FBC Franklinton podcast

Sunday, February 10th, 2019 

“No Little People, Our Response”

Psalm 139:19-24

Bro. Bob Adams

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Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

“No Little People, God’s Thoughts”

Psalm 139:17-18

Bro. Bob Adams


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Sunday, January 27th, 2019 

No Little People, God's Creation 

Psalms 139:13-16

Bro. Bob Adams

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Sunday, January 20, 2019

- Rev. Joey Miller (8:15 a.m.)

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Sunday, January 20, 2019

- Rev. Cody Thomas (10:45 a.m.)


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Sunday, January 14th, 2019

"No Little People, God's Presence"

Bro. Bob Adams

Psalm 139:7-12

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“No Little People,”

God’s Attention

Bro. Bob Adams

Psalm 139:1-6


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Sunday, Dec. 30, 2018

"The Misery of Christmas" 

Psalm 88

Brother Bob Adams

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Message from God’s Word

A Franklinton Christmas Story”

Bro. Bob & Mrs. Janice Adams

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If God Sent Christmas Cards”

Luke 2:8-20

Bro. Bob Adams


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"A Christmas Word: Peace"

Luke 2:1-7

Bro. Bob Adams

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Sunday, December 3rd, 2018 

"Christmas at the Rich Man's House" 

Matthew 19:16-26

Bro. Bob Adams


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Message from God’s Word

Gift for Jesus—My Stuff"

Bro. Bob Adams


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Sunday, November 18th, 2018 

"Christ in the Chaos - Come!"

Rev. 22:17

Bro. Bob Adams

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Sunday - November 12th, 2018

"Christ in the Chaos- Worship God"

Rev 22:8-9

Bro. Bob Adams

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Sunday, November 5th, 2018

"Christ in the Chaos"

Revelation 1:12-18

Bro. Bob Adams

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Sunday, October 29th, 2018 

"Christ in the Chaos" 

Revelation 1:9-11

Bro. Bob Adams

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Message from

God’s Word

Christ in the Chaos"

Revelation 1

Bro. Bob Adams


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Message from

God’s Word

Christ in the Chaos"

Revelation 1

Bro. Bob Adams


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"The Mystery of the Cross"

Luke 23:33-53

Bro. Bob Adams

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Sunday, September 30, 2018

"True Aliveness - The Way We Grow"

Bro. Bob Adams

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“Temple Lives, Temple Servants”

Genesis 1:26-27, 2:7

A message for those who care for our students.

 The Bulletin from Sunday, Sept. 23rd, 2018

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True Aliveness: Peacemakers!

Matthew 5:9 - When we are most like our Father


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Sermon Notes

“True Aliveness—100% Love!”

Matthew 5:8

Understanding the true purity is the manifestation of love.

 Bulletin from Sunday, September 9th, 2018

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“True Aliveness—Mercy Me!”

Matthew 5:7

Understanding that mercy is the flower that grows from righteousness; And is most beautiful.


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True Aliveness

"Hungry!" Matthew 5:6

Understanding that righteousness is not rule -keeping but what happens when we desire the control of God over our lives.

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Sunday, August 19th

"True Aliveness, Controlled!" - Matthew 5:5

True aliveness comes when we are under God's complete control.

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Sunday, August 12th, 2018

"True Aliveness, Broken Hearted!" 

Matthew 5:1-10

True Aliveness is not the absence of sorrow but the presence of the comforting Jesus.

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The Velcro Church Acts 2:5-11, 41-47


The Early Church - a collection of strangers.


Keyword: Fellowship.


An Unbreakable Bond (but sometimes it isn't)


What shall we do now?

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"Come Running!"

Mark 10:13-22

Bro. Bob Adams


Two Harsh Words: (vss. 13,14)


Rebuke –

Indignant -


One Beautiful Act: (vs. 16)

Blessing –


A Simple Truth: (vs. 15)

like a child” –


Come Running . . .

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Click here to see a PDF of the bulletin from Sunday, July 8th, 2018.


