Emmanuel Baptist Church

275 State St.  Albany, NY 12210
(518) 465-5161

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A Welcoming and Affirming Congregation

Minister:  Rev. Kathy J. Donley

 

Recent Sermons

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Title

Scripture(s)

Preacher/Speaker

10/15/17 Wouldn't Take Nothing for the Journey

Deuteronomy 8:1-20, 34:1-12

Rev. Kathy Donley
10/8/17 Living Words for a Peculiar People

Exodus 20:1-20, 22:20-27

Rev. Kathy Donley
10/1/17 Are We There Yet?

Exodus 16:2-21

Rev. Kathy Donley
9/24/17 Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea Exodus 14:10-31 Rev. Kathy Donley
9/17/17 Several Excellent Excuses

Exodus 3:1-15, 4:10-17

Rev. Kathy Donley
9/10/17 Five Remarkable Women and the Baby Who Survived Exodus 1:8-2:10 Rev. Kathy Donley
8/27/17 Stretched Isaiah 56:1-8
Matthew 15:21-28
Rev. Kathy Donley
8/13/17 Our Faith Inside the Boat Matthew 14:22-33 Rev. Kathy Donley
8/6/17 Not Counting Women and Children Matthew 14:13-21 Rev. Kathy Donley
at Joint FOCUS Worship
7/30/17 Silent and Slow - Subverting the Status Quo Matthew 13:31-33, 44-45 Rev. Kathy Donley
7/16/17 Fearlessness Matthew 10:16-39 Rev. Kathy Donley
6/18/17 Gutsy Love Matthew 9:35-10:4 Rev. Kathy Donley
6/4/17 Listen

Genesis 11:1-9

Acts 2:1-12

Rev. Kathy Donley
5/28/17 Power Acts 1:1-11 Rev. Kathy Donley
5/14/17 From Generation to Generation

1 Chronicles 29:1-19

Psalm 78:1-7

Rev. Kathy Donley
5/7/17

Finish Then Thy New Creation 

Romans 8:18-2
Revelation 22:1-5
Rev. Kathy Donley
4/30/17

Earthly Things

Genesis 3:1-24, 4:8-16
John 3:16-17
Rev. Kathy Donley
4/23/17 The Christ of Creation

Genesis 2:4b-9, 15-20

Colossians 1:13-20

Rev. Kathy Donley
4/16/17 Proclaiming Easter in a Good Friday World Matthew 28:1-10 Rev. Kathy Donley
4/9/17 Suffering as Resistance, Resilience and Joy

Matthew 16:21-28

Rev. Kathy Donley
4/2/17 Unforgettable

Isaiah 49:8-16

Matthew 11:25-30

Rev. Kathy Donley
3/26/17 Sometimes We Get It Wrong Ezra 9:1-4, 10:1-5
Galations 3:26-28
Rev. Kathy Donley
3/19/17 The Ins and Outs of Purposeful Non-Conformity Daniel 1:1-21
Romans 12:1-2
Rev. Kathy Donley
(delivered by Liselle)
3/12/17 Nevertheless, They Persisted

Numbers 27:1-11

Mark 5:25-34

Rev. Kathy Donley
3/5/17 Generation to Generation:  Bending the Arc Towards Justice

Exodus 1:8-2:10, 2:23-25

Rev. Kathy Donley
2/26/17 Finding Firm Footing Deut 11:18-21, 26-28
Matthew 7:21-29
Rev. Kathy Donley
2/19/17 Waging Peace with the Creative Weapon of Love Leviticus 19:1-2, 9-18
Matthew 5:38-48
Rev. Kathy Donley
2/12/17 The Telltale Heart Deuteronomy 30:15-20
Matthew 5:21-37
Rev. Kathy Donley
1/29/17 Give Me that Old Time Religion Micah 1:6-8
Matthew 5:1-12
Rev. Kathy Donley
1/15/17 Come and See John 1:29-46 Rev. Kathy Donley
1/8/17 God in a Manger Matthew 2:13-23 Rev. Kathy Donley
12/24/16 Christmas Eve:  How the Light Comes John 1:1-14 Rev. Kathy Donley
12/18/16 4th Sunday of Advent:  Woke Matthew 1:18-25 Rev. Kathy Donley
12/11/16 3rd Sunday of Advent:  When Faith Falters Isaiah 35:1-10;
Matthew 11:2-11
Rev. Kathy Donley
12/4/16 2nd Sunday of Advent:  Peace Be With You Isaiah 11:1-10;
Matthew 3:1-12
Rev. Kathy Donley
11/27/16 1st Sunday of Advent:  The Weight of Waiting Isaiah 2:1-5;
Matthew 24:36-44
Rev. Kathy Donley
11/20/16 Entrusted with Reconciliation 2 Corinthians 5:16-19 Rev. Kathy Donley
11/13/16 When the Unthinkable Happens Isaiah 65:17-25
Luke 21:5-19

