2015 Sermon Page for Main Street United Methodist Church

Sermons Delivered January 4, 2015 to December 27, 2015


Sermon/Service Archives:   2017   2016   2014   2013   2012   2011   2010   2009   2008   2007   2006   2005

On the right side of the table below are six links to different files for each service:
  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;
  3. two audio forms of the sermon only in a WMA file (Windows Media Audio) and MP3 file each playable with a sound card and speakers.   Microsoft Windows Media Player software (free) can be used for the WMA files;
  4. two audio forms of the whole worship service -- including the sermon -- in WMA and MP3 formats.

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      Sermons Delivered by Pastor Phil Thrailkill


2015 Sermon Date Sermon Lesson Text Links Audio Links
Sermon Title Bulletin Sermon Sermon  Service
Dec 27
Matthew 2:1-23
"Seekers And Slayers"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Dec 24
Luke 2:1-21
"A Most Subversive Story"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Dec 20
1 Timothy 3:14 - 4:16
"True Faith Breeds Holy Toughness"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Dec 13
Hebrews 1:1 - 2:9
"What About All The Angels?"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Dec 6
Philippians 2:1-18
"Downwardly Mobile By Choice"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Nov 29
Luke's Christmas Story
28th Annual Hanging of the Greens Service
PDF No Text No Sermon WMA Audio  MP3
Nov 29
Galatians 4:1-11
"Must-A-Been The Right Time"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Nov 22
Matthew 12:1-21
"Jesus And The Hardheads"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Nov 15
Matthew 25:31-46
"What Happens Last Matters Most"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Nov 8
Malachi 3:7-12
"God Issues a Dare"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Nov 1
1 Corinthians 16:1-12
"Growing A Generous Church"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Oct 25
1 Corinthians 9:19-27
"The Power Of Influence"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Oct 18
Romans 12:9-21
"Love Has A 'To Do' List"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Oct 11
Romans 12:1-8
"Fueling Christ's Work"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Oct 4
Revelation 4:1-11
"What Are They Doing In Heaven Today?"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Sep 27
James 5:13-20
"Where We Learn To Pray"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Sep 20
Acts 2:41-47; 1 Corinthians 1:10-17
"Church: The Ideal And The Real"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Sep 13
Matthew 11:20-30
"Heavy Judgment, Light Yoke"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Sep 6
Matthew 11:2-19
"The Shoulders On Which We Stand"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Aug 30
Matthew 10:34 - 11:1
"The Cost Of Loyalty, Part 2"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Aug 23
Matthew 10:17-33
"The Cost Of Loyalty"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Aug 16
John 2:23 - 3:21
"Jesus The Riddler"
PDF PDF No Links Available
Aug 9
Matthew 9:35 - 10:16
"Living Extensions"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Aug 2
Matthew 9:18-38
"Who's In Control Here?"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Jul 26
Matthew 9:9-17
"The Disruptive Call"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Jul 19
Matthew 8:28 - 9:8
"The Power and Limits Of Jesus' Authority"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Jul 12
Matthew 8:18-27
"Outside The Comfort Zone"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Jul 5
John 5:1-8
"In Search of God's Grace: A Journey of Hope"
PDF Link Not Yet Available WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
The July 5th message was delivered by
The Reverend Ken Kelly, Executive Director of Greenwood Pathway House.
Jun 28
Matthew 7:28 - 8:17
"Jesus And The Outcasts"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Jun 21
Matthew 7:21 - 8:1
"Who Will Stand The Test?"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Jun 14
Matthew 7:7-12
"Pressing Into The Promises"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Jun 7
Matthew 7:1-6
"Pause and Discern"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
May 31
Matthew 7:13-20
"Which Way Is Life?"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
May 24
John 14:15-17, 25-26; 15:7-11, 26-27; 16:1-4a, 13-15
"The Genius Of The Holy Spirit"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
May 17
Matthew 16:16-19
"What Now?"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
The May 17 "Confirmation and Youth Sunday" message was delivered by
Mr. Phil Saunders, Director of Youth and Young Adult
Ministries at Main Street United Methodist Church.
May 10
Matthew 6:25-34
"Mental Health: Kingdom Style"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
May 3
Matthew 6:19-24
"Investment Strategies"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Apr 26
John 21:15-25
"Tough And Tender Jesus"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Apr 19
John 21:1-14
"Jesus: Servant Of His People"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Apr 12
John 20:19-31
"Using The Tools He Gave Us"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Apr 5
John 20:1-18
"Primary Evidence"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Mar 29
John 19:31-42
"What Happened To The Corpse?"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Mar 22
Matthew 6:1 & 5-15
"Where You Learn To Pray"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Mar 15
Matthew 6:1-4 &16-18
"Who's Your Audience?"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Mar 8
Matthew 5:43-48
"Family Likeness?"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Mar 1
Matthew 5:33-42
"Going Hard Against The Grain"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Feb 22
Matthew 5:27-32
"The Heart Of The Matter"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Feb 15
Matthew 5:17-26
"Jesus The Radical"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Feb 8
Matthew 5:11-16
"The Salt And Light Company"
PDF Link Not Yet Available WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Feb 1
Matthew 4:23 - 5:10
"What Following Jesus Is Like"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Jan 25
Matthew 4:23 - 5:6
"The Way Up Is The Way Down"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Jan 18
Matthew 4:12 - 5:1
"What The Kingdom Looks Like"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Jan 11
Matthew 4:1-11
"The Testing Of God's Son"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3
Jan 4
Matthew 3:1-17
"The Great Tipping Point"
PDF PDF WMA  MP3 WMA  MP3