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* On-line Worship Service, Sermon Podcasts & Mystery Bag

 
Did you miss the message from this past Sunday? 
Maybe you want to hear the sermon again.
 
We are placing the audio part of the sermons on-line for you to listen to from your computer or download it to your i-pod or mp3 player.  Let us know if this is beneficial or if there are any flaws you find.  We usually have the past Sunday's sermon on-line by Sunday at noon.
 
To listen to a sermon, click on the "Audio Podcast" and it should start quickly. 
 
 
06/13/21 - "Spiritual Gardening" (Based on Mark 4:26-34)
Neil Peck, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City. 
 
 
 
 
06/06/21 - "God's Healing Touch" (Based on James 5:14-16)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

 Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City. 
 
   
 
 
 
05/30/21 (Memorial Sunday) - "The Price of Love" (Based on 1 John 4:7-11)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching
 
 Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City.   
  
 
 
 
 
 
05/23/21 - "God Communicates with Your in Your Language" (Based on Acts 2:1-4)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching


Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City.  
 
 
 

05/16/21 - "Get You Head Out of the Clouds and Be a Witness" (Based on Luke 24:44-53)
Neil Peck, preaching
 
 
Online Service airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City.  
 
 
 
 

05/09/21 - "God: The Great Knitter" (Based on Psalm 139:13-16)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City.  

 


 
05/02/21 - "The Growth Comes From God" (Based on Mark 4:26-29)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City.  
  
 
 
 
04/25/21 - "Welcome Back!" (Based on John 21:15-19)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching
 
Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City.  
 
 
  

04/18/21 - "What Are You Afraid of?" (Based on John 20:19-31)
Neil Peck, preaching
 
Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City.  
   
 


04/11/21 - "How Do I Become a Christian?" (Based on Romans 10:8b-13)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City.  
 
 
 
 
04/04/21 (Easter Sunday) - "How Do I Approach the Empty Tomb?" (Based on John 20:1-9)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City. 
  
 

 
04/02/21 - Good Friday Tenebrae Service
 

 
 
 
03/28/21 - "Jesus Shares Our Sufferings" (Based on selected verses from Matthew 27)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching
 
Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City.
 
 
 
 
03/21/21 - "Paradox" (Based on John 12:20-26)
Neil Peck, preaching

 
Online Service airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City.


 
 
 
  
03/14/21 - "Simple Rule #3: Stay in Love with God" (Based on 1 Corinthians 13:4-13)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching
 
Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)
 

 
03/07/21 - "Simple Rule #2: Do Good" (Based on Luke 6:27-31)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching
 
Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)

 

   
 
02/28/21 - "Simple Rule #1: Do No Harm" (Based on 1 Peter 3:13-16)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)

 
 
 
02/21/21 - "The Wilderness Test" (Based on Mark 1:9-13)
Neil Peck, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)

 
 
 
 
02/17/21 - Ash Wednesday Service

 

 
 
02/14/21 - "When Do I Spend Time with The One I Love?"
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)
 


 
02/07/21 - "Sacrifice Play" (Based on Hebrews 13:15-16)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching
 
Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)
 
 


01/31/21 - "Lighten-Up" (Based on Matthew 4:12-17)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs by 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)
 
 
  
 
01/24/21 - "Casting and Mending" (Based on Mark 1:14-20)
Neil Peck, preaching
 
Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs by 9am here on our website 
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)

 
  
01/17/21 - "Leader or Follower?" (Based on John 1:43-51)
Neil Peck, preaching
 
Online Service (Airs by 9am here on our website 
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)



01/10/21 - "How Does God Identify You?" (Based on Matthew 3:13-17)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs by 9am here on our website 
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)


01/03/20 - "Looking for G*O*D" (Based on Matthew 2:1-12)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs by 9am here on our website 
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)
 
 
12/27/20 - "A Child is Born" (Based on Luke 2:15-20)
Preaching, Bishop Laurie Haller, Iowa Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

   
 
 
 
12/25/20 - First UMC Tower Bells Christmas, Gene Wagner, bell player

 
 
 
12/25/20 - Christmas Duets from Pat Harm (piano) and Jane Sibley (organ).  Duets include: “December”
“Journey to the Manger” / “O Little Town of Bethlehem” / “Panis Angelicus” / “Angels, We Have Heard on High” / “O Come All Ye Faithful” / “The First Noel” / “Silent Night”
 
 

12/24/20 - Christmas Eve Service
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching
Additional participants include: Neil Peck, Allison Padley-Shapira, Amanda Gibson, Jane Sibley (organ), Pat Harm (piano), Gene Wagner (handbells), & Lonnie Gustafson.
 
 
  
 
12/21/20 - Blue Christmas Service
Allison Padley-Shapira, preaching
 
 
 
12/20/20 - "What Will Your Answer Be?" (Based on Luke 1:26-38)
Neil Peck, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs by 9am here on our website 
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)
 

 
  
12/13/20 - "You Better Watch Out"  (Based on Mark 13:32-37)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs by 9am here on our website 
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)
 


 
 
 
12/06/20 - "Do Not Be Afraid" (Based on Luke 2:8-14)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching
 
Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs by 9am here on our website 
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)
 
 
 
 
 
 
11/29/20 - "What Spiritual Direction am I Going? (Based on Isaiah 9:6-7)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching 
 
Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs at 9am here on our website 
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)


 
 
 
11/22/20 - "Thanks or ?" (Based on Luke 17:11-19)
Neil Peck, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs at 9am here on our website
and at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)

 
 

 
 
 
11/15/20 - "What Kind of Spirit Do I Have Toward Giving?" (Based on Mark 12:41-44)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching
 
Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)
  

 



11/8/20 - "God's Amazing Grace" (Based on Ephesians 2:8-10)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)
 
 
 
11/01/20 - "What Am I Focused on?" (Based on Matthew 5:3-8)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Service (Airs at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)  
  
  
 

  
10/25/20 - "A Better World" (Based on Matthew 22:34-40)
Neil Peck, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Worship Service (Airs at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)  

 
  
 
 
 
10/18/20 - "Give AND Receive" (Based on Romans 1:11-12)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Worship Service (Airs at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)   
   
 
   

10/11/20 - "When do I 'Put On Christ'?" (Based on Matthew 22:1-14)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 

Online Worship Service (Airs at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)  
 
  
 



10/04/20 - "What 'Mountain' Am I Facing?" (Based on Matthew 21:18-22)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers
 
Online Worship Service (Airs at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)  
 
 

 



09/27/20 - "Do I Have True Obedience?" (Based on Matthew 21:28-31)
Neil Peck Preaching

Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers

Online Worship Service (Airs at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)  
 
 
 

 
09/20/20 - "Be More Child-like and Less Child-ish" (Based on Mark 10:13-16)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching
 
 Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers

Online Worship Service (Airs at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)   

 
09/13/20 - "God Knows Just Where to "Hit" You" (Based on Hebrews 4:12-13)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching 
 
Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers

Online Worship Service (Airs at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)  




 
09/06/20 - "What Am I Laboring With?" (Based on Matthew 11:28-30)
Rev. Roger Madden, preaching
 
Audio podcast (Click here) - scripture, sermon and guided prayers

Facebook Worship Service (Airs at 10am on our church's Facebook page - First United Methodist Church - Sioux City)