App Sermons

Mid Week Meditation

July 8, 2020

Mid Week Meditation

July 1, 2020


“Familiar Voice”

May 10, 2020

“Read”

May 3, 2020

Bridge Over Deep Water

April 26, 2020

“Returning to Hope!”

April 16, 2020

“He’s Out There!”

April 12, 2020

The Parade and the Cross

April 5, 2020

“Our Wilderness”

March 29, 2020

“Love!”

February 9, 2020

Christians

February 2, 2020

2020 Double Vision

January 26, 2020

“Follow”

January 12, 2020

Christmas Eve 11:00 p.m. Candle Light worship service.

“Prepare”

December 8, 2019

The Wyoming Seminary Madrigal Singers, under the direction of Mr. John Vaida, were the guest choir at this morning's worship service.

“Interfaith”

November 10, 2019

“The Necessity of Trust”

October 20, 2019


“Words”

October 6, 2019


“Searching”

September 22, 2019


“Learning Our Lessons”

September 8, 2019

“The Dignity of Labor”

September 1, 2019

“Hopeful Future!”

August 25, 2019

Jonah’s Wailing

August 18, 2019

“A Divine Debate!”

July 28, 2019




“Out of Many One”

June 9, 2019




“Remembering pdf”

April 28, 2019

“Remembering”

April 28, 2019

“Meaningful Life”

April 21, 2019

Anthem Sung by the Adult Choir, with Trumpet and Hand Bells.
Hymn #89 in the Presbyterian Hymnal. Song by congregation and choir.

“Getting Closer”

April 14, 2019

“The Bread of Life”

April 7, 2019





Anthem sung by guest Choir - The Wyoming Seminary Madrigal Singers, under the direction of Mr. John Vaida
Anthem sung by guest choir to our worship service, The Wyoming Seminary Madrigal singers, under the direction on Mr. John Vaida.
Hymn "Lead on, O King Eternal - Llangloffan - sung with Congregation and choirs.
Anthem sung by our Adult choir, with Mr. John Vaida, the Music Director, on piano.

“Planting Seeds”

March 17, 2019

“Happiness is…”

March 3, 2019


“God Is Love!”

February 17, 2019

“Caesar and God!”

February 10, 2019

“Oh, For Good News!”

February 3, 2019

“Tomorrow”

January 27, 2019

“Refreshing”

January 13, 2019

“Refreshing”

January 13, 2019

“Because”

December 24, 2018
The Christmas Eve 11:00 p.m. Candle Light Worship Service.
First Presbyterian Church Choir, along with a small chamber orchestra, performing Johann Sebastian Bach Cantata 36 “Schwingt freudig euch empor (Soar joyfully on high)" at the 10:00 a.m. worship service.

“Give Thanks”

November 25, 2018

First Presbyterian Church Choir performing during the 10:00 a.m. worship service.

Wyoming Seminary Third Anthem

November 11, 2018
Wyoming Seminary Choir, third anthem, at 10:00 a.m. worship service.

Wyoming Seminary 2nd Anthem

November 11, 2018


“Adding Relationships”

November 4, 2018

Us vs Them…Us and Them

October 14, 2018


An afternoon of Choral Soli, Duets, and Quartets. Dear Friends, For those who missed this wondrous concert, and for those who want to once again be lifted to the “Third…

“Your Name is…”

September 30, 2018

“Forgive 2”

September 23, 2018

“Forgive” pdf

September 16, 2018

“Forgive”

September 16, 2018

“Increasing Wisdom”

September 9, 2018

“Increasing Wisdom” pdf

September 9, 2018

Prodigals.pdf

September 2, 2018

“Prodigals”

September 2, 2018

“The Morality of Faith”

August 26, 2018

“Choose Wisely”

August 19, 2018





“You’re Grounded”

July 22, 2018

You’re Grounded pdf

July 22, 2018

Persuasive

July 15, 2018

“Persuasive”pdf

July 15, 2018

“Lost and Found”

June 24, 2018

“Clarity”

June 17, 2018

“VALUABLE!”

June 10, 2018





Our Families

May 13, 2018




Each year First Presbyterian Church joins in worship with St Stephen's Pro-Cathedral, our Episcopal neighbors on South Franklin St. This year the service was held at First Presbyterian Church. This…
Each year First Presbyterian Church joins in worship with St Stephen's Pro-Cathedral, our Episcopal neighbors on South Franklin St. This year the service was held at First Presbyterian Church. This…
Each year First Presbyterian Church joins in worship with St Stephen's Pro-Cathedral, our Episcopal neighbors on South Franklin St. This year the service was held at First Presbyterian Church. This…

Our Hearts Burn

April 15, 2018

Our Hearts Burn

April 15, 2018

Empty Tomb=Full Life

April 1, 2018
This recording is of the 10:00 a.m. Worship Service held on Easter Sunday, it includes the music and the sermon etc.

