Welcome to the audio podcast of West Bradenton Baptist Church in Bradenton, FL with Senior Pastor Sam Rainer. We hope that the sermons and teachings you find here will encourage you in your faith and move you towards a closer relationship with Christ. Please visit us online at www.westbradenton.org or Facebook at www.facebook.com/westbradenton. You can also find us on Instagram and Twitter as @westbradenton
One Day: Easter 201420/04/2014 Duración: 37min
Discover a renewed hope for today as look at the account of Jesus' resurrection in Matthew 28.
This Way: The Way of Jesus (part 2)13/04/2014 Duración: 41min
In the second part of this teaching Allen gives some practical ways that we can follow in Jesus' path.
The Way of Jesus (part 1)06/04/2014 Duración: 44min
Following Jesus is no easy task. In part one of this teaching we find that in following His way, it's about what we do AND what we say.
Where the Rubber Meets the Road30/03/2014 Duración: 35min
Does your faith have traction? It is essential for us to reevaluate our lives in light of the scriptures. This Sunday we take a look at four probing questions from Matthew 16 that help us to see where the rubber of the Bible is meeting the road of our lives.
Going Through The Motions?23/03/2014 Duración: 44min
Pastor Raul Hernandez challenges us to not be content in going through the motions in our spiritual lives.
A Tiresome Religion16/03/2014 Duración: 42min
We all have a tendency to get stuck in ruts in some area of our lives. Have you gotten stuck in a religious rut? Are you going through the motions when it comes to your faith? Jesus constantly challenged people to break out of their old religious ways of thinking; to stop going that way and start going This Way.
A Wedding Invitation09/03/2014 Duración: 45min
In our culture, the primary focus of a wedding is the bride. In contrast, the wedding parable of Jesus only mentions the king and his son. Listen along and find out why.
Pop Quiz02/03/2014 Duración: 38min
Aren't you glad that we aren't given pop quizzes at church? Well this we get just that! Join us as Pastor Allen talks about some hard questions that the teachings of Jesus confront us with.
Cliff Hanger23/02/2014 Duración: 35min
Pastor Ed Norris returns to share the story of his faith journey.
Generous Grace16/02/2014 Duración: 34min
Our acceptance of grace is often confused with our ideas about merit. In this message we explore the truly revolutionary grace-filled message of Jesus.
Unexpected Greatness02/02/2014 Duración: 44min
In Matthew 18:1-14 Jesus answers the disciples question about who is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven. He gives them an unexpected answer that still holds great weight for us today.
Awkward Questions26/01/2014 Duración: 41min
In Matthew 13, Jesus the master teacher presents us with some hard questions. Although answering them may seem awkward and uncomfortable, these questions are key to an honest relationship with God.
Testing the Soil19/01/2014 Duración: 31min
Although it is commonly referred to as the Parable of the Sower, Matthew 13:1-23 is really a parable about the soil of our hearts and lives. If we truly want to be receptive to the seed of God's word, then we must first test the condition of our soil.
Simply Divine22/12/2013 Duración: 31min
In this last teaching of the series we discover the simple truth of Jesus' promise, plan and purpose by comparing the accounts of his coming in the gospels of Matthew and Luke.
The People of Christmas15/12/2013 Duración: 41min
Today's message is the third part in the series exploring Christmas through the eyes of Matthew. In Matthew 2, we find Four People of Christmas.
Divine Delivery08/12/2013 Duración: 37min
This message explores the miraculous nature of Jesus' divine delivery into our world and what that means for us today.
Divine Descent01/12/2013 Duración: 39min
This message explores the Divinity of Jesus traced through Abraham, Judah and David found in Matthew.