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Trinity Church Orangeburg

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Weekly sermons from Trinity Presbyterian Church in Orangeburg, SC.www.trinityorangeburg.com


Life in Babylon - Jeremiah 29:1-14
Aug 18 • 40 min
Deadly Hindsight, John 8:21-30
Aug 11 • 29 min
Jesus Is Light, John 8:12-20
Aug 4 • 32 min
Divided By Jesus, John 7:40-52
Jul 28 • 36 min
John 7:37-39
Jul 21 • 41 min
Layers of Grace, John 7:25-36
Jul 14 • 31 min
Keys To Spiritual Discernment, John 7:14-24
Jul 7 • 31 min
Jonah 3
Jun 30 • 45 min
Little Brother Life Coaches, John 7:1-13
Jun 23 • 33 min
Too Easily Offended ? John 6:59-71
Jun 17 • 35 min
Soul Food, John 6:48-58
Jun 9 • 34 min
Drawn By The Father
Jun 2 • 35 min
Of Humility & Hope John 6:35-40
May 28 • 31 min
Motives & Methods - John 6:22-35
May 19 • 32 min
Love One Another - 1John 4:7-12
May 12 • 35 min
Knowing Jesus In Darkness And Fear
May 5 • 31 min
Great Jewish Baking Show: Bread Week - John 6:1-15
Apr 28 • 29 min
Resurrection Realities John 20:19-23
Apr 21 • 29 min
Maundy Thursday John 18:1-11
Apr 18 • 24 min
Great Expectations John 12:9-19
Apr 14 • 32 min
Psalm 90 - A Search for Significance
Apr 7 • 32 min
John 5:30-47
Apr 1 • 30 min
Marvel & Honor John 5:16-29
Mar 24 • 33 min
John 5:9-18
Mar 17 • 31 min
John 5 1-14
Mar 10 • 31 min
Faith (IN THE) Healer, John 4:43-54
Mar 3 • 31 min
The Unusual Suspects John 4 27-42
Feb 17 • 33 min
Thirst Quenching Worship John 4 16-26
Feb 17 • 36 min
The Promise in Faith-Promise Giving - Philippians 4:10-19
Feb 11 • 32 min
Philippians 1 1-11
Feb 10 • 30 min
Its Our Privilege Romans 1 1-5
Feb 10 • 33 min
You Don’t Know What You Don’t Know - John 4:7-15
Feb 3 • 27 min
Sovereign Savior Of All, John 4:1-6
Jan 27 • 28 min
Imitating John The Baptist,John 3:22-36
Jan 20 • 31 min
After the Most Famous Verse - John 3:16-21
Jan 13 • 30 min
Some Questions about John 3:16
Jan 6 • 32 min
Where Do We Look for Help? Psalm 121
Dec 30, 2018 • 29 min
Christmas and the Serpent: John 3:9-15
Dec 23, 2018 • 31 min
Does Jesus Believe In You ? John 2:23 3:8
Dec 16, 2018 • 30 min
Jesus’ Second Sign John 2 12-22
Dec 9, 2018 • 28 min
Jesus’ First Sign John 2 1-11
Dec 2, 2018 • 28 min
We Are All Onesimus - Philemon 1:1-25
Nov 25, 2018 • 40 min
Two Questions: John 1:35-51
Nov 18, 2018 • 25 min
The Spirit on Jesus and The Spirit In US, John 1:29-34
Nov 11, 2018 • 31 min
John 1:29
Nov 4, 2018 • 30 min
John Was Baptizing, John 1:19-28
Oct 28, 2018 • 30 min
Grace Replacing Grace John 1:14-18 Part 2
Oct 21, 2018 • 33 min
John 1:14-18
Oct 14, 2018 • 34 min
John1:6-13
Oct 7, 2018 • 32 min
Stop Using Jesus John 1:4-5
Sep 30, 2018 • 39 min
John 1:1-3 The Word
Sep 23, 2018 • 30 min
Finding God in the middle of his world and word Psalm 19 Part 4
Sep 16, 2018 • 33 min
Psalm 19 Part 3
Sep 9, 2018 • 30 min
Psalm 19 Part 2
Sep 2, 2018 • 29 min
Finding God In The Middle Of His World &Word Psalm 19
Aug 27, 2018 • 31 min
Finding God In The Middle Of Our Trouble
Aug 19, 2018 • 31 min
Fighting Fear with Faith: Psalm 56
Aug 12, 2018 • 33 min
Psalm 149: A Song and a Sword
Aug 5, 2018 • 32 min
Psalm 28
Jul 29, 2018 • 31 min
How to Worship - Psalm 95
