It never ceases to amaze me how many churches there are in my hometown of Brooklyn, NY. Often referred to as the “Borough of Churches,” in certain areas, especially in the African-American community, one can find up to three or four churches on the same block.
Okay, there’s that word that most people have a hard time with. It’s called submission. Some might even refer to it as a four-letter word because it leaves such a bad taste in their mouth.
At the ROCK Brooklyn, we’ve just begun a three-month series entitled “Christianity 101.” It is based on Hebrews 5:11–6:2 which are the elementary doctrines of the Christian faith as taught by the Apostles and later the Early Church Patristic Fathers. “Three months, why so long?” one might ask.
Pastor Straker reconnected with an old friend in ministry, Bert Bocachica, on his live internet program, "RapFest Radio"! Pastor Straker talked about his roots in ministry, the growth of the ROCK Brooklyn and of course the Gospel.