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Sermons listed in this section were preached in the Sunday Morning worship services of First Baptist Church.  Unless otherwise noted, they were preached by Dr. Gene Wilder, our Senior Pastor.  You have permission to copy any part of Dr. Wilder's sermons and use them for Christian education or worship as long as you do not remove any part of the sermon from its context.  If you use direct quotations please give credit to the author.

 

 

January 9          The Gift of Second-Chance Living                        

                       1 Timothy 1:12-17

 

January 16         Deacon: A Different Kind of Leader                      

                        Mark 10:42-45

 

January 30         The Consumable Christ                                        

                        John 6:53-56

 

February 6         A Choice of the Heart                                          

                        Mark 1:16-20

 

February 13       The Difference Between Unlovely and Unloved        

                        Matthew 9:10-13, 20-22, 27-36

 

February 20       Losing Jesus                                                        

                        Luke 2:41-52

 

February 27       An Ordinary Miracle                                            

                        2 Kings 5:1-14

 

March 6            Pardon the Interruption                                        

                       Acts 16:6-10

 

Lenten Series: Maneuvering Through the Obstacles on Our Way to an Empty Tomb

 

March 13          When Prayer Seems Less Important Than Sleep      

                       Mark 14:32-42

 

March 20          A Preoccupation with Specks                                

                       Matthew 7:1-5

 

March 27          When Riches Wreck Faith

                       Mark 10:17-27

 

April 3              When Our Words Have Something to Say

                       James 2:14-19

  

April 10            I Was Wrong.

                       Proverbs 28:13, James 5:16

 

April 17            Caught Up in the Crowd

                       Mark 11:1-10, Mark 15:1-15

 

April 24            From Mess to Masterpiece (a sermon for Easter Sunday)

                       Matthew 28:1-10

 

May 1               Life Lessons (Graduate Recognition Service)

                       James 1:2-4, Philippians 4:11-13, Matthew 5:37

 

May 8               The Other Side of God - The Mother Side of God (Mothers Day)

                       Genesis 1:27  

 

May 15              A Questionable Faith

                        Luke 7:18-28

 

June 5               Playing Hooky

                        Hebrews 10:23-25

 

June 12             I Surrender All?

                        Acts 4:32 - 5:11

 

June 19             Leaving Love's Legacy (Father's Day)

                        Deuteronomy 6:1-9

 

June 26             Making the Most of Our Pain

                        2 Corinthians 1:3-11

 

July 3                Never Too Proud to Pray

                        1 Timothy 2:1-3

 

July 10              When Paradise is Not Enough

                        Genesis 2:8-9, 15-17 and Genesis 3:1-7

 

July 17              Just a Reminder (A Communion Sermon)

                        John 15:12-13

 

July 24               Voices in the Desert

                         1 Kings 19:1-18

 

July 31               Stuck Between a Rock and a Hard Place

                         Exodus 14:5-16, 21-31

 

August 7            Taking the Next Step of Love

                         John 21:15-17

 

August 14           Overcoming Basiphobia

                          Jude 24-25

 

August 21           Speaking the Truth in Love

                          Ephesians 4:1-6, 14-16

 

August 28           The Nagging Temptation of Exclusive Faith - The Dinner Test

                          Galatians 2:11-13

 

September 4        When the Answer is Obvious

                           John 5:1-9a

 

September 11      Some Things Never Change

                          A sermon on 10th anniversary of 9-11

                          Psalm 46:1-7, Romans 12:17-21

 

September 18      It's What's Inside that Counts

                          2 Corinthians 4:1-7

 

September 25      When I Grow Up I Want to Be . . . 

                          Romans 8:29

 

October 2            What You Need is a Good Workout

                          Philippians 2:12-13

 

October 9            For the Sake of Others

                          Philippians 2:1-11

 

October 23          Surprise, We're Still Here!

                          Matthew 24:1-8, 23-27, 36

 

October 30          A Marvelous Morbidity

                          1 Corinthians 11:23-26

 

November 6        Ancient Wisdom for Today's Parents

                          Proverbs 22:6

 

November 13      Putting Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

                         1 John 3:17-18

 

November 20      "Even Though" Thanksgiving

                         Habakkuk 3:17-19

 

November 27      A Life Interrupted

                         Luke 1:5-10

 

December 4        The Prince of Peace and Quiet

                         Isaiah 9:6-7, John 14:27

 

December 18      The Gift of a Homeless Man

                         Luke 2:1-7, Matthew 25:34-40

 

December 25      Just Where You'd Least Expect Him

                         Micah 5:2

 

 

 

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 January 2012 17:58