Name: Rev. Brent Bowden
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Sermons

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Sermon Name Sermon Series Date Speaker
A Bible Like Rodney’s Ordinary Time October 20, 2019
A Coronation Like No Other Ordinary Time November 17, 2019
A Costly Verdict Season After Epiphany February 2, 2020
A Kum Ba Yah Moment Advent December 8, 2019
A Mountain in the Rearview Transfiguration Sunday February 14, 2021
A Sacred People Pentecost June 14, 2020
Abandoned Places Ordinary Time June 16, 2019
ABC/RGR Pentecost Service Pentecost May 23, 2021
Actor’s in a Supporting Role Epiphany January 12, 2020
After Christmas? Christmastide December 31, 2017
Another Ethic Season after Pentecost October 10, 2021
Are We There Yet Easter/Eastertide May 24, 2020
Arguing About What? Season after Pentecost September 19, 2021
Armor Up Season after Pentecost August 22, 2021
Being Welcomed Pentecost June 29, 2020
Born Again Farmers Easter/Eastertide April 21, 2020
Building Something New Ordinary Time September 22, 2019
Christmas Conspiracy Advent December 13, 2020
Christmas Eve 2020 Parking Lot Service Advent December 24, 2020
Christmas in August Pentecost August 9, 2020
Context, Context, Context Epiphany January 14, 2018
Crashing Economies Pentecost September 20, 2020
Crossing the Line Ordinary Time October 13, 2019
Do You Know Who You Are? Easter/Eastertide May 9, 2021
Don’t Worry? Be Happy? Easter/Eastertide May 17, 2020
Easter Sunday – What Feels Lost Easter/Eastertide April 4, 2021
Feasts are Dangerous – Palm Sunday Lent April 6, 2020
Filling in the Blanks Pentecost October 11, 2020
Fire from Heaven Ordinary Time June 30, 2019
Gaslighting Jesus Season after Pentecost June 6, 2021
Get Busy Dyin’ Lent March 21, 2021
Getting a Sense of Things Lent March 8, 2020
Give Him Fish Easter/Eastertide April 18, 2021
Giving Gratitude Ordinary Time November 24, 2019
God Loves Every-One Ordinary Time September 15, 2019
Going Viral Lent March 15, 2020
Group Project Pentecost November 15, 2020
Herod Glows Christmastide January 5, 2020
Holy Ground Pentecost August 30, 2020
I’m Not That Person Pentecost September 13, 2020
In the Presence of a Pandemic Lent March 22, 2020
In the Spotlight Season after Pentecost August 2, 2021
It Stinks Lent March 30, 2020
It’s Hard to Stay Awake Advent November 29, 2020
Jammies & Jingles: What Gift Do I Give? Christmastide December 29, 2019
Just Dreaming Season after Pentecost August 15, 2021
Keeping the Peace Ordinary Time August 18, 2019
Law of the Land Season After Epiphany February 16, 2020
Left Behind Season After Epiphany February 8, 2018
Love It or List It, Ash Wednesday Lent February 27, 2020
Lovin’ the Clay Season After Epiphany February 9, 2020
Not a Puzzle Season after Pentecost October 3, 2021
Not Even Moses Season after Pentecost October 17, 2021
Our Own Salvation Ordinary Time July 14, 2019
Parallax Pentecost June 21, 2020
Playing Along Pentecost July 5, 2020
Plot Holes Advent December 22, 2019
Powerless Empire Pentecost November 22, 2020
Press 1 for English? Ordinary Time June 9, 2019
Repair or Replace Ordinary Time September 8, 2019
Sermon 8.25.19 Ordinary Time August 25, 2019
Sermon Disclaimer Lent March 14, 2021
Sermon Squabbling Season After Epiphany January 31, 2021
Speaking of Resurrection – Easter Sunday Easter/Eastertide April 13, 2020
Stewardship *Sigh* Ordinary Time October 27, 2019
Stop It! Lent March 1, 2020
The Church’s New Commercial May 5, 2020
The Cross and The Flag Season after Pentecost July 4, 2021
The Cup Season after Pentecost September 26, 2021
The Epic of the Broom Tree Season after Pentecost August 8, 2021
The First Step of Reconcilation Pentecost September 6, 2020
The Great Thing about Pedestals Pentecost July 26, 2020
The Leavin’ Kind Ascension Sunday May 16, 2021
The Shape of Love Easter/Eastertide April 25, 2021
