once we became engaged, our attraction grew stronger and our remedy for that was to follow what we had been taught and get married soon!!!  We truly believe that God has b  More...