Audio Sermon Archives

Audio Sermons

The Center for Excellence in Preaching has collected a number of audio sermons and a few audio reflections on preaching to help inspire other preachers in their ongoing task of proclaiming God’s Word.

AUDIO Title Speaker Reference Size
Symposium 2021: Sermon on Ephesians 6:10-18 Lisa Weaver Ephesians 6:10-18
Symposium 2021: Sermon on 1 Thessalonians 5:9-11 Maria Monteiro 1 Thessalonians 5:9-11
Symposium 2021: Sermon on 2 Samuel 6:16-22 Burt Burleson 2 Samuel 6:16-22
Symposium 2021: Discover Beauty in Everyone Philip McKinley Romans 12
Symposium 2021: All These Things Luke Powery Romans 8:31-38
Symposium 2021: Groaning and Working for the Good Eric Barreto Romans 8:26-30
Symposium 2021: Eager Expectations Najla Kassab Romans 8:18-25
Symposium 2021: The Children of God Anne Zaki Romans 8:14-17
Symposium 2021: The Realm of the Spirit Mark Labberton Romans 8:9-13
Symposium 2021: No Condemnation Mary Hulst Romans 8:1-8
Symposium 2021: Sermon on Colossians 3:1-4, 11 Aaron Baart Colossians 3:1-4, 11
Symposium 2020: Living Under the God of All Grace Peter Jonker 1 Peter 5:1-11
Symposium 2020: Living as Holy Nicole Martin Massie 1 Peter 1:13-25
Symposium 2020: Living as Chosen People Karen Campbell 1 Peter 2:4-12
Symposium 2020: Suffering for Living the Good Jared E. Alcantara 1 Peter 3:8-22
Symposium 2020: A Living Hope Betsy DeVries 1 Peter 1:3-9
Symposium 2019: Why We Still Hope / Por qué aún tenemos esperanza Pablo A. Jiménez Micah 5:1-4
Symposium 2019: The Heart of the Divine Parent Ahmi Lee Hosea 11:1-11
Symposium 2019: The Savior of Justice for the Needy Timothy Blackmon Amos 8:1-7
Symposium 2019: The God of Joy in the Midst of our Troubles Cornelius Plantinga, Jr. Habakkuk 3:17-19
Symposium 2019: The Love of God for all People and Creatures Meg Jenista Kuykendall Jonah 4:1-11
Symposium 2018: The Ascension Lisa M. Weaver Acts 1:1-11
Symposium 2018: Three Not So Simple Questions Emmett G. Price III John 21:15-25
Symposium 2018: Jesus Appears to Thomas Paul C.H. Lim John 20:24-31
Symposium 2018: Dusty Faith Leanne Van Dyk Luke 24:13-49
Symposium 2017: The Builders Will Build Karen Campbell Revelation 21:1-8, 22-27
Symposium 2017: A Great Multitude: Diverse, United, and Victorious Josiah Chung Revelation 7:9-17
Symposium 2017: The Mountains Are Out Trygve Johnson Revelation 4 and 5
Symposium 2017: What Do You See? Luke Powery Revelation 1:1-20
Symposium 2017: Much More than a Final Destination! (¡Mucho más que un destino final!) Maria Cornou Revelation/Apocalipsis 22:1-5
Living in God’s Creation N. T. Wright Luke 24 7.3 mb
Symposium 2012: Psalm 103 Thomas G. Long Psalm 103 16 mb
Symposium 2013: Salt and Light Greg Thompson Matthew 5:13-16 27 mb
Symposium 2013: The Beatitudes Marva Dawn Matthew 5:1-12 23 mb
Symposium 2013: Not To Worry Luke Powery Matthew 6:25-34 21 mb
Symposium 2013: Fighting the Good Fight: God’s Rules for Righteous Retaliation Carolyn Gordon Matthew 5:38-48 2.9 mb
Symposium 2013: The Giving of Good Gifts Scott Hoezee Matthew 7:7-12 10 mb
