Baptist Church in Waterbury Connecticut

Sermons on Matthew

Parable of the Mustard Seed

One third of the world claims to be followers of Jesus Christ. Globally there are 37 million churches with 50,000 new ones added every year, and no two are the same. These figures do not account for the millions of underground or house churches where it is dangerous to profess your faith publicly. There are […]

Parable of the Wheat & Tares

In the Apostle Paul’s day, false teachers were appearing in churches claiming to preach the good news of the gospel. These pretenders appeared as missionaries, pastors, evangelists and church members. At first they appeared to be true believers; but as time went on, their spiritual fruit, or better, their lack of genuine spiritual fruit began […]


In a day of little loyalty it is refreshing to see commitment. It is with great relief to read of Christ’s commitment to the Father. Finally, someone loyal, someone committed!   Likewise Jesus says to us, “follow Me.”  “If you love Me, keep My commandments.” You see, Jesus expects His followers to be committed to Him, […]

Don’t Worry

“Don’t worry about it . . .” We have all had those words said to us. Did it work? Probably not! They are easy words to say, but hard to put into practice. In essence, this is what Matthew 6:25 says, “Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what ye shall […]

When You Pray – Part 2

Prayer is vital to every area of Kingdom living. We cannot give, fast, or even be filled with the Holy Spirit unless we pray and keep in constant communion with God. Without sincere Spirit led prayer our faith can easily tumble into meaningless religious ritual. This message examines how to pray the right way.

When You Pray – Part 1

Man has a tendency to corrupt every aspect of genuine faith.  We have even done this with our communion with God.  Some have turned a vital relationship with God into a religion filled added rituals and forms of set prayers.  Therefore, this message will address the wrong ways men pray.