Jul 22, 2018 • 36 min
True Repentance - Psalm 51
Jul 15, 2018 • 37 min
The Secret to Happiness - Psalm 32
Jul 8, 2018 • 37 min
Psalm 6
Jul 1, 2018 • 35 min
Psalm 72
Jun 17, 2018 • 38 min
Summer in the Psalms: Psalm 67
Jun 10, 2018 • 46 min
A Tale of Two Gospels: Galatians 6:11-18
Jun 3, 2018 • 33 min
Galatians 6:6-10
May 27, 2018 • 34 min
Uncomfortably Close - Galatians 6:1-5
May 20, 2018 • 34 min
Trinity Pres, John Mark Patrick, Uncomfortably Close, Galatians 6:1-5
Galatians 5:24-26
May 13, 2018 • 32 min
The Fruit of the Spirit Galatians 5:22-23
May 6, 2018 • 34 min
Galatians 5:19-21
Apr 29, 2018 • 35 min
Walking Into Battle, Galatians 5:16-18
Apr 22, 2018 • 37 min
Galatians 5:13-15
Apr 15, 2018 • 35 min
Habakkuk - Standing On The Promises
Apr 8, 2018 • 41 min
Easter Sunday John 2:13-22
Apr 1, 2018 • 30 min
Maundy_Thursday_Psalm_22_.mp3
Apr 1, 2018 • 52 min
Running Well Galatians 5:7-12
Mar 25, 2018 • 37 min
Galatians 5:1-6 Part Two
Mar 18, 2018 • 40 min
Galatians 5:1-6 Part One
Mar 11, 2018 • 33 min
Who’s Your Mama? Galatians 4:21-31
Mar 4, 2018 • 33 min
Title: Who’s Your Mama? Scripture: Galatians 4: 21-31; The Forest: Context in Galatians The Trees: 2 Mamas and 2 Ways of Pursuing Righteousness More Forest: Isaiah 51, 53 & 54
Faithful Pastors… Faithful Flock, Galatians 4:12-20
Feb 25, 2018 • 38 min
Faithful Pastors… Faithful Flock, Galatians 4:12-20
Missions Conference Sunday AM: Praying Like Life Depends On It Matthew 6:10
Feb 18, 2018 • 30 min
Missions Conference Sunday AM: Praying Like Life Depends On It Matthew 6:10, Ken Matlack, preacher
Better To Be A Heathen? Galatians 4:8-11
Feb 11, 2018 • 33 min
Is it better to be a heathen?
The Trinity’s Work of Adoption: Galatians 4:1-7
Feb 4, 2018 • 36 min
Galatians: In Step With The Gospel. The Trinity’s Work of Adoption
Our Relationship to God: Galatians 3:23-29
Jan 28, 2018 • 40 min
Galatians: In Step With The Gospel. Our Relationship to God
Our Relationship To The Law - Galatians 3:23-29
Jan 21, 2018 • 33 min
This episode addresses our relationship to the Law of God. What does that mean?
Guest Pastor: Dr. David Cashin, Galatians 4:21-31
Jan 14, 2018 • 45 min
The Purpose Of The Law, Gal 3:15-22
Jan 7, 2018 • 33 min
This episode addresses questions like: Some folks believe the law was given to make us better people. Why is this not the case? When Jesus encountered folks who thought they were doing a pretty good job of keeping the law, what did he do to help them?
Mothers of Christ: Mary Luke 1:26-38
Dec 31, 2017 • 24 min
How we respond to Jesus 1. with honesty 2. from favor, not for favor 3. in faith
Mothers Of Christ: Bathsheba 1 Kings 1:11-22, 29-31
Dec 24, 2017 • 32 min
Mothers of Christ: Ruth, From The Book Of Ruth
Dec 17, 2017 • 29 min
1. Our Powerful Rescuer a. bitter, rebellious, runaway hearts b. outsiders 2. Rescue brings Heart Change
Mothers of Christ: Rahab, Joshua 2:1-21
Dec 10, 2017 • 27 min
Rahab’s Desperation, Our Desperation, Universal Destruction means we need radical faith, and Sovereign Deliverance.
Mothers of Christ: Tamar - Genesis 38:11-30 Matthew 1:1-6
Dec 3, 2017 • 37 min
A better picture of who Jesus is and a better understanding of what Jesus came to rescue us from.