A Favor from God Craig Barnes Luke 1 20mb
God’s Song to Mary Mary Hulst Luke 1 25mb
Imagine Laura Truax Luke 1 18mb
Seen and Not Heard Meg Jenista Luke 18:9-14 10 mb
Inside Out Living Timothy Keller Luke 18:9-14 19.8 mb
Life Is a Test Leonard Vander Zee Luke 4 12.4 mb
The God-Forsaken God Neal Plantinga Psalm 22
Born Again Samuel Wells John 3 9.2 mb
Forgiveness: Unearned But Not Unnoticed Leonard Kuyvenhoven Matthew 18:21-35 9.8 mb
I See Blind People Laura Truax John 9 8.6 mb
Seeing is Believing William H. Willimon John 20 8.0 mb
Easter: The Next Step John Rottman John 21 10.8 mb
Symposium 2011: Surpassing Knowledge Denise Kingdom Grier Philippians 3:1-11 10.3 mb
Symposium 2011: Finally, Rejoice! Jerry Pillay Philippians 4 12.4mb
Pride/Vainglory: A Seven Deadly Sins Sermon Jack Roeda Philippians 3 9.5mb
Envy: A Seven Deadly Sins Sermon Jack Roeda Galatians 5 10.6mb
Anger: A Seven Deadly Sins Sermon Jack Roeda Ephesians 4 10.8 mb
Sloth: A Seven Deadly Sins Sermon Jack Roeda Hebrews 6 10.5 mb
Greed: A Seven Deadly Sins Sermon Jack Roeda Matthew 6 10.5mb
Gluttony: A Seven Deadly Sins Sermon Jack Roeda Philippians 3 10.6mb
Lust: A Seven Deadly Sins Sermon Jack Roeda Matthew 5 10.6mb
Symposium 2012: Psalm 13, How Long Frank Thomas Psalm 13 29 mb
Symposium 2012: Psalm 113 Anne Zaki Psalm 113 17mb
Symposium 2012: Psalm 8 Mark Labberton Psalm 8 23mb
Symposium 2012: Psalm 1 Mary Hulst Psalm 1 19 mb
Symposium 2010: The Lord Will Provide! Marva Dawn Genesis 22 13.0 mb
Symposium 2010: A Basket Among the Reeds Laura Truax Exodus 2 10.5 mb
Symposium 2010: Speak, Lord, for Thy Servant Heareth Frank Thomas 1 Samuel 3 14.8 mb
Symposium 2010: David and the Use of Power: To Be Served or To Serve? Mariano Avila 2 Samuel 11 12.3 mb
Symposium 2010: Calling Down the Fire Richard Mouw 1 Kings 18:16-39 10.1 mb
The Message is Greater Than the Messenger; A Meditation Duane Kelderman Philippians 1 5.9mb
And Give Thanks Neal Plantinga Colossians 3: 1-4, 15-17 4.4mb
A Wee Little Man and a Weeping Large Man Stan Mast Luke 18-19 10.8mb
The Chilean Miners and the Children of Eve Stan Mast Genesis 3 11.2mb
Paul Mary Hulst Philippians 1:3-11 27 mb
The Parable that Makes No Sense Howard Vander Well Matthew 20:1-16 7 mb
Dying and Rising with Jesus Mary Hulst Philippians 2:1-11 24.6mb
Shining Like Stars Mary Hulst Philippians 2:12-18 13 mb
Symposium 2011: Partnership in the Gospel Karen Campbell Philippians 1 9.5 mb
Symposium 2011: What Does It Matter? Scott Hoezee Philippians 1 10.6 mb
Symposium 2011: The Attitude of Christ Trygve Johnson Philippians 2: 1-11 13.9mb
From Pride to Humility Neal Plantinga Luke 10
Afraid of Sanity Neal Plantinga Mark 5 7.7mb
Preaching the Gospel of Mark to a Restless Culture: Opening Worship Thomas G. Long Mark 5 10 mb
God Just in Case Neal Plantinga Exodus 32 10.7 mb
Set Your Minds John Rottman Colossians 3:1-4 5.4mb
Deliver Us from Evil John Witvliet Romans 12 7.2mb
Put That on Master Charge Haddon Robinson Philemon 1 16.45mb
The Virtue of Gentleness Craig Barnes Philippians 4 9.8mb
The Epiphany of Surprise Scott Hoezee Matthew 2 14.0 mb
