Denying Christ, Part 2 (Luke 22:54-62)

by Elder Chris McCool, Pastor (preached on 6/25/2023) As we began to see yesterday, Peter denied Christ three times and ultimately wept bitter tears over his sin. But there were some reasons Peter got into this position in the first … Read More

Denying Christ, Part 1 (Luke 22:54-62)

by Elder Chris McCool, Pastor (preached on 6/25/2023) We are all familiar with the account of Peter and his three-time denial of Christ. But what about in our own lives? Is it not true that we deny Him daily, maybe … Read More

Burdens, Part 3 (Luke 10:38-42)

by Elder John Morgan Owens (preached on 1/28/2024) As we continue looking at the topic of “burdens,” we go to the account of Jesus in the home of Martha and Mary in Luke chapter 10. Here we see Martha “cumbered … Read More

Nineteen Words of Hope (Luke 2:11)

by Elder Chris McCool, Pastor (preached on 12/24/2023) In Luke 2:11, we find nineteen words: “for unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord.” These nineteen words contain a message … Read More

“Highly Favored”, Part 2 (Luke 1:26-28)

by Elder Chris McCool, Pastor (preached on 12/18/22) Today we conclude the message begun yesterday regarding Mary’s status as “highly favored.” While this exalted status was a great blessing to her, it also meant great hardships throughout her life. Ultimately, … Read More

“Highly Favored”, Part 1 (Luke 1:26-28)

by Elder Chris McCool, Pastor (preached 12/18/22) When the angel Gabriel came to Mary to announce the advent of the Christ child, he hailed her as “highly favored.” While this was a high honor, we often gloss over the realities … Read More

Assurance in the Kingdom of God (Luke 18:9-14)

by Elder Matt Sonstegard (preached on 3-17-2018) Today, we begin posting a series of three sermons by Elder Matt Sonstegard, pastor of Bethel Primitive Baptist Church of Lindsay, California, which were preached at our Annual Meeting in 2018. In this … Read More