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Sermon Notes

“Freed to Worship”

Luke 7:36-50

Rev. Paul Watts


There is no worship in the cynical stare.


Humility is the Spirit of worship.


HE is the Messiah

HE has the words of life!


The saved are set free to worship.


Have you come to the light?


See the bulletin from Sunday, here.

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“What the Church Needs Now Is Love- Real Love”
                         1 Corinthians 13:1-3
1. The Motive of Love: (Vs. 1-3)
2. The Motif of Love: (Vs. 4-8)
3. The Maturity of Love: (Vs. 9-13) 
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Behind Enemy Lines                                                                    Revelation 2:12-17

The Church has the power to stand.  Verses 12-13

Seductions weaken her resolve. Verses 14-15

The Word is her sword and judge. Verse 16

Christ will sustain and save. Verses 17-18

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The Lord’s Refinery

Revelation 2:8-11            

Christ sees from Heaven’s view.

Christ offers hope to the hopeless.

Christ’s praise is perfected through suffering.

Christ will reward the overcomer.

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Revelation 2:1-7               Love Renewed

The Lord…

Affirms the Steadfast.

Knows our Hearts.

Calls Us to Repent.

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The Spiritual Battle
2 Corinthians 10:1-6 
Christians are to do battle...
     In our Flesh.
     In the Church.
     In the World.
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2 Corinthians 8:1-7     Grace in Giving

God’s grace is seen in our giving. 

God’s grace exceeds expectations. 

God’s grace flows from our hearts. 

God’s grace is extended by faith. 

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2 Corinthians 5:1-10      Looking Forward

The Christian has an...

      Eternal dwelling. 

      Eternal mission. 

      Accounting approaching. 

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Worship Unveiled - 2 Corinthians 3:7-18 

The Law has no power to save. Verse 7

Sinners shrink back from the glory of God.  Verses 13-14

Christ freed us from the Law and fear. Verses 14-17

Christ gives transforming life. Verse 18

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2 Corinthians 1:3-7   Help in Life’s Crises

We serve an almighty, gracious God. 
He is present in our moment of crisis. 
He will persevere us in our afflictions. 
Our testimony will encourage others. 
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BE MATURE                       

1 Corinthians 13:8-13               

The mature seek first the Kingdom.

The mature live with Kingdom perspective.

The mature embrace Kingdom realities.

The mature long for the Kingdom to come.


You can see the Bulletin here.

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The Spirit Manifested

1 Corinthians 12:4-7


We have a diversity of…

                Gifts but one Spirit.

                Ministries but one Lord.

                Activities but one God.

Is there a demonstration of the Spirit for the glory of Christ?

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1 Corinthians 15:1-8                                                                      Most Important                

Our faith is in the Gospel.

God’s wrath has been satisfied.

The Lord Jesus Christ is alive!

We have resurrection life.


See bulletin here.

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"The Body   " - 1 Corinthians 11:27-32         


The Body is called to focused worship.

The Body is called to self-examination.

The Body is called to loving unity.


See bulletin here.

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"This Table"
1 Corinthians 10:14-17         
For us there is...
One God.
One Savior.
One Body.
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1 Corinthians 7:10-16      Your Holy Marriage

Divorce is sin.

Your marriage is as holy as you are.

You are to be the peacemaker.

You were saved for the glory of God.

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1 Corinthians 6:19-20 

Homes are identified by their occupants

One home can hurt the community.

We have a new Master, Savior, and Lord

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1 Corinthians 1:2.          His

We are...

     God’s Church,

     Sanctified in Christ,

     Called as Saints,

     and United in Christ.

You can see a PDF of the Bulletin here.

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February 24, 2018

Lessons from the Journey 

Acts 28:30-31


Genuine freedom is found in Christ.


God’s providence is seen in trials.


God’s plans will not be thwarted.

