Teaching

Turn to Me, Isaiah 45: 18-25

Download Audio Download Text   “Turn to Me” Isaiah 45:18-25 August 18, 2019 The Rev. Dr. Robert S. Rayburn   We are reading tonight vv. 18-25, but it is easy to see that these verses belong to a larger unit. The chapter begins with the prophecy of Cyrus the Persian’s rise to power, the man […]


The Prophet’s Perspective, Isaiah 11:1-11

Download Audio Download Text   “The Prophet’s Perspective” Isaiah 11:1-11 August 18, 2019 The Rev. Dr. Robert S. Rayburn   I said last time that I wanted to preach my last sermons this summer from Isaiah, a book that I have preached from many times but never preached through. As a result, there are wonderful […]


Fleeting Fascinations, James 1:9-11

Download Audio Download Text Passage: James 1:9-11: “Let the lowly brother boast in his exaltation, 10 and the rich in his humiliation, because like a flower of the grass he will pass away. 11 For the sun rises with its scorching heat and withers the grass; its flower falls, and its beauty perishes. So also […]


If Any Of You Lacks Wisdom, James 1:5-8

Download Audio Download Text   Passage: James 1:5-8 If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him. 6 But let him ask in faith, with no doubting, for the one who doubts is like a wave of the sea that is […]


Hope in Hardship, James 1:1-4

Download Audio Download Text   Title: “Hope in Hardship” Passage: James 1:1-4 James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, To the twelve tribes in the Dispersion:  Greetings. Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, 3 for you know that the testing of your faith produces […]


A Place for War and a Place for Peace: Rightly Distinguishing Our Calls to Spiritual Warfare and Calls to Spiritual Peacemaking, 1 Samuel 19

Download Audio Download Text   “A Place for War and a Place for Peace: Rightly Distinguishing Our Calls to Spiritual Warfare and Calls to Spiritual Peacemaking” 1 Samuel 19 July 21, 2019 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pr. Nicoletti   Our text tonight is from First Samuel, chapter nineteen.   Please listen carefully, for […]