Guest Pastor John Boyte, Born From Above, Part 2
Nov 27, 2017 • 36 min
Weekly Sermons from Trinity in Orangeburg, SC.
Born From Above-Part 2 - John 2:23 - 3:21
Nov 26, 2017 • 1 min
Faith In A Cursed Savior, Galatians 3:10-14
Nov 19, 2017 • 38 min
The Gospel Paternity Test, Galatians 3:1-9
Nov 12, 2017 • 32 min
Performance-Based Christianity, Galatians 3:1-5
Nov 5, 2017 • 35 min
The Gospel Boogie Man , Galatians 2:15-21
Oct 29, 2017 • 31 min
Ok with God, Galatians 2:15-21
Oct 22, 2017 • 36 min
A Crooked Gospel, Galatians 2:11-14
Oct 15, 2017 • 40 min
Gospel Addition, Galatians 2:1-10
Oct 8, 2017 • 36 min
Not A Human Gospel, Galatians 1:11-24
Oct 1, 2017 • 31 min
Gospel Distortion: Galatians 1:6-10
Sep 24, 2017 • 39 min
We often distort the gospel as a means of getting approval. Sometimes this is overt, other times it is subtle. Discuss how each of these is a distortion of the Gospel: believing you must be baptized in order to be saved believing you must vote in line…
Don’t Assume the Gospel - Galatians 1:1-5
Sep 17, 2017 • 31 min
Evidences of the New Birth 1 John 5:1-5
Sep 10, 2017 • 38 min
How do I know if I’ve been BORN AGAIN? 1. You embrace Jesus as he’s offered in the Gospel (v. 1a) 2. You love God & other Christians (v. 1b-2) 3. You gladly obey God’s commands (v. 3) 4. You resist temptation b/c of the Gospel’s transforming…
Born Again Confidence , 1 John 2:28-3:10
Sep 3, 2017 • 40 min
Theology, Ethnicity, and Culture: Acting in Line with the Gospel
Aug 27, 2017 • 38 min
Today, our guest pastor, Randy Nabors of the New City Network of Chattanooga, brings a message from Galatians 2:11-12.
Born Again: At the Core
Aug 21, 2017 • 38 min
God’s Heart and Purpose for the Migrant
Aug 13, 2017 • 43 min
Guest Pastor, Dr. David Cashin of CIU, brings a message today from Genesis 12:1-3.
Born Again: Cause and Effect
Aug 6, 2017 • 46 min
John 3:1-10
Jul 30, 2017 • 43 min
A Glorious Solution Ezekiel 36:16-32, 37:1-10
Jul 23, 2017 • 38 min
Ephesians 2:1-7
Jul 16, 2017 • 35 min
Joshua 24:14-33
Jul 9, 2017 • 41 min
Joshua 24:1-13
Jul 2, 2017 • 35 min
Born From Above, Part 2 John 2:23-3:21
Jun 25, 2017 • 36 min
Guest Pastor, John Boyte of RUF in Anderson, SC, brings us the second message today in a four-part series.
Son Rock Kids Camp Message 2017
Jun 22, 2017 • 8 min
Pastor John Mark shares the common questions that are answered by the Scriptures we memorized this week at VBS.
Born From Above, Part 1 John 2:23-3:21
Jun 18, 2017 • 35 min
Guest pastor - John Boyte of RUF in Anderson, SC
Joshua 23 Concerning Obedience
Jun 11, 2017 • 41 min
Joshua 22:10-30 Understanding Misunderstandings
Jun 4, 2017 • 36 min
Joshua 18-21 Re: God’s Faithfulness
May 28, 2017 • 29 min
Mark 6:1-29, Pastor John Mark’s Installation Service
May 22, 2017 • 54 min
Joshua 15-17
May 14, 2017 • 32 min
Joshua 13 & 14 Trinity Orangeburg
May 7, 2017 • 33 min
Common Thread: Joshua 10:20-26, 11:4-8, 11:16-20
Apr 30, 2017 • 34 min
Joshua 10:1-15
Apr 23, 2017 • 34 min
John 20:1-18 Resurrection Power
Apr 16, 2017 • 30 min
Easter Service, April 16,2017
I Cor 12:1-11
Apr 9, 2017 • 43 min
Joshua 9:1-15 When the Bad Guys Win
Apr 2, 2017 • 32 min
Gibeonite Deception
Joshua 8:30-35 The Heart Of Worship
Mar 26, 2017 • 35 min
Joshua 8:1-2, 11-29 What’s Your Father Like?
