Sermons & Stuff

Unless Otherwise Noted, Sermons are by
Rev. Greg Smith

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Change Your World # 9 - "From Bitterness to Blessing"
John 15
June 24, 2018
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Change Your World # 8 - "Peacemakers"
Matthew 5
June 17, 2018

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Change Your World # 7 - "I'm Lovin' It!"
Matthew 5
June 10, 2018
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Change Your World # 6 - "Mercy!"
Luke 6
June 3, 2018

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Change Your World # 5 - "Relishing Righteousness"
Matthew 5
May 27, 2018

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Change Your World # 4 - "The Meek Shall Inherit"
Luke 9; Micah 6
May 13, 2018 - Mother's Day
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Change Your World # 3 - "Those Who Mourn"
Hebrews 11
May 6, 2018
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Change Your World # 2 - "Blessed are the Poor"
Luke 6
April 29, 2018
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"Change Your World" (audio)
Matthew 5
April 22, 2018
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"Death and Taxes" (audio)
Mark 12; Matthew 17
April 15, 2018

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"Rocky Road" (text)

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Baptist Women's Day - Guest Speaker Bonita Nelson (audio)
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How to Pray Jesus' Way # 5 - "Not Into Temptation" (audio)
Luke 4
March 11, 2018
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How to Pray Jesus' Way # 4 - "Forgive Us Our Trespasses" (audio)
Luke 6
March 4, 2018
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How to Pray Jesus' Way # 3 - "Our Daily Bread" (audio)
Matthew 6
February 25, 2018
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How to Pray Jesus' Way # 2 - "Thy Kingdom Come" (audio)

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Kickstarter # 3 - "Capital Investment" (audio)
January 21
Matthew 5:14-30
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Kickstarter # 2 - "Friends and Partners" (audio)
January 14
Ecclesiastes 4
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Kickstarter # 1 - "I Have a Dream" (audio)
January 7
Matthew 2
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A Christmas Carol # 3:  "Good News of Great Joy" (audio)
December 17, 2017
Luke 1
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A Christmas Carol # 2: "The Christmas Present" (audio)
December 10, 2017
Isaiah 1
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A Christmas Carol # 1: "Ghosts of Christmas Past" (audio)
December 3, 2017
Isaiah 43
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Youth Sunday
November 26, 2017
Please click here for a video of Mollie Conner's testimony.
Please click here for a video of  Kathryn Allen's testimony.

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"Peace and Grace" (audio)
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"Go, Tell!" (audio)
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"Prophecy Fulfilled" (audio)
November 5, 2017
John 19
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"A Game of Thrones" (audio)
October 29, 2017
John 19
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Zak Ford - Revival Night 4 (audio)
October 11
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Zak Ford - Revival Night 3 (audio)
October 10
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Zak Ford - Revival Night 2 (audio)
October 9
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Zak Ford - Revival Night 1 (audio)
October 8
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"I Am What I Am!" (audio)
October 8
John 18
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"The Gospel According to Jesus" (audio)
October 1
John 17
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"Re-Main"  (audio)
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"Paraclete" (audio)
August 27, 2017
John 14, 16

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"Big, Big House" (Audio)
August 20, 2017
John 14
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"Betrayed and Denied: The Aftermath of Charlottesville" (audio)
August 13, 2017
John 13

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"The Great Reversal" (audio)
August 6, 2017
John 13

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"Hardened Hearts"
July 30, 2017 (audio)
John 12 (text)
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"Radical Inclusion" (audio)
July 23, 2017
John 12
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"Kingdom of Heaven"  (audio)
July16, 2017
John 12

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"Give and Take"  (audio)
July 9, 2017
John 12

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"Persecution" (audio)
July 2, 2017
John 11

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"Lost Causes" (audio)
June 25, 2017
John 11

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"Son of God" (audio)
June 18, 2017 - Father's Day
John 10

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"By Grace, Through Faith" (audio)
June 11, 2017
John 10

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"Clear as Mud" (text)
June 4, 2017
John 9

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"Truth and Lies" (text)
May 28, 2017
John 8

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"Above and Below" (text)
"Above and Below" (audio)
May 21, 2017
John 8
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"Light of the World" (audio)
May 14, 2017 (Mother's Day)
John 8

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"Condemning or Condoning" (audio)
May 7, 2017 
John 8

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"Joy in the Morning"  (text)
April 16, 2017
Psalm 30
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"Forsaken" (audio)
April 9, 2017
Psalm 22
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"A Sermon About Nothing"  (audio)
April 2, 20167
John 7
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"Beneath the Surface" (audio)
March 26, 2017
John 7
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"Perilous Preaching" (audio)
March 19, 2017
John 6

