Santa Maria SDA Asian Church

4799 S. Bradley Rd. Santa Maria, CA 93455 contact: Pastor Young Kyo Suh email: From the early 80's, a small group of...  read more

Showing Grace

Luke 6:32: If you love those who love you, what credit is that to you? Even sinners love those who love them. And if you do good to those who are...  read more

If Moses died in the book of Deuteronomy, who wrote the last chapter?

If Moses died in the book of Deuteronomy, who wrote the last chapter? Many Bible scholars believe that it is Ezra who wrote the last chapter, and...  read more
English Compass - Pastor's Corner: an online forum
April 1, 2016
previously published in April 2005 As we explore the question of what a church should expect for its pastor, the words of our late president, John F. Kennedy, comes to mind: “Ask not, what your country can do for you, but ask, what you can do for your...  Read more
April 1, 2016
John writes the “Greatest Secret” to Overcoming Sin. “My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybodydoes sin, we have one who speaks to the Father in our defense–Jesus Christ, the Righteous One. He is the atoning sacrifice...  Read more
April 1, 2016
The other day, a friend and I went to this hipster café. If you have never been to one, let me describe it for you. Instead of the name of the restaurant, only a simple logo marks the entryway. Caged lights hang from the ceiling, illuminating a vintage...  Read more
February 29, 2016
previously published in March 2005 We all love to bear good news. Whether it’s having a baby or finding a perfect job, good news truly is like “apples of gold in pictures of silver.” After my wife and I became engaged, we were eager to share the news...  Read more
February 29, 2016
Maybe you scream and shout a lot in your house. Maybe you give each other the silent treatment whenever you are upset. Maybe you have an amazingly annoying nagging spouse. Or maybe everything is great and you handle all your problems really well with great...  Read more
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