Newton FBC of Newton, North Carolina
Sermons

To listen from this page, click a sermon title below. To download the .mp3 file, right click on the sermon title and select "Save link as ...." Or subscribe to the podcast by pointing your player here. Unless otherwise noted, the sermons below were preached by Pastor Tommy Hullette.

6/18/17   Kiss the Son (Luke 19:11-27)
6/18/17   Father's Day
6/04/17   Was Blind, but Now I See (Luke 18:35-43)
5/28/17   The Discipline of the Lord (Hebrews 12:3-17 - Preached by Ryan Fullerton)
5/21/17   You Can't Keep the Good Man Down (Luke 18:18-30)
5/14/17   Leave It All and Have Me (Luke 18:18-30)
4/30/17   You Like Them, but Are You Like Them? (Luke 18:15-17)
4/23/17   Five Minus One Equals Zero (1 Corinthians 13 - Preached by Kurtis Massey)
4/16/17   Who Cares? (Titus 2:14)
4/09/17   Two Men that You Probably Don't Want to Be (Luke 18:9-14)
4/02/17   Pray Because You Are His (Luke 18:1-8)
3/26/17   It Will Get Bad, But I Will Be Back! (Luke 17:22-37)
3/19/17   Here's Your Sign (Luke 17:20-21)
3/12/17   The Fruits of Genuine Repentance (Psalm 51 - Preached by Chris Cerrito)
3/5/17   Real Gratitude: A Sign of Real Faith (Luke 17:11-19)
2/26/17   You want me to do what? (Luke 17:1-10)
2/12/17   The Obedience of Faith (Romans 1:5)
2/5/17   Growing Disciples (Romans 1:5)
1/29/17   Growing in Love (1 Timothy 1:5)
1/22/17   Growing in Trust (Hebrews 11:6)
1/15/17   Beholding Christ (Hebrews 12:1-3 - Preached by Bo Nelson)
1/8/17   Follow Me, and I Will make You Become Fishers of Men (Mark 1:17)
1/1/17   New Years Day (Preached by Will Underwood)
12/25/16   The Power of the Story
12/18/16   Two Different Arrivals (Preached by Josh Kappes)
12/11/16   Veiled in Flesh the Godhead See; Hail the Incarnate Deity
12/04/16   Joy to the World, the Lord Is Come!
10/16/16   Finding the Prodigal's Brother in the Mirror (Part 2)
10/9/16   Finding the Prodigal's Brother in the Mirror (Part 1)
9/25/16   Thinking as a Christian about Racial Justice and the Charlotte Riots
9/04/16   Luke 14:25-35 (Not Even Close)
8/28/16   Luke 14:16-24 (You are Working for Him, but Are You Resting in Him?)
8/21/16   Luke 14:12-15 (Ziggy, Craig Cobb, and Jesus' Upside Down Kingdom)
8/14/16   Luke 14:7-11 (Go Low and Come Needy)
8/07/16   Guest Preacher: Keith McWhorter - (The Counter-Cultural Gospel)
7/31/16   Ephesians 4:1-6 (Spiritual Gifts - The Sequel)
7/24/16   Ephesians 4:1-6 (Spiritual Gifts - Part 1)
7/17/16   Luke 14:1-6 (Stubborn Savior)
7/10/16   Luke 13:31-35 (Black and Blue and Red All Over)
7/03/16   Luke 13:22-30 (Strive to Enter Through the Narrow Door!)
6/26/16   Luke 13_18-21 (You Say You Want a Revolution)
6/19/16   Hebrews 11:7 (Dads, You Matter. Build an Ark)
6/05/16   Romans 6:5-10 (Conflict, Gossip, Correction, and the Power of the Gospel)
5/22/16   Romans 6:5-10 (Handling Conflict Part 1)
5/15/16   Guest Precher: Jason Lee - World Relief
5/08/16   Titus 2 (Mother's Day)
4/24/16   Acts 2:41-47 (Cling)
4/17/16   Guest Preacher: Duane Kuykendall - Matthew 9:35-38 (State of the Church)
4/10/16   Luke 19:10 (God Is a Missionary)
3/27/16   1 Corinthians 15:12-13 (Life without the Resurrection)
3/20/16   Acts 2:41-47 (Delight! Part 3)
3/13/16   Acts 2:41-47 (Delight! Part 2)
3/6/16   Acts 2:41-47 (Delight! Part 1)
2/14/16   (Covenant-Love: Seeking More Than Johnny Cash, Taylor Swift, and Cinderella)
1/31/16   Luke 13:1-5 (The Truth About Suffering AND Self-Righteousness)
1/17/16   Luke 12:54-59 (Behold Then the Kindness and Severity of God)
1/10/16   Luke 12:49-53 (You'd Better Settle This One Out of Court)
12/20/15   Luke 2:1-20 (Special Joint Service with Vertical Life and Recovery Churches)
12/13/15   Titus 3:1-7 (The Savior Transforms...Has He Transformed You?)
