As a Christian church, we exist to honour God by helping local people worship God, grow spiritually, serve others, and reach their communities and the world with the message and love of Jesus Christ.

First Baptist Church
Simcoe

Summer Worship Services: 10:30am Sundays
(June 17th to September 2nd, 2018)

Archived Sermons

The following sermons are available for download. Some were recorded during worship services and are available as audio MP3 files. You can listen to those on-line or download them for later listening. Starting in 2017, sermon manuscripts are also being made available in PDF format, if you prefer to read them. Availability of recordings and manuscripts varies from one worship service to the next.

MP3 before a title indicates an MP3 audio recording is available.
PDF before a title indicates a PDF manuscript is available.
* after a title indicates a guest speaker delivered all or part of the sermon

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Genesis

PDF Genesis 1:1-5 Honey and Locusts: Yum, Yum

MP3 Genesis 2:4-9, 15-23 What Are We Here For? *

MP3 Genesis 2:4b-9, 18-23 The Church is a Community

MP3 PDF Genesis 2:15-17; 3:1-7 The Devil Made Me Do It

MP3 Genesis 3:1-21 Ephesians 2:1, 4-8

MP3 Genesis 4:1-16 The Human Condition

MP3 PDF Genesis 9:8-17 God's Rainbow Coalition

Exodus

MP3 Exodus 1:8-22 Who is Jesus to You? *

MP3 PDF Exodus 3:1-15 God's Great Plan

MP3 PDF Exodus 17:1-7 Are You Thirsty?

MP3 PDF Exodus 24:12-18 What Goes Up Must Come Down

Leviticus

MP3 PDF Leviticus 19:1-2; 9-18 Anything But This!

Numbers

MP3 PDF Numbers 11:24-30 God's Gifted Program

Deuteronomy

MP3 PDF Deuteronomy 30:15-20 It's All About Reconcilliation

Joshua

MP3 PDF Joshua 24:14-15 Mom's Greatest Gift

1 Samuel

MP3 PDF 1 Samuel 3:1-20 Come and See

1 Kings

MP3 1 Kings 17:8-16 Heart to God, Hand to Man

Psalm

MP3 PDF Psalm 1 Fighting Fear in the Family

MP3 PDF Psalm 4 Ignorance Is Not Bliss

MP3 PDF Psalm 8 Pop Quiz

PDF Psalm 13 What Defines Us As A People?

MP3 PDF Psalm 16 Who Could Blame Thomas?

MP3 PDF Psalm 19 Whose Crop is This?

MP3 PDF Psalm 19 Zeal for the Lord

MP3 Psalm 22:1-11 Here Comes My Friend *

MP3 Psalm 22:1-10 (more info …)

MP3 PDF Psalm 22:23-31 No One Likes Bad News

MP3 PDF Psalm 22:25-31 Frequent Flyer

MP3 PDF Psalm 23 Who Is Your Shepherd?

MP3 PDF Psalm 23 Are You Blind?

MP3 Psalm 23 Jesus as a Shepherd *

MP3 PDF Psalm 34:1-10, 22 To Be or Not To Be

MP3 PDF Psalm 66:8-20 Never Alone

MP3 PDF Psalm 78:1-4; 12-16 Why Did You Not Believe Him?

MP3 PDF Psalm 86:1-10, 16-17 Denied

MP3 PDF Psalm 89:1-4 A Promise Fulfilled

MP3 PDF Psalm 90:1-6 Twisting in the Wind

MP3 PDF Psalm 98 Abiding In Love

MP3 PDF Psalm 99 Whose Image is On You?

MP3 PDF Psalm 100 What Does Jesus Want From Me?

MP3 PDF Psalm 105:1-6; 37-45 Late to the Party

MP3 PDF Psalm 106:1-6; 19-23 Come to the Party

MP3 PDF Psalm 107:1-3, 17-22 No Condemnation Now I Dread

MP3 PDF Psalm 107:1-7; 33-37 Why are you Religious?

MP3 Psalm 111 Unclean Spirit

MP3 PDF Psalm 114 Paying it Forward

MP3 PDF Psalm 116:1-4; 12-19 Going to Emmaus

MP3 PDF Psalm 116:1-2; 12-19 A Father's Love

MP3 PDF Psalm 118:1-2; 19-29 Make Way!

