Sermon Archive — 2017

 

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 2017 Messages to Mt. Olive congregation

 Audio mp3 files with recordings

(occasionally prefaced with singing led by the Heavensong Praise Team).

These recorded messages are easily played with almost any computer or device and may be downloaded if you wish.

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Protrait of Kenneth L. Williamson

 

 

 

—Rev. Kenneth L. Williamson (unless noted otherwise)

 

 

 

 

Messy, but GloriousMan an woman dressed in jewish robes holding a baby and smiling with the words "Simeon and Anna see Jesus"

at 9:00 AM —31 December 2017

Presented by Rev. Jack Flachsbart

 

 

 

 

 

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On Sunday, Christmas Eve Mt. Olive held two worship services: one in the morning and a Candlelight service in the evening {no worship service on Christmas Day}.

 

 

Man in a green robe beside a woman in a purple robe holding a tiny baby and the words "Mary and Joseph"Joseph and Mary

at 9:00 AM —24 December 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Can You Hear It?A hand held up to an ear with the words "Can You Hear It?"

at 6:00 PM —24 December 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Mid-Week Advent Series on Mary

Drawing of Mary with the text of Luke 1:38
Luke 1:38

Mary the First Catechumen

—6 Wed, December 2017, part one

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mary’s Visit with ElizabethTwo women covered in flowing robes with their heads covered embrace each other

—13 Wed, December 2017, part two

 

 

 

 

Mary with hands folded in prayer over a baby in a crib and the words of Luke 1:29Mary’s Song

—20 Wed, December 2017, part three

 

 

 

 

 

 

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A photo of an old city with words from Isaiah 40:1 "Comfort, Comfort my people, says your God."

A Comfort that comes from God

—10 December 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Voice and A FingerA bearded man standing in water up to his knees with a staff in one hand and the other hand pointing with a finger and the words "John the Baptist Prepares the Way"

—17 December 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Thanks for NothingA child holding several balloons and running in a meadow covered with grass and flowers and the words of 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18

—22 November 2017, Wednesday, Thanksgiving Eve

 

 

 

 

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A church with the word "Worship"Series:   Worship Photo of a woman in a green blouse with her hands folded on a bible

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Significance of Worship

—1 October 2017, part 1, beginning the series

 

 

Simple drawing of three people with arms uplifted and the words "The Meaning of Worship"

The Meaning of Worship

—8 October 2017,

part 2 of the series: Worship

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Sacrifice of WorshipA man holds up a knife above a boy with a ram caught in a bush behind and a dark cloud with three lightning bolts striking the earth and the words "Sacrifice of Isaac"

—15 October 2017, part 3 of the series on Worship

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A person in a joyful pose with the words "Praise the Lord"

The Never Ending Praise of Worship

—22 October 2017, part 4 of the series:

Worship

 

 

 

 

The Praise Continues

—12 November 2017, {presented by Elder, Ernie Gowan,} part 5 of the series:

Worship

 

 

 

 

 

Clouds with the words "Heavenly Worship"Heavenly Worship

—19 November 2017, part 6 of the series:

Worship

 

 

 

 

Oh, Come, Let us Sing to the Lord The shape of a person with music notes and symbols above them and the words : "Oh, Come, Let us Sing to the Lord"

—26 November 2017, part 7 of the series:

Worship

 

 

 

 

A photo of a rocky path through green weeds and the words "Though He slays me, yet will I trust Him."

The Whys, the Wonder, the Worship of God

 

—3 December 2017, part 8, the conclusion of the series:

Worship

 

 

 

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A Bible on a spiral notebook with a pencil and the words "New Sermon Series"Simple sketch of sunrise with the word "Hope"

Where to Find the Hope We Need

 

 

 

A black & white drawing of a pigeon surrounded by flowers and the text of Romans 15:13Is There Hope?

—23 July 2017, part 1 of the series:

Where to Find the Hope We Need

 

 

 

Hidden WoundsThe word "HOPE" in blue letters with a gold star in the center of the "O"

—30 July 2017, part 2 of the series:

Where to Find the Hope We Need

 

 

 

An Eagle flying with the words of Isaiah 40:31El Shaddai

 

{One of God’s names is “El Shaddai” which means “I am your all-powerful God,” or is often translated as “God Almighty.“}

 

—6 August 2017, part 3 of the series:

Where to Find the Hope We Need

 

 

Jesus seated and holding a lamb with the words "I am the God Who Shepherds You"

I am the God Who Shepherds You

 

—13 August 2017, part 4 of the series:

Where to Find the Hope We Need

 

 

 

 

 

I am the God

of Exceeding Joy Mountains with a rainbow in the clear blue sky and the words "For me to live is Christ"

 

 

 

 

—20 August 2017, part 5 of the series:

Where to Find the Hope We Need

 

 

 

Two white doves on an evergreen branch with snow in the background and the word "peace"I am the God of Peace

 

 

 

—27 August 2017, part 6 of the series:

Where to Find the Hope We Need

 

 

A dove with a branch in its beak and the world in the background with the words "Sanctified by Grace"

I am the God Who Sanctifies You

—3 September 2017, part 7 of the series:

Where to Find the Hope We Need

 

 

 

Jesus with his arms outstretched and moving and the words "God Provides"

I am the God Who Provides for You

—10 September 2017, part 8 of the series:

Where to Find the Hope We Need

 

 

 

 

A poster with the words "God Defends Us" with "Defends" in large green letters and a red star behind the "O" in GOD.

