An Unexpected Home

Adam Wachtman


Description:Luke 15:11-32Former First Baptist Youth member comes back now as a Youth Pastor from Wakarusa, Indiana. Adam joins us along with his wife Chelsea, and new born son Zeke. He shares a sermon of unexpected homes that he encountered, including FBC growing up as a child. Leading up to his permanent home that he will one day reach in heaven.

Only Two Sides

Ron Kauffman


Description:Past FBC Interim pastor comes back to visit and share another semon with our FBC family. Matthew 12:22-30

The Pharisee in Me

Wayne Altstaetter


Description:Pastor Wayne speaks about the "little pharisee" we all have on our shoulders. 1 Samuel 17:45-47We need to let God crush out our goliath that is stopping us from carrying out whatever it may be we are trying to accomplish.

Forgive or Not to Forgive

Ron Monteith


Description:Ron gives a sermon on where we draw the line with sin. We need to be careful about judging other's sin when we are capable of falling to the same sin.

Humble Yourselves

Ron Monteith


Description:James 1:26 - "If anyone among you thinks he is religious, and does not bridle his tongue but deceives his own heart, this one’s religion is useless."1 Thessalonians 5:11Psalm 105:1We apologize for parts of the audio that may be missing. We were experiencing technical difficulties this Sunday morning! Thank you for understanding.

I'm The Worst of Them All

Ron Monteith


Description:1 Timothy 1:15 - "This is a faithful saying and worthy of all acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, of whom I am chief."Pastor Ron gives a reality check to all in this sermon about sin. In this time of sorrow and grieving the world is in, we have to remember that we are no better than anyone else. All sin is equal.

For God So Loved the World

Ron Monteith


Description:John 3:16 -"For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life."

What REALLY Matters

Ron Monteith


Description:Philippians 1:9-10Pastor Ron preaches of 'What Really Matters' in life and how our outlook on life should be.What really matters gives me...1. Purpose2. Perspective3. Peace

The Heart of Investment

Wayne Altstaetter


Description:Associate Pastor, Wayne Altstaetter, gives a sermon continuing a series of investing in people and inviting people to church.

Invest and Invite

Ron Monteith


Description:Taking a commercial break from the book of James, Pastor Ron will talk about investing and inviting others to church.Inviting others should be our goal as a church but there is a right way to invest in somebody. Those who invest show others that they truly care about that person.We shouldn't place value on "posessions" on this earth. We need to place value on other peoples lives because people are the only posession that we can take to heaven with us!

The Solution to Self-Deception

Ron Monteith


Description:James 1:19-2571.6 Million Americans Claim to be Christian. Do not be deceived!Deceived ="To be led astray; fooled; seduced; in scripture, it has overtones of enjoying oneself; to have pleasure with sin."4 Characteristics of a Doer (someone not deceived) of the word1. Looks into the Perfect Law of Liberty2. Perseveres3. Being no hearer who forgets4. A doer who acts

Walk Through the Bible Part 1

Tom Penner


Description:Tom Penner joins First Baptist Church to explain the entire Old Testament in one Sunday.During these videos, you will learn motions of how to memorize important events of the Old Testament that can all be done in under 3 minutes.10:30AM Service

Walk Through the Bible Part 2

Tom Penner


Description:Tom Penner joins First Baptist Church to explain the entire Old Testament in one Sunday.During these videos, you will learn motions of how to memorize important events of the Old Testament that can all be done in under 3 minutes.1:00PM Service continuation of morning service.

Walk Through the Bible Part 3

Tom Penner


Description:Tom Penner joins First Baptist Church to explain the entire Old Testament in one Sunday.During these videos, you will learn motions of how to memorize important events of the Old Testament that can all be done in under 3 minutes.A short intermission was taken as the final portion of Walk through the bible unfolds at 2:15PM on Sunday

How to Be an Encouragement

Ron Monteith


Description:How to do Be an encouragment to people rather than a discouragment. The devil's number one tool is discouragement and we shouldn't give him that credit!

What to Do When you Don't know What to Do

Wayne Altstaetter


Description:Over the past year, what has caused you the most doubt, confusion, or bewilderment?Associate Pastor Wayne preaches on what to do in this situation.

