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"And as you go, preach, saying, 'The kingdom of heaven is at hand.'" Matt. 10:7

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The following sermons were recorded at Hillside Baptist Church during the Year of Our Lord, 2016.
They are presented here for anyone who may have missed a live sermon and for anyone seeking to better understand God's Word on a specific topic.

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Except where noted all sermons were presented by Dr. Jim Robertson.

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Dec. 25, 2016 "The Journey" – Luke 2:1-7
In the turmoil caused by the Roman census, Joseph and Mary went to Bethlehem where Jesus was born, fulfilling prophesy.
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Dec. 18, 2016 "Beyond the Manger Story" – John 1:1-5
In the opening statements of his gospel, John draws parallels to Genesis 1.
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Dec. 11, 2016 "What Would You Do?" – Matthew 1:18-25
If you were in Joseph's place, how would you react to Mary's story?
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Dec. 4, 2016 "Christmas Is About Christ" – Luke 1:26-38; 2:1-20
The Christmas story includes a large cast of characters, but Jesus takes the leading role.
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Nov. 27, 2016 "Restoration" – John 18:15-18, 18:25-27, 21:15-19
Do you ever wish you could restore things to the way they were?
Peter did.
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Nov. 20, 2016 "Expressing Thankfulness to the Lord" – Psalms, Philippians 4:6, Colossians 4:2
As Christians, we should take this time to be thankful for how God has blessed each of us.
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Nov. 13, 2016 "Following Jesus' Example for Prayer" – Luke & Matthew
In Luke 11:9-10, Matthew 6:5-6, Luke 6:12, Luke 5:16, and Matthew 18:19, Jesus taught His followers the proper way to pray.
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Nov. 6, 2016 "Maintaining a Biblical Perspective of Government: Citizenship" – Romans 13:1-7
God instituted government to promote good and to punish evil.
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Oct. 30, 2016 "Maintaining a Biblical Perspective of Government: Rulers" – Proverbs 8:15, Psalm 2:10-11, Romans 13:4
Human governments are a poor version of a society ruled by God and His commandments.
Note: Due to a technical problem, please turn up your volume control.
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Oct. 23, 2016 "God's Way of Masterfully Preserving Unity" – Acts 6:1-7
Disunity arose between two Jewish Christian groups, but the apostles resolved the issue to the approval of all.
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Oct. 16, 2016 "A Bold Testimony in the Face of Persecution" – Acts 5:17-42
Peter and John were imprisoned for preaching about Jesus, miraculously freed, and then hauled before the Sanhedrin again. Peter's bold testimony resulted in their release.
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Oct. 9, 2016 "Is There Such a Thing As a Small Sin?" – Acts 4:36-5:16
Ananias and Sapphira lied to Peter and paid for it with their lives.
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Oct. 2, 2016 "God at Work in His Followers" – Acts 4:23-35
Despite threats from the Sanhedrin, the apostles and believers continued to meet at the temple and praise Jesus.
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Sept.25, 2016 "Who Have You Been Hanging with?" – Acts 4:1-22
With Jesus, we can boldly speak of our faith, be witnesses to others, and honor God.
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Sept. 18, 2016 "God in the Flesh" – John 1:1-14
God was there before anything existed and Jesus was there with the Father.
Sermon by Pastor Al Page.
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Sept. 11, 2016 "It's Really Not Mine" – 1st Chron. 29:9-17
People chase after so many things, forgetting that they will own them for only a short time.
Sermon by Pastor Al Page.
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Sept. 4, 2016 "A Holy Indictment That Leads to Repentance" – Acts 3:11-26
After healing the lame man, Peter gave the crowd a perfectly constructed sermon.
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Aug. 28, 2016 "Unexpectedly Encountering God" – Acts3:1-10
Working through Peter and John, God healed a crippled beggar in the temple, to the amazement of onlookers.
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Aug. 21, 2016 "A Sermon for the Ages" – Acts 2:14-47
On Pentecost, Peter's very cogent sermon led about 3,000 people to faith in Jesus.
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Aug. 14, 2016 "The Outpouring of the Holy Spirit" – Acts 2:1-13
The Holy Spirit turned the Jewish Day of Pentecost into the Christian Day of Pentecost.
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Aug. 7, 2016 "Lessons to Learn from the Early Church" – Acts 1:12-26
This passage teaches lessons about obedience, unity of spirit, a false disciple, and a Godly disciple.
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July 31, 2016 "Change You Can Believe in" – 2 Peter 3:1-18
Change is coming but are you ready for the coming day of the Lord?
Sermon by Pastor Al Page.
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July 24, 2016 "What Kind of Christian Are You?" – Acts 1:1-11
Is your mind on earthly matters or heavenly matters?
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July 17, 2016 "The Inevitable Accountability of Your Life" – Hebrews 9:1-28
