Category Archives : Advent, Christmas & The New Year (Various)

Building a Heart for Heaven, Matthew 6:19-34

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Building a Heart for Heaven” – Matthew 6:19-34 December 27, 2020 –8:15AM & 11:00 AM Service Faith Presbyterian Church, Tacoma, WA Pastor Nathaniel H. Gutiérrez Matt. 6:19 “Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy and where thieves break in and […]

Speak Tenderly to Jerusalem, Isaiah 40:1-5

Video: Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Speak Tenderly to Jerusalem” – Isaiah 40:1-5 December 13, 2020 –PM Service Faith Presbyterian Church, Tacoma, WA Pastor Nathaniel H. Gutiérrez                                                                                                                            Is. 40:1        Comfort, comfort my people, says your God. 2   Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and cry to her that her warfare is ended, that […]

Moving Forward Looking Backward, Jeremiah 6:16

Download audio Jeremiah 6:16 Download sermon I’m reading but a single verse, but first a word about its context. Jeremiah was preaching one of his many sermons exposing the unbelief and the disobedience of the Jews of his day. They had accommodated the true faith of Moses to the surrounding paganism. Worshipping other gods than […]

Believing the Incarnation, Romans 1:1-6

Download audio Download sermon Romans 1:1-6 It is time to turn away from Genesis 24 to subjects appropriate to the Advent season. The text I have chosen for this morning’s sermon is useful in particular for the artless way in which it speaks of the stupendous, world-shattering, human life-transforming thing that happened that first Christmas. […]

The Battle of Christmas Revelation 12:1-17

Download audio Download sermon Revelation 12:1-17 I think we are all sufficiently aware of the fact that Christmas has been commercialized in our culture and that sentiment founded on everything from winter scenery to family reunions has for most Americans replaced its great theological and redemptive meaning. Far too few Americans even know what the […]