I am the God Who Defends You

—17 September 2017, part 9 of the series:

Where to Find the Hope We Need

 

 

 

A poster with the words "Our Father" decorated with scrollsThe Fatherhood of God

 

—24 September 2017, part 10,  concluding the series:

Where to Find the Hope We Need

 

 

 

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God’s Grace is the Heart of Our Faith

{GITHOOF} 9 part series: Heart painted in bright red and pink with the words "God's Grace is the Heart of Our Faith"

 

 

—Part 1, 23 April 2017

Saving Grace  

 

 

—30 April 2017

Guilt and Grace

part 2 of the series:

Grace is the Heart of Our Faith

 

 

—7 May 2017, part 3

Sustaining Grace A lake in the mountains with a rainbow in the sky and the words "The God of all grace"

 

 

 

 

Healing Grace

 

—21 May 2017, part 4 of the series:

Grace is the Heart of Our Faith

 

 

sillouette of a man in white with his arms open wide and lifted up with the cross in the background and the words "Liberating Grace"

 

 

—28 May 2017, part 5

Liberating Grace

 

 

 

 

 

 

ForgivenessA rainbow between clouds and the word "forgiveness"

Matthew 10:8

—June 11, 2017, part 6 of the series:

Grace is the Heart of Our Faith

 

 

 

Restore Us 

Lamentations 5:21

—June 25, 2017, part 7

 

 

A banner with the words "Be Transformed"

Being Transformed

Philippians 2:5

—July 2, 2017, part 8 of the series:

God’s Grace is the Heart of Our Faith

 

 

 

Growing in Faith and Trust Through Grace

—July 9, 2017, part 9, last part of the series:

God’s Grace is the Heart of Our Faith

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Mothers Day, 14 May 2017 A mother holding a newborn baby and the words "Blessings from God"

Please Pass The Blessing!

 

 

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{TTS} 7 part series:

Tears Tell the Story

 

 

part 1, Ash Wednesday March 1, 2017

Longing Tears

-Jesus Agonizes Over Jerusalem

 

 

part 2 of Tears Tell the Story, 2017 Mar 8

– No recording due to technical problems

 

 

part 3 of Tears Tell the Story, —2017, Wed. Mar 15

Impossible Tears

 

 

 

 

part 4 of Tears Tell the Story, —2017, Wed. Mar 22

Bowl of Tears

 

 

part 5 of Tears Tell the Story, —2017, Wed. Mar 29

Garden of Tears

 

 

part 6 of Tears Tell the Story, —2017, Wed. April 5

Guilty Tears

 

 

final part (7) of Tears Tell the Story, —2017, Sun. April 9

A Mother’s Tears Simple image of a face with one tear falling and the words "A Mother's Tears"

-Mary watches Jesus die

 

 

 

 

 

 

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{WITMJ} 14 part series:

Who is this Man, Jesus?

 

 

 

part 1, —Nov 27, 2016

The Identity of Deity

 

 

part 2 of series: Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2016, Dec 4

Jesus-A Relationship, a Courtship, a Miracle

 

 

Silouette of man walking with woman riding a donkey and stars above them

part 3 of Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2016, Dec 11

Joseph the Just 

 

 

 

 

 

part 4 of series: Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2016, Dec 18

What Kind of Savior is Jesus?

 

 

 

 

part 5 of series: Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2017, Jan 8

Life…As God Intended It

 

 

 

Outline drawing of Man with flowing beard and the ten commandmants behind him

part 6 of series: Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2017, Jan 15

Resting in Christ

 

 

 

part 7 of series: Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2017, Jan 22 Israelites crossing a river carrying the Ark of the Covenant and the words "The Israelites Enter the Promised Land"

Entering Rest 

 

 

 

part 8a of series: Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2017, Jan 29

The Astonishing Power of Jesus -part 1

 

 

 

 

 

part 8b of series: Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2017, Feb 5

The Astonishing Power of Jesus -part 2

 

 

 

part 9 of Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2017, Feb 12

The Ultimate Healer

 

 

 

part 10 of Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2017, Feb 19

Abiding in Christ

 

 

 

part 11a of series: Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2017, Feb 26

The Gathering Storm -part 1

 

 

part 11b of series: Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2017, Mar 5

The Gathering Storm -part 2

 

 

 

 

part 12a of series: Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2017, Mar 12

Judas kissing Jesus

 

Betrayed and Arrested -part 1

 

 

 

part 12b of Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2017, Mar 19A bulging bag with coins spread around it

Betrayed and Arrested -part 2

 

 

 

Close-up photo of a judge's gavel

part 13 of series:

Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2017, Mar 26

Analysis of a Courtroom Fiasco

 

 

 

part 14 of series: Who is this Man, Jesus?, —2017, April 2

The Last Trials of Jesus

 

 

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