Modesto Christian Reformed Church

Messages


2017 Sermon Transcripts and Recordings; 2018 Sermon Recordings

December 9, 2018:  Advent II: Prepare The Way For The Lord. Luke 3:1-20
 
December 2, 2018: GUEST PASTOR Phil Kok.  Advent I: Abraham's Prayer for Sodom. Genesis 18:16-33
 
November 25, 2018: GUEST PASTOR REESE VANDER VEEN.  Hope-filled Birth Pains. Matthew 24:1-35
 
November 22, 2018: THANKSGIVING DAY.  Thank You Lord (Perseverance of the Saints).  Romans 8:32-39 and the Canons of Dort
 
November 18, 2018: GUEST PASTOR REESE VANDER VEEN.  Living Into the Feast. Isaiah 25:1-9
 
November 11, 2018.  Canons of the Reformed, Part 3: Human Corruption and Conversion.  Romans 5:12-17 and the Canons of Dort
 
November 4, 2018.  Canons of the Reformed, Part 2: Christ's Death and Our Redemption.  Romans 8:29-31 and the Canons of Dort
 
October 28, 2018: REFORMATION SUNDAY.  Canons of the Reformed, Part 1: Divine Election and Reprobation.  Ephesians 1:3-6 and the  Canons of Dort
 
October 21, 2018.  Who Am I? : Part 6 - Christ's Ambassador.  2 Corinthians 5:11-21
 
October 14, 2018.  Who Am I? : Part 5 - An Earthy Tent.  2 Corinthians 5:1-10
 
October 7, 2018.  Who Am I? : Part 4 - A Clay Jar.  2 Corinthians 4:1-15
 
September 30, 2018.  Who Am I? : Part 3 - An Unveiled Minister.  2 Corinthians 3:7-18
 
September 23, 2018.  Who Am I? : Part 2 - The Letter of Christ.  2 Corinthians 3:1-6
 
September 16, 2018.  Who Am I? : Part 1 - The Aroma of Christ.  2 Corinthians 2:12-17
September 9, 2018.  Bible Panorama - History XII: Esther - Our Dedication in God's Reign.  Esther 4:1-17
 
September 2, 2018.  Bible Panorama - History XI: Nehemiah - Build Walls For Your Family.  Nehemiah 2:1-10.
 
August 26, 2019.  Bible Panorama - History X: Ezra - For the Restoration in God.  Ezra 7:1-10
 
August 19, 2018: Bible Panorama - History IX: 2 Chronicles - See as God Sees. 2 Chronicles 15:1-9
 
August 12, 2018.  Bible Panorama - History VIII: 1 Chronicles - See as God Sees. 1 Chronicles 17:1-15.
 
August 5, 2018.  Bible Panorama - History VII: 2 Kings - Return to the Lord 2 Kings 19:14-19.
 
July 29, 2018: GUEST PASTOR REESE VANDER VEEN. Craving the Crumbs.  Matthew 15:21-28.
 
July 22, 2018.  Bible Panorama - History VI: 1 Kings - When You Are Blessed.  1 Kings 9:1-9
 
July 15, 2018.  Bible Panorama - History V: 2 Samuel - Our Reverence to the Lord.  2 Samuel 6:12-23
 
July 8, 2018: VBS Sunday.  Jesus' Unfailing Love.  Psalm 13:5-6
 
July 1, 2018.  Bible Panorama - History IV: 1 Samuel - God Reigns!  1 Samuel 15:17-23
 
June 24, 2018. Bible Panorama - History III : Ruth - A Faithful Journey.  Ruth 1: 15-22
 
June 17, 2018.  GUEST PASTOR MARK HOFLAND. Love Delayed.  John 11:17-46
 
June 10, 2018.  Bible Panorama - History II : Judges - Life Without God Judges 2:6-23
 
June 2, 2018.  Bible Panorama - History I : Joshua - Be Strong and Courageous Joshua 1:1-9
 
May 27, 2018.  Follow Me!  John 21:18-25
 
May 20, 2018: Pentecost.  When the Spirit Comes On You.  John 14:1-4, 15-27
 
May 13, 2018.  Feed My Sheep.  John 21:15-17.
 
