First Assembly NLR Audio Podcast
Weekend messages from Pastor Rod Loy and FirstNLR.

Prejudice.  It's about more than black and white.  And it strikes at the core of what it means to be a Christian.  In Luke, chapter 10, Jesus tells the parable of the Good Samaritan.  What does it have to do with prejudice?  A lot, when you read between the lines...

Direct download: 2010_06_06_AM_1-2.mp3
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Pastor Brad's special song for Project Rescue.  Learn more about them and their work at

Direct download: I_Cant_Close_My_Eyes.mp3
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In the parable of the Unjust Steward, Jesus tells a curious tale about a wealth manager who learns he is to be fired.  He uses his influence to cost his employer money, while setting himself up for the future.  Strangely, once his employer finds out, he commends his dastardly former employee for his shrewdness and cunning.  Why would Jesus teach using this story?  What does it have to teach us today?

Direct download: 2010_05_30_AM_1-2.mp3
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