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

A Rube Goldberg machine is a deliberately complicated way to perform a simple task.  It is a chain reaction that starts with something simple.  We can all be part of God's process.  We are a strategic link in a chain reaction that can and will touch and change the world.

Direct download: 2013_10_27_AM_1-2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:51pm CDT

One person can make a huge difference for God in the world.   If we could see in advance how we could make a difference, we would sign up in a heartbeat.  But we have to choose obdedience, knowing that God will use us in ways we cannot even imagine right now.  In this series, Pastor Rod will look at the power of one person to set in motion a chain of events that can have a powerful effect on the world.

Direct download: 2013_10_20_AM_1-2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:34pm CDT

What is normal?  Are you normal?   Society and church have changed a lot over the years, but what is supposed to be normal?   What does a normal family look like, according to the Bible?

Direct download: 2013_10_13_AM_1-2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:30pm CDT

What is normal for a church?  What is God's definition of what is normal for a church? What can we do to get back to and preserve that?

Direct download: 2013_10_06_AM_1-2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:16am CDT