May 6, 2018: GEMS SUNDAY.  In His Steps.  1 John 2:1-8
 
April 29, 2018.  Starting Over.  John 21:1-14
 
April 22, 2018.  My Lord and My God!  John 20:24-31
 
April 15, 2018.  I Have Seen the Lord.  John 20:10-23.
 
April 8, 2018: GUEST PASTOR CISCO BERGEN. From the Mud Pit to the Pulpit. Psalm 40: 1-13
 
April 1, 2018: EASTER SUNDAY.  Seeing Is Believing.  John 20:1-9
 
March 25, 2018: PALM SUNDAY.  Fragile Peter.  John 18:12-18, 25-27
 
March 18, 2018.  The Way to the Cross.  John 18:1-11
Due to technical difficulties, there is no video/audio recording available.  We apologize for this inconvenience; we do have sermon questions here.
 
March 11, 2018. Call to Pray.  I Kings 18:41-46
 
March 4, 2018.  Bible Panorama - Poetry V: Solomon's Song of Songs - Our Love Song.  Song of Songs 8:6-7
 
February 25, 2018.  Are You a Fan or Follower of Christ? (Book of the Month: Not A Fan by Kyle Idleman)  Luke 9:18-27
 
February 18, 2018.  Bible Panorama - Poetry IV: Ecclesiastes - Life in the Lord, Ecclesiastes 1:1-11
 
February 11, 2018.  Bible Panorama - Poetry III : Proverbs - Wisdom in Life Proverbs 1:1-9
 
February 4, 2018.  Bible Panorama - Poetry II : Psalms - Dwelling in the LORD's House Psalm 23
 
January 28, 2018.  God Seeking Us Ezekiel 34:11
 
January 21, 2018.  The Warring Angels Rev 12: 1-12
 
January 14, 2018.  Bible Panorama - Poetry I: Job - Story of Suffering and Faith Job 23: 8-17
 
January 7, 2018.  New Year Sunday : Guard Your Heart.  Hebrews 3: 7-19
 
December 31, 2017 New Year's Eve.  Goodbye to 2017 Psalms 4: 1-8
 
December 31, 2017.  Live Like There Is No Tomorrow.  John 12:23-26
 
December 25, 2017.  Christmas : Paradox of Christmas.  John 1: 1-14
 
December 24, 2017.  Advent IV: Love - Love Completely Ephesians 3:14-19, Luke 2:8-20
 
December 17, 2017.  Advent III : Joy - Live Passionately.  John 15:5-8, Luke 3:4-6,15-16
 
December 10, 2017.  Advent II : Peace - How to Enjoy it? Romans 12:1-2, Luke 1:26-38
 
December 3, 2017.  Advent I : Leave Freely. Eph 5, Luke 2
 
November 26, 2017.  What Do We Need Most. John 14:27
 
November 19, 2017.  Living By Faith XIV: By Mutual Care.  James 5:19-20
 
November 12, 2017.  Living By Faith XIII: In Prayer.  James 5:13-18
 
 
 
October 22, 2017. Living By Faith XI: Now Listen, You Rich People.  James 5:1-6
 
October 15, 2017. Living By Faith X: Know Who You Are.  James 4:11-17.
 
 
 
September 24, 2017. Living By Faith VII: Taming the Tongue.  James 3:1-12
 
 
 
 
 
 
August 13, 2017.  Guest Pastor Mark Hewitt.  Elijah's Power Encounter.  1 Kings 18:16-40.  (no transcript available)
 
 
July 30, 2017The Bible Panorama: Acts-When the Spirit Comes On You.  Acts 1:1-11
 
July 23, 2017--VBS SundayJesus: The Light of the World.  John 8:12
 
July 16, 2017.  The Bible Panorama: The Gospels 4 - John, The Glory of the Father.  John 15:1-8
 
July 9, 2017. The Bible Panorama: The Gospels 3 - Seeking God in Prayer.  Luke 11:1-13
 
July 2, 2017.  The Bible Panorama: The Gospels 2- King Christ.  Mark 4:35-41.
(No recording is available this week.)
 
