Richmond's First Baptist Church
By Jim Somerville
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First Baptist Church is working to bring the Kingdom of Heaven to Richmond, Virginia and beyond. We are a unique congregation where people from diverse cultural, ethnic, economic and religious backgrounds join together to put God’s love in action.
||CleanThe Great Commission(s)||Jim Somerville: "This summer I’ve been telling stories about Samuel and Saul, David and Jonathan, Absalom and Solomon, but today I want to get back to Jesus, because of all the people mentioned in the Bible he is my favorite."||8/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanGlorious Excess||Jim Somerville: "Solomon decides it’s time to build the temple his father wanted to build."||8/23/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanSmart Move||Jim Somerville: "David was getting old."||8/16/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanAbsalom, Absalom!||Jim Somerville: "Choices have consequences."||8/9/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanGood for the Soul||Jim Somerville: "If it’s true that power corrupts, and that absolute power corrupts absolutely, David was getting a taste of that kind of power."||8/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanJust One Look||Jim Somerville: "It was the spring of the year, the time when kings go out to battle, but King David stayed home in Jerusalem. And that’s where the trouble began."||7/26/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanWhere Does God Live?||Lynn Turner: "It was 1983 and I was sitting in my first class ever in seminary..."||7/19/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanGotta Dance||Steve Booth: "It's a fact. I grew up with the quippish mantra: I don't drink, smoke, or chew, and I don't go with girls who do."||7/12/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanSee How the Mighty Have Fallen||Jim Somerville: "After David killed Goliath, everybody fell in love with him, and I do mean *everybody* -- starting with King Saul himself."||7/5/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanIn Light of Recent Events||Jim Somerville: "On Thursday, Christy and I drove from Richmond to Niagara Falls, Ontario, which means that we waited in line to cross the Rainbow Bridge to the Canadian side of the border..."||6/28/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanNo Contest||Jim Somerville: "This is the story of David and Goliath."||6/21/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanIt's Not Always Good to Be King||Jim Somerville: "God’s people asked for a king, and even though Samuel told them a king would be a taker, not a giver, they wanted one anyway. The one they got was Saul."||6/14/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||CleanBe Careful What You Ask For||Jim Somerville: "One of the things that’s about to begin is this summer sermon series called 'The Bold and the Biblical.' Yes, it sounds like a soap opera, but that’s because I’m going to be preaching through the books of 1 and 2...||6/7/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
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Somerville delivers the best sermons that I have ever heard, with his excellent timing and very articulate manner of tying in past experiences with the lessons of the faith. This podcast is very convenient with catching up on past sermons.