If God is For Us

Stan Mistak


Description:Stan became the Pastor of Old Bridge Baptist Church in 2015, after completing his studies at Southeastern Seminary in Wake Forest, NC. Prior to seminary, Stan served as an assistant pastor at Hamilton Hills Church in Fishers, IN. We welcome Stan this morning as he and his family visit so that he can share a sermon with First Baptist Church.

Robin Cutright & Hannah Altstaetter's Baptisms

Wayne Altstaetter


Description:Wayne Altstaetter had the privileged of baptising two people, one being his daughter Hannah on September 9th. Join us on the celebration of the next chapter in their lives as they are dedicating their lives to God. Those baptized (in order) Hannah Alstaetter & Robin Cutright.

Who Are We?

Ron Monteith


Description:Pastor Ron takes a short break from the book of James to speak on who we are.(Join us toinight 8/27 for a night of Worship/Prayer and Baptsims)Going > Growing > Glowing1. Going - Reach People-Invest & Invite2. Growing - Build Believers-Train & Equip3. Glowing - Reflect Jesus-Serve & Love

Do as I Do

Ron Monteith


Description:James 1:19-22Do as I DoMake sure to be doers of the word and not just hearers.2 Chronicles 25:1-2 "1Amaziah was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem twenty-nine years. His mother's name was Jehoaddan; she was from Jerusalem. 2He did what was right in the eyes of the LORD, but not wholeheartedly."

Slow to Anger

Ron Monteith


Description:James 1:18-25Focus on verse 19Quick to ListenSlow to SpeakSlow to Anger

Conscientious Cooperator

Wayne Altstaetter


Description:Suffering for Righteousness- You have to choose this kind of suffering and aim to choose for the sufferings of Christ.Why? - Because we believe in this cause.Romans 1:16 - "For I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God that brings salvation to everyone who believes: first to the Jew, then to the Gentile."1 Peter 3:14-16We need to from an Conscientious objector to a Conscientious cooperator

Thank You!

Ron Monteith


Description:James 1:16-18Thank God for everything that happens to you. For every negative, thank God for a positive!1 Corinthians 4:7 - "For who makes you different from anyone else? What do you have that you did not receive? And if you did receive it, why do you boast as though you did not?"

Internal Temptation

Ron Monteith


Description:James 1:13-16 Internal Temptation1 Corinthians 10:13 - No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your ability, but with the temptation he will also provide the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it.

Dealing with Discouragement

Ron Monteith


Description:James 1:1-121. God's perspective on our circumstancesTruth = Joy (Inner Strength)2. God's perspective on our futureTrust = Peace3. God's perspective on our motivation Triumph = Testimony

Don't Doubt!

Ron Monteith


Description:Don't Waver in your faithJames 1:6What a Believer Looks Like?1. Find strength in weakness2. Give 100% in all they do3. Savor (Enjoy) Life4. When trials hit, they find strength in the Lord5. Do not Quit6. Invest into Others7. Trust in the Lord8. Love Jesus!!

Grow Up!

Ron Monteith


Description:James 1:4 (ESV) -"And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.

DON'T Quit

Ron Monteith


Description:Theme of this series: "It's Not about Me"James 1:3Is this happening to me or for me?To Me:Pity Party / Feeling sorry for myself / Cry, Complain, whine / Worry, fear & frustrationFor You:You Trust more in God = Peace, Contentment, Trust & JoyWe Grow in Steadfastness, Endurance & StrengthMatthew 11:6 - "Blessed is the one who is not offended by me."

It's Not About Me

Ron Monteith


Description:James 1:1-3Proverbs 3:5-6Why Trials?1. Bring us closer to God2. Break is of our independence3. Direct or Redirect our PathsWhat is my purpose in life and why am I here?TO GLORIFY GOD

The Danger of Easy Believe

Ron Monteith


Description:How do we protect ourselves from worldly philosophies?Proverbs 4:23Ephesians 4:11-121. Saturation of the word of God2. Equip ourselves3. Growth (Ephesians 4:13-14

Situational Ethics

Ron Monteith


Description:"What Happens in Vegas stays in Vegas"Genesis 3:1Genesis 39:1-9Why didn't Joseph say yes?1. Joseph knew that there are moral absolutes2. Joseph was keenly aware of God's percautions3. God's word was the final authority in his lfiePsalm 119:11Who or what is the moral compass in your life?1. YOU!2. God and his Word