This passage contains four important truths about your accountability.
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July 10, 2016 "The Powerful Spirit of Our God" – Zechariah 4:6 and elsewhere
The Spirit of God has the power to defeat Satan's forces, save us, and give us victory over sin.
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July 3, 2016 "The Freedom to Choose" – Hebrews 11:23-29
Today's passage recounts the faith in God that guided Moses.
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June 26, 2016 "The Sifting of One's Faith" – Luke 22:1-32
In verse 31, the plural "you" indicates that God allowed Satan to "sift" the disciples.
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June 19, 2016 "God Our Father" – Several
God, our Father, is always present, loving, patient, accessible, and perfect.
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June 12, 2016 "Important Reminders to All Christians" – 2 John 1-13
Take note of these five reminders about the Christian walk.
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June 5, 2016 "Marriage: Divinely Instituted" – Genesis 2:18-25 & Matthew 19:4-6
Marriage was given by God as a divine institution between a man and a woman.
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May 29, 2016 "A Memorial That Lasts" – Joshua 4:19-24
After miraculously crossing the Jordan River, the Jews created a memorial using 12 stones from the river bottom.
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May 22, 2016 "How Is God Getting Your Attentiom?" – Judges 3:12-30
For a second time, Israel strayed into idolatry, was conquered, and then had to beg God for deliverance.
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May 15, 2016 "Gaining Spiritual Insight" – 2 Kings 6:8-23
It takes spiritual insight to see that God always watches over His people.
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May 8, 2016 "Recognizing Godly Women (Mother's Day)" – Exodus 1:1-22
Godly Hebrew midwives like Shiprah and Puah stood up against the Egyptian king's murderous orders.
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May 1, 2016 "The Challenge of Marriage" – Ephesians 5:22-33
The challenge is to live in a Christ-like relationship.
Sermon by Pastor Al Page.
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Apr. 24, 2016 "God's Wondrous Calling in Our Lives" – 1 Peter 2:9-10
The people of God are called to proclaim God's excellent nature.
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Apr. 17, 2016 "Our Advocate" – 1 John 2:1
As sinners, we hope for someone to intercede for us before God, the Father.
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Apr. 10, 2016 "Not Wanting God" – 1 Samuel 8
God's people asked Samuel for something other than God.
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Apr. 3, 2016 "The Integrity of the Word of God" – Mark 16:9-20
Scholars continue to debate the merits of these final verses. Learn why.
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Mar. 27, 2016 "The Risen Lord" – Mark 15:40-16:8
Several people played important roles during the time of Jesus' death and resurrection. (Resurrection Sunday)
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Mar. 20, 2016 "Jesus: The Victor over Great Temptation" – Mark 15:1-39
In six ways, the devil tempted Jesus to avoid going to the cross.
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Mar. 13, 2016 "Jesus: the One Who Communed with God" – Mark 14:27-72
This passage contrasts those who fell short of the mark with Jesus who rose to the occasion.
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Mar. 6, 2016 "A Call of Remembrance" – Mark 14:1-26
This passage calls us to remember the anointing, the betrayal, and the new covenant.
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Feb. 28, 2016 "The End Is Almost Near" – Mark 13:1-37
One of the hardest topics to discuss is End Times Theology.
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Feb. 21, 2016 "Jesus, the One with All the Answers" – Mark 12: 28-44
In response to the temple scribes' questions, Jesus offered superior answers.
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Feb. 14, 2016 "There's a Little Judas in All of Us" – Luke 22:47-53
For a price, Judas betrayed the Lord to the powers of darkness.
Sermon by Pastor Al Page.
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Feb. 7, 2016 "Gethsemane" – Luke 22:39-46
At Gethsemane, Jesus prayed fervently that the Father's will would be done. Sermon by Pastor Al Page.
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Jan. 31, 2016 "It's Our Turn" – Luke 22:1-39
Jesus gave His disciples final instructions before turning over the ministry to them. Sermon by Pastor Al Page.
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Jan. 24, 2016 "The Hope of the Resurrection and Eternal Life" – Mark 12:18-27
The Saducees hoped to discredit Jesus with a trick question.
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Jan. 17, 2016 "Honoring God Above All Others" – Mark 12:13-17
Our obligations to the state differ from our obligations to God.
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Jan. 10, 2016 "Jesus: The Marvelous, Rejected Cornerstone" – Mark 12:1-12
In this parable of the rejected vineyard owner, Jesus condemned the Jewish leaders.
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Jan. 3, 2016 "Religiosity vs. True Worship" – Mark 11:27-33
In the temple, the religious leaders confronted Jesus about authority.
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