Sermons by Bernard Bell

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Series: Luke (2012-; series shared with other PBCC preachers)
Romans 12: Overcoming with Good (2013; series shared with other PBCC preachers)
Embracing Relationships (2012)
Genesis: Our Story of Origins (2008-2011)
Revelation: The Seen and the Unseen (2001-2007)
History of Redemption: The Good, The Bad, The New, and The Perfect (1999)
Single Messages

All sermons are available in HTML, PDF, and MP3. PDF files are formatted to fit on 4 pages.
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Luke (with other PBCC preachers)

11 Luke 2:1-20 Laid in a Manger 16 Dec 2012 pdf mp3
16 Luke 6:1-11 Lord of the Sabbath 27 Jan 2013 pdf mp3
18 Luke 6:27-38 Loving “Them” 10 Feb 2013 pdf mp3
19 Luke 6:39-49 Hearing the Master’s Voice 17 Feb 2013 pdf mp3
22 Luke 7:18-35 A Time to Mourn, A Time to Dance 10 Mar 2013 pdf mp3
43 Luke 12:35-40 The Master’s Return 5 Jan 2014 pdf mp3
44 Luke 12:41-48 The Faithful Steward 12 Jan 2014 pdf mp3
45 Luke 12:49-59 Knowing the Time 19 Jan 2014 pdf mp3
46 Luke 13:1-9 Interpreting the Time: A Falling Tower and a Failing Tree 26 Jan 2014 pdf mp3
52 Luke 15:1-10 Lost But Worth Finding 19 Jan 2014 pdf mp3

Romans 12: Overcoming with Good (with other PBCC preachers)

4 Romans 12:9 True Love 28 Jul 2013 pdf mp3
5 Romans 12:11-12 Serving the Lord for Good 4 Aug 2013 pdf mp3
8 Romans 12:13 Gifted to Give 1 Sep 2013 pdf mp3
10 Romans 12:14-16 Blessing the World 15 Sep 2013 pdf mp3
11 Romans 12:17-21 Overcoming Evil with Good 22 Sep 2013 pdf mp3
12 Romans 12:9-21 Let Justice Roll Down 29 Sep 2013 pdf mp3

Embracing Relationships

1 Luke 15:11-32 Embraced by God 2 Sep 2012 pdf mp3
2 Embracing One Another 16 Sep 2012 pdf mp3
3 Embracing the World? 23 Sep 2012 pdf mp3

