2013 Sermon Page for Main Street United Methodist Church

Sermons Delivered January 6, 2013 to December 29, 2013


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  1. a file (in PDF format) containing the order of worship as printed in the church bulletin for that service;
  2. a file (in PDF format) containing the scripture notes and text of the sermon;
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  4. audio form of the whole worship service -- including the sermon -- in WMA file format.

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      Sermons Delivered by Pastor Phil Thrailkill


2013 Sermon Date Sermon Lesson// Links
Sermon Title Bulletin Text Sermon Service
Dec 29
Matthew 2:1-23
"The Aftermath Of Christmas"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Dec 24
Luke 2:1-21
"Raising Questions At Christmas"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Dec 22
John 1:1-18
"He Came For You And Me"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Dec 15
Matthew 1:18-25
"Portrait Of A Good Man"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Dec 8
Luke 9:37-50
"One Hero On This Team"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Dec 1
Luke's Christmas Story
26th Annual Hanging of the Greens Service
PDF No Text WMA Audio WMA Audio
Dec 1
Luke 9:18-36
"Who's Worth Listening To?"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Nov 27
Deuteronomy 26:1-11
"Your Father Was A Wandering Aramean"
PDF No Text WMA Audio WMA Audio
The November 27, 2013 service was the sixth annual Community Thanksgiving Service featuring choir members and clergy from three Greenwood-area churches. The message was delivered by The Reverend Nathan Gragg, Pastor, Immanuel Lutheran Church.
Nov 24
Luke 9:1-17
"Facing The Impossible With The Invisible"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Nov 17
Luke 8:40-56
"When You're Hot, You're Hot!"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Nov 10
Acts 16:9-10
"God's Remedy for Static Spirituality"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
The November 10, 2013 message was delivered during our Consecration Sunday service by The Reverend Doctor Regi Thackston, retired clergy in the SC Conference of the United Methodist Church.
Nov 3
Luke 12:13-21
"Where Does Security Lie?"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Oct 27
1 Timothy 6:1-10, 17-19
"Naked In, Naked Out"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Oct 20
Deuteronomy 26:1-15
"Becoming Part Of The Story"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Oct 13
Luke 8:22-39
"More To Missions Than Meets The Eye"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Oct 6
Luke 8:1-21
"The Seed That Wins"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Sep 29
Luke 7:36-50
"When Forgiveness Breaks Through"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Sep 22
Luke 7:18-35
"Jesus Deals With A Friend"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Sep 15
Luke 7:1-17
"Understanding Spiritual Authority"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Sep 8
Luke 6:39-49
"How A Jesus-Follower Endures"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Sep 1
Luke 6:27-38
"Living Like God"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Aug 25
Luke 6:17-26
"The Upside-Down Kingdom"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Aug 18
Luke 6:12-19; 8:1-3
"Living IN A Larger Circle"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Aug 11
Luke 6:1-11
"What Matters Most?"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Aug 4
Luke 5:27-39
"The Problem Of Conventional Religion"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Jul 28
Matthew 28:16-20
"Gimme That Ole-Time Religion"
PDF No Text WMA Audio WMA Audio
The July 28 message was delivered by Mr. Karl Kelly, Main Street's Church Council Chair.
Jul 21
Matthew 5:3-10
"Being Blessed and Being a Blessing"
PDF No Text WMA Audio WMA Audio
The July 21 message was delivered by The Reverend Bill Rogers, III, retired clergy in the SC Conference of the United Methodist Church.
Jul 14
Luke 5:17-26
"Whole From The Inside Out"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Jul 7
Luke 5:1-16
"How Jesus Operated"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Jun 30
Luke 9:51-62
"Going All the Way with Jesus"
PDF No Text WMA Audio WMA Audio
The June 30 service was celebrated as Main Street's 'Connection Sunday.' The message was delivered by The Reverend James L. Friday, Greenwood District Superintendent
Jun 23
Luke 4:31-44
"Glimpse Of A World Set Free"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Jun 16
Ephesians 5:1-2; 21-33; 6:1-4
"The High Call Of A Christian Man"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Jun 9
Luke 4:16-30
"The Jesus Manifesto"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Jun 2
Luke 4:1-15
"The Private And The Public Victory"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
May 26
Luke 3:23-38
"A Place In God's Family"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
May 19
Acts 2:1-21
"The Spirit Is For All"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
May 12
Proverbs 31
"The Power Of A Committed Woman"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
May 5
Acts 1:12-26
"Healing A Deep Wound In The Church"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Apr 28
Acts 1:1-11
"Where Is Jesus Now? What Are We To Do?"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Apr 21
Luke 24:36-63
"A New Beginning"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Apr 14
Ephesians 2:8-9; Romans 6:23
"Gifts"
PDF No Text WMA Audio WMA Audio
The April 14, 2013 message was delivered by The Reverend Leon Thompson, retired clergy in the SC Conference of the United Methodist Church.
Apr 7
Luke 24:13-35
"Hearts On Fire"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Mar 31
Luke 24:1-12
"Too Good Not To Be True!"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Mar 24
Luke 22:66 - 23:25
"Who's On Trial Here?"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Mar 17
Luke 22:39-65
"One Hero!"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Mar 10
Luke 21:5-38
"Get Smart! Get Ready! Stay Alert!"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Mar 3
Luke 22:1-38
"Eating On A Battlefield"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Feb 24
Luke 20:21-26
"In God We Trust?"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Feb 17
Luke 20:1-20
"Teflon Jesus"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Feb 10
Luke 20:27-40
"Something Greater Than Marriage"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Feb 3
Luke 19:28-48
"The Tragedy of Missing God"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Jan 27
Deuteronomy 6:4-12
"DAYSPRING 1 - Sermon in Song"
PDF No Text WMA Audio WMA Audio
The January 27 -30, 2013 messages are part of the January revival series -- sung, acted, and delivered by The Reverend Wesley Putnam of Wesley Putnam Ministries in Bedford, TX.
Jan 20
Luke 3:1-22
"The Beginning Of Revival"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Jan 13
Luke 2:40-52
"Grace Between The Generations"
PDF PDF WMA Audio WMA Audio
Jan 6
Luke 2:22-39
"Divine Appointments"
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