June 25, 2017.  The Bible Panorama: The Gospels 1-The Kingdom of God.  Matthew 12:22-32
 
June 18, 2017.  Guest Pastor Phil Kok.  The Father Of the Prodigal.  Luke 15:11-20
 
June 11, 2017. Guest Pastor Martin Sisneroz. Discipleship. Mark 9:38-49
 
June 4, 2017: The Bible Panorama-Major Prophets 5: Daniel-Praying in the Lord's Sovereignty.  Daniel 6:10-16
 
May 28, 2017.  The Bible Panorama-Major Prophets4: Ezekiel-Dry Bones, Arise!  Ezekiel 37:1-14
 
May 21, 2017.  The Bible Panorama-Major Prophets 3: Lamentations- Hope in Lamentations. Lamentations 3:16-33
 
May 14, 2017.  The Bible Panorama-Major Prophets 2: Jeremiah-God's Promise in Judgment. Jeremiah 29:4-14
 
May 7, 2017.  The Bible Panorama-Major Prophets 1: Isaiah-The Word of the Lord.  Isaiah 55:1-13
 
April 30, 2017: GEMS SUNDAYLove Overflows.  1 Thessalonians 3:9-13
 
April 23, 2017. Guest Pastor Mark Hewitt. Zacchaeus the Righteous. Luke 19:1-11 (no transcript available)
 
April 16, 2017: EASTER SUNDAY.  The Third Day Jesus Rose Again From the Dead. Mark 16:1-8 & Heidelberg Catechism Question #45.
 
April 14, 2017: GOOD FRIDAY. Jesus Descended to Hell.  Matthew 27:45-50 and Heidelberg Catechism Questions #40-44
 
April 9, 2017: PALM SUNDAY. Jesus Suffered Under Pontius Pilate, Was Crucified and Died.  Mark 11:7-11 and Heidelberg Catechism Questions #38-40
 
April 2, 2017.  Romans Part 2: God's Righteousness at Work, Part 11--The Doxology of Romans.  Romans 16:17-27
 
March 26, 2017.  Romans Part 2: God's Righteousness at Work, Part 10--Be a Man of the Gospel.  Romans 15:14-33
 
March 19, 2017.  Romans Part 2: God's Righteousness at Work, Part 9--Be A Mature Christian.  Romans 15:1-13
 
March 12. 2017Romans Part 2: God's Righteousness at Work, Part 8--Between Freedom and Responsibility.  Romans 14:13-21
 
March 5, 2017.  Romans Part 2: God's Righteousness at Work, Part 7--Do Not Judge, But Accept.  Romans 14:1-12
 
 
February 19, 2017.  Romans Part 2: God's Righteousness at Work, Part 6--Love, For the Day Is Near.  Romans 13:8-14
 
February 12, 2017.  Romans Part 2: God's Righteousness at Work, Part 5--Submit to the Authorities.  Romans 13:1-9
 
February 5, 2017.  Romans Part 2: God's Righteousness at Work, Part 4--How to Experience True Community.  Romans 12:9-21
 
 
January 22, 2017.  Guest Pastor Zeke Nelson.  Salvation's Story.  Psalm 107 (no transcript available)
 
January 15, 2017.  Romans Part 2: God's Righteousness at Work, Part 3-- Why Are We Here at Church?  Romans 12:3-8
 
January 8, 2017. Romans Part 2: God's Rightesouness at Work, Part 2-- Be Transformed.  Romans 12:2
 
January 1, 2017. Romans Part 2: God's Righteousness at Work, Part 1-- Living Sacrifices.  Romans 12:1