GREETINGS FROM PASTOR DAVISThank you for visiting Berean. I hope that you will take the time to view one of our Bible-based messages (CLICK HERE), but most of all I look forward to you coming to Berean and fellowshipping with the friendliest church in any town.May God richly bless you. BELIEVE in Jesus and BELONG to His loving family- BEREAN.Pastor Robert L. Davis

A week long journey into the plight of the black family and the skills needed to suceed in today's American society.This is a workshop for the entire family. It will improve relationships between parents and children, husbands and wives, and inlaws. Meeting each night, except Monday and Thursday. An event you can afford to miss.

Saturday July 16 - Saturday August 6 7:00 PM Nightly (Except Mondays & THursdays)What does the Bible have to say about our troubling times? Are we really living in the final days of earth’s history? Haven’t so-called prophets predicated date after date for Jesus’ return and been wrong again and again?At COUNTDOWN 2012 BIBLE PROPHECY CONFERENCE you will discover the amazing truths of Revelation and Bible Prophecy. Wonderful prophecies that will not only get you prepared to face the future, but will also give you hope and peace in a world that’s spinning faster and faster out of control.

Debra Jones is the Administrative Assistant to Pastor Davis. She assist Pastor Davis in scheduling, and business related ministries and activities of the church.If you have any additional questions please contact Debra Jones.

Patrick Allen is responsible for the spiritual leadership of the music ministry of the church. Patrick organizes and trains the vocalist and musicians, as well as coordinates the music and worship activities of Berean.If you have any questions about Music and/or Worship please contact Patrick Allen.

Paula Adams is responsible for leading the church to understand the importance of the salvation of youth through Jesus Christ. She coordinates the church in the work conducted for, with, and by young people.If you have any questions about the Youth Ministries of Berean please contact Paula Adams.

Ralph Ford is responsible assisiting Pastor Davis in the evangelistic ministry of Berean by training and encouraging the members to be effective in proclaiming the Gospel of Jesus Christ. If you have any questions about the evangleistic ministries of Beran or are interested in receiveing Bible studies please contact Elder Ralph Ford.

Elder Robert Landry is the First Elder of the Berean. He is responsible for assisting Pastor Davis in the spiritual leadership of the church, and serving as chairman of the Elder"s Board. A man of prayer and deveotion, he coordinates the prayer warrior ministry, and works in conjuction with the deacons to ensure the spiritual needs of the membership are being ministered to.If you have any questions or spiritual needs that you want ministed to please contact Elder Robert Landry.

Pastor Davis is a plain , Bible-based preacher of the word, and a devoted man of prayer. He holds a Bachelors of Arts in Theology, with a minor in Biblical Languages from Oakwood University, and a Masters of Divinity in Pastoral Counseling from Andrews University. Come experience the unfolding of Bible truths like you"ve never heard before, and the manifestation of the power of God"s Spirit.

Saturdays @ 9:30 AMSabbath School at Berean is a dynamic, small group ministry designed to provide fellowship, Bible-study, and spiritual growth for all age groups. Meeting each week on Saturdays @ 9:30 AM, Sabbath School offers a rich opportunity for true growth in Jesus Christ.Sabbath School is open to everyone, regardless of religious affiliation. To view this weeks lesson study click video on left.GET THIS WEEK"S LESSON GUIDE

Online giving provides you with the opportunity to support the ministry of Berean. Berean sends your tiithe to the Southwest Region Conference in order to support the mission of the Gospel around the world. Your offerings support the specific ministries of Berean. "Each one must give as he has decided in his heart, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver." (II Corinthians 9:7)CLICK HERE TO GIVE ONLINE

PRAYER REQUEST & INFORMATION4555 Fairfields Ave.Baton Rouge, LA 70816DIRECTIONSIf you have a prayer request or need additional information about Berean, please fill out our form and submit it, or call or email us. Someone from our staff will contact you as soon as (225) 356-4052

YOUTH MINISTRYBerean does not have a youth ministry. Berean IS a youth ministry offering energetic and vibrant programs and activities that involve and minister to children, youth, and young adults.Because Berean is a family-centered congregation, youth ministries touch every area of our life. One aspect of the mission of Berean is to train an army of youth who will carry the Gospel of Jesus throughout their community and the world.If you are parent or a youth, and are looking for a church that is committed to the spiritual growth and nurture of youth, please come and visit Berean.

Are you sick and tired of being sick and tired? Has traditional religion caused you to become frustrated and disgusted with the church? Are you looking for something better than what the daily grind provides? Looking for something other than traditional CHURCH?Come on an amazing journey through the life and ministry of Jesus. Discover the power to a consistent Christian life. No more roller-coaster religion- up today down tomorrow! Matter-of-fact, no more religion! DISCOVER JESUS!As we explore the wonders of Jesus you will begin to take hold of the Power that will change your life forever. We will uncover the true essence of the Gospel.For more information call (225) 356-9187.