Mar 19, 2017 • 31 min
Joshua 7:1-12, 20-26 Is God Angry With the Church? OR The Impact of My Sin On Others
Mar 12, 2017 • 33 min
Joshua 6:15-27 Devoted to the Lord
Mar 5, 2017 • 35 min
Joshua 6:1-5, 15-21 Why Jericho Fell
Feb 26, 2017 • 35 min
Believe the promises of God, rely on God’s presence, embrace His process, and be humbled by God’s prerogative.
Missions Conference Part Three: The Jesus Toothbrush
Feb 20, 2017 • 31 min
Dr. David Cashin is our guest speaker for our Missions Conference on February 19-20, 2017. This is part three.
Missions Conference Part Two: Barriers to Belief in Jesus
Feb 19, 2017 • 28 min
Dr. David Cashin is our guest speaker for our Missions Conference February 19-20. What are we adding to the gospel before we bring others to Jesus? The church is the only organization which works to benefit non-members.
Missions Conference Part One: “What Do You Want?”
Feb 19, 2017 • 40 min
Dr. David Cashin is our guest speaker for our Missions Conference Feb 19-20, 2017.
2 Cor 8:1-9 Generous Hearts
Feb 12, 2017 • 31 min
Joshua 5 How To Get Ready
Feb 6, 2017 • 38 min
Joshua 4:1-10, 15-24 Forget Your Amnesia
Jan 29, 2017 • 30 min
Joshua 3:1-17 Gimme Three Steps
Jan 22, 2017 • 46 min
Joshua 2:1-9 It Just So Happened…
Jan 15, 2017 • 37 min
Joshua 1:1-9 Strong and Courageous
Jan 8, 2017 • 16 min
Every Single Word
Ps 1:1-6 #Blessed
Jan 1, 2017 • 37 min
John 1:14-18 Incarnation
Dec 25, 2016 • 30 min
Isaiah 11:1-10 Great Expectations
Dec 18, 2016 • 37 min
Isaiah 9:1-7 Offended By Christmas
Dec 11, 2016 • 32 min
Isaiah 7:1-17 The Dreadful Coming of Immanuel
Dec 4, 2016 • 19 min
This is only half of the sermon for the second Sunday of Advent at Trinity Presbyterian Church on Dec 4, 2016.
I Tim 6:11-21 Eternal Life Matters
Nov 27, 2016 • 36 min
I Tim 6:1-10 Contentment Matters
Nov 20, 2016 • 37 min
Eph 6:10-20 Be Strong in the Lord
Nov 13, 2016 • 33 min
1. Know Your Adversary (6:10-13) 2. Know Your Armor (6:14-17) 3. Know Your Allies (6:18-20)
1 Timothy 5:17-25 Elders Matter
Nov 6, 2016 • 29 min
Audio quality varies - recorded at annual Camp Meeting outdoor worship service
I Tim 5:1-16 Good Matters
Oct 30, 2016 • 38 min
Eph 4:17-32 The Way Of Christ
Oct 23, 2016 • 33 min
1. Reality Check 2. Process 3. A Demonstration
I Tim 4:11-16 Progress Matters
Oct 16, 2016 • 43 min
1. Only Through the Gospel 2. Because The Gospel Changes Everything 3. Fueled By The Word 4. Eyes On The Finish Line
I Timothy 4:6-10 Godliness Matters
Oct 9, 2016 • 32 min
I Tim 4:1-5 Teaching Matters
Oct 2, 2016 • 36 min
I Tim 2:8-15 Worship Matters 2
Sep 25, 2016 • 44 min
I Tim 2:8-15 Worship Matters
Sep 18, 2016 • 45 min
I Tim 3:8-16 Mystery Matters
Sep 11, 2016 • 38 min
I Tim 3:1-7 Leadership Matters
Sep 4, 2016 • 37 min
I Tim 2:1-7 Prayer Matters
Aug 28, 2016 • 37 min
We need to pray ALL kinds of prayers for ALL kinds of people because there is only ONE Gospel.
I Tim 1:12-20 Gospel Matters
Aug 21, 2016 • 36 min
1 Timothy 1:3-11 Truth Matters
Aug 14, 2016 • 43 min
Truth matters because the glory of God matters and people matter.
I Tim 1:1-7 Church Matters
Aug 7, 2016 • 29 min
Luke 20:45-21:4
Jul 31, 2016 • 29 min
Luke 9:18-27 Who is Jesus… like, Really?
