Jim Barclift has pastored the Houston Seventh Day Baptist Church for over 10 years.
Raised in a Virginia Baptist church, Jim has very diverse background that includes
pastoring the Langham Creek Friends church. This and his secular experience as a shipyard welder
has prepared him well for his "day job" as a chaplain with the Visiting Nurses Association.
While working in this challenging ministry, he was recognized as "Chaplain of the Year" in
His thought provoking and edifying sermons are delivered in a down to earth way that
that really touches the hearts of the congregation. Jim has a Masters of Divinity from the Houston
Graduate School of Theology which seeds his sermons with sound doctrine. He leaves the hearer
encouraged without comprimising on God's principles. To hear how Jim delivers the "meat" of the word
always "salted" with grace, click the PLAY button below. Note: You will have to allow the ActiveX
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