The Gospel: Its Peddlers, Preachers, and Practitioners

Dr. Daniel "Danny" W. Massie


Description:On the occasion of George Anderson's 20th Anniversary as Senior Pastor at Second Presbyterian Church/Roanoke, a guest preacher was intited to preach at the 9:00 and 11:00 a.m. services.

February 4 Snow Day - Prodigal Son

Dr. George C. Anderson


Description:This was originally slated to be Youth Sunday, but due to inclement weather, Youth Sunday has been postponed. Youth Sunday has been rescheduled for March 18, 2018.

Longing with Hope

Dr. George C. Anderson


Description:A power interruption that morning rendered the recording irretrievable at this time. When available the print version will be posted here.

Can We Even Talk? Healthcare Forum

Len Nichols, PhD; Grace Marie Turner


Description:Most of this presentation was captured on this recording from the Can We Even Talk? series which continued with part 2 on 10/26/17. It was presented by co-facilitators Katherine Fralin, Founding Director, Batten Leadership Institute, Hollins University and George Anderson, Senior Pastor, Second Presbyterian Church, Roanoke. Speakers were Len Nichols, PhD (Director, Center for Health Policy, Research & Ethics, George Mason University) and Grace Marie Turner (President, Galen Institute, a research organization focusing on a market-driven health policy).

Do Something Different

The Rev. Howard Dudley


Description:This is the day of the 8th Annual Trent Youth Rally, called "Belonging to Each Other." We welcome the keynote speaker, Howard Dudley, who was joined by guest musician, Steven Hall of Durham, NC.

The Struggle

Dr. George C. Anderson


Description:We regret that we do not have the audio version for this week, but you may read the transcript attached.

Baptizatus Sum

The Rev. Elizabeth N.H. Link


Description:At the 10:00 a.m. service, Jeff and Morgan Morris presented their son, Martin McIlwain Morris, for the Sacrament of Infant Baptism. His grandmother, Dr. Nancy M. Morris, solo pastor of Seneca Presbyterian Church in South Carolina, helped officiate the baptism, along with Dr. George C. Anderson.


The Rev. Mark Ramsey


Description:Preaching this morning was the leader of our Evening Vacation Bible School, the Rev. Mark Ramsey. He is the senior pastor of Westlake Hills Presbyterian Church in Austin, TX, and is an associate editor and frequent contributor to Journal for Preachers and has written selections for Feasting on the Gospels.

The Restless Spirit

Dr. George C. Anderson


Description:This was Picnic Sunday in the Braeloch Pavilion at Boxtree Lodge in Vinton, VA. Therefore, we did not make an audiorecording of the sermon. A pdf document is attached herewith if you would like to download or print out the text.

A Forum on Social Discourse - What is the Role of Fossil Fuels in the Face of Climate Change and Economic Reality.mp3

Joe Lovett, Mark Dempsey


Description:Special Presentation dealing with respectful social discourse on matters open to discussion. April 26, 7:00-8:30 p.m., presented at Second Presbyterian Church. Presenters: Joe Lovett, Executive Director, Appalachian Mountain Advocates; Mark Dempsey, VP External Affairs, Appalachian Power/AEP. Co-Facilitators: Katherine Fralin, Founding Director, Batten Institute for Leadership, Hollins University; Dr. George Anderson, Senior Pastor, Second Presbyterian Church/Roanoke. Sponsored by 101.5/102.5, The Mountain fm (Suzanne Gandy) and Second Presbyterian Church.

The Grave As a Lens

Dr. George C. Anderson


Description:Easter Sunday services at Second Presbyterian/Roanoke.