Can We Even Talk? Healthcare Forum

Len Nichols, PhD; Grace Marie Turner

10/26/17

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

10/1/17

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

7/23/17

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

6/18/17

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.

Halfway

The Rev. Mark Ramsey

6/11/17

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

6/4/17

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

4/30/17

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

4/16/17

Description:Easter Sunday services at Second Presbyterian/Roanoke.

The Shaping Power of Instruction

Dr. Kenneth McFayden

3/26/17

Description:This sermon was given by Dr. Ken McFayden, Academic Dean of Union Presbyterian Seminary (Richmond, VA) and Professor of Ministry and Leadership Development. He was visiting Roanoke this week as an leader/instructor/sponsor for the Trent Symposium for Newly Ordained Ministers.

Peacemakers

Gwyn Loftin and Olivia Smith

2/5/17

Description:The Senior Sermons led off with Olivia Smith (pictured right) and Gwyn Loftin (pictured left). "Peacemakers' was the theme for this Youth Sunday.

Reasoning with Jesus

Dr. George C. Anderson

1/1/17

Description:We regret the audio portion of this service was interrupted by a power surge. Please read the print version below.

What Do You See and Where Are You Looking?

Dr. George C. Anderson

12/11/16

Description:Advent 3 Verses from Psalm 27 (Old Testament) preceded the New Testament reading and was interspersed with music passages and responsive readings. So, in the recorded version, only the New Testament reading is here.