11/29/15   Psalm 146 (The Savior Has Come)
11/22/15   Hebrews 13:15-16 (Jesus, Thank You)
11/15/15   Luke 12:35-36
11/08/15   Luke 12:22-34
11/01/15   Luke 12:13-21
10/25/15   1 Timothy 3:8-16
10/18/15   Luke 12:8-12
10/04/15   Guest Preacher: Nick King - Psalm 23
9/27/15   Luke 12:4-7
8/30/15   Luke 11:37-44
8/23/15   Luke 11:33-36
8/16/15   Luke 11:29-32
8/09/15   Guest Preacher: Phillip Marshall - (Moses' Prayer: Motivated Intercession)
7/19/15   Luke 11:24-28 Part 2
7/12/15   Luke 11:24-28 Part 1
7/05/15   Luke 11:14-23
6/21/15   Luke 11:1-4 Part 3
6/14/15   Luke 11:1-4 Part 2
6/07/15   Luke 11:1-4 Part 1
5/24/15   Luke 10:25-37
5/17/15   Luke 10:21-24
5/10/15   Mother's Day, 2015
5/3/15   Luke 10:3-20
4/26/15   Luke 10:1-2
4/19/15   Luke 9:57-62
4/5/15   Resurrection Sunday
4/3/15   Guest Preacher: Josh Kappes - (Good Friday)
3/29/15   Luke 9:46-56
1/11/15   Colossians 3:18
1/4/15   Colossians 3:17
12/21/14   Christmas, 2015
12/7/14   Isaiah 9:2-7
11/30/14   Guest Preacher: Ed Braswell
9/28/14   Colossians 2:8-10 (You Better Watch Out!)
9/21/14   Colossians 2:6-7 (Forever Depend! Forever Remember! Forever Enjoy)
9/07/14   Colossians 2:1-5 (Doctor Appointment)
8/31/14   Colossians 1:28-29 (Debunking Five Beloved Myths about Evangelism)
8/24/14   Colossians 1:28 ("We Proclaim Him!" We Have Only One Thing to Offer—Jesus)
8/17/14   1 Timothy 3:8-13 (The Radical Call to Genuine Service in a World that Teaches Us to Take Care of … ME!)
8/10/14   Acts 6:1-7 (Deacons: What Are They Supposed to Do?)
8/03/14   Special Guest: Kurtis Massey
7/27/14   Special Guest: Carter Cook and Piano vs. Poverty - an inspiring testimony about one man's determination to use his gifts to help those in need! You can learn more at pianovspoverty.org.
7/20/14   Colossians 1:24-27 (Joyful . . . Suffering?!?)
7/6/14   Colossians 1:23 (Don't Move Past Jesus!)
6/29/14   Romans 12:21 ("Do Not Be Overcome by Evil, but Overcome Evil with Good")
6/22/14   Colossians 1:19-22 (Tell Me Again ... and Again ... and Again)
6/15/14   2 Timothy 2:1-4 (Special Father's Day Message: Man Up!)
6/8/14   Colossians 1:15-20 (Who Is Jesus? Why Does It Matter?)
6/1/14   Colossians 1:13-14 (He Rescued Us!)
5/25/14   Colossians 1:9-12 (What Paul Would Pray for You if Paul Were to Pray for You)
5/18/14   Colossians 1:3-8 (When Is the Last Time You Were Thankful for THESE Things?!?)
