2009 Sermon Schedule
Following is a catalog of the 2009 sermons
(This list is presented most recent first)
|12-27-2009||A New Year Contemplation
Five By Five - Part 1 of 2
Spiritual growth in life results from discipline in some very basic biblical activities.
Podcast Episode 155
|12-20-2009||The Wonder of Christmas
The Glory of the Lord Revealed
The meaning of Christmas is more than the birth of a child in a manger in Bethlehem – it is the glory of the Lord revealed in human flesh.
Podcast Episode 154
|12-13-2009||The 23rd Psalm
My Shepherd . . . His Promises
Because the Lord is my Shepherd, His promise to me is the enjoyment of fellowship with Him throughout life and into eternity.
Podcast Episode 153
|12-6-2009||Guest Missionaries from Indonesia
Michael & Karen Crane
Podcast Not Available
|11-29-2009||The 23rd Psalm
My Shepherd . . . His Passion
Because the Lord is my Shepherd His delight is to give me victory over my enemies.
Podcast Episode 152
|11-22-2009||The 23rd Psalm
My Shepherd . . . His Protection
Because the Lord is my Shepherd there is no enemy that can separate me from Him, not even death.
Podcast Episode 151
|11-15-2009||The 23rd Psalm
My Shepherd . . . His Provision
Because the Lord is my Shephard, all of the needs of my physical and spiritual life are met in Him.
Podcast Episode 150
|11-8-2009||The 23rd Psalm
The Lord . . . My Shepherd
Because the Lord is my Shepherd I may not possess all that I wish for, but I shall not want for anything I need.
Podcast Episode 149
|11-1-2009||The 23rd Psalm
The Blessed Life
Life is richly blessed when I realize and accept that life is not about me . . . it's all about the Lord.
Podcast Episode 148
|10-25-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Response to the Kingdom
A true Christian does not simply hear and believe the Word of God, he/she also lives the Word and will of God.
Podcast Episode 147
|10-18-2009||8:30 a.m. Service - Guest Preacher
Rev. Fred Bueto, Jr.
Berkeley Ave. Baptist Church, Turlock
Podcast Not Available
|11:00 a.m. Service - Guest Preacher
Rev. Steve Stoppe
First Baptist Church, Patterson
Podcast Episode 146
|10-11-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Way to the Kingdom
A person who professes to be Christian but does not live the Christ life is not Christian.
Podcast Episode 145
|10-4-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Truth of the Kingdom
Those who speak for the Lord are to be judged by their character and conduct, not by their charm and conversation.
Podcast Episode 144
|9-27-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Gateway to Life
Jesus is the King of God’s Kingdom. Anyone who enters must do so on His terms and not their own.
Podcast Episode 143
|9-20-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Christian and the Perfect Love of God
The perfect love of God is demonstrated best in the Christian when he treats others and he himself would like to be treated.
Podcast Episode 142
|9-13-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Christian and Loving Others
Loving others is not demonstrated in the negative things we refrain from doing to them, but in positive things we do for them.
Podcast Episode 141
|9-6-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Christian and Judging
Jesus warns against critical judgment that is prejudiced, unrighteous, unmerciful, condemning, and based on human standards rather than godly standards.
Podcast Episode 140
|8-30-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Christian and Wealth
The person who is right with the Lord will be generous and happy in his giving to the Lord’s work. The person who is covetous, self-indulgent, and stingy has good reason to question his relationship with the Lord.
Podcast Episode 139
|8-23-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Christian and Fasting
Fasting is not a means to a greater spiritual experience. It is appropriate only as a response to special times of testing, trial, or struggle.
Podcast Episode 138
|8-16-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Christian and Prayer
Prayer is the simple, but powerful act of opening my life up to God. It is not an attempt to force God to yield to my will, but my willful surrender to His.
Podcast Episode 137
|8-9-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Christian and Benevolence
God delights in our acts of mercy and generosity. The most satisfying benevolence, and the giving that God blesses most, is that which is done, then forgotten.
Podcast Episode 136
|8-2-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Christian and Love
Those who walk the way of righteousness are to have a much higher standard of love, and of every other aspect of righteousness, than does the rest of the world.
Podcast Episode 135
|7-26-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Christian and Revenge
Following Jesus compels the Christian to set aside his personal rights for the sake of the gospel and the welfare of others.
Podcast Episode 134
|7-19-2009||50th Anniversary of the Church
What Do These Stones Mean To You?
The church is a memorial to the power and purpose of Jesus Christ in bringing lost souls to faith in Him.
Podcast Episode 133
|7-12-2009||Guest Preacher: Dr. Don Jackson
The Will of God for You
Knowing the will of God for your life consists of accepting Christ, taking and inventory of your life and using your gifts for Him, following the instructions in the Bible and praying for His perfect will in your life.
Podcast Episode 132
|7-5-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Christian and Promises
Jesus teaches that all conversations engaged in by a Christian should reflect the attitude he/she is always under oath to tell the truth.
