Sermons & Teaching

A Tale of Four Gardens, John 19:40-20:18

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “A Tale of Four Gardens” John 19:40-20:18 April 4, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti Here at our church we have been going through the Gospel of John. John was one of Jesus’s closest followers during his earthly ministry. He knew Jesus personally. He […]


The Essential, Unquenchable Song of the Saints

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio We welcome Ross Hauck, the Director of Music at Covenant Presbyterian Church in Issaquah, to lead a service of Scripture and song, including a message on “The Essential, Unquenchable Song of the Saints.” CCLI Copyright License 751114; CCLI Streaming License CSPL116892


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 Confession of St. Patrick, Hebrews 12:1-2

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “The Confession of St. Patrick” March 21, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pastor Nicoletti Introduction: Our starting point this evening is Hebrews 12:1-2. Please listen carefully, for this is God’s word for us this evening: “Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud […]


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 […]


This Woman’s Work, Revelation 12

Video: Audio:   Download Audio We welcome the Rev. Jason Davison, Pastor of Children, Youth, & Families at Grace Church Seattle (PCA), to Christ’s pulpit here at Faith Presbyterian Church this evening. CCLI Copyright License 751114; CCLI Streaming License CSPL116892


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 Consequences of Sin, 2 Samuel 12:1-31

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Responding to the Consequences of Sin” 2 Samuel 12:1-31 March 7, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pastor Nicoletti We come tonight to Second Samuel chapter twelve for a third and final time. In chapter eleven we have the serious moral failing of David, as he […]


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 […]


Jesus’ Family, Matthew 1:1-25

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Jesus’ Family” Matthew 1:1-25 – February 28, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church, Tacoma, WA Pastor Nathaniel H. Gutiérrez Before we read the passage this evening, I would like to give an introduction, so we have a context for what I’ll be preaching through next. What is next? While […]


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 […]


Confession of Sin, 2 Samuel 12:1-15a and Psalm 51

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Confession of Sin” 2 Samuel 12:1-15a & Psalm 51 February 21, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pastor Nicoletti We come tonight to Second Samuel chapter twelve for a second time. In chapter eleven we have the serious moral fall of David. He commits adultery with […]


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 […]


The Denials of Peter, John 18:12-28a (Part 2)

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “The Denials of Peter” John 18:12-28a (Part 2) February 14, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti This morning we return to John 18:12-28. Last Lord’s Day we looked at this passage and focused on the trial of Jesus. This morning we return to the […]


Injustice and the Trial of Jesus, John 18:12-28a

Video: Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Injustice and the Trial of Jesus” John 18:12-28a February 7, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We come this morning to John 18:12-28. There are two significant events that are intertwined here, and we will consider them over two sermons. This morning we will consider […]


Life for the Leper, Leviticus 14:1-32

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio The Rev. Brant Bosserman, church planting minister at Trinitas Prebyterian Church in Woodinville and an adjunct professor of philosophy at Northwest University, preaches on Leviticus 14:1-32: “Life for the Leper.” CCLI Copyright License 751114; CCLI Streaming License CSPL116892


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 […]


Our Need for Prophets, 2 Samuel 12:1-15a

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Our Need for Prophets” 2 Samuel 12:1-15a January 17, 2021 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pastor Nicoletti We come to Second Samuel chapter twelve tonight. It’s been a few weeks since we were in chapter eleven, so a little review will be important. In chapter eleven […]


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, […]


The Year of Authorities, Exodus 20:1-17

Video:  Audio:   Download Audio The Rev. Mike Kelly, director of the Northwest Church Planting Network and associate minister at Trinity Church Seattle, brings the Word of God to Christ’s pulpit at Faith Presbyterian Church this evening. He preaches on “The Year of the Authorities” from Exodus 20:1-17.


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 […]


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 […]


Responding to the Heavenly Proclamation, Luke 2:1-21

Video: Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Responding to the Heavenly Proclamation” Luke 2:1-21 December 20, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pastor Nicoletti Our focus this evening will be Luke, chapter two, verses eight through twenty. But to give us the larger context, we will begin with verse one. Please do listen carefully, […]


Advent as Warfare: Fools for Christ in Spiritual Battle, Matthew 1:18-25

Video: Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Advent as Warfare: Fools for Christ in Spiritual Battle” Matthew 1:18-25 December 20, 2020 (Fourth Sunday of Advent) Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti   Our text this morning is from the Gospel of Matthew, chapter one, verses eighteen through twenty-five. Please do listen carefully, for […]


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 […]


Advent as Warfare: The Wartime Virtue of Patience, 1 Timothy 1:15-17, 2 Peter 3:8-0a, James 5:7-11, Ephesians 4:1-3, Luke 8:4-15

Video: Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Advent as Warfare: The Wartime Virtue of Patience” 1 Timothy 1:15-17, 2 Peter 3:8-10a, James 5:7-11, Ephesians 4:1-3, Luke 8:4-15 December 13, 2020 (Third Sunday of Advent) Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We have five texts of Scripture we will consider this morning. I’ll read […]


Adultery and Advent, 2 Samuel 11:1-12:1a

Video  Audio   Download Audio Download Text “Adultery & Advent” 2 Samuel 11:1-12:1a December 6, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pastor Nicoletti We return this evening, after some time away, to the Book of Samuel, chapter eleven through the first half of the first verse of chapter twelve. Please listen carefully, for […]


Knowledge, Access, and Dependence, John 16:21-33

Video  Audio   Download Audio Download Text “Knowledge, Access, and Dependence” John 16:21-33 November 22, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We continue this morning in Jesus’s instruction to his disciples in the moments leading up to his arrest. This morning we will come to the end of chapter sixteen of […]


2020 Covenant High School Service

Video  Audio   David Miller – Covenant High School Report Download Audio   Hannah Scott – Encomium of Monica Download Audio   The Rev. Steven Nicoletti – “Faith, Wisdom, Learning, and Getting to the Right Party” from Proverbs 9 Download Audio   Text coming soon   CCLI Copyright License 751114; CCLI Streaming License CSPL116892


Sorrow & Knowing When You Are, John 16:4b-22

Video  Audio   Download Audio Download Text “Sorrow & Knowing When You Are” John 16:1-22 November 15, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti We continue this morning in Jesus’s instruction to his disciples in the moments leading up to his arrest. In the bulletin our text starts in the middle of […]


Put Not Your Trust In Princes, Psalm 146

Video  Audio   Download Audio Text Download Text “Put not your Trust in Princes” – Psalm 146 November 8, 2020 –PM Service Faith Presbyterian Church, Tacoma, WA Pastor Nathaniel H. Gutiérrez       Psalm 146 1   Praise the LORD! Praise the LORD, O my soul! 2   I will praise the LORD as […]


How to Be Hated for the Right Reasons, John 15:18-16:4a.

Video  Audio   Download Audio Text Download Text “How to Be Hated for the Right Reasons” John 15:18-16:4a November 8, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Morning Service Pastor Nicoletti   We continue in John chapter fifteen and into chapter sixteen this morning, as Jesus continues to instruct his disciples in the moments leading up […]


How To Pray for the Persecuted Church, Daniel 3:1-4:3

Video Audio   Download Audio Text   Download Text “How to Pray for Persecuted Christians” Daniel 3:1-4:3 November 1, 2020 Faith Presbyterian Church – Evening Service Pastor Nicoletti   Well, we have heard of the need for prayer for the persecuted church … later this evening we will pray for the persecuted church … but […]