MP3 PDF Psalm 121 Born Again

MP3 PDF Psalm 123 A Talent for Trouble

MP3 PDF Psalm 128 Kingdom Treasure

MP3 PDF Psalm 133 Community of One

MP3 PDF Psalm 138 He's Out of His Mind!

MP3 PDF Psalm 139:1-6 What's With All the Rules?

MP3 PDF Psalm 139:1-12, 23-24 Growing Like a Weed

MP3 Psalm 145:1-4 Praise and Witness

MP3 PDF Psalm 148 Finger Pointing

Proverbs

MP3 Proverbs 3:1-12 What Makes a Dad Great

MP3 Proverbs 8:1-4, 22-31 Wise Beyond Years *

MP3 Proverbs 31:10-12, 25-30 We Are So Blessed

Isaiah

MP3 Isaiah 2:1-5 What's On Your Credit Card?

MP3 PDF Isaiah 6:1-8 Here I Am!

MP3 Isaiah 7:10-16 What Did You Return?

MP3 Isaiah 9:1-4 Leaving It All Behind

MP3 Isaiah 11:1-10 What's Under Your Tree?

MP3 Isaiah 35:1-10 What's In Your Stocking?

PDF Isaiah 40:1-11 God's Infrastructure Plan

MP3 PDF Isaiah 40:21-31 On Tour

MP3 Isaiah 42:1-19 Why Baptism?

MP3 Isaiah 43:1-7 (more info …)

MP3 Isaiah 49:1-7 Who or What Are You Following?

MP3 PDF Isaiah 52:13-53:12 Why?

MP3 PDF Isaiah 52:13-53:12 God's Qualifier

MP3 Isaiah 53:2b-9 Here Comes My Friend *

MP3 PDF Isaiah 58:1-9a What Governs Me?

MP3 PDF Isaiah 61:1-11 What a Difference Jesus Makes

MP3 PDF Isaiah 64:1-9 What Was God Doing?

Jeremiah

MP3 PDF Jeremiah 31:31-34 The Draw of the Cross

Ezekiel

MP3 PDF Ezekiel 36:22-27 The Heart of the Matter

MP3 PDF Ezekiel 37:1-14 There is Always Hope

MP3 PDF Ezekiel 37:1-14 Dem Dry Old Bones

Daniel

MP3 Daniel 7:13-14 (more info …)

Jonah

MP3 PDF Jonah 3:1-5, 10 Drop Everything!

Micah

PDF Micah 2:2-5a What's It All About?

MP3 Micah 5:2-5a What's On Your Table?

MP3 PDF Micah 6:1-8 Such Foolishness, Such Love

Matthew

MP3 Matthew 1:18-21, 24-25 People of Hope

MP3 Matthew 2:1-11 (more info …)

MP3 Matthew 2:13-23 What Did You Return?

MP3 Matthew 3:13-17 Why Baptism?

MP3 PDF Matthew 4:1-11 The Devil Made Me Do It

MP3 Matthew 4:12-23 Leaving It All Behind

MP3 PDF Matthew 5:1-12 To Be or Not To Be

MP3 PDF Matthew 5:13-20 What Governs Me?

MP3 PDF Matthew 5:21-37 It's All About Reconcilliation

MP3 PDF Matthew 5:38-48 Anything But This!

MP3 PDF Matthew 9:35-10:23 A Father's Love

MP3 PDF Matthew 10:24-39 Denied

PDF Matthew 10:40-42 What Defines Us As A People?

MP3 Matthew 11:2-11 What's In Your Stocking?

MP3 PDF Matthew 13:10-17 The Heart of the Matter

MP3 PDF Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43 Growing Like a Weed

MP3 PDF Matthew 13:31-33, 44-52 Kingdom Treasure

MP3 Matthew 16:13-20 Who is Jesus to You? *

MP3 PDF Matthew 16:21-28 God's Great Plan

MP3 PDF Matthew 17:1-20 What Goes Up Must Come Down

MP3 PDF Matthew 18:15-20 Finger Pointing

MP3 PDF Matthew 18:21-26 Paying it Forward

MP3 PDF Matthew 20:1-16 Late to the Party

MP3 Matthew 21:1-11 Palm Sunday 2016 *

MP3 PDF Matthew 21:1-11 Make Way!