Finding Safe Refuge Craig Barnes Numbers 35 4.1mb
Strength While We Wait Reggie Smith Isaiah 40 10.0mb
When the Roll Is Called Down Here Fred Craddock Romans 16 9.8mb
Symposium 2010: A Mark of Grace Neal Plantinga Hebrews 11:1-4; Genesis 4:1-16 8.7 mb
Spiritual Knowledge Calvin VanReken 1 Corinthians 2:6-16 15.6mb
God’s Scoundrel Howard Vanderwell Genesis 25 6.2 mb
Speaking the Truth in Love Neal Plantinga Ephesians 4:1-16 4.4 mb
Symposium 2014: Glory in the Wilderness Scott Hoezee Exodus 16
Who Are the People of God? Tim Blackmon Hosea 3 and 11 9.0 mb
Where Does God Live? Tim Blackmon Ezekiel 43 10.0 mb
Scapegoat Tim Blackmon Leviticus 16 10 mb
So This Is Power? Laura Truax John 12 9.0 mb
Living in the Kingdom Now Laura Truax Luke 9 8.0 mb
To Judge or Not to Judge Anne Zaki Matthew 7:1-12 10.0 mb
Symposium 2009: Me? A 2009 Pharisee? Setri Nyomi Luke 18:9-14 10 mb
Symposium 2009: Careless Grace Craig Barnes Mark 4:1-20 9.4 mb
Symposium 2009: But It Isn’t Fair! Marva Dawn Matthew 20
Symposium 2009: Coming Home Empty Mary Hulst Luke 15:11-32 9.0 mb
Symposium 2009: Compel Them to Come Frank Thomas Luke 14:15-24 9.0 mb
Symposium 2009: The Heart of Faith Luke Powery Luke 18 9.0 mb
Asleep at the Wheel Ron Rienstra Mark 4 12mb
Luminescence Ron Rienstra Philippians 2 8.1 mb
An Ode to General Revelation John Witvliet Psalm 19 5.6mb
Deeper Thomas Long Mark 4 8.1 mb
The One to Know Scott Hoezee John 1 8.3mb
You Hypocrites Neal Plantinga Matthew 23 7.7 mb
Which Is Easier? Neal Plantinga Mark 2 7.4 mb
The Hound of Heaven Samuel Wells Luke 15 10.0 mb
Christmas Needs to Get More Materialistic Samuel Wells John 1 10 mb
Symposium 2008: Morning Devotions Trygve Johnson Hebrews 12 10.0 mb
Symposium 2008: Witnessing Perfection David Davis Hebrews 10 10 mb
Symposium 2008: Approach with Boldness Susan Briehl Hebrews 4 6.0 mb
Symposium 2008: Yet at Present Scott Hoezee Hebrews 2 10 mb
Symposium 2008: The Wonder of the Nature of Faith Kenneth Bailey Hebrews 11, Psalm 23, Luke 18 10 mb
Symposium 2008: A Sacrifice of Praise Anthony Carter Hebrews 13:9-16 5.0 mb
The Way, the Truth, and the Life Jack Roeda John 14 7.0 mb
Dead Man Talking Debra Blue Luke 24:13-35 3.0 mb
Resurrection Living Laura Smit Romans 5 11 mb
The Waters of Baptism Laura Smit Matthew 3 9.0 mb
Baptism as God’s Mark of Grace, an Ash Wednesday sermon John Witvliet Genesis 4 4.4 mb
Looking for the Brightness of God Peter Jonker Matthew 2 10.4 mb
Investing in a Field of Flesh Gerrit Scott Dawson Jeremiah 32 9.0 mb
Symposium 2014: Exodus and Easter Sophie Mathonnet-Vanderwell Exodus 14-15
Standing on the Promises Thomas G. Long Genesis 18 7.3 mb
The Risks of Truth-Telling Walter Brueggemann Acts 1 5.0 mb
Symposium 2005: Insignificant and Significant Michael Lindvall Psalm 8 10.5 mb
How to Run a Marathon Lora Copley Hebrews 12 13.2 mb
You Gotta Be Important to Somebody Duane Kelderman Psalm 8 12.1 mb
Do Not Worry Kathy Smith Mark 4:35-41 4.5 mb
The Whisper of God David Beelen 1 Kings 19 18.0 mb
Tempted in Every Way Cisco Gonzales Hebrews 4 11.3 mb
