Posts with the category “kingdom-justice”
Hispanic Heritage Month
September 15th, 2022
We here at Stonecrest are excited to celebrate and recognize Hispanic Heritage month (Sept. 15 to Oct. 15)! The Lord has made us so beautifully and uniquely, and this month we get to honor our Hispani...
Asian Voices Discussion
June 6th, 2022
In remembrance of Asian American Pacific Islanders Month in May, we took some time to hear about the background, culture, and experience of Asian voices from within our Stonecrest family. Listen and l...
March 31st, 2022
To close Women’s History Month, meet current heroes of faith who have yielded to God’s power to receive His empowerment. For more info about the Empower program, visit EmpowerWW.org......
Women\'s Month | Installation of Siobhan Seaman
March 26th, 2022
God calls, equips, and blesses women to further His Kingdom. Meet Stonecrest’s first woman pastor, Siobhan Seaman, Pastor of Worship and Formation.......
March 17th, 2022
Happy Saint Patrick’s Day. Today we celebrate with those of Irish descent and honor a hero of our faith, Saint Patrick. His closeness to God, practical theology, and his passion to meet tangible needs...
Celebrating International Women\'s Day
March 8th, 2022
Blessings to our GRACEFUL Stonecrest women today and every day. Thank you for shining your light and making the world brighter everywhere you go. ......
Black Voices Discussion
February 28th, 2022
This month in remembrance of Black History Month, we took some time to hear about the unique diversity represented in the African diaspora background, culture, and experience of some of the Black voic...
Anita Bolden Fitts
February 23rd, 2022
Anita Bolden Fitts was an evangelist, revivalist, and teacher in the Alliance.Below is from the C&MA. Anita Bolden Fitts served one term with The Alliance in Africa, from 1923 to 1928. After returning...
February 16th, 2022
This week we are highlighting Harriet Tubman as we continue to honor and celebrate Black heroes of faith.Harriet Tubman was raised in slavery in eastern Maryland but escaped in 1849. However, she was ...
February 9th, 2022
Throughout this Black History month, we want to introduce you to stories of key Black leaders in church history and with the Alliance who made incredible Kingdom impact!William J. Seymour was born in ...
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
January 17th, 2022
Today we celebrate and honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. May we be salt and light through living the love of Christ.“You are the light of the world—like a city on a hilltop that cannot be hidden. No on...
Standing with Asian Americans and Against Violence
March 26th, 2021
Over the past year, we have been grieved by the verbal and physical attacks against the Asian and Pacific Islander community. There is no place for hate and violence. Not only are we called to turn ag...
Church and Missions: Alliance Black History
February 25th, 2021
This month Stonecrest has celebrated groundbreaking figures in Alliance church history including individuals like Mrs. Bell H. Smoot and E. B. Nichols who between 1892 and 1903 spread the message of T...
William Robinson: Alliance Black History
February 18th, 2021
William Peter RobinsonPioneering Pastor in Pittsburgh PA William Peter Robinson, born in Farmville, Virginia, in 1853 to slave parents, founded the Alliance branch in Pittsburgh and pastor until his d...
Happy Lunar New Year!
February 13th, 2021
As we celebrate the diversity of our church, take a few minutes to hear a few members of our community share what they appreciate about this cultural tradition including unity, family, and food. Wishi...
Carrie Merriweather: Alliance Black History
February 5th, 2021
In 2020, our Statement on Kingdom Justice and Mercy dealing with Racial Justice and ourGrace Guidelines For Race Conversations were unanimously adopted by the Leadership of Stonecrest Community Church...
Grace Guidelines for Race Conversations
February 5th, 2021
“For by the grace given me I say to every one of you: Do not think of yourself more highly than you ought, but rather think of yourself with sober judgment, in accordance with the faith God has distri...
Kingdom Justice Statement
February 5th, 2021
“Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed.” Isaiah 1:17aStonecrest's Mission is to Know Christ and Make Him Known to a Hurting World. As Stonecrest Community Church, our priority is to kn...