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What We BelieveJAPC is part of the Presbyterian Church USA. Learn more about our Reformed Tradition and beliefs by clicking here.

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Church History

Church HistoryFor over 150 years, JAPC has been serving Christ in Detroit. For church history and architectural elements, click here.

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Music at JAPCFrom jazz to carillon to vocal and instrumental programs, JAPC offers a variety of musical events. To learn more, click here.

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How You Can ServeJAPC is committed to serving Christ through outreach and mission. To view the ways you can help us serve, click here.

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April 19, 2015: 3rd Sunday of Easter
Scripture Reading: Luke 24:13-49
Sermon: "When Things Don't Go as Planned"

April 12, 2015: 2nd Sunday of Easter
Scripture Lesson: John 20:19-30
Sermon: "Seeing is Believing"

April 5, 2015: Easter Sunday
Scripture Reading: 1 Corinthians 15 (Selected Verses)
Sermon: "Endings and Beginnings"

March 22, 2015: 3rd Sunday in Lent
Scripture Reading: John 15:1,4-12
"The Power of Love"

March 15, 2015: 4th Sunday in Lent
Scripture Reading: Philippians 3: 7-16
"The Power of Letting Go"

March 8, 2015: 3rd Sunday in Lent
Scripture Reading: Ephesians 2:3-10
Sermon: "The Power of Grace"

February 29, 2015: 2nd Sunday in Lent
Scripture Reading: Matthew 20:29-34
Sermon: "The Power of Compassion"

February 22, 2015: 1st Sunday in Lent
Sermon: "The Power of Goods Words"

February 15, 2015: Transfiguration of the Lord
Background of the Sermon: "Its Good to be Here"
Scripture Reading: Mark 9:2-9
Sermon: "It's Good to be Here"

February 8, 2015: 5th Sunday after Epiphany
Scripture Reading: Isaiah: 40:21-31, Matthew-1:29-39
Sermon: "Making Your Prayers Work!"

February 2, 2015: 4th Sunday after Epiphany
Scripture Reading: Mark 1:21-28
Sermon: "When Powerful Forces Collide"

January 25, 2015: 3rd Sunday after Epiphany
Scripture Reading: John 20:19-29
Sermon: "Three Ingredients for a Healthy Year — Faith"

January 18, 2015: 2nd Sunday after Epiphany
Last Week's Recap: "Happiness"
Scripture Reading: Habakkuk 1-2:4
Sermon: "Three Ingredients for a Healthy Year — Hope"

January 11, 2015: Baptism of the Lord Sunday
Scripture Readings: Matthew 5:1-12
Sermon: Summary Three Ingredients to a Healthy Year — Happiness

January 4, 2015: Epiphany Sunday
Scripture Readings: John 1 (Selected Verses)
Sermon: "Are You a Seeker?"

December 28, 2014: 1st Sunday after Christmas
Scripture Readings: Ezekiel 36:22-38 and Ephesians 4:22-24
Sermon: "All Things New"

December 24, 2014: Christmas Eve
Old Testament Prophesy: Isaiah 40:1–5
Christmas Gospel: Luke 2:8–20
Sermon: "Tis the Night..."
Carol: "Silent night, holy night"

December 21, 2014: 4th Sunday in Advent
A Lesson in Carols
First Lesson: Isaiah 9:2,6-7
Second Lesson: Luke 1:26-38
Third Lesson: Matthew 1:18-24
Fourth Lesson: Luke 2:1-7
Fifth Lesson: Luke 2:8-20

December 7, 2014: 2nd Sunday in Advent
Scripture reading: 2 Peter 3:8-16
Sermon Background: "Here Today, Gone Tomorrow (1)" and Sermon: "Here Today, Gone Tomorrow (2)"

November 30, 2014: 1st Sunday in Advent
Scripture reading: Mark 13:24-37
Sermon: "Sleeping on the Job?"

November 23, 2014: Scottish Sunday
Scripture readings: Psalm 31 & Ecclesiastes 3
Sermon: "In God's Hands!"


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