Category Archives : John (Nicoletti)


Loving Jesus and His Sheep, John 21:15-19

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Loving Jesus and His Sheep” John 21:15-19 April 25, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We come this morning to John 21:15-19. We are in the epilogue of John’s gospel. Jesus has died, and he has risen. And after his initial appearances to his […]


Believing Thomas, John 20:24-31

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Believing Thomas” John 20:24-31 April 18, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We come this morning to John 20:24-31. Jesus has been crucified. Jesus has died, and been buried. And then on Sunday morning the tomb was found empty, and Jesus, risen from the […]


Jesus, Dead and Buried, John 19:38-42

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Jesus, Dead and Buried” John 19:38-42 March 28, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We come this morning to John 19:38-42. Jesus has been crucified. Jesus has died, and his death has been confirmed by the Roman soldiers. And now Jesus, dead, is buried. […]


The Church & the Cross, John 19:23-37

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “The Church & the Cross” John 19:23-37 March 21, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We return this morning to John 19:23-37. Last Lord’s Day we looked at this passage and considered the relationship between the cross and our individual guilt. This morning we […]


Guilt & the Cross, John 19:23-37

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Guilt and the Cross” John 19:23-37 March 14, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We continue, this morning, in the Gospel of John, and his account of the crucifixion and death of Jesus. Please do listen carefully, for this is God’s word for us […]


The King on the Cross, John 19:16b-22

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Shame, Cross, and King” John 19:16b-23a March 7, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We come this morning to the crucifixion of Jesus. Please do listen carefully, for this is God’s word for us this morning. 19:16b So they took Jesus, 17 and he […]


Clashing Kingdoms, John 19:1-16a

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Clashing Kingdoms” John 19:1-16a February 28, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti This morning we come to the second portion of Jesus’s trial before Pontius Pilate. Three weeks ago we read of Jesus’s trial before the Jewish chief priests. Then the chief priests brought […]


Contrasting Kingdoms, John 18:28-40

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Contrasting Kingdoms” John 18:28-40 February 21, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti This morning we come to the first portion of Jesus’s trial before Pontius Pilate. Jesus has been tried – in a fundamentally unjust trial – by the Jewish leaders. And now, in […]


When God Looks Weak, John 18:1-12

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “When God Looks Weak” John 18:1-12 January 31, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We come this morning to John 18:1-12, the arrest of Jesus. Please do listen carefully, for this is God’s word for us this morning. 18:1 When Jesus had spoken these […]


Trinitarian Salvation, Trinitarian Mission, John 17:6-19

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Trinitarian Salvation, Trinitarian Mission, Trinitarian Ownership” John 17:6-19 January 17, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We come again to the Gospel of John, and to the second section of Jesus’s prayer to God the Father immediately before his arrest. With that in mind, […]


What Is the Goal? – John 17:1-5

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “What Is the Goal?” John 17:1-5 January 3, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti This morning we return to the Gospel of John. Our plan is to continue in John from now through the seasons of Lent and Easter and then to come to […]


Friends Enjoying God, John 15:1-17

Video Audio   Download Audio Text Download Text “Friends Enjoying God” John 15:1-17 Pt 2 November 1, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti   We return to the Gospel of John, chapter fifteen.   Last Lord’s Day we looked at verses one through twelve and focused on Jesus’s image of the vine […]


Branches Glorifying God, John 15:1-17

Video  Audio   Download Audio Text Download Text “Branches Glorifying God” John 15:1-12 Pt 1 October 25, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti   We return to the Gospel of John, chapter fifteen – in  the middle of Jesus’s farewell discourse to his disciples.   We will spend two Sundays on […]


Not Orphans, John 14:15-24

Video  Audio   Download Audio Text Download Text “Not Orphans” John 14:15-24 August 23, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti   It is good to be with you all again this morning, and to return with you to John’s Gospel.   We continue in John chapter fourteen, and Jesus’s final discourse […]


Seeing the Father, John 14:8-11

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Seeing the Father” John 14:8-11 July 19, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We return again this morning to the Gospel of John. We will be looking at chapter fourteen. Jesus is still gathered with his disciples (all expect for Judas, who has left […]


Christ and His People: Receiving or Rejecting; Disowning or Loving, John 13:12-32

Video: Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Christ and His People: Rejecting or Receiving; Disowning or Loving” John 13:12-32 June 21, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We return again today to the Gospel of John. Our text this morning will overlap a bit with our text last Lord’s Day. Jesus and […]


Cleansing and Serving, John 13:1-20

Video: Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Cleansing & Serving” John 13:1-20 June 14, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We return again this morning to the Gospel of John. At this point in the gospel Jesus and his disciples are gathered together before the Feast of Passover. The death of Jesus […]


The Call of Jesus, John 12:44-50

Video: Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “The Call of Jesus” John 12:44-50 June 7, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We return to the Gospel of John this morning – to the last section of chapter twelve. And we are at a turning point of John’s Gospel here. In the first […]


A Wonderfully Glorious and Deeply Troubling Plan for Your Life, John 12:27-36

Video: Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “A Wonderfully Glorious and Deeply Troubling Plan for Your Life” John 12:27-36 May 10, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We return again this morning to the Gospel of John. Last Lord’s Day we began to consider the interactions that came after Jesus’s triumphal entry […]


The Way to Glory, John 12:20-26

Video:  Audio:     Download Audio Download Text “The Way to Glory” John 12:20-26 May 3, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We continue, this morning, in the Gospel of John. Last Lord’s Day we considered Jesus’s triumphal entry into Jerusalem at the time of the Feast of Passover. The people […]


Mary & Judas, John 12:1-8

Video    Audio   Download Audio Download Text “Mary & Judas” John 12:1-8 April 19, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We return this morning to the Gospel of John, and we come now to the beginning of chapter twelve. In chapter eleven we read the account of Jesus raising Lazarus, […]


The Great Exchange, John 11:38-57

Video     Audio   Download Audio Download Text “The Great Exchange” John 11:38-57 April 5, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti It is Palm Sunday, and traditionally the service and the sermon are oriented towards the triumphal entry … or they are oriented towards the death of Christ on the cross. […]


Whose Hands Are You In?, John 10:22-42

Video  Audio   Download Audio Download Text “Whose Hands Are You In?” John 10:22-42 March 15, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We will turn this morning to John chapter ten, verses twenty-two through forty-two. The last two Lord’s Days we have considered verses one through twenty-one of this chapter, Jesus’s […]


Children of the Devil, John 8:37-47

Video: Audio:   Download Audio Download Text   “Children of the Devil” John 8:37-47 February 2, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pr. Nicoletti   We continue in the Gospel of John this morning, coming now to John 8:37-47, where Jesus continues his conversation with the Jews gathered in the temple in Jerusalem at […]


Three Questions for John 7:53-8:11

Video: Audio:   Download Audio Download Text   “Three Questions for John 7:53-8:11” John 7:53-8:11 Ephesians 4:7-8 & 11-13 John 21:24-25 Matthew 7:1-5 January 19, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pr. Nicoletti   We will be looking at several texts tonight, but the passage we will be focusing on will be John 7:53-8:11. […]