Skip to main content area.

Let's Discover Something New

Blog

  1. SJBC updates concerning Coronavirus

    March 13, 2020   Dear St John Family,   As you may have heard, the Coronavirus has now reached Maryland. Like other faith communities in our country, we want you to know that your health and safety are our top priority. In compliance with the State of Maryland, for the remainder of the mon…Read More

  2. Let Every Day be Thanksgiving

        We have entered into the joyful Season of Thanksgiving and harmonious kindness. Just think about it. There will be meals prepared for the poor, turkeys, hams, and other food distributed, and don’t forget the acts of reconciliation. Then Christmas quickly rolls in, and there will be holiday …Read More

  3. Farewell To Elijah Cummings, The Distinguished Gentleman

    By Rev. Dr. Robert A.F. Turner In ceremonies of the Jewish tradition, a cup, a chair, and an opened door are all made available in remembrance of the Prophet Elijah. A leader of prophets, whose tenure intersected the reign of an oppressive king, Elijah spoke truth to power and ushered in the wrath o…Read More

  4. St John Baptist Church 5k Walk Run-N-Roll Fundraiser

        Let's help to eradicate Sickle Cell Anemia Together! What is Sickle Cell Anema? Sickle Cell Anemia is a condition where there are not enough healthy red blood cells to carry adequate oxygen throughout the body. Dr. Robert A. F. Turner and the members of St John Baptist Church locate…Read More

  5. Let’s Return to A Labor of Love

    Remember when there was dignity in work?  As I pause to reflect upon this Labor Day, I cannot help but recall our former first lady, Michelle Obama vividly describing the pride her father, Fraser Robinson, III took in rising early to work late.  Proud of the opportunity to use his hands as a filtr…Read More

  6. Of Rats & Racists

          President Donald Trump’s recent disparaging attacks on the City of Baltimore – while being consistent with all of his attacks on majority-black cities and countries – are not the first bombardments that the city has undergone.  In fact, the president would do well to read…Read More

  7. 5 ENCOURAGING BIBLE PASSAGES FOR PARENTS

    Being a parent isn’t easy, but God offers many words of encouragement for those who are overwhelmed, stressed, and weary. Find peace in these encouraging Bible passages for parents. Matthew 6:34 Take therefore no thought for the morrow: for the morrow shall take thought for the things of itself. S…Read More

  8. HOW TO TEACH YOUR CHILDREN CHARITY BEFORE THE HOLIDAYS

    As the holidays approach, you’ll soon hear bell ringing around shops, receive mailers from charities, and see countless opportunities to donate your time, money, or possessions. Whether giving is a part of your holiday traditions or not, you probably hope your kids will develop empathetic altruist…Read More

Sign Up For Pastor Robert Turner's Newsletter and Blog

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Newsletter Signup

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

St John Baptist Church


9055 Tamar Drive
Columbia, MD 21045

Tel: 410-992-6977
Fax: 410-992-1982
Rev. Dr. Robert A. F. Turner, Sr. Pastor

contact_us@stjohnbaptistchurch.org

Sign Up For Pastor Robert Turner's Newsletter and Blog

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

©2019 St John Baptist Church® | All rights reserved.