MP3 PDF Matthew 21:23-32 Why Did You Not Believe Him?

MP3 PDF Matthew 21:33-43 Whose Crop is This?

MP3 PDF Matthew 22:1-14 Come to the Party

MP3 PDF Matthew 22:15-22 Whose Image is On You?

MP3 PDF Matthew 22:34-46 Twisting in the Wind

MP3 Matthew 22:34-39 What Are We Here For? *

MP3 PDF Matthew 23:1-12 Why are you Religious?

MP3 Matthew 24:36-44 What's On Your Credit Card?

MP3 PDF Matthew 25:14-30 A Talent for Trouble

MP3 PDF Matthew 25:31-46 What Does Jesus Want From Me?

MP3 Matthew 25:31-40 (more info …) *

MP3 Matthew 26:47-55, 57-67 Here Comes My Friend *

MP3 Matthew 27:11-61 Here Comes My Friend *

MP3 PDF Matthew 28:1-19 Looking for Jesus in all the Wrong Places

Mark

PDF Mark 1:1-8 God's Infrastructure Plan

PDF Mark 1:4-11 Honey and Locusts: Yum, Yum

MP3 Mark 1:9-15 (more info …)

MP3 PDF Mark 1:14-20 Drop Everything!

MP3 Mark 1:14-20 (more info …)

MP3 Mark 1:21-28 Unclean Spirit

MP3 Mark 1:21-28 (more info …)

MP3 Mark 1:29-39 (more info …)

MP3 PDF Mark 1:29-39 On Tour

MP3 Mark 1:40-45 (more info …)

MP3 Mark 2:1-12 (more info …)

MP3 PDF Mark 2:23-3:6 What's With All the Rules?

MP3 PDF Mark 3:20-35 He's Out of His Mind!

MP3 PDF Mark 8:31-38 No One Likes Bad News

MP3 Mark 8:31-38 (more info …)

MP3 PDF Mark 11:1-11 More Like Jesus

MP3 PDF Mark 13:24-37 What Was God Doing?

Luke

MP3 PDF Luke 1:26-38 A Promise Fulfilled

MP3 Luke 1:26-38 (more info …)

MP3 Luke 1:46-55 Grace Upon Grace *

MP3 Luke 2:1-20 What's On Your Table?

MP3 Luke 3:15-17, 21-22 (more info …)

MP3 Luke 4:14-21 (more info …)

MP3 Luke 4:21-30 (more info …)

MP3 Luke 5:1-11 (more info …)

MP3 Luke 9:23-24 (more info …)

MP3 Luke 13:1-9 (more info …)

MP3 Luke 15:1-10 Joy in Repentance

MP3 Luke 17:11-19 Do We Have an Attitude of Gratitude?

MP3 Luke 18:9-14 (more info …)

MP3 Luke 19:1-10 Let's Talk About Love

MP3 Luke 21:5-7, 25-36 People of Hope

MP3 Luke 22:14-20 Here Comes My Friend *

MP3 Luke 24:1-12 Easter 2016 *

MP3 PDF Luke 24:13-35 Going to Emmaus

John

MP3 John 1:1-14 (more info …)

MP3 John 1:1-18 Grace Upon Grace *

MP3 PDF John 1:6-8, 19-28 What a Difference Jesus Makes

MP3 John 1:29-42 Who or What Are You Following?

MP3 PDF John 1:43-51 Come and See

MP3 John 2:1-11 (more info …)

MP3 John 2:13-22 (more info …)

MP3 PDF John 2:13-25 Zeal for the Lord

MP3 PDF John 3:1-17 Born Again

MP3 John 3:14-21 (more info …)

MP3 PDF John 3:14-21 No Condemnation Now I Dread

MP3 PDF John 4:4-42 Are You Thirsty?

MP3 PDF John 9:1-41 Are You Blind?

MP3 PDF John 10:1-21 Who Is Your Shepherd?