Genesis: Our Story of Origins

All 37 Genesis 1–11 sermons as a single document: pdf | epub.
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1 Genesis 1:1 In the Beginning God 06 Jan 2008 pdf mp3
2 Genesis 1:2-13 Lighten our Darkness (G) 13 Jan 2008 pdf mp3
3 Genesis 1:14-31 An Image for God’s Temple 20 Jan 2008 pdf mp3
4 Genesis 2:1-3 Entering God’s Rest (G) 27 Jan 2008 pdf mp3
5 Genesis 2:4-14 Life in Paradise 13 Jul 2008 pdf mp3
6 Genesis 2:15 Whom to Serve is Perfect Freedom 20 Jul 2008 pdf mp3
7 Genesis 2:16-17 Life and Death Choices 27 Jul 2008 pdf mp3
8 Genesis 2:18-25 Together! 03 Aug 2008 pdf mp3
9 Genesis 3:1-7 Tried and Found Wanting 11 Jan 2009 pdf mp3
10 Genesis 3:7-13 Facing God  18 Jan 2009 pdf mp3
11 Genesis 3:14-15 The Dawn of World Redemption 25 Jan 2009 pdf mp3
12 Genesis 3:16-19 The Gift of Pain 08 Feb 2009 pdf mp3
13 Genesis 3:20-24 Exile 15 Feb 2009 pdf mp3
14 Genesis 4:1-5 Presenting Ourselves to God 12 Jul 2009 pdf mp3
15 Genesis 4:6-9 Battling the Demon of Sin 19 Jul 2009 pdf mp3
16 Genesis 4:8-10 When Innocent Blood is Shed 26 Jul 2009 pdf mp3
17 Genesis 4:11-16 Forbearance 02 Aug 2009 pdf mp3
18 Genesis 4:17-18 A Mighty Fortress 10 Jan 2010 pdf mp3
19 Genesis 4:19-22 To What End Music? 17 Jan 2010 pdf mp3
20 Genesis 4:23-26 Calling on the Name of the Lord 24 Jan 2010 pdf mp3
21 Genesis 5:1-24 Two Ways of Living, Two Ways of Dying 07 Feb 2010 pdf mp3
22 Genesis 5:25-32 Weary of Pain 14 Feb 2010 pdf mp3
23 Genesis 6:1-8 Let Us Now Praise Famous Men 01 Aug 2010 pdf mp3
24 Genesis 6:6-7 Can God Change His Mind? 08 Aug 2010 pdf mp3
25 Genesis 6:9-22 Noah and his Ark 15 Aug 2010 pdf mp3
26 Genesis 7:1-24 Supported on the Whelming Flood 22 Aug 2010 pdf mp3
27 Genesis 8:1 Does God Remember Me?  09 Jan 2011 pdf mp3
28 Genesis 8:2-19 The Raven and the Dove 16 Jan 2011 pdf mp3
29 Genesis 8:20-22 A Pleasing Aroma 23 Jan 2011 pdf mp3
30 Genesis 9:1-4 Power in the Blood 30 Jan 2011 pdf mp3
31 Genesis 9:5-6 Bloodguilt 06 Feb 2011 pdf mp3
32 Genesis 9:8-17 Under the Rainbow 03 Jul 2011 pdf mp3
33 Genesis 9:18-24 Behaving Badly, Living Differently 10 Jul 2011 pdf mp3
34 Genesis 9:25-29 Peoples and their Destinies 17 Jul 2011 pdf mp3
35 Genesis 10:1-32 Mapping the Nations 31 Jul 2011 pdf mp3
36 Genesis 11:1-9 Architects and Builders 07 Aug 2011 pdf mp3
37 Genesis 11:10-12:7 The God of Abraham Praise 14 Aug 2011 pdf mp3

Revelation: The Seen and the Unseen

All 37 Revelation sermons as a single document: pdf | epub.
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1 Revelation 1:1-8 Power on Earth to Stand in the Face of Hell 15 Jul 2001 pdf mp3
2 Revelation 1:9-20 The Vision that Leads to Worship 22 Jul 2001 pdf mp3
3 Revelation 2:1-7 Preserving Passion 30 Dec 2001 pdf mp3
4 Revelation 2:8-11 Defying Death 6 Jan 2002 pdf mp3
5 Revelation 2:12-17 Avoiding Compromise 13 Jan 2002 pdf mp3
6 Revelation 2:18-29 Resisting Deception 14 Jul 2002 pdf mp3
7 Revelation 3:1-6 Staying Alert 21 Jul 2002 pdf mp3
8 Revelation 3:7-13 Standing Firm 28 Jul 2002 pdf mp3
9 Revelation 3:14-22 Poor and Needy 4 Aug 2002 pdf mp3
10 Revelation 4 Behind the Veil 6 Apr 2003 pdf mp3
11 Revelation 5 Worthy is the Lamb 13 Apr 2003 pdf mp3
12 Revelation 6 When God Turns His Face 13 Jul 2003 pdf mp3
13 Revelation 7 Who Can Stand? 20 Jul 2003 pdf mp3
14 Revelation 8:1-5 Silence! 27 Jul 2003 pdf mp3
15 Revelation 8:6-9:21 The Trumpet Shall Sound 18 Jul 2004 pdf mp3
16 Revelation 10 Sweet and Sour 25 Jul 2004 pdf mp3
17 Revelation 11:1-14 Faithful Witness 1 Aug 2004 pdf mp3
18 Revelation 11:15-19 Long Live the King! 8 Aug 2004 pdf
19 Revelation 12:1-6 Enter the Dragon 17 July 2005 pdf mp3
20 Revelation 12:7-17 War of the Worlds 25 July 2005 pdf mp3
21 Revelation 13:1-10 T.rex 31 July 2005 pdf mp3
22 Revelation 13:11-18 The Great Deception 7 Aug 2005 pdf mp3
23 Revelation 14:1-5 Following the Lamb 14 Aug 2005 pdf mp3
24 Revelation 14:6-13 Glorifying God in Life and Death 23 July 2006 pdf mp3
25 Revelation 14:14-20 Harvest Time 30 July 2006 pdf mp3
26 Revelation 15:1-8 God Incomparable 6 Aug 2006 pdf mp3
27 Revelation 16:1-21 Showdown at Armageddon 13 Aug 2006 pdf mp3
28 Revelation 17:1-7,18 A Tale of Two Cities 19 Nov 2006 pdf mp3
29 Revelation 17:8-17 But We See Jesus 26 Nov 2006 pdf mp3
30 Revelation 18:1-24 Fallen...In Just One Hour 3 Dec 2006 pdf mp3
31 Revelation 19:1-10 Hallelujah! 10 Dec 2006 pdf mp3
32 Revelation 19:11-21 Jesus, Our Great Savior (G) 25 Feb 2007 pdf mp3
33 Revelation 20:1-6 Plundering the Strong Man’s House (G) 4 Mar 2007 pdf mp3
34 Revelation 20:7-15 Death of Death and Hell’s Destruction (G) 11 Mar 2007 pdf mp3
35 Revelation 21:1-8 At the End of the Rainbow 17 Jun 2007 pdf mp3
36 Revelation 21:9–22:5 City of Gold: A Vision of Glory 24 Jun 2007 pdf mp3
37 Revelation 22:6-21 Come, Lord Jesus 1 Jul 2007 pdf mp3

