Posts by TBC


Spring 2024 Update

Temple Baptist will be celebrating 115 years this fall! We thank God for sustaining and blessing our ministry. Our weekly Bible study, monthly Men’s and Women’s Fellowships, Sunday School, and other activities are thriving and we’re excited to see how people of all ages are responding positively to God’s Word. Our main focus continues to be […]

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Summer 2022 Update

We’re excited to be resuming most of our regular activities and planning some new things, too! Here’s what you need to know: Sunday Morning Worship Our Sunday services continue at 11:00 a.m. as usual, with refreshments and fellowship afterward on the first and third Sundays. In August, because Pastor Joseph Hovsepian will be going on […]


Spring 2022 Update

Here are a few updates on what’s happening at Temple Baptist Church these days: Most of our meetings are back in full swing: Sunday worship at 11 a.m., Men’s Fellowship on the 2nd Saturday of each month at 9:00 a.m., and Women’s Fellowship on the 3rd Saturday of each month at 10:00 a.m. These meetings are […]

a word from the pastor

Dear members and friends, Greetings in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ. I hope and pray that you and your loved ones are well. We are in the midst of uncertain times. The coronavirus has paralyzed our globe. People are dealing with fear and no one knows how or when this will end. People […]

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In response to the current situation with COVID-19 and based on the recommendations of health officials, we have made the difficult decision to temporarily cancel our upcoming church meetings. The health of our church members, their families, and our community are a priority at this time and we want to help minimize their exposure to […]


One More Year

Luke 13:6-9 We have reached the end of one year and the beginning of another. Many of us take an inventory of our lives at this point; we may remember our failures, learn from them and then put them behind us. Apostle Paul said: “Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I […]


Service That Produces Results

Matthew 25:14-30 All of us are accountable and responsible for our actions—or inactions— whether that’s to our spouse, parents, boss, teachers, friends, or someone else. Unfortunately, most people forget that they are also accountable to the ultimate authority: God our Creator. The rich man in this story was going away on a long journey. He […]


The Potter’s Hands

Jeremiah 18:1-6 There are those who believe people don’t ever really change. Some say even God cannot change them. However, I have witnessed people undergoing complete transformation in their lives. The impossible became possible when they allowed themselves to become like clay in the potter’s hand. God, speaking to Jeremiah and also through him to […]


Winning Souls

Evangelism is an attitude of deep concern for others, coupled with a vibrant faith that finds expression in a continuous effort on behalf of the Holy Spirit and humanity to bring individuals into a vital relationship with God through faith in Jesus Christ. You may ask: “What about someone who has never heard of Christ? […]


The Impact of the Local Church

Acts 2:41-47 People ask: Why is it that today’s Church has so little influence on the world? Some may agree with this observation that the Church is sometimes ineffective and try to explain why churches in general are not doing well, while others may disagree and say that churches are doing better than ever. You […]