Net-Breaking Kingdom Vision Joy Bonnema Luke 5 12.7 mb
Three Reasons to Praise God; A Meditation Neal Plantinga Psalm 67 6.0 mb
A Heart of Wisdom, A Spirit of Wisdom Clayton Libolt John 16 9.0 mb
A Heart of Wisdom: Humility Clayton Libolt Proverbs 3 10 mb
The Cosmic Redeemer Leonard VanderZee Colossians 1:20 13.0 mb
A Land God Watches Over Mary Hulst Deuteronomy 11:1-17 11.1 mb
The Sower Laura Truax Mark 4 6.7mb
What the Bible Says about Wealth Ed Dobson 1 Timothy 6 10.0 mb
Late Have I Loved You Neal Plantinga Genesis 4 11.3 mb
Character Development Joanna Adams Colossians 3 10.8 mb
Hallowed Be Your Name Joanna Adams Matthew 6 9 mb
Out of Her Poverty Jon Walton Mark 12 4.6 mb
Breaking Through the Roof Jon Walton Mark 2 5.0 mb
The Truth about Love Angela Taylor Perry 1 John 4 10 mb
What’s In the Bible Anthony Carter 2 Timothy 3 22 mb
Lord of the Wine Tim Keller John 2:1-11 10 mb
Not Every Spirit Scott Hoezee Acts 2 12.4 mb
The Builder John Buchanan Matthew 16 10.0 mb
Christ the Hen Scott Hoezee Luke 13:31-35 9.2 mb
A Prayer for Hope Trygve Johnson Psalm 1 16.6 mb
Business with God Lora Copley Genesis 32 15 mb
A Dwelling for Dust Lora Copley Psalm 90 13.2 mb
God’s Back Heidi De Jonge Exodus 33 14.7 mb
Stretched to See David Davis Matthew 21 7.9 mb
Blessed Is the One Who Comes John Witvliet Psalm 118 3.9 mb
Symposium 2014: Boundless Heidi DeJonge Exodus 20
Broken for You Mary Hulst Isaiah 53 8 mb
Never Abandoned Laura Smit Psalm 22 10.0 mb
Meet the Risen Christ Laura Truax Mark 16 9.1 mb
Just Beyond Woe David Davis Luke 6 8.8 mb
After the Wedding March David Davis 1 Corinthians 13 10.0 mb
Remembering the Water Gate David Davis Nehemiah 8 7.0 mb
All the More Grace David Davis Luke 13 5.9 mb
Isness, Wasness, Comeness David Davis Revelation 1 10.0 mb
Acceptable Words, Acceptable Heart David Davis Psalm 19 8.3mb
The Face of God Marc Nelesen Genesis 32 13.2 mb
Oppress Release Marc Nelesen Luke 4 11.4 mb
The Defiant Response Peter Choi Mark 15 17.2 mb
Scroll, Harps, and Bowls Tim Brown Revelation 5 10.0 mb
The School of Grace Anthony Carter 2 Corinthians 12:1-10 12.7 mb
Restoring the Soul Angela Taylor Perry Psalm 23 9.0 mb
Go Ahead, Timothy John Rottman 2 Timothy 1 5.0 mb
Always Scott Hoezee John 21:1-14 11.8 mb
I Have the Table Ready Howard Vanderwell Psalm 23 10 mb
A Foolish Message Howard Vanderwell 1 Corinthians 1:18-31 14 mb
Weak Fools Howard Vanderwell 1 Corinthians 4
New Life: The Mind Set on the Spirit Stan Mast Romans 8 12.2 mb
One Holy Passion Stan Mast Psalm 95 10.8 mb
Owning the Mystery Stan Mast John 14 and 16 9.9 mb
Gathering the Outcasts of Israel Amy Plantinga Pauw Luke 14:15-23; Isaiah 56:1-8
The Kingdom of Heaven Has Come Near Barbara Brown Taylor Matthew 11 8.9 mb
The Communion of Saints Barbara Brown Taylor A sermon for All Saints Day
Symposium 2014: Looking for Home Jon Brown Exodus 40
David and Tamar Laura Smit 2 Samuel 13 6.8 mb
Water, Wind, and Fire: A Meditation Laura Smit Exodus 14 6.1 mb
Fear and Trembling Laura Smit Genesis 22 9.2 mb
Stepping Out in Faith Into an Unknown Future Laura Smit Genesis 12 6.4 mb