EMPTY TOMB=FULL LIFE

April 1, 2018

“An Excellent Parade”

March 25, 2018

The Damascus Road

March 18, 2018

The Damascus Road

March 18, 2018


Taking Sides

March 4, 2018

The Wilderness Journey

February 25, 2018



“Your Heart’s Desire”

January 28, 2018

“Predictions”

January 7, 2018

Antonio Vivaldi's “Gloria in D" as performed by the Choir, accompanied by a small chamber orchestra.

Continuing the Vision

November 26, 2017

Pet Sunday

November 5, 2017

Wyoming Seminary Choir III

October 29, 2017


Wyoming Seminary Choir II

October 29, 2017


By Whose Authority

October 1, 2017

Laws of Nature & Nature’s God

September 24, 2017

Thank God for Religion

September 17, 2017

Thank God for Religion!

September 17, 2017

911 Remembrance Service

September 11, 2017
TREAT YOURSELF TO AN INSPIRING BLESSING! (Listen to the audio) "911 Service of Remembrance and Resolve" sponsored by the Wyoming Valley Interfaith Council, at First Presbyterian Church, Wilkes-Barre, Pa, on…

Liberal Studies

September 10, 2017

Liberal Studies

September 10, 2017

Here Comes The Son

August 27, 2017

Philip Shares The Day

August 20, 2017

Philip Shares the Day

August 20, 2017

Abundance

August 13, 2017

Abundance

August 13, 2017

Our Children

August 6, 2017

Our Children

August 6, 2017

Out of Eden

July 30, 2017

Out of Eden

July 30, 2017

And It Was Good

July 23, 2017

And It Was Good!

July 23, 2017

Great Value

July 16, 2017

Great Value

July 16, 2017


All in (for) the Family

June 25, 2017

All in (for) the Family

June 25, 2017

Jesus and Islam Part II

June 11, 2017

Jesus and Islam: Part 2

June 11, 2017

Pentecost and Friends

June 4, 2017


Word/Wisdom

May 14, 2017

Jerusalem In Turmoil

April 9, 2017
Rev. Bob takes us back to the first Palm Sunday where Jesus enters Jerusalem, a city teeming with turmoil.  Jesus and his message offer a way to rise above personal…

Danger! Ideas!

April 2, 2017
Rev. Bob shares concern over the eclipsing of freedom of thought in our culture, which includes Universities and even Seminaries.  Acts 9:20-25, 12:15-34
Second Anthem by our choir, "O Lord We Believe"  Robert Kreutz

Judeo-Christian

March 19, 2017
Rev. Bob introduces and reminds that Judaism has always been intimately wedded to Christianity. Anti-Semitism is once again on the rise around the world.  Jesus, the Jew, will have none…

God Loves You

March 12, 2017
Rev. Bob uplifts the Bible verse that encapsulates our Christian way of living…’God so loved the world”!  This ethical monotheism has transformed our world!

Formation

March 5, 2017
Rev. Bob takes us into the wilderness of Lent.  We travel with Jesus into those times of temptation and maturity.

Reforming

February 26, 2017
Rev. Bob considers the challenging words of Jesus on respecting tradition and openness to change.

Give and Take of Love

February 12, 2017
Valentine's Day Theme

Extra Miles

February 12, 2017
Rev. Bob uplifts the challenging and inspiring Biblical story of “going the extra mile”!  This “extra mile” thinking is constitutive of a flourishing society.

Excuses, Excuses

February 5, 2017
Rev. Bob goes back to the book of Exodus, and finds a continuing human response; Excuses!  The excuse maker is none other than the great leader of the Hebrews: Moses!

Happiness

January 22, 2017
Rev. Bob finds in the opening of the “Sermon on the Mount” narrative in Matthew’s Gospel, the way to finding happiness.
Rev. Bob considers the Genesis account of creation in its constructing a way to interpret life and a wonderful way to live our lives

Following Your Star

January 8, 2017
Rev. Bob reflects on how we humans are stargazers, and how we each need to find a star, a way to live. The Magi followed and found their star.