5/11/14   Proverbs 29:15-17 (Happy Mother's Day! "Correct Your Children, and They Will Delight Your Soul")
5/4/14   Colossians 1:1-2 (Welcome to Colossians: Back to the Basics)
4/20/14   Acts 2:32-39 (If the Tomb Really Was Empty . . . Well . . . that Changes Everything)
4/13/14   Mark 11:1-11 (Jesus IS King … but Probably Not the Kind You Were Expecting)
4/6/14   1 Peter 5:1-7 (Trying to Understand Christian Leadership—Authority, Submission, and Service)
3/23/14   1 Corinthians 13:1-3 ("If I Do Not Have Love, I Am Nothing")
3/16/14   Selected Scriptures (Under the Word: Biblical Church Government (Part 3/4) - The advantages and wisdom of adopted the New Testament model of multiple pastors in each church)
3/9/14   Selected Scriptures (Under the Word: Biblical Church Government (Part 2/4) - How the New Testament models multiple qualified men in each congregation serving in the office of pastor). See also the handout used during this teaching time.
3/2/14   Selected Scriptures (Under the Word: Biblical Church Government (Part 1/4) - Terms used in the Bible to describe the office of "pastor"). See also the handout used during this teaching time.
2/23/14   Matthew 18:15-17 (Under the Word: Loving Our Members Enough to Discipline Them)
2/16/14   1 Peter 2:9-11 (What Is the "Church" Anyway?)
2/9/14   Matthew 28:16-20 (Under the Word: So What's the Plan)
2/2/14   Philippians 2:14-16 (The Normal Christian Life in a Culture Where Abnormal Is the New Normal)
1/26/14   Ephesians 4:29 (Under the Word: The Key to Relationships)
1/19/14   Hebrews 3:12-15 (Under the Word: Relationships Are Key)
1/12/14   1 Timothy 4:13-16 (PREACH the WORD!)
12/22/14   Matthew 1:21 (You've Got Bigger Problems than Duck Dynasty)
11/24/13   Psalm 100 (Thankfulness is Act of Faith)
11/17/13   Luke 9:20-26 (Why Would I Want to Follow Jesus if He Is Just Going to Make Me Look Like an Out-of-step, Out-of-date, Intolerant Freak?!?)
11/10/13   Luke 9:20-26 (Jesus Isn't Needy, and He Doesn't Watch the Polls)
11/3/13   Luke 9:18-22 (Are We Christians Fighting a Losing Battle?!?)
10/27/13   Luke 9:7-17 (Choose Your Shepherd)
10/20/13   Luke 9:1-6 (Christianity Is Not a Spectator Sport!)
10/13/13   Luke 8:40-56 (Jesus Responds to Faith!)
9/15/13   Luke 8:38-39 (New Man, New Master, New Mission)
9/8/13   Luke 8:26-37 (The Devil: He’s Real, He’s Terrible, and He’s Defeated)
9/1/13   Luke 8:22-25 (We Know It, but Do We Really BELIEVE It?!?)
8/25/13   Luke 8:16-21 (“Use It or Lose It”)
8/18/13   Luke 8:9-10 (Why Did Jesus Speak in Parables? The Answer May Surprise You and Cause You to Worship!)
8/11/13   Luke 8:4-15 (A Soil Test)
8/4/13   1 Peter 4:7-11 by Special Guest Kurtis Massey from Harvest Bible Chapel
7/28/13   John 4:1-30 by Special Guest Kurtis Massey from Harvest Bible Chapel
7/21/13   Luke 8:1-3 (The Most Unlikely People Doing the Most Amazing Things!)
7/14/13   Luke 7:40-50 (She Worshipped. He Didn't. Will You?)
7/7/13   Luke 7:36-39 (A Call to Worship--Humble, Passionate, Nothing-Held-Back WORSHIP!)
6/30/13   Luke 7:24-35 (Want to Repel Christ? Self-Righteousness Works Great (Part 2))
6/23/13   Luke 7:24-35 (Want to Repel Christ? Self-Righteousness Works Great (Part 1))
5/19/13   Luke 7:1-10 (If You Are Thinking "Worthy," You Are Thinking Wrongly)
5/12/13   Proverbs 31:10-31 (Cooking, Cleaning, and the Christian Calling to Commend the Christ). Here is a copy of the handout used during the service that outlines the structure of Proverbs 31:10-31.
4/28/13   Luke 6:46 (We Don't Aim for Mere Learning—but for Life-Change)
4/21/13   Luke 6:43-45 ("It's What's Inside that Counts")
4/14/13   Luke 6:37-42 (Judgment: Understood, "Un-followed," and Unmasked)
3/31/13   1 Corinthians 15:3-26 (What If They Found the Bones of Jesus of Nazareth?)