Luis Vazquez


Description:First Baptist has the pleasure of celebrating Youth Sunday with several of our youth putting on our service. Senior Luis Vazquez shares a short sermon of God working through his life.2 Corinthians 12:7-10

Fulfillment and Satisfaction

Ron Monteith


Description:Do not be Afraid!John 4:9-14 & Genisis 3:8-13Who am I in Jesus?1. Apperance - Beautiful to God (Psalm 139:13)2. Belonging - We are loved and belong to the family of God(Romans 8:31)3. Worthiness - Righteous person in Christ(2 Corinthians 5:17)4. Security - Peace with God (Romans)5. Competence - (Ephesians 2:10)

Financial Peace Testimony

Mark Janowiecki


Description:Mark Janowiecki speaks about how going through Dave Ramsey's Finanncial Peace University and now he and his family are DEBT FREE!


Ron Monteith


Description:1 John 5:21 -"Dear children, keep yourselves from idols."Materialism vs. Generosity cannot co-exist!Romans 12:9 - "Let love be genuine. Abhor what is evil; hold fast to what is good."

Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Recipient

Nadia Karnatova


Description:Nadia Karnatova, born in the Ukraine, recieved an Operation Christmas Child Shoebox when she was younger. She now lives in the United States and shares her journey traveling with OCC.(We had a technical difficulty with our morning sermon to where the audio will not be able to be uploaded. We apologize for this inconvenience and hope you tune in next week as we continue our new series "Toxic" with Head Pastor Ron Moneith)

10:30AM Counterfeit Christianity

James Walker


Description:How to detect true Christianity vs counterfeit Christianity.3 Ways to recognize a counterfeit:1. Another Jesus2. Another Spirit3. Another Gospel

9:30AM Jehovah's Witnesses

James Walker


Description:Understanding and reaching Jehovah's Winess in love.

"Don't Cling to Me"

Wayne Altstaetter


Description:Pastor Wayne's early morning Easter Sermon.John 20:11-18Things that are new after the resurrection:New RelationshipNew RelativesNew Responsibility

Love One Another

Ron Monteith


Description:Ron's Easter Sermon"Love One Another" - John 13:34-35

Are We a Healthy, High Impact Church?

Ron Monteith


Description:Pastor Ron preaches about what makes a healthy church and shares statistics on 2016 churches who have closed their doors.Reach PeopleBuild BelieversReflect Jesus

Still Useful

Jeremy McDonaugh


Description:Jeremy is 35 years old and is married to his beautiful wife, Colleen. They are blessed with 6 wonderful children. Jeremy served as Business Manager and then Assistant Pastor at Gospel Light Baptist Church beginning in December of 2005 and ending October 2009.

Where's your Mission?

Jason Walls


Description:"Do you believe hard times are happening TO you or FOR you?" God is using our story to reach others. Everyone has scars wondering what God is doing, we just have to trust in him!Jason speaks of when Jesus appears to his disciples and helps them believe.John 20:19-31


Jeff Hubbard


Description:We welcome Jeff Hubbard from Savannah, Georgia who has worked missions in Ecuador and Hunduras.Pastor Jeff speaks a sermon on James, Jesus' half brother.James 1:19-29 (ESV)-Know this-Put Away-Do this

Fellowship of Christian Atheletes

Rex Stump


Description:Rex Stump is the Area Director for the Fellowship of Christian Atheletes (FCA) in the NW Ohio/Southern Michigan region. For more than 13 years, Rex has worked with area colleges, schools and sport teams giving them weekly encouragement and team building opportunities. He is blessed to be married to his wife Jenny, and they have three active sons.

Teach, Part 2

Ron Monteith


Description:Romans 12:1-2Be All In with God

Youth for Christ

Eric Durre


Description:Eric Durre shares with our church family in what he is doing with the Youth for Christ organization. He also shares his role and what other parts of the ministry are doing.

Overflow Worship Baptisms

Ron Monteith


Description:Ron Monteith had the privileged of baptising five people including both children and adults during our overflow worship night February 26th. Join us on the celebration of the next chapter in their lives as they are dedicating their lives to God. Those baptized (in order) were Sidney White, Cheyenne Hogan, Shelton Hogan and Holly & Philip Salisbury.Acts 22:16 -"And now what are you waiting for? Get up, be baptized and wash your sins away, calling on his name."