Redemption: The Good, The Bad, The New, and the Perfect

Single file: all 4 sermons as a single file (pdf 205 kB).
Booklet: all 4 sermons as a single 2-up booklet (pdf 205 kB). Print duplex, short-side binding.

1 Genesis 1:1-2:3 This Is My Father’s World 12 Sep 1999 pdf
2 Genesis 2:4-3:24 Adam, Where Are You? 19 Sep 1999 pdf
3 Matthew 1:1-18 Jesus Christ, Son of David, Son of Abraham 21 Nov 1999 pdf
4 Revelation 21:1-5 The End of the Beginning 12 Dec 1999 pdf

Single Messages

Isaiah 40 Comfort When the Dreams Fade 27 Dec 1992 pdf
Philippians 2:5-11 The Vindication of Obedience 23 Apr 1995 pdf
Genesis 2:1-3 Sabbath: A Token of Eternity 20 Sep 1998 pdf
Exodus 24:1-11 Feasting with God 29 Nov 1998 pdf
Matthew 21:1-11 Who Is This? 28 Mar 1999 pdf
Matthew 26:17-30 “Do This in Remembrance of Me” 8 June 2003 pdf
Revelation 1:4-5 King of kings and Lord of lords 4 April 2004 pdf
Luke 1:26-55 Tell Out My Soul 12 Dec 2004 pdf mp3
PBCC Window The Big Picture 18 Mar 2007 pdf mp3
Matthew 1:1-17 The Return of the King 9 Dec 2007 pdf mp3
Luke 2:22-38 Faithful Vigil Ended: The Nunc Dimittis 21 Dec 2008 pdf mp3
Ephesians 2:11-22 Being Built Together 4 Jan 2009 pdf mp3
John 1:1-5 Hail Gladdening Light 6 Dec 2009 pdf mp3
Romans 8:1-17 God’s Empowering Presence 3 Jan 2010 pdf mp3
Luke 1 Blessed are the Poor in Spirit: Zechariah and Elizabeth 28 Nov 2010 pdf mp3
Colossians 2:6-7 Overflowing Gratitude 2 Jan 2011 pdf mp3
Colossians 1:15-20 The Father’s Pleasure 16 Oct 2011 pdf mp3
Colossians 3:18 “Headship and Submission”: Should We Submit to It? (w/ Sharon Coleman) 24 Jun 2012 pdf mp3
Colossians 3:18-19 Divorce: When Man Puts Asunder 8 Jul 2012 pdf mp3
Colossians 3:18-19 Singleness: Inconsolable Longings 22 Jul 2012 pdf mp3
Jeremiah 29:4-14 Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus 8 Dec 2013 pdf mp3
Micah 5:1-5a O Little Town of Bethlehem 15 Dec 2013 pdf mp3

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last updated March 13, 2014