2017 Video Messages Online
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Welcome to the 2017 Meadowood Baptist Church Video Messages Online. Click the message title to watch the video of your choice. The most current message is listed at the top. Video messages are available on DVD through the church office for one dollar each.

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July 23, 2017:
"Deliverance From Immorality"
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  Hebrews 12:16 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
Anyone, even believers, can quickly and unexpectedly fall into the sin of immorality. Our study in Hebrews continues with “Deliverance From Immorality.” Christ can deliver us from immoral behavior and the burdens of past sins. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
July 16, 2017:
Deliverance" - Part 2
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  Hebrews 12:15 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
Jesus rescues us from the eternal consequences of sin. He can also deliver us from lifestyles and thoughts that can harm us and others. Our study in Hebrews continues with more on bitterness. “Deliverance, Part 2” tells how bitterness is harmful to us and others. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
July 9, 2017:
"Deliverance"
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  Hebrews 12:15-17 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
Jesus rescues us from the eternal consequences of sin. He can also deliver us from lifestyles and thoughts that can harm us and others. Our study in Hebrews warns us about the root of bitterness. “Deliverance” tells how bitterness is harmful to us and others. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
July 2, 2017:
"Liberty"
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  John 8:29-34 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
Through Jesus, His followers have liberty from the deceptive and captivating power of sin. "Liberty" also discusses political freedoms and what the role of the government should be. Liberty is a life long struggle for believers. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
June 25, 2017:
"Rescued"
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  Hebrews 12:14; Romans 8:9 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
Jesus rescues us from the eternal consequences of sin, as well as thoughts, words, and lifestyles that can harm us and others. "Rescued" is about sanctification. The Bible urges all believers to pursue sanctification, a process that God uses to mold each believer into the person He wants them to be. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
June 18, 2017:
"A Lifestyle For Fathers"
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  Hebrews 12:12-17 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
Hebrews chapter twelve encourages believers to be strong in their faith. “A Lifestyle For Fathers” is not only a message for fathers but to all believers. When we remain strong in our Christian faith and are consistent in godly character, the result is God’s peace in our lives. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
June 11, 2017:
The Burchfield Brothers in Concert
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  Recording not available. Click here to visit the Burchfield Brothers website for more information.  
     
