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Posted by on Mar 2, 2015 in About | 0 comments

Those who wait on the Lord shall renew their strength; . . . they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint. —Isaiah 40:31share-odb-2015-03-02

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Announcements:

Posted by on Feb 16, 2015 in About | 0 comments

Weekly Announcements:

*Don’t Forget to Wear Your African Attire *

Sunday February 22, 2015- Black History Day ( Wear African Attire)

Ushers YWCC in charge.

Saturday March 7, 2015 – ONFJ Women’s DayWorkshop

Mansfield, Ohio.

Sunday March 8, 2015- Akron District Services 4:30 pm.

St. Ashworth Temple

Workers Meeting: March 18-21,2015

St. Ashworth Temple Women’s Day – March 22, 2015

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Sunday February 8, 2015 Overview

Posted by on Feb 9, 2015 in About | 0 comments

Scripture of the Week: I. Corinthians 13:13

These things will last forever Faith, Hope, Love and the greatest of these is Love .

Theme:” It’s A Love Thang”

Colors: Red and Pink

Weekly Announcements:

Tuesday February 10. 2015- Church Membership Meeting 7:00 pm. Speaker: Bishop Terry Cook

Sunday February 22, 2015- Black History Day ( Wear African Attire)

Ushers YWCC in charge.

Saturday March 7, 2015 – ONFJ Women’s DayWorkshop

Mansfield, Ohio.

Sunday March 8, 2015- Akron District Services 4:30 pm.

St. Ashworth Temple

Workers Meeting: March 18-21,2015

St. Ashworth Temple Women’s Day – March 22, 2015

Sermon Topic: The Fruit of the Spirit

Delivery: Love: Sis. Nikelle Sims

Meekness: Bro. Delone Carter

Joy: Bro. Dustin Claridy

Long Suffering: Sis. Michelle Sharp

Peace: Andre Bradford

Sermon Overview: Elder Larry Chadwick

New Members: Dustin Claridy, Mother Rice, and daughter Claudette

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For Our Health

Posted by on Feb 2, 2015 in About | 0 comments

Our Daily Bread

I. Chronicles 16:8

Oh give thanks to the Lord.

True thanksgiving emphasizes the Giver rather than the gifts.

 

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Strengthen My Hands

Posted by on Jan 26, 2015 in About | 0 comments

Nehemiah 6:1

Now therefore God strengthen my hands.

Life’s challenges are designed not to break us but to bend us toward God.

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Dr. Patrick Callender – St. Ashworth Temple’s Annual Men’s Day Speaker

Posted by on Jan 19, 2015 in Events, Guest Speakers, Recent Updates | 0 comments

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Dr. Callender was born and raised in the Virgin Islands. He grew up on a farm with his grandparents where he learned the importance of hardwork, caring for their livestock. He gave his life to The Lord at age 11 and dedicated himself to ministry with great passion at age 14. He preached his first sermon at age 15 and, also served as the youngest Trustee in Anticoh Baptist Church. After graduating high school, Dr. Callender worked in the Department of Customs for 4 years. He then attended college at the University of the Virgin Islands where he majored in Biology. However, he wanted to improve his Bibical knowledge and transferred to a Baptist School, Hardin­Simmons University in Abilene, Texas. In 1986 he graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and Chemistry. Dr. Callender then returned to the Virgin Islands and worked as a Research Technician at the Caribbean Research Institute in the University of the Virgin Islands.

In 1987 he joined the US Navy as a Hospital Corpsman (Medic). In 1992 he joined the Ohio Army National Guard. Dr. Callender is a Colonel in the Army National Guard. He serves as a Field Surgeon and Flight Surgeon. He has had three tours to Iraq and one tour to Afghanistan in our Nation’s fight in the War Against Terror. Currently, he also serves as the Homeland Response Force­Ohio Surgeon for FEMA V Region.

In 1988 he attended Howard University in Washington, DC. He graduated in 1990 with a Masters in Anatomy and Cell Biology. He then attended medical school at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio and graduated with a medical degree in 1995. He then completed a three year residency in Internal Medicine at Akron General Medical Center in 1999. He joined a private practice, Internal Medicine Consultants Columbus in 2000. In 2005 he joined the Veteran Affairs Medical Center where he is currently employed as a Staff Physician.

Dr. Callender met his wife of almost 20 years, Candrece Smith­Callender, at church and Bible study while they attended Ohio University. After their graduations, they were married in 1995 and the Lord has since blessed them with 3 children, Patrick Jr., CaNia and Ethan.

Through the years he has served in various capacities in the church which include; Sunday School teacher, superintendent, Bible Study Leader, and youth pastor. Dr. Callender continued to devote himself to the study of the scriptures and more intimate relationship with the Lord. His passion is to reach souls for Christ, and to touch the lives of those he comes in contact with as a credible witness for Jesus. Currently, he serves as an elder under Pastor Dr. Robert L. James in New Mount Sinai COGIC in Columbus Ohio.

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