Jul 24, 2016 • 33 min
Luke 9:1-17 Feed the World
Jul 17, 2016 • 32 min
Luke 8:40-56 Frustrating Grace
Jul 10, 2016 • 34 min
Luke 8:26-39 When Pigs Fly
Jul 5, 2016 • 32 min
Luke 8:19-25 Real Power For The Real Storm
Jun 26, 2016 • 32 min
Luke 16:19-31
Jun 19, 2016 • 29 min
James 5:7-20 Of Monsters And Men
Jun 12, 2016 • 36 min
Monsters don’t pray, and that’s why they have no patience…or friends!
James 4:13-5:6 Identify Yourself
Jun 5, 2016 • 36 min
Our plans and our money show our inner monster, unless we know who we are in the Gospel.
James 3:13-18 Beautiful Music Together
May 23, 2016 • 29 min
Monsters have their own tune, but in the Gospel we sing in harmony.
James 3:1-12 Monsters in the Church
May 15, 2016 • 33 min
Since our hearts leak through our mouths„ our words demonstrate our real hope.
James 2:14-26 Poetry, Zombies & Peace
May 10, 2016 • 36 min
Gospel transformation is about the whole person, not just what we say or do.
Colossians 1:3-8 Bearing Fruit and Increasing
May 1, 2016 • 36 min
Hosea 2:8-17 God’s Tenacious Love
Apr 26, 2016 • 25 min
Low Country Presbytery Sermon
James 1:26-2:13 Poetry In Action
Apr 24, 2016 • 41 min
Doers of the gospel actually believe it, and their relationships prove it.
James 1:13-25 Gospel Poetry?
Apr 17, 2016 • 37 min
Since God desires that we be His, He gave us the gospel to take to others.
James 1:1-12 Real Joy In Real Trials
Apr 10, 2016 • 39 min
In the difficulties of life the stability of the Gospel is our joy.
Luke 23:39-43 Lessons from a Criminal
Apr 7, 2016 • 29 min
Easter Morning John 16:16-22
Mar 27, 2016 • 26 min
Maundy Thursday 2016
Mar 27, 2016 • 17 min
Margaret S Memorial Service- 1 Cor 13
Mar 21, 2016 • 17 min
The gospel of Jesus Christ is bigger than any addiction, and the promise of the Resurrection is bigger than your doubt and fear.
Dan 9:4-11; Mt 5:23-24 It May Be Your Problem…
Mar 20, 2016 • 27 min
The world knows our Gospel is real when we reconcile through repentance.
Galatians 2:11-16 The Gospel Challenges Our “Normal”
Mar 13, 2016 • 35 min
When the gospel is at stake, we must care enough to confront “the way things are.”
Eph 2:11-16 No More Hatin’
Mar 7, 2016 • 40 min
If we hated each other because we first hated God, shouldn’t we now love each other if we love God?
Jonah 1:1-6, 3:10-4:11 Jonah And The Real World
Feb 28, 2016 • 35 min
Colossians 1:24-29 It’s Worth It
Feb 14, 2016 • 33 min
God empowers us with joy when we willingly suffer for the Gospel.
1 Peter 3:13-18 That’s Unfair!!
Feb 7, 2016 • 28 min
When we realize our foundation is totally unfair, we are freed from fear
1 Peter 5:8-11 The Prowling Adversary
Jan 31, 2016 • 30 min
I Peter 2:13-17 Honored To Serve
Jan 24, 2016 • 34 min
Since our submission silences stupidity, we are servants to the society for our sovereign.
1 Peter 2:9-12 Ain’t From Around Here
Jan 17, 2016 • 29 min
As the visiting team, Christians brag about God, even when the home crowd threatens.
1 Peter 2:1-5 Got Milk?
Jan 10, 2016 • 39 min
We chase our dreams, but in the gospel we crave God’s dream.
1 Peter 1:18-25 Looking for Love
Jan 3, 2016 • 32 min
The Gospel sets us free to love each other as deeply as we hope to be loved.
Deut 7:6-11 Where do you stand?
Dec 27, 2015 • 29 min
We stand firm in the joy of who God says we are.
Lk 2:21-38 The Promised Hope
Dec 20, 2015 • 35 min
Christmas hope comes from Gospel promises.
