Baptist Church in Waterbury Connecticut

Sermons on Trials

Finding Joy: Amidst Trials – 1 Peter 1:6-9

No one enjoys being around miserable people. Unfortunately, way too many professing Christians display misery, anger, and bitterness over the circumstances that overtake them, rather than the joy they should have as children of God. Salvation’s joy is not some brief shallow circumstantial emotion, but rather it is something permanent and profound. Mere happiness comes […]

Trial’s Along The Way – 1 Peter 1:1-5

First Peter is considered a Wilderness Epistle.  It pictures believers as journeying on from the time of salvation to our inheritance in heaven or from the cross to Glory. Peter wrote to encourage his brethren (Hebrew-Christians who were scattered through-out the world) to continue trusting Christ, even in the midst of suffering. A key verse […]