Run With the Horses Duane Kelderman Jeremiah 12:1-6 9.5 mb
Spiritual Geography Leonard VanderZee Ephesians 4 9.0 mb
When Faith Falters Leonard VanderZee Genesis 12 10.4mb
Symposium 2007 From Glory to Glory Paul Scott Wilson 2 Corinthians 3:7-18 13.4 mb
Wrath William Willimon Luke 22 8.0
Sloth William Willimon Luke 23 8.1 mb
Is Christianity a Revealed Religion? (Preaching Is What God Does) William Willimon 2 Timothy 2 8.1 mb
Symposium 2007: The Glory We See Scott Hoezee John 1 and Philippians 2 8.8 mb
Symposium 2014: When Prophets Please the People Michael Nabors Exodus 32
Dwell in You Richly: A Meditation Scott Hoezee Colossians 3:12-17 7.8 mb
Symposium 2007: The Glory to Be Revealed Paul Ryan Romans 8:18-25 13.5mb
Symposium 2007: Show Us Your Glory Carol Bechtel Exodus 33 & Revelation 5 13.8mb
Symposium 2007: A Song Worth Singing Stephen Breck Reid Revelation 5 10.6 mb
Symposium 2007: Cruciform Glory Neal Plantinga John 12 5.2mb
From Hopelessness to Hope Cynthia Fantasia Psalm 77 6.0 mb
Song of My Heart Cynthia Fantasia Psalm 98 4.0 mb
You Are the Man Jack Roeda 2 Samuel 11 9 mb
A Devoted Life Jack Roeda Colossians 4 9.0 mb
O My Son Absalom Jack Roeda 2 Samuel 18 10.1 mb
When Nightmares Cease Daniel Block Daniel 7 10.0 mb
A New Name Neal Plantinga Revelation 2 9.0 mb
I Will Be With You Duane Kelderman Isaiah 43:1-3 8.4 mb
He Set His Face Toward Jerusalem William Willimon Luke 9 8.1 mb
A Dysfunctional Family and a Functioning God Leonard VanderZee Genesis 16 9.0 mb
Saints Thomas G. Long 1 Corinthians 1:1-9 10.0 mb
And Not Lose Heart Thomas G. Long Luke 18 10.0 mb
The Last in Line Amy Plantinga Pauw Matthew 20: 1-16 6.2 mb
Looking Back Duane Kelderman Ecclesiastes 11 - 12 10.6mb
Glory and Tents Laura Truax Matthew 17 9.4 mb
Glory Debbie Blue John 17
The Elegant Universe Scott Hoezee Psalm 19 14.3 mb
The Bubble Scott Hoezee Psalm 39 12.7 mb
With a Shout: A Meditation for Ascension Day Scott Hoezee Psalm 47 4.3 mb
How to Read the Bible in Three Dimensions Samuel Wells Mark 5 9 mb
In the Midst of a Busy Life Kathleen Norris James 1:9-11 6.1mb
That We May Live Jack Roeda Ezekiel 37 10.2mb
I Believe, But . . . Scott Hoezee Genesis 15
O For A Faith That Will Not Shrink Eleazar Merriweather Daniel 3 10.5mb
The Peace of God That Passes All Understanding Stan Mast Philippians 4:4-7 12.3 mb
It Will Surely Come: A Meditation Cleophus LaRue Habakkuk 2 5.3mb
The Ultimate Idolatry Story Debbie Blue Mark 1:1 4.9 mb
Hope in a Stump? Paul Ryan Isaiah 11: 1-9 10.9 mb
God Comes to Bethlehem: An Advent Sermon William Willimon Advent Sermon 7.8mb
The Greatest Story Ever Told Joanna Adams Luke 15 10.6 mb
Trees and Grace; A Meditation Based on Luke 19:1-10 Scott Hoezee Luke 19:1-10 6.5 mb
All About Grace Mary Hulst Zephaniah 3 9.4mb
The Glory is Everywhere Craig Barnes Luke 2:8-20 9.6mb
Living in Expectation Laura Smit 2 Peter 3 14.4 mb
Lullaby for the Dying Erica Schemper Matthew 2 6.4mb
Salvation in Ordinary Wrapping Craig Barnes Luke 2:21-40 6.3mb
Mock Service or Real Living? Michael Quicke John 12 5.6 mb
