Celebrating 75 Years Podcasts
By Myers Park Baptist Church
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This collection is a treasure chest of personal stories as well as interviews and sermons which honor and celebrate Myers Park Baptist Church's 75 year history.
||CleanForgiving Southern Baptists||J. DANIEL WHITE, Ph.D. – Gene, Ann and I had been good friends since the early ’60s in eastern NC, so, when I came to Charlotte in 1971, I immediately gravitated to my old and dear friends and came to MPBC for worship.||4/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBoy With Egg||TILLIE TICE - “Tillie Tice remembers a young boy who was challenged by an egg and the high ceiling of Heaton Hall. Hear how he ‘made his mark’ on our church...” - Read More →||4/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMPBC Moments and Stories||BOB THOMASON – One of Bob Thomason’s first memories was how, when he was diagnosed with a childhood illness, his family received a note from Dr. Heaton promising that the church would take care of them. In this interview,||4/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBen Boswell: Sermon – A Community of God’s New Creation (02-07-2016)||In his first sermon as Senior Minister of Myers Park Baptist Church, Reverend W. Benjamin Boswell drew on the words of our covenant for inspiration. He focused on two sentences in particular: “We covenant to be a community of God’s new creation and||4/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJohn Walsh: Sermon – Caring for Creation (04-23-1995)||John Walsh takes a fresh look at the Genesis story of creation, in lieu of the environmental degradation we see all around us. He pays particular attention to the new covenant that God established with living things of every kind after the story of Noa.||4/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSteve Shoemaker: Sermon – The Bible, Homosexuality and Us (07-15-2001)||Dr. Shoemaker introduces this sermon as the beginning of a discussion on homosexuality, and asks the question of whether we can be both a biblical people, and a people who honor homosexual persons in our community.||4/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCarlyle Marney: Christmas Eve Sermon (12-24-65)||This is Dr. Marney’s controversial 1965 Christmas Eve sermon which was broadcast live on the CBS network. Critics claimed it focused on man instead of Jesus. It emphasized peace and social justice and called for “a new kind of man.||4/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCarlyle Marney: Where Hope Makes Sense||In this sermon, Dr. Marney criticizes the church, and the nation, for whitewashing its history. We “report favorably” and avoid honesty and reality. We must confess honestly before God. The future is “not with Caesar but with Jesus.||4/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGene Owens: When the Ordinary Becomes Holy||In this beautifully delivered, short sermon, Dr. Gene Owens tells us that the ordinary becomes holy through an act of dedication. Where in your life is the ordinary becoming holy through your dedication? Worship is the opportunity to dedicate the ordin.||4/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGene Owens: The Glory of Their Times (circa 1979)||We are our ancestors plus ourselves but we live and act in our own time. Truth is the ticket and is particular to a particular time. In the late 1930s the German church said Hitler was using the church the same way Henry VIII used the church in England.||4/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|