Worship at First Presbyterian Church of Marion, Illinois
By First Presbyterian Church of Marion, Illinois
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As Christ's body we gather to worship throughout the year. These recordings include our Sunday worship, and worship on holy days. Our worship typically follows the PC(USA) Book of Common worship, and we worship in a traditional and informal style.
||CleanJune 10, 2018 – The Music of Isaac Watts||We sing much of our theology. In the American Protestant Church, much of that is thanks to the work of Isaac Watts. We explore how his faith shaped his music, and how his music shapes our faith.||6/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJune 3, 2018 – Children’s Church||Each year, our kids reflect on the past year and what they’ve learned. They teach us in worship.||6/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMay 27, 2018 – Trinity Sunday||How is it that we understand the Trinity? Our theology speaks in one way, and our sung theology speaks in another. As we sing, we proclaim what it is that we believe.||6/11/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMay 13, 2018 – The Seventh Sunday of Easter – Not Piled Up, But Poured Out||Philippians 2:1-13 Have this mind among yourselves, which is yours in Christ Jesus, who became obedient to death. Luke 6:43-45 We are taught to accumulate. We are taught that in order to be secure, we must accumulate. We are taught that our gr||5/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanApril 29, 2018 – The Fifth Sunday of Easter – Hidden in Plain Sight||Acts 17:16-31 Sermon at Athens: What you worship as unknown, I proclaim to you. John 1:16-18 The people in Athens like to CYA. They just want to be safe, and they just want to be sure. That plays out in that they have a lot of temples. They||4/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanApril 22, 2018 – The Fourth Sunday of Easter – Earthshaking||Acts 16:16-34 Paul and Silas in prison at Philippi, jailor and his family are baptized Luke 6:18-19, 22-23 Faith has consequences. Paul and Silas are traveling and they are recognized. They are recognized and that recognition changes things.||4/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanApril 15, 2018 – The Third Sunday of Easter – The Conversion of Ananias||Acts 9:1-19 Paul and Ananias, each called into Christ’s service (locally and globally). Matthew 6:24 This is a huge passage in the history of the church. The conversion of Saul/Paul is a big deal. Much of the New Testament is a direct result of||4/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanApril 8, 2018 – The Second Sunday of Easter – Locked Room Mystery||John 20:19-31 Jesus gives Spirit, appears to Thomas. Psalm 145:13-21 Easter changes things. It changes all the things, really. And we think that it happened so quickly. But it didn’t. On that Easter day, the disciples were hiding out. They barr||4/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|