Luke 2:1-20 Glory Revealed
Dec 13, 2015 • 38 min
Luke 1:57-79 Stick To The Plan
Dec 6, 2015 • 35 min
We have hope because God has planned His work and is working His plan!
Lk 1:26-33 My Hope Is Built on…
Nov 29, 2015 • 27 min
Hope comes when grace messes up our fear with the greatness of Jesus.
Eccl 12:9-14 The End Of The Matter
Nov 22, 2015 • 29 min
The wisdom of grace answers all the frustration.
Eccl 11:7-12:8 Before it’s too late
Nov 15, 2015 • 35 min
Since God holds us accountable for being happy, we should walk with him in the good and bad.
Eccl 11:1-6 You Never Know
Nov 8, 2015 • 32 min
The Gospel empowers God’s people with hope to face the unknown.
Eccl 10:12-20 Who’s your friend?
Nov 1, 2015 • 33 min
The wise rejoice in the friendship of God, but it exhausts the foolish.
Eccls 9:18-10:11 Changing Wisdom
Oct 25, 2015 • 32 min
The wisdom of grace can change your life…if grace changes you first!
Eccls 9:11-17 Accolades or Approval?
Oct 11, 2015 • 24 min
Joy comes from God’s approval-not from our own nor the world’s.
Ps. 3 Communion Meditation
Oct 6, 2015 • 18 min
Eccls 9:7-10 Approved!
Sep 27, 2015 • 33 min
Those approved by God enjoy life now.
Psalm 5 The Everyday Gospel
Sep 20, 2015 • 34 min
Eccls 8:16-9:6 Wisdom’s Joy For Life
Sep 13, 2015 • 32 min
When so many try to trick God, Gospel Wisdom trusts Him and finds real joy.
Eccls 8:10-15 Wisdom’s Defiant Joy
Sep 6, 2015 • 30 min
When what God promises doesn’t appear true, Gospel wisdom throws a party.
Eccls 8:1-9 Wisdom To Deal
Aug 30, 2015 • 37 min
Living in God’s grace makes us able to deal with this life.
Eccls 7:19-29 Wisdom For Maze Runners
Aug 23, 2015 • 36 min
As we run this maze under the sun, wisdom gives us understanding of our dead-ends and hope for our escape.
Eccls 7:13-18 Wisdom Fears
Aug 16, 2015 • 34 min
Wisdom doesn’t manipulate or ignore God: it fears Him!
Eccls 7:1-12 Wisdom is Better
Aug 9, 2015 • 37 min
Fools cope with life under the sun while the wise have real hope.
Eccls 6:7-12 Prone To Wander
Aug 2, 2015 • 37 min
The journey to make ourselves happy is really a treadmill of frustration.
Eccls 6:1-6 Real, Gritty Joy
Jul 26, 2015 • 33 min
A remarkable life under the sun is heartbreaking without the friendship of God.
Eph 3:14-21 What’s Love Got to Do with it?
Jul 21, 2015 • 35 min
God empowers his daughters and sons to live lives of unimaginable fullness.
Eccls 5:8-20 The Gospel of “Catch & Release”
Jul 12, 2015 • 40 min
Our idols keep us on the hook, but only in the gospel do we find what our heart wants.
Eccls 5:1-7 The Frustrations of a Fearful God
Jul 6, 2015 • 35 min
Life under the sun frustrates us, but God frustrates that life right back!
Eph 1:3-14 In Praise of the Gospel
Jun 28, 2015 • 37 min
Praising God for his great Gospel does us a world of good!
Eccls 4:7-14 Not Meant To Be Alone
Jun 21, 2015 • 43 min
We are made to connect, but we forget that under the sun.
Eccls 4:1-6 Hey Jealousy
Jun 7, 2015 • 34 min
When neither crying in our pillow nor exhausting ourselves brings comfort, the Gospel offers rest.
Eccls 3:16-22 Seeing It All
May 31, 2015 • 35 min
Under the sun we see ourselves and our world now, but God can show us what comes after.
Eccls 3:1-15 Frustrated Controllers vs. Joyful Fearers
May 24, 2015 • 36 min
Controlling it all is frustrating, but God gives joy and pleasure to those who fear him.
Eccls 2:18-26 Not As Good As It Gets
May 17, 2015 • 41 min
The toil of life in a world of death leads to despair, but with God there is joy in the journey.
Eccls 2:12-17 Hate the Game not the Players
May 10, 2015 • 35 min
Knowing we will die and be forgotten breaks our heart, unless we’re wrong.
