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Unanxious Heroes for Uncertain Times: Deborah 05-03-2020

“Unanxious Heroes for Uncertain Times: Deborah,” the 5/3/2020 sermon by Pastor Matt Sturtevant, and first in the 5-sermon worship series titled Unanxious Heroes for Uncertain Times. Podcast includes the entire worship service. Bulletin: https://bit.ly/3fdIzrD


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Unanxious Heroes for Uncertain Times: Deborah

Unanxious Heroes for Uncertain Times: Deborah Judges 4.1–10 Things were not looking good for the people of God. They had settled in the Promised Land, after the wilderness wandering of 40 years. But the years since had not been peaceful ones. While the story of Joshua seems to suggest that all of the existing tribes […]

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Seven Unholy Habits: Avarice & Gluttony 03-29-2020

“Seven Unholy Habits: Avarice & Gluttony,” the 3/29/2020 sermon by Pastor Matt Sturtevant, part of the Seven Unholy Habits Lenten worship series. (Podcast includes full worship service.) Scripture reference: Matthew 6.25–34.

A bulletin with the order of worship is available at https://bit.ly/2QOCyXK.

During the Moment for Mission and Stewardship time in the video, you’re invited to contribute/continue your pledge giving using SimpleGive on FBC’s website at https://bit.ly/3byVwd0. To contribute to the America for Christ offering, choose “ABC Seasonal Offering” from the “Fund” drop-down menu. For pledge giving, choose “Operating Fund.” We understand some may need to reduce their giving during this time. If there are those who are able to increase their giving to compensate, it’s much appreciated.


Although “In the Garden” and “Great is Thy Faithfulness” were identified in YouTube’s copyright summary, the versions of these songs in this video are in the public domain.

“When Jesus Walked in Galilee,” words by Warren Charles Klein, music by Clara Edwards. Musical score, published by G. Schirmer Inc., New York, 1928
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Seven Unholy Habits: Avarice & Gluttony

(Full worship service) Matthew 6.25–34 Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. A man in Tennessee anticipated a rush on hand sanitizer in the first days of the COVID crisis, so being an enterprising capitalist, he went out and bought all that he could. Close to 18,000 bottles. He and his brother went store […]

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Seven Unholy Habits: Sloth 03-22-2020

“Seven Unholy Habits: Sloth,” the 3/22/2020 sermon by Pastor Matt Sturtevant. This podcast includes the worship service in its entirety. If you’d like, you can follow the order of worship in this bulletin. Also, this was FBC’s first virtual worship service, “aired” on YouTube Premieres. You can view it here.

Scripture reference: Romans 12.1–8

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Seven Unholy Habits: Sloth

  Romans 12.1–8 Seven Unholy Habits: Sloth Jill was at work again. No matter how early one showed up at the office, you couldn’t beat Jill there. And, for the most part, you couldn’t outlast her in the evening. She was almost always at the office. She did her work, then took on extra projects […]

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A Spirit of Fear

Today’s video encompasses the entire 10:45 a.m. worship service. Only the greeting time and the children’s sermon have been removed. Sermon by Rev. Dr. Matt Sturtevant, with insights from Rev. Lee Carlson and Emily Raymond. Liturgist: Marilee Southard. Prayer: LaMoine Tatum. Vocal soloist: Joe Karnes, singing “You Want To, Now Will You” by Jon Mohr […]

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