Scripture readings & sermons

Please see below for audio recordings of scripture readings and sermons from our weekly worship. This archive will allow you to share experiences with the First Presbyterian Church community even when you are unable to attend worship. (Please note: the audio may take several seconds to load.)

May 13, 2018 - Esther 7:1-6, 9-10; 9:20-22; "For such a time...." Rev. Diana Bell

May 6, 2018 - John 14:23-29; "My peace I give to you." Rev. Jack Shriver.

April 29, 2018 - 1 Corinthians 13:1-10; "The way of love" Rev. Ernest Larkins.

April 22, 2018 - Galatians 3:28; Personal testimony from three congregation members - Suzie Inadomi, Lawrence Reh, and Kristin Stangl - based on First Presbyterian Church's work in Building the Beloved Community (BBC) and on being a More Light Presbyterian congregation.

April 15, 2018 - 1 John 3:1-7; "We are God's children now" Alicia Van Riggs.

April 8, 2018 - 1 John 1:1-2:2; "The message we declare...?" Alicia Van Riggs.

April 1, 2018 - Easter Sunday - John 20:1-18; "Profound Joy!" Rev. Jack Shriver.

March 25, 2018 - Palm Sunday - Mark 14:1-31; Jane Doty MacKenzie.

March 18, 2018 - John 12:20-33; Rev. Joel Mackey.

March 11, 2018 - Numbers 21:4-9; Sermon: "What's With the Serpents?" Rev. Annanda G. Barklay.

March 4, 2018 - Mark 8:31-38; Sermon: "Take Up Your Cross and Follow Me!" Rev. Jack Shriver.

February 25, 2018 - Genesis 21; Sermon: "A Nightmare in the Wilderness" Rev. Yolanda Norton.

February 18, 2018 - Genesis 19; Sermon: "Recognizing the Lie" Rev. Laurie Garrett-Cobbina.

February 11, 2018 - Job 29:1-6, 18-25, Job 30:1, 9-15; Sermon: "The Casualties of Racism" Rev. Laurie Garrett-Cobbina.

February 4, 2018 - Mark 1:21-28; Sermon: "Question Authority!" Rev. Jack Shriver.

January 28, 2018 - 1 Corinthians 8:1-13; Jane Doty MacKenzie.

January 21, 2018 - Jonah 1:15-2:10; Sermon: "Swallowed" Rev. Diana Bell.

January 14, 2018 - Psalm 27:1-6, 11-14; Sermon: "From the Mountaintop: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr." Henry Gardner.

January 7, 2018 - Psalm 147:12-20, Ephesians 1:3-14; Sermon: "Living Gratefully." Rev. Jack Shriver.

December 31, 2017 - John 4:5-30; Sermon: "God Loves You!" Rev. Jack Shriver.