Richelle's church

His Loving Arms
atlanta, Georgia 30315

About Richelle
  • Education: Seminarian at Columbia Theological Seminary Biola University 2006-Bachelor of Science, Organizational Leadership Interdenominational Theological Center 2013-Certificate in Theology
  • Experience: Intern Chaplain at Northside Hospital Sunday School/VBS Teacher since 1984. Youth Leader, Worship Team/Choir.Looking For Love blog July 2014.
  • Comment to those looking at my sermons: I pray the words written are an encouragement to you and your recipients.
  • Sermon or series that made a difference: Looking For Love- A series of short studies for everyday encouragement.
  • One of my favorite illustrations: The poor widow who gave all she had.
  • Family: Youngest of six children. Widow, 3 children, Jennifer Barris Williams, CPA in L.A., CA; Johnathan Barris, Educator in Houston, TX; Adrianna Smith, college
  • What my parents think of my sermons: Not sure, she lives 2500 miles away
  • What my spouse (really) thinks of my sermons: I'm a widow.
  • Best advice given to me about preaching: Topic, 3 points, and a conclusion that engages and grabs the listener.
  • Books that have had an impact: Bible, Imitation of Christ
  • Hobbies: singing, baking, jogging
  • If I could Preach one more time, I would say...: Love one another as Christ loves you. Give your life over to Jesus.
  • Something funny that happened while preaching: Once while preaching, I was feeling as if I was coming down with a cold. My throat would not give way to the words I needed to say. I continuously had to drink out of a water bottle to get through it. Quite the scene for my first sermon.
  • What I want on my tombstone: To God Be The Glory
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Newest Sermons

  • A Willing Spirit Yields A Clean Heart

    Contributed on May 26, 2018

    This sermon speaks of the tragic trash that we accumulate in our hearts when we are no longer willing walk in God's will. This trash leads to a broken relationship with God. The Good News is that God is compassionate and cleanses us.

    In 2 Sam. 11, David did not go out to battle as the other kings did during the spring. He should have gone to battle. His heart is not in line with the anointing God placed on him. He shrugs his responsibility as King and does whatever he wanted to do. David allowed the trash of complacency, more

  • Praise The Lord

    Contributed on Jul 27, 2014
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    Encouragement of a closer walk in Christ

    There is nothing more refreshing and invigorating than taking a plunge into the realm of praise and worship, lifting up the name of Jesus. When you love someone, you should tell them. That's a part of praise. When you love someone, you want to be close to them. It shows you value them. When you more

  • Batteries Included

    Contributed on Jul 22, 2014

    Christ The Power Source

    "I can do all things through Christ which strengtheneth me." Philippians 4:1 As we go through our daily hustle to manage the demands life brings, Paul reminds us in Philippians of this familiar passage. But let us not forget where our strength comes from and how we obtain our strength to do more

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