Rev. Kathy Donley

10/23/16 Come Before Winter 2 Timothy 4:6-22 Rev. Kathy Donley
10/16/16  In and Out of Season 2 Timothy 3:14 - 4:5 Rev. Kathy Donley
10/9/16 Unchained 2 Timothy 2:8-15 Rev. Kathy Donley
10/2/16 A Little Bit Pregnant Luke 17:1-6 Rev. Kathy Donley
9/25/16 Getting Halfway There Luke 18:18-30 Judith Henningson
9/18/16 Jesus is for Losers Luke 15:1-10 Rev. Kathy Donley
9/11/16 For One Great Peace Jeremiah 32:1-5
John 14:23-27
Rev. Kathy Donley
8/28/16 Running This Race Hebrews 11:29 - 12:2 Rev. Kathy Donley
8/21/16 Job Series #4:  Your Arm's Too Short to Box with God Job 38:1-21; 42:1-6 Rev. Kathy Donley
8/14/16 Job Series #3:  Challenging an Elusive God Job 23:1-17 Rev. Kathy Donley
7/31/16 Job Series #2:  The Impatience of Job Job 19:1-29 Rev. Kathy Donley
7/24/16 Job Series #1:  Why Do Bad Things Happen to Good People? Job 1:1 - 2:13 Rev. Kathy Donley
7/17/16 Been in the Storm So Long Luke 18:1-8 Rev. Kathy Donley
6/19/16 The Pulse of Love and Anger Genesis 19:1-13 Rev. Kathy Donley
5/29/16 Otherwise 1 Kings 17:8-24
Luke 7:1-17
Rev. Kathy Donley
4/17/16 The Gate and the Keeper John 10:1-10 Rev. Kathy Donley
4/10/16 Into the Light John 9:1-7 Rev. Kathy Donley
4/3/16

Hunger Pangs

John 6:24-35, 48-51 Rev. Kathy Donley
3/27/16

Threatened with Resurrection 

Luke 24:1-12 Rev. Kathy Donley
3/20/16

The Stones Would Shout 

Luke 19:28-44 Rev. Kathy Donley
3/13/16

Honoring the Body 

Luke 7:36-50 Rev. Kathy Donley
3/6/16

Forgiveness

Luke 15:1-3, 11-32 Rev. Kathy Donley
2/28/16 Practicing our Faith: Contemplative Prayer Luke 6:12-18
Psalm 131
Rev. Kathy Donley
2/21/16 Practicing our Faith:  Hospitality

Leviticus 19:33-34

Deuteronomy 10:17-19

Romans 14:1-12

Rev. Kathy Donley
2/14/16 Saying Yes and Saying No Luke 4:1-13
Deuteronomy 30:11-20
Rev. Kathy Donley
1/31/16 Going Too Far Luke 4:14-30 Rev. Kathy Donley
1/24/16 The Purpose-Driven Jesus Luke 4:14-21 Rev. Jim Ketcham
1/17/16 Time for Celebration John 2:1-11 Rev. Kathy Donley
1/10/16 Water, Wind and Fire Luke 3:15-22 Rev. Kathy Donley
1/3/16

When Jesus Was a Refugee 

Matthew 2:13-23 Rev. Kathy Donley
12/24/15

Rise Up Shepherd and Follow 

Luke 2:1-20 Rev. Kathy Donley
12/20/15

Fierce Mary

Luke 1:26-56 Rev. Kathy Donley
12/13/15 Have You Heard that Baptist Preacher? Luke 3:7-18 Rev. Kathy Donley
12/6/15 When the Word of God Came Luke 3:1-6 Rev. Kathy Donley
11/29/15

Heads Up

Luke 21:20-36

Rev. Kathy Donley
11/22/15

Royalty Stoops

Revelation 1:4-8

John 18:33-37

Rev. Kathy Donley
11/15/15

Out of Her Poverty

Mark 12:38-44

I Kings 17:8-16

Rev. Kathy Donley
11/8/15 The Places We Go Ruth 1:1-22 Rev. Peter JB Carman
10/25/15 Possessions and Possibilites Mark10:17-31 Rev. Kathy Donley
10/18/15

The Fear Factor 

Mark 10:32-45 Rev. Kathy Donley
10/11/15

Things Hidden from the Wise

Matthew 11:25-30 Rev. Kathy Donley
10/4/15 Welcoming a Child / Receiving a Kingdom

Mark 9:30-37

Mark 10:13-16

Rev. Kathy Donley
9/27/15

Where Wisdom is Found 

Mark 9:38-41

James 3:13-4:3, 7-8a

Rev. Kathy Donley
9/20/15 To Make the Wounded Whole

Num. 11:4-6,10-16,24-29

James 5:13-20 

Rev. Kathy Donley
9/13/15 Less Judgment, More Curiosity

Mark 8:27-38

James 3:1-12 

Rev. Kathy Donley
8/31/15 Everyday Faithfulness

Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23

James 1:17-27

Rev. Kathy Donley
8/9/15 God on an Oxcart

II Samuel 6:1-19

Rev. Kathy Donley
8/2/15 Facing the Giants I Samuel 17 Rev. Kathy Donley
7/26/15 Coronation II Samuel 5:1-10 Rev. Kathy Donley
7/19/15 The Heart for the Job  I Samuel 15:34 - 16:13 Rev. Kathy Donley

 

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