                In You

                In the Church

                In the World

Direct download: Feb_25_2018.mp3
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Acts 26:14-15                   
Meeting the Lord
Have you met the Lord?
Have you regarded your offense?
Have you been changed?
Here is a PDF of the Bulletin
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Acts 22:14        Appointed by God
Our God calls.
Our God reveals.
Our God leads.
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A Powerful Witness     

Acts 20:17-21               


A Powerful Witness Displays…

  • The Character of Christ.
  • The Boldness of Christ.
  • The Gospel of Christ.

Bulletin link here.

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Acts 19:1-7.           The Gospel and Self-Examination

Is there sufficient knowledge?

Was there a sufficient confession?

Is there a present witness?

Did you pass the test?


Bulletin for Sunday, January 28th, 2018

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Sunday, January 22, 2018 - "Life" - Acts 16:16-19


The World sees others as a source of…




The Word shows us life…

                Has purpose.

                Is planned.

                Was purchased.

Direct download: January_21_2018.mp3
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Enemy activity provokes the Redeemed.

The Redeemed engage with the Gospel.

                We begin with the God-worshippers.

                We advance into our secular culture.

                We step through open doors.

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January 7, 2018                                                           "A Captor made Captive" Acts 16:25-34              


Faith displays Heavenly realities.              

The Kingdom is manifested in and around us.

God’s glory is seen in His Kingdom advance.

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The Birth of the King

Luke 2:1-20       

The world was oblivious to the King's arrival.

All of heaven was watching with fervent expectation.

The King's coming was celebrated by the believing.

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 December 17, 2017

Luke 1:46-55                       

Reception of the King                   

His subjects long for His appearing

His enemies war against His authority.

His coming and reign is certain and unstoppable.

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Matthew 6:5-13               

Biblical Prayer                    December 10, 2017

Prayer gets us alone with God.                  Verses 5-8

Prayer is undertaken with holy fear.       Verse 9

Prayer conforms us to Christ’s image.     Verse 10

Prayer is where we present needs.         Verses 11-13

                Physical and Spiritual

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December 3, 2017

The Visible Church 

John 17:13-19                   


The Church is…

The earthly manifestation of the Kingdom.

The society of those who are called out.            

The professors and possessors of the Gospel.

The society of those who are sent out

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The Savior and His Sacraments. Matthew 28:18-20

Christ introduced the Kingdom of God.

The Sacraments are Kingdom practices.

They are symbols and instructors of Kingdom truths.

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Sunday, November 12, 2017

"His People and His Word" - James 1:21


His People...

    Prepare for the Word.

    Submit to the Word.

    Have faith in His Word.

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Acts 2:41-42                                                        Old Ways                   

November 5, 2017


Christ’s ways have not changed.              

The Spirit empowers Christ’s regulations.

Our part is persevering, determined faith.

Redemption’s goal is our ultimate salvation.

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Christian Repentance                                              Romans 6:16-19

What master do you obey?

Our master has an objective.

Does your practice match your profession?

Sanctification comes through disciplined repentance.

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"Saving Faith"

Galatians 3:6-9

Direct download: 10.22.2017.mp3
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Repentance Unto LifeActs 3:15-19        
There is only one source of life.
There is power in His name.
There is a repentance unto life.
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The Imprisoned Set Free  - Galatians 3:19-26              

October 8, 2017


The Law leaves the sinner guilty, imprisoned, and hopeless.                       


The Gospel promises righteousness, freedom, and life.


Our Savior fulfilled the Law and set us free.

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Sin, Sinners, and the Saved 

1 John 1:5-10     

All have sinned.

Sinners love sin.

The saved still sin.

Light exposes sin.

Direct download: 10.01.2017.mp3
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September 24, 2017 - Unshakable - Hebrews 12:28-29  

God’s people have an unshakable inheritance.

His grace is our confidence.

Our service is perseverance toward holiness.

Our God is a consuming fire.

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Revelation 21:5-8 - "The Truth"


God can only be faithful and true.

Truth will remain eternally.

The victorious will thirst for truth.

Liars will suffer their master’s judgment.

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Sunday, September 10, 2017 

Sanctified Work - Colossians 3:22-25


Work is part of God's good creation.

Sin corrupts and devalues our work.

The believer has one Master and Lord.