Eccls 2:1-11 Never Satisfied
May 3, 2015 • 41 min
We assume the Hollywood life would make us happy, but it is empty toil.
Eccls 1:12-18 Where are the Answers?
Apr 26, 2015 • 35 min
A frustrating life drives us to seek answers, but this world only gives more frustration.
Mark 2:13-17 Going to the Doctor
Apr 19, 2015 • 40 min
Rev. Ropp, pastor of TPC from 1999-2012 guest preaches
Eccls 1:1-11 The Things We Think But Never Say
Apr 12, 2015 • 37 min
Since we gain nothing when our frustrating world exhausts us, we long for something not here, something new.
Eph 5:25-27 Christ’s Love Is Not A Fairy Tale…Or Is It?
Apr 5, 2015 • 26 min
Luke 18:9-14 Put Away Your Climbing Gear
Mar 29, 2015 • 28 min
Jesus comes down to approve us because we can’t climb up to him.
Amos 5:14-15, 21-25 Let Go Of That Comfortable, Old Time Religion
Mar 22, 2015 • 42 min
God delights in the fruit of the faithful not the ceremony of the churched.
Psalm 145:13b-19. Christian Tree-Huggers??
Mar 15, 2015 • 36 min
We should care for God’s world now because it will be our home then.
Gal 6:11-18 We Offend Them
Mar 8, 2015 • 33 min
When we embrace the gospel, we offend cultural religions, and that makes us uncomfortable.
Mt 5:11-12; Acts 5:40-42 Suffering Is For Losers?
Mar 1, 2015 • 34 min
We try to avoid suffering, but when we embrace it we find joy!
Leviticus 18:3-5; Colossians 2:16-23 But Judging Is Comfortable!
Feb 22, 2015 • 35 min
God’s people are different because we don’t judge each other as the world does.
Acts 28:1-10 Once Bitten… Still Not Shy!
Feb 15, 2015 • 37 min
Life often bites; when we endure it, others notice and want to know how.
Jonah 1:1-16
Feb 8, 2015 • 41 min
Jeremiah 29:7-11 Do We Love Here?
Feb 1, 2015 • 37 min
Don’t be deceived—God’s plan for our health is for us to seek the health of our community.
Jeremiah 29:4-7 Do We Live Here?
Jan 25, 2015 • 30 min
God put Christians here to make our city healthy through our living in hope.
Psalm 137 Do We Remember?
Jan 18, 2015 • 37 min
To show off God to our community, we cast off our regret and remember that justice is the heart of the gospel.
Jeremiah 13:1-11 Are We Spoiled?
Jan 11, 2015 • 33 min
We are a blessing to our community when we show off God’s beauty.
John 6:35-59 He Came To Feed Us
Jan 4, 2015 • 34 min
Isaiah 40:1-11 He Came to Comfort Us
Dec 28, 2014 • 31 min
God’s comfort comes through Jesus Christ, and his care remains withing his people.
Luke 2:25-33 He Came to Release Us
Dec 24, 2014 • 16 min
Christmas Eve Communion Homily
Matthew 2:1-11 He Came As King for Us
Dec 21, 2014 • 29 min
The people seeking Jesus come to us, but if we don’t know him as King, we won’t worship Jesus with them.
Isaiah 9:2-6 He Came To Free Us
Dec 7, 2014 • 34 min
Into your darkness Jesus brings the healing light of joy and freedom.
1Kings 8:28-30 He Came To Be With Us
Nov 30, 2014 • 31 min
Christmas is bigger than our whole world because God came down to be with us!
Psalm 130 Of Guilt and Grace
Nov 23, 2014 • 33 min
Psalm 133 The Gospel In Community
Nov 16, 2014 • 34 min
Since God is after ‘we’ and not just ‘me,’ we know the gospel in community or we don’t know it!
Psalm 128 Happily Ever After
Nov 9, 2014 • 35 min
Living daily in the gospel brings the hope and happiness you want and pray for.
Fall Bible Conference THREE
Nov 4, 2014 • 33 min
Fall Bible Conference TWO
Nov 3, 2014 • 39 min
Fall Bible Conference ONE
Nov 2, 2014 • 42 min
Psalm 127 Thank God It’s Naptime
Nov 2, 2014 • 34 min
Life seems pointless when we do it all our way, but we find fulfillment when we entrust our life to God.
Psalm 125 Carefree in the King
Oct 26, 2014 • 31 min
We can be carefree when we believe & embrace the Gospel of King Jesus.
