2016 Sermon Page for Main Street United Methodist Church

Sermons Delivered January 3, 2016 to present


Sermon/Service Archives:   2017   2015   2014   2013   2012   2011   2010   2009   2008   2007   2006   2005

On the right side of the table below are four 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. an audio form of the sermon only in an MP3 file, playable with a sound card and speakers.
  4. an audio form of the whole worship service -- including the sermon -- in MP3 format.

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      Sermons Delivered by Pastor Phil Thrailkill


2016 Sermon Date Sermon Lesson Text Links Audio Links
Sermon Title Bulletin Sermon Sermon  Service
Dec 25
John 1:1-18
"Who Is Jesus Christ?"
PDF Link Not Yet Available MP3 MP3
Dec 24
Luke 2:1-21
"What's The Big Deal?"
Link Not Yet Available PDF MP3 MP3
Dec 18
Luke 1:26-38
"One Of A Kind Call"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Dec 11
Luke 1:5-25
"How To Build A Prophet"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Dec 4
Luke 1:1-4
"Making A Good Beginning"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Nov 27
Luke's Christmas Story
29th Annual Hanging of the Greens Service
PDF No Text No Sermon MP3
Nov 27
Romans 7:13 - 8:2
"Honest About The Battle"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Nov 20
Romans 7:1-12
"A New Way To Live"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Nov 13
2 Corinthians 9:6-15
"Testimony: The Growth Of A Giver"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Nov 6
Acts 13:1-3, 14:21-28
"A Brief Field Report And Challenge"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Oct 30
Matthew 9:9, 10:1-4
"Following Jesus"
PDF Link Not Available MP3 MP3
The October 30th message was delivered by
The Reverend John McFadden, Main Street UMC's Director of Music Ministries.
Oct 23
Luke 18:9-14
"Church Member Or Christ-Follower?"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
The October 23 message was delivered by Mr. Andrew Vickery.  
Andrew is a licensed local pastor and is appointed to St. Mark UMC in Greenwood.
Oct 16
Philippians 1:1-11
"Among Friends"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Oct 9
Philippians 4:10-23
"Gratitude In Both Directions"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Oct 2
Romans 6:15-23
"You Can Be Free"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Sep 25
Romans 6:1-14
"Who's Running Your Life?"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Sep 18
Romans 5:12-21
"God's Great Rescue Plan"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Sep 11
Romans 5:1-11
"New Life, Real Pain, Great Future"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Sep 4
Romans 4:13-25
"Trust From Start To Finish"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Aug 28
Romans 4:1-12
"In The Steps Of Father Abraham"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Aug 21
Romans 3:21-31
"How God Sets Us Right"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Aug 14
Luke 5:1-11
"Jesus Goes Fishing"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Aug 7
Romans 3:1-20
"Under Alien Rule"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Jul 31
Romans 2:25-29
"The Heart Of The Matter"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Jul 24
Romans 2:12-24
"You're The Only Bible Some Will Ever Read"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Jul 17
1 Corinthians 3:5-17
"New Church In A Tough Town"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Jul 10
Luke 1:46-55
"Mary's Prophetic Song"
PDF None MP3 MP3
The July 10 message was delivered by Colonel Mark Nordstrom.  
The Reverend Colonel Nordstrom is an active-duty US Army chaplain.
Jul 3
Romans 13:1-7
"Where Does Authority Come From?"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Jun 26
Revelation 3:14-22
"Who's That Knocking?"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Jun 19
Matthew 18:1-14
"Where Greatness Begins"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Jun 12
Romans 8:28-39
"We Belong To Jesus Christ Forever"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Jun 5
John 6:1-15
"Jesus Is More Than Enough"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
May 29
Romans 8:18-27
"Can You Hear The Groaning?"
PDF None MP3 MP3
May 22
Colossians 1:1-6; 9-10
"Phil Saunders' Youth Sunday Sermon"
PDF None MP3 MP3
The May 22 "Youth Sunday" message was delivered by
Mr. Phil Saunders, Director of Youth and Young Adult
Ministries at Main Street United Methodist Church.
May 15
Revelation 8:1-17
"New Life In The Holy Spirit"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
May 8
Revelation 3:7-13
"Church Of The Open Door"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
May 1
1 Corinthians 10:1-13
"The Challenge Of Knowing God"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Apr 24
John 9:35-41
"So What?"
PDF None MP3 MP3
The April 24th message was delivered by
The Reverend John McFadden, Main Street UMC's Director of Music Ministries.
Apr 17
Revelation 3:1-6
"In Name Only"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Apr 10
Revelation 2:18-29
"The Danger Of A Too-Tolerant Faith"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Apr 3
1 Corinthians 11:17-34
"Good Table Manners"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Mar 27
1 Corinthians 15:1-11
"Digging Down To Bedrock"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Mar 20
Mark 14:1-11
"The Odors Of Love And Hatred"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Mar 13
Luke 10:38-42
"Jesus And Two Sisters"
PDF None MP3 MP3
The March 13th message was delivered by
The Reverend John McFadden, Main Street UMC's Director of Music Ministries.
Mar 6
Revelation 2:12-17
"Tough In All The Right Places"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Feb 28
Revelation 2:8-11
"Postcard To A Church Under Pressure"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Feb 21
Revelation 2:1-7
"Every Church Needs A Cat-Scan"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Feb 14
Mark 10:1-12
"Lifting Up The Jewel Before A Jaded World"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Feb 7
Romans 2:1-11
"The Kind And Impartial God"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Jan 31
Romans 1:18-32
"You Become What You Worship (Final)"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Jan 24
Romans 1:18-32
"You Become What You Worship (Preliminary)"
PDF No Text MP3 MP3
Jan 17
Romans 1:8-17
"Proud Of A Powerful Gospel"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Jan 10
Romans 1:1-7
"Paul's Business Card And Mission Statement"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3
Jan 3
Acts 9:1-31
"Power To Turn Enemies Into Friends"
PDF PDF MP3 MP3