Our work is redeemed and blessed.

Direct download: 9.10.2017.mp3
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 The Sanctified Marriage - Exodus 20:14                                     

God’s people regard marriage as holy.

God’s people resist the pagan culture.

God’s people have sanctified minds and bodies.

God’s people long for God’s glory in marriage.

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Proverbs 24:10-12
This Valuable Life
God's people cannot live with apathy.
God's people must preserve and protect life.
God sees and knows our hearts.
God holds our life in His hand.
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"God Given Authority"

Exodus 20:12                      

God dispenses authority with intention. 

The Godly parent with intention.

The Godly submit with a humble spirit.

Covenant people know what’s at stake.

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Sunday, August 14th, 2017

Our Sabbath Rest - Exodus 20:8-11

God’s people can rest.

Our rest sanctifies the Lord’s Day.

Our God provides an example.

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Exodus 20:7                        

The Name of the Lord                   

 August 6, 2017


The LORD’s people know His name.      


The LORD’s people glorify His name.    


God is zealous for His name.        

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Covenant Worship

Exodus 20:4-6.    

The LORD is known through revelation.

The LORD does not share His people.

Our faith has generational implications.

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The Lord is worthy.

The Lord called.

The Lord saved.

His people worship.

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Message from God’s Word

“Facing the Transitions of Life”

Joshua 1:1-10

Dr. Stan Statham


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Matthew 19:16-22          

The Righteous Requirement          July 9, 2017


We all ask the same question.

God’s righteousness is our standard.

Our pride is faith’s enemy.

The remedy is repentance and faith.

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Sermon Title: The Resurrection Hope

Scripture Passage: 1 Corinthians 15:50-58 HCSB
Sermon Outline:
- Not reserved for natural body 
- Is reserved for spiritual body
- Victory is found in Christ alone
Our victory is to be seen daily
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2 Corinthians 5:1-5                          Eternal Life                         June 25, 2016    

Eternal life begins at New Birth.

Believers lay aside this body of death.

Believers long for resurrection glory.     

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Romans 5:1-5          Blessings of the Redeemed

We have peace with God.

We have the hope of The Glory of God.

We have purpose in afflictions.

We have the abiding presence of God.

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Romans 8:12-17     Adopted and Sanctified

The Spirit sanctifies God's children.
We have a new nature.
We are co-heirs with Christ.
We will glorify our Father.

Direct download: R_20170611-103004_6-13-2017.mp3
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Galatians 2:15-21              Justified

The Law cannot fix the sinner.

Our righteousness comes from Christ.

Our Savior fulfilled the Law.

The saved follow the Savior.

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Romans 8:28-30                Called

The Called love the Lord.

The Lord has always known the Called.

The Called will glorify the Lord.

The Lord will complete the Called.

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Saved - Titus 3:3-7

When were we saved?

Why were we saved?

How were we saved?

What do the saved do?

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Acts 1:4-11      Exalted on High

Our Christ was brought low. 
Our Christ has ascended on high. 
Our Christ is in enthroned in glory.
We need to lift up our eyes. 
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Our Redeemer

Hebrews 7:26-28

 Our Redeemer lives.

 Our Redeemer is qualified.

 Our Redeemer was sufficient.

 Our Redeemer is the Son.

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April 16, 2017- The Resurrected Christ- Isaiah 53:10

Christ died for sin.

Christ rose victorious.

Christ rules on high.

 Christ is coming again.

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John 13:12-15                    Dead to this World

Christ needed no worldly position.

Christ embraced this world’s shame.

Christ feared no worldly trial.

Christ loved with heavenly purpose.

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Mark 13:9-13                     

Because of Him                

We will suffer because of Him.

We will be questioned because of Him.

We can bear witness because of Him.

We can persevere because of Him.

We will be delivered because of Him.

Direct download: R_20170326-075759_3-27-2017.mp3
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Mark 12:13-17                  

The Inscription on our Heart

The Lord sees through our hypocrisy.

Our devotion is revealed in our treasure.

We are to give the Lord His due.

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