June 4, 2017:
"An Involved Father" - Part 2
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  Hebrews 12:5-11 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
God disciplines those He loves. "An Involved Father," Part 2, discusses how God reminds us of His love, and how we can know that we are saved from sin. His discipline and training in our lives results in His holiness and peace within us. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
May 28, 2017:
"Sacrifice, The Reason and the Response"
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  John 15:13; Matthew 23:23 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
God’s Word tells us that we are called to be free, but we are not to use our freedom to sin. “Sacrifice, The Reason and the Response” lists the four teachings of Jesus in Matthew 23:23: giving, justice, mercy, and faithfulness. As a society, do we give as we should? Can we say that justice exists for all people? Do we show mercy? Are we faithful to principles of living that the Lord deems righteous? Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
May 21, 2017:
"Securing the Blessings of God"
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  Genesis 37-50 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
As we send off our graduating seniors, our pastor reminds us that we can be blessed by God at all times of life. “Securing the Blessings of God” takes a look at the life of Joseph. God never promises an easy and pain free life, but believers can be blessed even in the darkest hours. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
May 14, 2017:
"An Excellent Woman"
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  Ruth | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
What characteristics make a woman's life great? "An Excellent Woman" looks at Ruth, a young and poor widow in a foreign land. She was able to overcome prejudice and gained respect as she cared for her mother-in-law. God used her to bless her family and community. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
May 7, 2017:
"An Involved Father"
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  Hebrews 12:5-11 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
God is the Creator of all people, but He is not the spiritual Father to all. The Bible teaches that only those who have received Jesus Christ as their personal Savior are God's children. "An Involved Father" discusses the discipleship that God the Father provides. It is a call to believers to rise to a higher standard of living. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
April 30, 2017:
"Running the Race" - Part 2
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  Hebrews 12:1-3 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
Jesus told us that if the world hated Him then the world will hate His followers. As believers, we must make a commitment that we are going to endure. “Running the Race,” part 2, continues where followers of Christ can receive inspiration and encouragement. Each of us must look to Christ who is the Author and Perfecter of faith. If we don’t, we will want to give up. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
April 23, 2017:
"Running the Race"
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  Hebrews 12:1-3 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
The Christian life should be considered a long distance race. As long as we live, no matter our age, Jesus expects us to live for Him. “Running the Race” reveals that we all need inspiration and encouragement to keep going. Sometimes there are reasons why followers of Christ want to give up. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
April 16, 2017:
"Resurrecting Hope"
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  Luke 24 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
Easter is supposed to be a time of celebration for believers, but a lack of spiritual understanding can lead a believer to live in a state of hopelessness. “Resurrecting Hope” examines how followers of Christ reach this frame of mind and how they can have their hope in Christ rekindled. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
April 9, 2017:
"Truth, What Do You Do With It?"
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  John 18:28-40 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
What you do with truth will bless you or condemn you eternally. “Truth, What Do You Do With It?” is about the truths of Christ Jesus as He stood before Pontius Pilate. There is absolute truth, facts in life that are unchangeable, and there are spiritual and moral truths. What will you decide to do with them? Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
April 2, 2017:
"The Final Chapter"
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  Acts 28 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
People can demonstrate extraordinary kindness, but that does not mean believers should assume these people have accepted Christ as Savior. "The Final Chapter" reveals that we should never stop telling others about Jesus. Seeking God's will in our lives and staying filled with the Holy Spirit keeps believers from burning out. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
March 26, 2017:
"The Divine Communicator"
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  Acts 27 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
How does God speak to us? "The Divine Communicator" shows the ways God speaks to believers and non-believers. Believers play an important role in sharing the hope available through Christ Jesus, the Light of the World. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
March 19, 2017:
"Listening to the Lord"
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  Acts 27 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
God chooses to speak to believers and non-believers alike, but do we listen? “Listening to the Lord” demonstrates how God is willing to communicate with us, and what can happen when we choose not to listen. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
March 12, 2017:
"With Christ in the Storm"
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  Acts 27 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
No matter what comes our way, the Lord will protect, provide, and accomplish His purposes for His followers. “With Christ in the Storm” shows how our own rebellion, or the recklessness of others, can put us in the middle of a storm. Believers need to remember that Jesus is in the storm with us. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
March 5, 2017:
"Our Testimony"
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  Acts 26; Galatians 1:13; 1 Timothy 1:12 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
As we share the Gospel, a believer’s testimony is important. “Our Testimony” explains that sharing how we came to know Christ can prove the reality of Christ and show how Jesus can change a person’s life. Our pastor shares the experience of the Apostle Paul in Acts 26, and concludes with a challenge - to write and practice our testimony, and to share it with others. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
February 26, 2017:
"The Guidance and Empowering of the Holy Spirit"
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  Acts 21-26 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
The Holy Bible speaks of a wisdom that is from God and a wisdom that is not. "The Guidance and Empowering of the Holy Spirit" discusses how God's Holy Spirit will show us when to speak, what to speak, and when we should be silent. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
February 19, 2017:
"Plugged Into Christ"
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  1 Corinthians 2:14-3:15 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
There are three categories, or spiritual conditions, of people: the natural, the carnal, and the spiritual. "Plugged Into Christ" examines each of these conditions and the results. The spiritual decisions we make affect our lives, the lives of others, and our eternal destination. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
February 12, 2017:
"Victorious Living"
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  Acts 25-26 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
Things we want to happen don't always happen immediately. "Victorious Living" takes a look at the difficult circumstances of the Apostle Paul. It is human nature to complain and to retaliate. God's Holy Spirit can enable believers to be patient and live according to God's will. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
February 5, 2017:
"Not Just Surviving But Thriving"
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  Acts 25-26 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
Who controls you? “Not Just Surviving But Thriving” discusses how believers can live victorious lives. God’s Word speaks of being ‘filled’ with the Holy Spirit. Christians can have the Holy Spirit yet live an unfulfilling life. Each of us must allow God’s Holy Spirit to control our lives on a daily basis. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
January 29, 2017:
"Paul and His Tormentors"
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  Acts 24 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
Despite what seems like overwhelming opposition, God’s plans cannot be stopped. “Paul and His Tormentors” is about what the Apostle Paul faced in Acts chapter 24. Surrounded by dangerous and corrupt people, he was exactly where God wanted him to be. These verses can help believers avoid certain assumptions, and provide encouragement when telling others about Christ. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
January 22, 2017:
"An Ugly Sin"
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  Acts 22:21; 23:1-11 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
What triggers prejudice? "An Ugly Sin" discusses what can cause prejudice, and what is and isn't prejudice. Believers are given tips for presenting difficult truths from God's Word to others. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
January 15, 2017:
"How Wholesome is Your Attitude?"
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  Numbers 10-14 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
“How Wholesome is Your Attitude” is part four of a series about good and bad attitudes. It begins with false ideas people have about good attitudes. This message examines the lives of Moses, Joshua, and Caleb and their mind set in difficult circumstances. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
Janaury 8, 2017:
"The Journey, Part 2"
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  Numbers 10-14 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
The most important issue for anyone is yielding one's life to Christ. “The Journey, Part 2” continues with the truths of good and bad attitudes, and why believers should evaluate their attitudes. Click here to view and print the message outline.
 
     
January 1, 2017:
"The Journey"
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  Numbers 10-14 | Bob Rutherford, Pastor
Life is a journey. We cannot know what will come our way, but our attitudes can affect the outcome. “The Journey” is part one of a message series about our thought patterns. Complaining shows ungratefulness toward the Lord’s provisions, it shows that we refuse to believe His promises, and it angers Him, which can cause Him to act against us. Click here to view and print the message outline.