Podcast Episode 131
4th of July Celebration
Podcast Not Available
Knowing Christ Better
There are definite spiritual disciplines that must be engaged in for one to know Christ better in his/her daily life.
Podcast Episode 130
|6-21-2009||Father's Day Message
David: Everything a Father Shouldn’t Be
David was the greatest king in Israel's history. But as a husband and father he lacked integrity and virtue, godliness and righteousness.
Podcast Episode 129
|1 Kings 1:5-6|
|6-14-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Christian and Divorce
The harmful effects of divorce on children, parents, the family and society as a whole is a matter of grave concern. But the supreme tragedy of divorce is that it violates God’s Word.
Podcast Episode 128
|6-7-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Christian and Desires
God know the desires of the heart. He who desires the holy things of God is blessed. He who desires the sinful things of the world is subject to judgment.
Podcast Episode 127
|5-31-2009||Youth Sunday (Gabby Valencia)
Longing to Seek God In Times of Trial
Comprehending the Word is the first step to seek God and be able to make your relationship not only with God and friends and family but, to be able to seek God a lot easier when you feel spiritually empty.
Podcast Episode 126
A Time to Remember
The future blessing of the nation is based, in large part, on honoring the God and the heroes of our past.
Podcast Episode 125
|5-17-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Christian and Anger
Those who are serious about their walk with Jesus must honor the spirit, not just the letter, of God's laws.
Podcast Episode 124
|5-10-2009||Mother's Day Message
Abi: The Godly Mother of a Godly Son
A godly wife/mother trusts in the Lord and reflects that confidence through her conduct in the home.
Podcast Episode 123
|2 Kings 18:2|
|5-3-2009||Pastor Mike Bowen
Yes We Can
Podcast Episode 122
|1 Thessalonians 5:17|
|4-26-2009||The Way of Righteousness
Jesus and the Old Testament: The Commandments and Righteousness
The Commandments serves as a teacher, showing us our sin and the need for salvation through faith in Jesus Christ.
Podcast Episode 121
|4-19-2009||Pastor Mike Bowen
Are You A Chupacabra Christian?
Like the elusive chupacabra, which is heard of but rarely seen, followers of Christ are seen less and lass in today's society.
Podcast Episode 120
|1 Thessalonians 5:17|
|4-5-2009||The Way of Righteousness
Jesus and the Old Testament Part 1: The Law or the Prophets
The way of righteousness for the New Testament Christian is in complete harmony with the authority and teaching of the Old Testament Scriptures.
Podcast Episode 118
|3-29-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Light of the World
The ministry of the gospel exposes man’s understanding to God’s truth so that he is turned from the darkness of sin to the light of salvation.
Podcast Episode 117
|3-22-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Salt of the Earth
The ministry of the gospel of Jesus is intended to arrest the conscience, purify the life, and preserve the soul for the Kingdom of God.
Podcast Episode 116
|3-15-2009||The Way of Righteousness
Those Who are Persecuted
Those who walk the way of righteousness will be despised and rejected by those who don’t.
Podcast Episode 115
|3-8-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Children of God
To be a lover of and worker for peace is one of the distinguishing attitudes of those who follow Jesus, the Prince of Peace.
Podcast Episode 114
|3-1-2009||The Way of Righteousness
To Be Pure in Heart
Those who would be pure in heart continually set their whole affection upon the Lord; they love what He loves and hate what He hates.
Podcast Episode 113
|2-22-2009||The Way of Righteousness
Mercy and the Merciful
The Lord does not require me to be merciful in order to obtain His mercy, but having received His mercy that forgives my sin, I cannot help but me merciful to those who sin against me.
Podcast Episode 112
|2-15-2009||The Way of Righteousness
Reward for the Righteous
Those who truly know the Lord Jesus Christ long in their soul to be made like Him, ‘the Lord our righteousness.’
Podcast Episode 111
|2-8-2009||The Way of Righteousness
Honor for the Humble
In my fellowship with Christ, I seek to quietly submit myself before God, to His Word, and His will, and to be gentle and kind toward others.
Podcast Episode 110
|2-1-2009||The Way of Righteousness
Fulfillment Through Godly Sorrow
The closer I grow in fellowship with Jesus the more I will mourn over all that dishonors Him.
Podcast Episode 109
|1-25-2009||The Way of Righteousness
Fulfillment Through Brokenness
The Lordship of Jesus in my life begins when my spirit is broken before Him.
Podcast Episode 108
|1-18-2009||The Way of Righteousness
Christian Character vs Religious Rules
The key to a living faith is daily fellowship with Jesus Christ.
Podcast Episode 107
|1-11-2009||The Way of Righteousness
A Living Faith
The Word of God sets men free to live their faith rather than to remain enslaved to sin.
Podcast Episode 106
|1-4-2009||The Way of Righteousness
The Knowledge of the Truth
Not everyone who calls himself a Christian is a Christian. Only those who produce evidence of salvation are truly saved.
Podcast Episode 105
|1 John 5:12-13|
Sermon schedule page updated: January 1, 2012 7:00 AM