3/17/13   Acts 2:37-47 ("Am I (Really) My Brother's Keeper?!?")
3/10/13   Acts 2:37-47 (Playing Church? - Part 2)
3/3/13   Acts 2:37-47 (Playing Church? - Part 1)
2/17/13   Ephesians 6:1-4 (Obedience Is Not a Four-letter Word) as part of a special service of thankfulness and prayer for new babies recently born to families in our church
2/3/13   Mark 10:13-16 (“Let the Little Children Come to Me”)
1/27/13   Hebrews 10:11-31 (A Call to Genuine, Transparent, Intrusive, Christ-centered, Grace-driven Relationships of Encouragement and Accountability)
1/20/13   Galatians 3:26-28 (Skip-Bo, Pound Cake, and the Glory of Christ!)
1/13/13   Colossians 1:28-29 (We Proclaim Him!)
1/6/13   Luke 6:27-36 ("Experiencing, Enjoying, and Embodying the Love of Christ . . . Together")
12/23/12   Isaiah 35:1-10 (CHRISTmas = Hope for Radical Transformation)
12/16/12   Isaiah 35:1-10 ("Welcome to Our (Broken) World")
12/9/12   Isaiah 12:1-6 (Drink from the Spring that Satisfies). And here is the music special by Theresa Ray, "Bethlehem Morning."
12/2/12   Isaiah 9:2-7 (Is There REALLY Any Hope?!?)
11/25/12   John 17:22-23 (Grace and Glory (Part 2)). Preached by special guest, Chris Harris.
11/18/12   Psalm 84:11 (Grace and Glory (Part 1)). Preached by special guest, Chris Harris.
11/11/12   1 Thessalonians 5:18 ("In EVERYTHING Give Thanks")
11/4/12   Luke 6:17-26 ("Maybe It's Time We Got Back to the Basics of Love")
10/28/12   Luke 6:12-16 (You a Prophet? A Priest? Or a King?)
10/21/12   Luke 6:12-16 (Ordinary. Just Plain Ordinary.)
10/14/12   Luke 6:6-11 (Law, Legalism, and Trusting the Lord of Love (Part 2))
9/30/12   Luke 6:6-11 (Law, Legalism, and Trusting the Lord of Love (Part 1))
9/23/12   Acts 6:1-7 (Little Blisters, Big Problems, and the Sacred Calling of the Deacon). Part of a special deacon ordination and commissioning service.
9/16/12   Luke 6:1-5 (Stop Working on the Sabbath!)
9/9/12   Luke 5:36-39 (Why Is Grace SO Offensive?!?)
8/26/12   Luke 5:33-35 (Real, Rugged JOY!)
8/19/12   Psalm 78:1-8 (Kids Need a Daddy; Daddies Need a King)
8/14/12   Psalm 13 (Doubt, Desperation, and the Certain Hope of Deliverance). Preached as part of a revival at Bush River Baptist Church in Newberry, SC.
8/12/12   Luke 5:27-32 (Are you sick enough for the Savior?)
8/5/12   Luke 5:17-26 (The Son that Melts Hearts ... Also Hardens)
7/22/12   Biblical Unity (Part 1) by special guest Michael Anthony of Godfactor
7/15/12   Luke 5:12-16 (A Desperate Man, A Compassionate Savior, and Undeniable Proof)
7/8/12   Colossians 2:1-15 (Jesus + Nothing = Everything) by special guest, Jason Salyer, Associate Pastor of Students at East Maryville Baptist Church in Maryville, TN. Here is a recording of the East Maryville Youth Choir.
7/1/12   Luke 5:1-11 ("Jesus, What You Say Sounds Nuts . . . BUT . . . What You Say—Goes!"). We apologize that the sound quality is so poor on this recording (it starts out pretty bad, but gets better).
6/24/12   Coming Soon ... Luke 4:38-44 (Don't Get Too Cavalier with the King)
6/17/12   Jeremiah 31:27-34 - Father's Day - (No More Shackles . . . No More Excuses)
6/10/12   Luke 4:31-37 (The Gospel Is Warfare: Enjoy the Fight; Jump in the Fight - Part 2)
6/3/12   Luke 4:31-37 (The Gospel Is Warfare: Enjoy the Fight; Jump in the Fight - Part 1)
5/27/12   Luke 4:22-30 (Embrace Grace . . . and It's Goal)
5/13/12   Luke 4:1-13 (Learning to Mother ... from a Man). Also here is the recording of the testimony and special music we enjoyed from our special guest, Mrs. Odessa Coulter, and one of our own (her daughter) Teresa Ray.
