Hesed Among Other Loves, Ruth 3

In the evening service last week, Pastor Nicoletti preached on hesed love from 2 Samuel. In today’s morning service, Pastor Nicoletti again takes up the subject, but this time from Ruth, preaching “Hesed Among Other Loves” from Ruth 3.

The Rev. Peter Williamson – Forgiven/Forgive, Matthew 18:21-35

The Rev. Peter Williamson, director of Great Commandments Ministries in Tieton, WA and Missions Director at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church in Yakima, brings the Word of the Lord to Christ’s pulpit at Faith Presbyterian Church this evening. Reading from the Parable of the Unforgiving Servant, he explains how Christ’s church is to be a culture […]

The Rev. David Birnie – Christ’s Clean Clothes, Zechariah 3:1-5

Mr. David Birnie, newly to become Reformed University Fellowship campus minister at the University of Washington, brings the Word of the Lord to Christ’s pulpit at Faith Presbyterian Church this evening. He preaches from Zechariah 3:1-5, the center of Zechariah’s servant songs, on the heart of the Gospel and being clothed in the righteousness of […]

Means and Ends, 2 Samuel 4

“…the fact is that our most difficult temptations are not the ones presented to us by our opponents, but the ones presented to us by our allies – by the people we trust who are around us – by members of our own cultural tribe who are aimed at the same goal as we are, […]

Seeing the Father, John 14:8-11

“But our Heavenly Father has not left us to seek him by ourselves. He has revealed himself to us. He has shown us what he is like. He has allowed us to see him, and to know him. And he did it by sending his Son. He did it by sending Jesus.” Pastor Nicoletti’s morning […]

Struggling with Patience, James 5:7-12

“Don’t despair, and don’t give up, because the same Jesus who was with Daniel, Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego, and with Job and all the prophets before, is with you. If you have trusted in Jesus as your Savior, you know that at his coming, all our suffering and all our pain will be gone forever!” […]

Our Present and Future Hope, Psalm 142

“The Scriptures are clear in teaching that God is in control of all things. God has ordained all that comes to pass. And as a sovereign God, he works all things together for the good of those who love Him and are called according to his purpose. Therefore, just as David did, let us put […]

True Patriotism, James 5:1-6

“As we reflect on our 4th of July activities and the fact that God has blessed us with a wonderful nation, may we also remember that, even greater than that, he has blessed us with a citizenship in heaven that is even sweeter than anything we could have on this earth.” Pastor Gutierrez’s morning sermon […]

Retraining Our Hearts, James 4:13-17

“You see, we need to be careful not to confuse our false securities and little empires on earth as a solid fall back. They are nothing but shifting sands. They will pass away, like the flowers of the field that are here today and gone tomorrow. Our hope must not be in the securities of […]

Who Are You to Judge?, James 4:11-12

“Brothers and sisters, as we hear the strong words of v. 12, asking ‘Who are you to judge?’, may we be reminded that we are nobody to judge. In fact, without Christ, we are nothing more than wretched sinners, condemned for eternity. We have nothing to bring to the table. We must humbly remember this. […]

At War with God, James 4:1-12

James said that when our hearts long for the things of this world, then our actions explode into quarreling and fighting. Our heart’s desires manifest themselves in what we do. So James calls us to humble ourselves by drawing near to God with repentant hearts and repentant hands.

Cleansing and Serving, John 13:1-20

“In a world where we all love to look down on others, and where so many choose the showy love of dreams, Jesus Christ calls us to be a people who long to see others cleansed and made whole, and who are willing to lovingly serve others in difficult and humble ways in order to […]

The Call of Jesus, John 12:44-50

“See the significance of the fact that he came – there is no greater event in human history than the fact that God the Son, came to this world, in the flesh, to save you and to make this world new…See the significance of the offer Christ has set before you: to cling to him […]

Reverberations of Pentecost, Acts 10:1-11:18

“Christ in his flesh has demolished the walls of hostility within his body. The Spirit has knocked down the barriers and overturned the classes that we so often try to establish. Our calling is to turn from the sinful ways we elevate ourselves above other believers, and cooperate with the work of the Holy Spirit.” […]