The Necessity Of Confronting Sins Of The Past, Genesis 42: 3-14 By Rev Julio Orozco Jr

Welcome to Grace Community Church we will be looking at Genesis 42:3-14 today Overview:  Confronting Sin has become a foreign idea to many of us. We tend to quickly bypass this step under the guise of pouring out grace. But Scripture tells us in Acts 11:18 “ When they heard these things they fell silent. And they glorified God, saying, “Then to the Gentiles also God has granted repentance that leads to life. Repentance is a key element of the grace of God. In today’s sermon Pastor Julio is going to be exploring Genesis 42:3-14-Joseph under the prompting of the Holy Spirit initiates the process ofRead More →

there is no good news without the backdrop of the bad news Genesis 42:`1-2

Welcome to Grace Community Church we will be looking at Genesis 42:1-2 today Overview:  In the past four weeks, the emphasis has been on Joseph and his rise from humiliations to exaltation. Joseph is now second in command in Egypt and has diligently stored up grain in preparation for the famine that was prophesied about. Today we’re going to shift gear and zero in on his brothers. The famine has now spread out beyond Egypt and even Joseph’s entire family is facing starvation and death. But Jacob ( Joseph’s Father) realizes that there is grain in Egypt and tells his sons to journey there forRead More →

joseph's rise to pwer from humiliation to exaltation genesis 40:41-57

Welcome to Grace Community Church we will be looking at Genesis 41:40-57 today Overview:  We read in the beginning of the book of James that we ought to consider it pure joy whenever we face trials of many kinds, for the testing of our faith produces perseverance. And perseverance must work its course so that we can be mature and complete, lacking in nothing. Joseph’s life embodied to the letter the concept James was trying to convey in his epistle. But more importantly, Joseph’s life serves as a prototype of the person and work of Jesus Christ. Our Lord went from humiliation to exaltation andRead More →

the efficacy and sovereignty of the Word of God genesis 41:16-39

Welcome to Grace Community Church we will be looking at Genesis 41:16-39 today. Overview:  Steph Curry didn’t become the greatest marksman in the history of the game of basketball overnight. It’s easy for us to see the finished product in someone’s life and completely dismiss all the blood, sweat and tears that went into achieving those results. Joseph as we saw last week had reached a pivotal point in his life. Here is a quick summary of what he had been subjected toby God- rejected by his brothers, sold into slavery, unjustly accused of a crime, thrown into jail and completely forgotten by the ChiefRead More →

Joseph patiently waits on God Genesis 41: 1-16

Welcome to Grace Community Church Overview: There is a commercial that comes on every Tax season, and it goes like this- I want my money and I want it now. Nobody likes waiting, this is why America has the highest number of fast food restaurants. We’re constantly looking for ways to get things done at an exponential speed. But in God’s economy, the pattern is different. If you’ve been watching Pastor Julio’s sermons on Joseph’s life, I’m sure by now you’ve recognized that long suffering is one of the most noticeable elements in his life. Well, things are about to drastically change now and I’ll inviteRead More →

Joseph Speaks The Truth Even When It Means Hard News To His Hearers , Genesis 40:8-23 By Rev Julio Orozco Jr.

Welcome to Grace Community Church Overview: I hope you’re not only enjoying this study of the life of Joseph but also are being transformed by this account. Last week, Pastor Julio preached about Joseph’s compassionate disposition and linked it to the heart of our Savior Jesus Christ. This has been a recurring theme throughout the entire account. Here we are in Genesis 40:8-23,  Joseph is still in prison and God is going to work through Him again to accomplish His purpose. The era we live in has been saturated and flooded with so called prophets who’ve made a mockery out of the Word of God.Read More →

Joseph comforts others genesis 40_4-7

Welcome to Grace Community Church Overview: Welcome back to our study of the life of Joseph. We’ve already talked about how he unjustly landed in prison. We also saw how the grace of God was with him and kept him from developing bitterness. Today Reverend Julio Orozco Jr. will be looking at Genesis 40:4-7 where we see God working through Joseph again; this time, he becomes a comforter and refresher of others. Do not miss the  sermon as Pastor Julio will show us yet again the parallel between our Lord Jesus and Joseph. The Service 8.29.2021: Genesis 40:4-7 The Passage: 4 The captain of the guardRead More →

a closer look at psalm 23

Welcome to Grace Community Church Overview: Most people who profess to be Christians are familiar with  Psalm 23 whose author is a very well Old Testament figure, king David. Our familiarity with the 23rd psalm can easily cause us to miss all the nuggets of truths contained within it. In today’s sermon, Reverend Julio Orozco Sr. will give us a fresh look at this passage, and it is my prayer that God in His grace grants us eyes and ears of faith to never lose our interest for this Psalm. The Service 8.22.2021: The Good shepherd The Passage: Psalm 23 The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.Read More →

what does true repentance look like in the life of the believer

Welcome to Grace Community Church Overview: I’m sorry is a phrase we commonly use when we feel bad about something wrong we’ve done to others. If I were to pile up the amount of I’m sorry  I’ve said since I was born, I think the pile will surpass Sugarloaf Mountain. True Repentance is more than just saying I’m sorry. Sin, no matter how small it looks in our eyes is infinitely hideous in the sight of the Holy God we serve. In today’s sermon, Elder Bill Krayer will walk us through psalm 119:25-32 to show us the process of true repentance in the life ofRead More →

A closer look at the last supper and its meaning

Welcome to Grace Community Church Overview: We’re going to be taking a short detour from our study of the life of Joseph and take a closer look at the Last Supper and its meaning. Right before our Lord’s passion, He participated in the Jewish Passover and it was probably the most significant Passover  in the History of the world. The celebration of this event involved Four Symbolic Cups. Today Reverend Julio Sr. will give us a thorough explanation of the Last Supper and its symbiotic relationship to the 4 Cups. The Service 8.1.2021: The Last Supper Newsletter: Be on the lookout for our newsletter, whichRead More →