What REALLY Matters

Ron Monteith

10/22/17

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

10/15/17

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

10/8/17

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

10/1/17

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

9/24/17

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

9/24/17

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

9/24/17

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

9/17/17

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

9/10/17

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

9/3/17

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

8/27/17

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

8/27/17

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

8/20/17

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

8/13/17

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

Conscientious Cooperator

Wayne Altstaetter

8/6/17

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

7/30/17

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

7/23/17

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

7/16/17

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

7/9/17

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

6/25/17

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

6/18/17

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

6/11/17

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

6/4/17

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

5/28/17

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

Thorns

Luis Vazquez

5/21/17

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

5/14/17

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

5/7/17

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

Materialism

Ron Monteith

5/7/17

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

4/30/17

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

4/23/17

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

4/23/17

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

"Don't Cling to Me"

Wayne Altstaetter

4/16/17

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

4/16/17

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

Are We a Healthy, High Impact Church?

Ron Monteith

4/9/17

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

4/2/17

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

3/26/17

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

#Faithworks

Jeff Hubbard

3/19/17

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

3/12/17

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

3/5/17

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

Youth for Christ

Eric Durre

3/5/17

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

2/26/17

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."

Teach

Ron Monteith

2/26/17

Description:Romans 12 verses 1 & 2Invest / Invite...Reach / TeachPurpose at FBC:-Reach People-Build Believers-Reflect Jesus

Invite / Reach

Ron Monteith

2/19/17

Description:Matthew 28:19Ways of inviting people to church:Invite them to worship; meet them at the door; Make sure to sit with them; Introduce them to church friends; Maybe take them to lunch afterwards; Share your love for Jesus with them.How to talk about Jesus:Romans 3:23, 5:8, 6:23, 10:9-10,13Ephesians 2:8-9

Invest

Ron Monteith

2/12/17

Description:Matthew 28Go and Make Disciples of all NationsPeople do not care how much I know... until they know how much I care.

Why we Celebrate Communion?

Ron Monteith

2/5/17

Description:1 Corinthians Chapter 11:23-25An in depth look of what communion really looks like in remembering the sacrifice of Jesus Christ.

Why Tithe?

Ron Monteith

1/29/17

Description:"If you love me, obey my commandments." - John 14:15 NLTAlso includes guest speaker, Richard Krell, a friend of Pastor Ron and family.

Just One More Quarter

Wayne Altstaetter

1/22/17

Description:Contentment:1st Timothy 6:6-10Contentment is an inner sense of rest or peace that one forms from being right with God and knowing that he is in control of all that happens to us.1. Our priority must be Godliness, not gain2. Our view must have eternal, not temporalPhilippians 4:6-7, 10-13

Missions from Brazil

Johnathan Matthews

1/22/17

Description:We welcome Johnathan Matthews, his wife Erin, and their children to our church as they share a video of their mission work done in Sào Paulo, Brazil. We also thank Johnathan and his family for all of the hard work they do in this country to bring people closer to Christ.