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

What can we learn from one of the most ruthless and evil dictators in history?  In todays message we learn how not to be like Xerxes, one of the biggest jerks in the Bible.

Direct download: 2017_07_29_Sat_Sermon_-_MP3_for_Audio_Podcasting.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:27pm CDT

Pastor Randy continues our Elephant in the Room on the subject of Extremes of Grace.  Grace is God’s wonderful gift to his followers, yet some overemphasize the power of grace to excuse sinful living. Others rob grace of its power by adding requirements to grace resulting in legalism.  In this message on Radical Grace, Pastor Randy lays out a biblical view of grace that avoids these extremes.

Direct download: Elephant__hyper-grace_AUDIO_PODCAST.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:06pm CDT

Anger and bitterness are destructive forces as we learn from the story of Haman in the book of Esther.

Direct download: 2017_07_22_Sat_Sermon_-_MP3_for_Audio_Podcasting.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:40pm CDT

In this lesson we learn how the right actions of a compassionate, Jewish man in exile honored God, earned the gratitude of his king, and ultimately saved his people.

Direct download: 2017_07_15_Sermon_-_MP3_for_Audio_Podcasting.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:58pm CDT

Direct download: Saturday_7-8-2017_audio_podcast.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:23pm CDT

Do you feel too insignificant for your needs to matter to God or anyone else?  We learn from the story of two blind beggars that Jesus is interested in those who others ignore.  Ask anyway.

Direct download: 07_01_2017_Sat_Sermon_-_MP3_for_Audio_Podcasting.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:19pm CDT