Good Enough Laura Truax Ephesians 2 10.1 mb
Always Yes Laura Smit 2 Corinthians 1 9.0 mb
Neighbor Love Neal Plantinga Leviticus 19 6.6 mb
Performance Review Kathy Smith Luke 10 11.3mb
The Strange Lady in Church Howard Vanderwell Joshua 2
Strange Comfort Mary Hulst Mark 13 10.2mb
How Do We Pray: A Meditation John Witvliet Romans 8 7.8mb
How To See Things In The Right Way Richard Mouw Psalm 73 12.9 mb
Wandering Back to the Tomb Laura Truax John 11 10 mb
Scandal in the Parsonage Haddon Robinson Hosea 3 10 mb
Work and Rest Tim Keller Luke 6 10.4 mb
A Means of Escape Derrick Lewis Noble Psalm 42 13.3mb
"The Stewardship of Pain" A Meditation by Frederick Buechner Frederick Buechner Meditation 5.5mb
Grace Alone Laura Smit Ephesians 2 10 mb
Out of the Depths Clayton Schmit Psalm 130 10.0 mb
God’s House Ellen Davis Hebrews 3 11.8 mb
The Patience of Atticus Finch Neal Plantinga Colossians 3 9 MB
Where the Spirit Leads Scott Hoezee Mark 1 9.4 MB
Coming Home Empty Mary Hulst Ruth 1 8.1 MB
Keeping Hope Alive Lewis Smedes Sermon on Hope 8.2 mb
The Inescapable God Neal Plantinga Psalm 139 7.8 MB
Salvation Hospitality Scott Hoezee Matthew 21:1-17 9.0 mb
Soar We Now Scott Hoezee Matthew 28 8.7 MB
The Emmaus Road John Witvliet Luke 24 10 mb
(Re)telling the Old, Old Story Mary Hulst Isaiah 41 8.1 mb
Troubled? Thomas G. Long John 14 8.1 mb
Never Alone Albert Aymer Exodus 13:17-22 19.6mb
More Than a Soft Breeze Blowing Across Teeth Paul Scott Wilson Conference
The Smelling Salts of Grace Mark Labberton Conference
Unexpected Hope Mark Labberton Conference
Beyond Hallmark Mark Labberton Conference
Preaching the Gospel of mark to a Restless Culture: The Big Ideas in Mark’s Gospel Thomas G. Long Conference
Preaching the Gospel of Mark to a Restless Culture: Mark Confronts the Church Today — Please be patient: missing… Thomas G. Long Conference
The Lively Sermon: The Non-Verbal Tool Box of the Preacher Todd Farley Conference
The Lively Sermon: Gestures, Movements and the Preacher’s Theatre Todd Farley Conference
Morning Worship Todd Farley Conference
Worship Service: Living in God’s New Creation Dr. N.T. Wright Lecture
Space, Time and Matter Dr. N.T. Wright Lecture
Baptism and the Eucharist Dr. N.T. Wright Lecture
The Text: John1 – A Study of John’s Prologue F, Dale Bruner Lecture
The Text: Luke 15 – A Study of the Prodigal Son F. Dale Bruner Lecture
“Searching for Home: Spirituality for Restless Souls” M. Craig Barnes Lecture
“The Preacher as Minor Poet” M. Craig Barnes Lecture
Scripture Texts for Preaching M. Craig Barnes Lecture
“Peculiar Treasures” Frederick Buechner Frederick Buechner Lecture
Preaching and Teaching Romans: God’s Gospel, God’s Son, God’s Righteousness Dr. N.T. Wright, Canon Theologian, Westminster Abbey, London England Lecture
Preaching and Teaching Romans: New Exodus, New Creation, New Humanity Dr. N.T. Wright, Canon Theologian, Westminster Abbey, London England Lecture
Preaching and Teaching Romans: All Israel’ and the Church’s Task Dr. N.T. Wright, Canon Theologian, Westminster Abbey, London England Lecture