Sabbath Services Format - suspended at the Pasadena location until further notice.
Message from UCG President Victor Kubik
Special Announcement for All Churches:
In an effort to limit the spread of the Coronavirus, several governments (including state and federal authorities in the United States) have either encouraged or required people to isolate or self-quarantine themselves. This month, many colleges, universities, businesses and organizations–including churches–temporarily adopted a policy of working from home and avoiding large gatherings, including church services, sporting events and similar gatherings. This may be disappointing, but it serves an important purpose. As U.S. President Donald Trump addressed the nation on March 11, 2020: …”by continuing to take these tough measures, we will significantly reduce the threat to our citizens and we will ultimately and expeditiously defeat this virus.”
Following this presidential directive of taking “tough measures” is compatible with our church teachings, as the apostle Paul writes: “Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and those that exist have been instituted by God…rulers are not a terror to good conduct, but to bad” (Romans 13:1Romans 13:1Let every soul be subject to the higher powers. For there is no power but of God: the powers that be are ordained of God. American King James Version×, 3, English Standard Version).