5/30/12   Luke 3:23-38 (Comparing Luke's Genealogy with Matthew's Genealogy). This handout is designed to be printed on Ledger size paper (11' X 17').
4/29/12   Luke 3:21-22 (Grace is Delivered in Weird Packages)
4/8/12   Romans 4:25 (The Empty Tomb = Proof of Complete Forgiveness)
4/8/12   1 Corinthians 15:11 ("He Is Risen," and Here Is What We Mean by That)
4/1/12   Luke 3:7-14 (Hard Preaching and Deep Repentance)
3/11/12   Luke 2:36-38 (Things Aren't Always What They Seem)
3/4/12   Matthew 3:13-17 (Towards the Meaning of Baptism)
2/26/12   Genesis 3:1-9 ("Adam, Where Are You?") during a special Baptist Men's Day at Newton First Baptist. The book that I referenced in the sermon, The Silence of Adam, is available here.
2/19/12   Luke 2:33-35 (Expect to Be Exposed)
2/12/12   Luke 2:30-32 (Light 'em Up! The Call of God to Take the Gospel to the Nations)
2/5/12   Luke 2:25-32 (Jesus IS God's Salvation)
1/29/12   Luke 2:21-24 (Uncovering the Forgotten Treasure of Imputation)
1/22/12   Ephesians 3:14-19 (Experiencing, Enjoying, and Embodying the Love of Christ TOGETHER!)
1/15/12   Ephesians 3:14-19 (Embodying the Love of Christ)
1/8/12   Ephesians 3:14-19 (Enjoying the Love of Christ)
1/1/12   Ephesians 3:14-19 (A Prayer for the New Year). We leave Luke for a four-week series on "Experiencing, Enjoying, and Embodying the Love of Christ . . . Together!"
12/25/11   Luke 2:14 (Peace on Earth?!?). The recording begins with a familiar Christmas carol "I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day", which serves as an introduction to the sermon.
12/18/11   Luke 2:12-20 (It's Alright . . . Go Ahead and Praise Him!). During the service, we also enjoyed the choir's Christmas Cantata. You can listen here.
12/11/11   Luke 2:8-11 ("Jesus, What a Friend of Sinners!")
12/4/11   Luke 2:1-7 (God Has Come Near)
11/20/11   Isaiah 55 (Treasuring the Word of God) from special guest, David Hare. Dave and his wife Stacey are leaving in December to begin training for Bible translation work in Cameroon Africa! Dave and Stacey are members of Immanuel Baptist Church in Louisville, KY and missionaries with World Team.
11/13/11   Luke 1:80 (There Is a Purpose Behind the Pain)
11/6/11   Luke 1:76-79 (Approaching Sinners as Villains and Victims)
10/23/11   Luke 1:74-75 (Saved to Sing!)
10/16/11   Luke 1:67-75 (No Fear)
10/9/11   Luke 1:57-66 (Baby Food and Geritol)
10/2/11   Luke 1:46-56 (Hallelujah, He Has Found me, the One My Soul So Long Has Craved)
9/25/11   Luke 1:39-45 (O Magnify the Lord with Me, and Let Us Exalt His Name Together)
9/18/11   Luke 1:34-38 (Unbelievable Power, Uncomfortable Authority, Unimaginable Blessing)
9/11/11   Luke 1:26-33 (Modest Mother; Majestic Son)
8/28/11   Luke 1:18-25 (Rugged Faith in Ridiculous Promises)
8/21/11   Luke 1:16-17 (What Do Dads Have to do with the Gospel?)
8/14/11   Luke 1:8-17 (Man Versus Wild)
8/7/11   Luke 1:8-17 (All the Promises of God Find Their "Yes" in Christ)
7/31/11   Luke 1:5-7 (I Don't Need Your Rocking Chair)
7/24/11   1 Corinthians 2:1-5 (A Vision for a Great Relationship between a Pastor and His People that Results in Great Works for God) by Pastor J. Ryan Fullerton of Immanuel Baptist Church in Louisville, KY during the installation of Pastor Tommy
7/17/11   Luke 1:1-4 (Delete the Email Forwards and Delight Yourself in the Truth)
7/10/11   Matthew 28:18-20 (Great Power, Great Passion, a Great Promise)