Sermons and Services 2014

First Sunday After Christmas The Peace Clause December 28

Christmas Eve ~ December 24

Fourth Sunday of Advent Christ Comes for All of Us December 21

Third Sunday of Advent “Was Jesus Just Like Every Other Baby?” December 14

Second Sunday of Advent “Are We Really Touched by Angels?” December 7

First Sunday of Advent “When Will Jesus Return, and How Do We Prepare for It?” November 30

Twenty-fourth Sunday After Pentecost “How Do We Know God’s Will?” November 23

Twenty-third Sunday After Pentecost “How Do We Respond to Decisions of Our Government and Issues of Our Nation?” November 16

  • Contemporary Service (8:20 a.m./9:40 a.m. not recorded)

  • Traditional Service (11:00 a.m. partial recording)

Twenty-second Sunday After Pentecost “What Does the Bible Say About Sexuality, and What Do We Do About It?” November 9

Twenty-first Sunday After Pentecost “What are Women Allowed to Do in the Church?” November 2

Twentieth Sunday After Pentecost “Why Do Bad Things Happen to Good People?” October 26

Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost “Would a Loving God Really Send Someone to Hell?” October 19

Eighteenth Sunday After Pentecost “If Heaven Is Real, What Does It Look Like and How Do We Get There?” October 12

Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost “How Did the Earth Get Here, and How Long Did It Take?” October 5

Sixteenth Sunday After Pentecost “Is the Bible Really True, and Does It Matter?” September 28

Fifteenth Sunday After Pentecost Why Would Anyone Want to be Part of the Church?” September 21

Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost “What Color is God?” September 14

Twelfth Sunday After Pentecost “Remembering Who We Are” August 31 

Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost Prayer is About Convincing God, Right?  August 24 

Tenth Sunday After Pentecost No One Names Their Kid Esau August 17 

Ninth Sunday After Pentecost “The Art of Moseying” August 10 

Eighth Sunday After Pentecost “Are We Shrewd Disciples?” August 3

Seventh Sunday After Pentecost “A Western New York State of Mind” July 27

Sixth Sunday After Pentecost “Stairway to Heaven” July 20

Fifth Sunday After Pentecost “Stretcher Bearers” July 13

Fourth Sunday After Pentecost “In the Midst of the Storm” July 6

  • Blended Worship Service (10:00 a.m.) includes commissioning RFKC leaders and volunteers

Third Sunday After Pentecost, June 29, no sermon or service was recorded

Second Sunday After Pentecost “Living Foolishly” June 22

  • Blended Worship Service (10:00 am) includes 2nd grade congratulations and baptisms

First Sunday After Pentecost “The Parable of the Lost Son” June 15 

Memorial Service for Lindol Hutton (1:00 pm) June 8 Pentecost Sunday The Fellowship of Grace   June 8

Seventh Sunday of Easter What Do You See? June 1

Sixth Sunday of Easter Being Right is Not Being Righteous” May 25

Fifth Sunday of Easter “Resurrection Relationships” May 18

Memorial Service for Bob Brown, Jr.-3:00 pm May 17 Fourth Sunday of Easter “Resurrection People” -May 11

  • Contemporary Service (8:30)
  • Traditional Service (11:00)

Third Sunday of Easter “Resurrection Promise”-May 4

Second Sunday of Easter “Heaven’s Door” -April 27

Easter Sunday Sermon “Easter is Nonsense…” -April 20

  • Traditional Service (10:00)

Palm Sunday Sermon “Responding to Opposition” -April 13

  • Contemporary Services (8:209:40)
  • Traditional Service (11:00)

 Fifth Sunday in Lent Sermon Being Honest with God-April 6

  • Contemporary Services (8:209:40 )
  • Traditional Service (11:00)

Fourth Sunday in Lent Sermon “A Ritual for Remembering” -March 30

  • Contemporary Services (8:209:40
  • Traditional Service (11:00)

Third Sunday in Lent Sermon “The Economics of Jesus” -March 23

  • Contemporary Services (8:209:40)
  • Traditional Service (11:00)

Second Sunday in Lent Sermon Who’s In Control? -March 16 Are We Making it Easy for People to Encounter Jesus?” -First Sunday in Lent-March 9 March 2: Because of the Nature of this week’s Prayer Service there is no separate Sermon Recording The Open Door-Seventh Sunday After Epiphany-Pastor Wes-February 23 Ruth Hutton’s Funeral Service, February 22 The Closed Door-Sixth Sunday After Epiphany-Pastor Wes-February 16 “Serving in the City: Houghton to Buffalo“-Fifth Sunday after Epiphany-Rev. Chuck Massey-February 9 “The Dangerous Door”-Fourth Sunday after Epiphany-Pastor Wes-February 2 “The Narrow Door”-Third Sunday after Epiphany-Pastor Wes-January 26 “The Most Watched Door in the World”-Second Sunday After Epiphany-Pastor Wes-January 19 Riverside Epiphanies First Sunday After Epiphany-Rev. Dr. Mike Walters-January 12 Being the Church to the World-Epiphany Sunday-Pastor Wes-January 5