MP3 John 10:7-14, 28-30 Jesus as a Shepherd *

MP3 John 10:14-18 (more info …)

MP3 PDF John 11:1-45 There is Always Hope

MP3 John 12:20-33 (more info …)

MP3 PDF John 12:20-33 The Draw of the Cross

MP3 John 13:31-35 Loving Like Jesus

MP3 PDF John 14:15-21 Never Alone

MP3 John 14:19-29 God With Us and Within Us

MP3 John 15:1-11 The Vine & The Branches *

MP3 PDF John 15:9-17 Abiding In Love

MP3 PDF John 19:16-37 Why?

MP3 PDF John 19:16-49 God's Qualifier

MP3 John 20:1-18 My Experience of New Life *

MP3 John 20:1-18 Easter 2015

MP3 PDF John 20:19-31 Who Could Blame Thomas?

MP3 John 20:19-31 (more info …)

MP3 John 20:24-29 (more info …)

MP3 John 21:1-14 (more info …)

MP3 John 21:15-19 (more info …)

Acts

MP3 Acts 1:1-11 Just Wait

MP3 Acts 2:1-7, 11b-18 Living Out Pentecost

MP3 PDF Acts 2:1-21 Dem Dry Old Bones

MP3 Acts 2:1-36 (more info …)

MP3 Acts 2:32-42 Peter's First Responders

MP3 PDF Acts 3:12-19 Ignorance Is Not Bliss

MP3 Acts 4:32-5:11 That Was Harsh!

MP3 PDF Acts 4:32-35 Community of One

MP3 Acts 6:1-7 (more info …)

MP3 PDF Acts 8:26-40 Frequent Flyer

MP3 Acts 8:26-40 (more info …)

MP3 Acts 9:1-31 Just the Way You Areā€¦Sort Of

MP3 PDF Acts 10:34-43 Looking for Jesus in all the Wrong Places

Romans

MP3 Romans 4:13-25 (more info …)

MP3 PDF Romans 8:12-17 Here I Am!

MP3 Romans 15:4-13 What's Under Your Tree?

1 Corinthians

MP3 PDF 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 Such Foolishness, Such Love

MP3 1 Corinthians 1:18-25 (more info …)

MP3 PDF 1 Corinthians 12:1-13 God's Gifted Program

MP3 1 Corinthians 15:1-11 My Experience of New Life *

2 Corinthians

MP3 PDF 2 Corinthians 13:5-13 Pop Quiz

Ephesians

MP3 Ephesians 1:3-12 Ephesians 1:3-12; 2:1-10; 1:15-23

MP3 Ephesians 1:15-23 Ephesians 1:3-12; 2:1-10; 1:15-23

MP3 Ephesians 2:1-10 Ephesians 1:3-12; 2:1-10; 1:15-23

MP3 Ephesians 2:1, 4-8 Ephesians 2:1, 4-8

MP3 Ephesians 2:1-10 (more info …)

MP3 Ephesians 2:11-16 Ephesians 2:11-16

MP3 Ephesians 2:17-22 Ephesians 2:17-22

MP3 Ephesians 3:8-21 Ephesians 3:8-21

MP3 Ephesians 4:1-16 Ephesians 4:1-16

MP3 Ephesians 4:17-5:2 Ephesians 4:17-5:2

MP3 Ephesians 6:10-22 Dressed for War

Philippians

MP3 PDF Philippians 2:1-11 More Like Jesus

MP3 Philippians 2:5-11 (more info …)

Colossians

MP3 Colossians 1:9-14 God is Still on His Throne

MP3 Colossians 1:15-22 Grace Upon Grace *

1 Timothy

MP3 1 Timothy 4:9-15 Young in the Lord

MP3 1 Timothy 6:11-16 How Much Do You Trust?

2 Timothy

MP3 2 Timothy 3:14-4:2 The Word Learned and Lived

MP3 2 Timothy 4:1-4 Praise and Witness

Hebrews

MP3 Hebrews 5:5-10 (more info …)

1 Peter

MP3 PDF 1 Peter 1:17-23 Mom's Greatest Gift

MP3 PDF 1 Peter 3:18-22 God's Rainbow Coalition

MP3 1 Peter 3:18-22 (more info …)

1 John

MP3 PDF 1 John 4:7-21 Fighting Fear in the Family

Revelation

MP3 Revelation 19:5-9 The Family Table