Psalm 132 It’s Worth It!
Oct 19, 2014 • 31 min
It’s worth it because God wants to be with us and bless us!
Psalm 126 A Theology Of Tears
Oct 12, 2014 • 34 min
Psalm 124 Our Help
Oct 5, 2014 • 33 min
Psalm 123 Higher Than The ‘Uppity’
Sep 28, 2014 • 32 min
When his servants were shamed & broken by sin & death, our master destroyed sin & death by shaming & breaking his son, so his people could live free in his mercy.
Psalm 122 A Peace of Worship
Sep 21, 2014 • 32 min
We rejoice at God’s call to worship because we were made to be a peaceful community.
Ruth 1:7-18 A Bitter Witness is still a Witness
Sep 15, 2014 • 38 min
God takes away our idolatrous hopes so we will hope in him.
Ruth 1:1-6 U-turns Allowed
Sep 15, 2014 • 32 min
God’s grace is bigger than our failures!
Psalm 121 God’s a Keeper
Sep 15, 2014 • 32 min
God protects his people from real-life danger so we can journey in peace.
Psalm 120 Stay On The Road
Sep 15, 2014 • 35 min
Squatters are a problem for neighbors because they don’t belong!!
Philippians 1:18-26 The Joy of Christ
Sep 15, 2014 • 36 min
Philippians 2:1-4 Unity through Humility
Sep 15, 2014 • 39 min
Philippians 1:9-11 What Really Matters
Sep 15, 2014 • 29 min
Ruth 2:14-23 The Peace of Living in Grace
Sep 15, 2014 • 14 min
The amazing love of God gives us peace, even when life is not easy.
Ruth 4:1-12 Biblical Redemption
Sep 15, 2014 • 32 min
Philippians 4:5-9 God’s Peace Guards.mp3
Sep 15, 2014 • 40 min
Esther 1:1-22 Is Resistance Futile?
Sep 15, 2014 • 44 min
First track in Pastor Sawyers’ series on Esther looking at the concept of Empire in our current culture.
Philippians 1:1-5 The Beginning of a Beautiful Partnership
Sep 15, 2014 • 35 min
Philippians 2:5-8 Humbled by the Gospel
Sep 15, 2014 • 36 min
Esther 2:1-23 The Miss Persia Pageant
Sep 15, 2014 • 38 min
Ruth 3:1-18 Blessings of God & Community
Sep 15, 2014 • 29 min
Philippians 1:27-30 The Citizenship Test
Sep 15, 2014 • 34 min
Esther 3:1-15 The Intolerance of Empire’s Tolerance
Sep 15, 2014 • 37 min
Ruth 1:19-22 The Breaks of Providence
Sep 15, 2014 • 34 min
God will do whatever it takes to restore his wayward children.
Ruth 4:13-22 The Love of God
Sep 15, 2014 • 32 min
Philippians 2:9-11 Exalted by the Gospel
Sep 15, 2014 • 28 min
Philippians 1:12-18 The Gospel’s Prisoner
Sep 15, 2014 • 38 min
Ruth 2:1-13 The Struggle to Accept Grace
Sep 15, 2014 • 35 min
When we doubt God’s love, He uses faithful believers to show and tell us.
Philippians 1:6-8 A Nice Normal Family
Sep 15, 2014 • 32 min
Philippians 2:19-30 Gospel for the Real World
Sep 15, 2014 • 34 min
Philippians 4:14-23 Sometimes It Is About the Money
Aug 31, 2014 • 29 min
Philippians 4:10-13 You’re Using It Wrong
Aug 24, 2014 • 35 min
Being on the same team is great, but it only happens when Christians are made content by Christ’s strength.
Philippians 4:1-5 Stand in the Place Where You Live
Aug 10, 2014 • 42 min
Philippians 3:17-21 Of Walking and Waiting
Aug 3, 2014 • 35 min
Phil 3:12-16 Gospel Maturity
Jul 27, 2014 • 36 min
Phil 3:8-11 Being the “In Crowd”
Jul 20, 2014 • 36 min
Psalm 4 Sticks and Stones
Jul 13, 2014 • 35 min
Phil 3:1-7 Losing Our Religion
Jul 6, 2014 • 37 min
Ps. 3 - Gospel Habits
Jun 22, 2014 • 37 min
Phil 2:14-18 Shiny, Happy People
Jun 15, 2014 • 34 min
Phil 2:12-13 Working Out the Gospel
Jun 8, 2014 • 33 min