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ONLINE MESSAGESClick left to hear the most recent sermon presented by Pastor Robert Davis. To hear all the messages presented at Berean CLICK HERE.

PRAYER POWERBerean believes in the transforming, mircleworking power of prayer. We have a vibrant prayer ministry led by the Elders and Prayer Warriors of the church. Anyone whlo requests prayer will have their request taken to the Prayer Warriors, who will interceed on their behalf.If you have a prayer request, you can submit it HERE or in person at the Berean Church."And all things, whatsoever ye shall ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive" (Matthew 21:22). "Verily I say unto you, Whatsoever ye shall bind on earth shall be bound in heaven: and whatsoever ye shall loose on earth shall be loosed in heaven. Again I say unto you, That if two of you shall agree on earth as touching any thing that they shall ask, it shall be done for them of my Father which is in heaven. For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them" (Matthew 18:18-20).

BEREAN'S BELIEFSBerean is a Bible-based congregation that believes in the divinity of Jesus Christ, as well as His life, death, resurrection, priestly ministry and soon return. Because of Jesus we are free from both the penalty of sin (death) and the power of sin. Through the Holy Spirit, that Jesus has promised to send us, we have the power to keep all of God"s commandments, which is why we observe the seventh-day Sabbath (Saturday). Moreover, through the Holy Spirit we have the grace to love and minister to our fellow man.FUNDAMENTAL BELIEFS OF SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTISTWHAT SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST BELIEVE

Welcome to Berean! Please let us get you oriented before your first visit. You"re in for an exciting EXPERIENCE. Berean is a warm, family friendly, down home congregation that invites all to worship.Berean is a vibrant, contemporary church that celebrates lively, expressive worship. Our first class choir and the praise team create an atmosphere where individuals are free to praise God or just sit quietly and meditate. Our pastor, Robert Davis, is a dynamic, Bible preaching teacher of the Word. His messages are designed to lead people to accept Jesus Christ and the baptism of the Holy Spirit. He wants everyone to be prepared for the soon return of Jesus, but also to be equipped to live and minister in the here and now.Once you enter Berean the main sanctuary is situated just a few steps from the entrance. The mother"s room is located at the east entrance for parents with infants and babies. Berean is full of classrooms, just right for singles, families, and youth. We have a chapel, fellowship hall, industrial kitchen, and many other amenities that make Berean truly a family friendly church.Berean is always abuzz with activity. Our deacons, greeters and ushers can always point you in the right direction. Look for a warm friendly face to guide you through Berean - Welcome!

VISIONWe envision a PRAYING church where every member is EMPOWERED to carry the Gospel, INVOLVED in the ministries of the church, EDUCATED to be faithful stewards, and SENSITIVE to the special needs of others.Reaching Eternity TogetherActs 2:42-47TO ENCOURAGE prayer as the dominant life changing force in every area of church ministry.TO EMPOWER every member to be an active participant in carrying out the Gospel commission through small group ministry, community and media evangelism.TO INVOLVE the church in the ministry of service through outreach programs by addressing the needs of the total person.TO EDUCATE the body of believers to practice the principles of stewardship through the use of time, talent, and finances.TO BE SENSITIVE to the special needs of select groups within the church including children/youth, singles, and senior citizens.

DOWNLOAD PROFILE OF BEREANMISSIONTo reach out in unity to proclaim the Everlasting Gospel, the soon return of Jesus Christ, among believers and throughout the community.MISSION STATEMENTWe, the members of the Berean Seventh-day Adventist Church of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, proclaim the love of God the Father, the sacrifice of His resurrected Son Jesus Christ, the ministry of the Holy Spirit, and the imminent glorious return of our Savior Jesus Christ, which empowers us to recognize the inestimable value of each person, as we reach out in unity among believers and extend ourselves to the community.

"...For My house shall be called a house of prayer for all peoples" Isaiah 56:7. "If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land" II Chronicles 7:14.Wednesday nights at Berean are full of enegy and power. This is the time for spiritual growth by testifying of God"s goodness, singing His praise, studying the scriptures, and PRAYER. Anyone and everyone is invited to come and grow with us.

THE FORTY DAYSBerean has dedicated forty days to prayer and fasting for the baptism of the Holy Spirit. Each night from 6:30 - 7:30 the church studies the subject of the Holy Spirit and seeks God"s presence in prayer. ANYONE WHO WANTS THE HOLY SPIRIT IS INVITED!Jesus prayed in the Wildersness for 40 days, Moses was on Mt. Sanai for 40 days.Jonah warned Ninevah for 40 days.The Israelite spies took 40 days to explore the Promise Land.Rain fell for 40 days duriing the flood.Jesus spent 40 days with His disciples after His resurrection.Berean is spending 40 days receiveing the baptism of Holy Spirit.LEARN MORE

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