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

We live in an instant society.  Everything has to be done right now.  But life is not always instant.  God isn't instant.  We want immediate answers, instant results and on-demand blessings.  But God doesn't operate on our timeline.  For many people, this is a big challenge - why they walk away from God and give up on faith.

Direct download: 2016_03_27_AM2_1-2-MP3_for_Audio_Podcasting.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:58am CDT

The result of all the scams and lies in our culture today is that we don't know who or what to trust. Does the way we trust people affect how we trust God?  

Direct download: 2016_03_20_Sun_AM3_1-2-MP3_for_Audio_Podcasting.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:47pm CDT

For the follower of Jesus, success is to be faithful.  That's the goal - faithful to God, faithful to your family, faithful to your spouse, faithful to your job. God promises His blessings, what the world views as success, in response to your faithfulness.  But how can we be faithful in everything?

Direct download: 2016_03_12_Sermon_1-2-MP3_for_Audio_Podcasting.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:25pm CDT

People have a lot of questions, doubts, and misunderstandings about God.  This is a question that people who are believers and people who don't know God wrestle with.  It's a tough one.  Why do bad things happen to good people?

Direct download: 2016_03_05_Sermon_1-2-MP3_for_Audio_Podcasting.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:51am CDT