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"I AM is Here" (audio)
March 12, 2017
John 6

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"The Test" (audio)
March 5, 2017
John 6
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"Can I Get a Witness?" (audio)
February 19, 2017
John 5
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"The Family Business" (audio)
February 12, 2017
John 5
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"Lame Excuses" (audio)
February 5, 2017
John 5
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Baptist Men's Sunday (audio)
January 29, 2017
Guest Speakers: Roy Yeatts & Randy Irby

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"Believing is Seeing" (audio)
January 22, 2017
John 4
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"Limping or Leaping" (audio)
January 15, 2017
1 Corinthians 12
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"Keep Herod in Christmas" (audio)
January 1, 2017
Matthew 2
Guest Speaker: Rev. Paul Bryant-Smith
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"It's a Wonderful Life" (audio)
December 25, 2016
Matthew 1; Luke 2

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"Elf Esteem" (audio)
December 18, 2016
Deuteronomy 4

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"Island of Misfit Toys" (audio)
December 4, 2016
1 Peter 2

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John # 7 - "Ripe for Harvest" (audio)
November 27, 2016
John 4

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John # 6: "Witness at the Well" (audio)
November 20, 2016
John 4
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John # 5: "Seeking Jesus" (audio)
November 13, 2016
John 3
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John # 4: "Who to Trust" (text version)
November 6, 2016
John 3

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John # 3: "A Point of Emptiness"  (Text version)
October 23, 2016
John 2

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"What Can We Expect" (audio)
October 19, 2016
Revival Night # 4 - Guest Speaker, Sean McGuire
Luke 21

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"What is the Purpose of the Church?" (audio)
October 18, 2016
Revival Night # 3 - Guest Speaker, Sean McGuire
Matthew 5
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"What is the Church?"  (audio)
October 17, 2016
Revival Night # 2 - Guest Speaker, Sean McGuire
Matthew 16

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John # 2 - "Who Am I?"  (audio)
October 9, 2016
John 1:19-51

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John # 1 - "Light & Life" (audio)
October 2, 2016
John 1:1-18

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"A Cheeful Giver" (audio)
September 18, 2016
2 Corinthians 9

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Remembrance Service (audio)
September 11, 2016
Rev. Vance Midgett - Guest Speaker


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"Cookies"
Sunday, September 4, 2016 (audio)
James 1:12-18 

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Sin & Salvation # 5 - "The Assurance" (audio)
Sunday, August 28, 2016
Romans 8:31-39



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Sin & Salvation # 4 - "The Life" (audio)
Sunday, August 21
Romans 8:1-10

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Sin & Salvation # 3 - "The Cross" (print version)
Sunday, August 14
Luke 23

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Sin & Salvation # 2 - "The Law" (audio)
Sunday, August 7
Exodus 20

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Sin & Salvation # 1 - "The Fall" (audio)
Sunday, July 31
Genesis 3

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"Always Reforming" (audio)
Sunday, July 24
2 Kings 23

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"Fresh Fruit"  (audio)
Sunday, July 17
Jeremiah 17
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"No Fear"  (audio)
Sunday, July 10
Psalm 46

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"Just As I Am"  (audio)
Sunday, June 26
Mark 2

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"Chasing Shadows" (print version)
Sunday, June 19
2 Corinthians 3

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"From Woe to Wow!" (audio)
Sunday, June 12
Matthew 23

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Journey with Joseph # 8 - "Dearly Departed" (audio)
Sunday, June 5
Genesis 50

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Journey with Joseph # 7 - "Blessing" (audio)
Sunday, May 22
Genesis 48

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Journey with Joseph # 6 - "Famine and Family" (audio)

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Journey with Joseph # 5 - "In the King's Court" (audio)
Sunday, May 8
Genesis 41

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Journey with Joseph # 4 - "I Have a Dream" (audio)
Sunday, April 31
Genesis 40
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Journey with Joseph # 3 - "I Have a Dream" (audio)
Sunday, April 24, 2016
Genesis 39

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Journey with Joseph # 2 - "Of Human Bondage" (audio)
Sunday, April 17, 2016
Genesis 37: 12-36

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Journey with Joseph # 1 - "The Dreamer" (audio)
Sunday, April 10, 2016
Genesis 37:1-11

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"Stranger on the Shore" (audio)
Sunday, April 3, 2016
John 21:1-14

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"It Gets Better...It Gets Better" (audio)