The Value of the Dollar Ordinary Time August 4, 2019
This is Abundance Pentecost August 2, 2020
This Is Not the End Pentecost November 8, 2020
Thy Will Be Done Ordinary Time July 28, 2019
Tiny Little Things Easter/Eastertide April 11, 2021
To An Unknown God Easter/Eastertide May 12, 2020
Triumph Lent March 28, 2021
Troublemakers Season after Pentecost July 11, 2021
Two Kinds of Miracles Pentecost September 27, 2020
Under the Fig Tree Season After Epiphany January 17, 2021
Unless it’s Heard Ordinary Time July 21, 2019
Waking from a Nightmare All Saints Sunday, Ordinary Time November 6, 2019
What a Pain Season after Pentecost June 13, 2021
What Abundance Looks Like Season after Pentecost July 25, 2021
What Are We So Afraid Of Lent March 16, 2021
What are you Talking About? Easter/Eastertide April 26, 2020
What Changed Transfiguration Sunday February 23, 2020
What Do You Believe? Season after Pentecost September 5, 2021
What Will the World See Ordinary Time October 6, 2019
What’s the Point Season After Epiphany January 26, 2021
Where the Mission Begins (Outdoor Worship) Ordinary Time July 7, 2019
Why Jubilee? Ordinary Time September 24, 2017
Woman Wisdom Season after Pentecost September 12, 2021
You Can’t Get There from Here Ordinary Time September 29, 2019
Posts

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Post Name Categories Date Author
Uncategorized September 18, 2021
“Fugues and Fudge” Organ Recital at Greece Baptist Church – Cheryl Frank Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements September 30, 2021
2021 ABC USA Biennial Mission Summit Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Worship and Event Announcements April 20, 2021
A Letter & 2 Invitations From Pastor Brent During a Season of Protest Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Worship and Event Announcements June 3, 2020
A Letter from Pastor Brent on In-Person Worship Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements May 24, 2020
A Note from Rev. Ken Williams Diaspora, General Information May 4, 2020
A Principled Stand Re: The Paycheck Protection Program Diaspora, General Information April 15, 2020
A Prophetic Call to Reformation – Rev. James Forbes in Worship 10/18 Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements October 13, 2020
Al Ginkel Prayer List November 17, 2020
All Saints Sunday Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Technical Information, Worship and Event Announcements October 19, 2021
All Saints Sunday, Nov. 1 Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements October 22, 2020
Allie Utley Preaching Diaspora, Worship and Event Announcements July 11, 2020
An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements February 3, 2021
An Invitation from the Stuffies to Everyone @ FBCR Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Worship and Event Announcements November 12, 2020
An Online Congregational Meeting? How? Diaspora, General Information, Technical Information, Worship and Event Announcements May 28, 2020
Andre, co-work of Amy Dickason Prayer List March 15, 2021
Andy Smith and Family, friends of Oliver Hood Prayer List July 6, 2020
Anna Wren Prayer List October 11, 2020
Anna Wren, grandmother of Anna Bowden Prayer List March 22, 2021
Article for Discussion Wednesday Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements April 26, 2020
Ash Wednesday Observance Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements February 3, 2021
Ashley and Ryan, family of the Curran’s Prayer List November 17, 2020
Audrey McIntosh Prayer List April 6, 2021
Baptist Peace Fellowship Summer Conferences Diaspora, Worship and Event Announcements June 29, 2020
Barb Carlson, cousin of Judy Oaks Prayer List July 6, 2020
Barbara Willard Prayer List August 29, 2020
Barbara Wolin, broken wrist Prayer List June 23, 2020
Baxter Family, sister of Rose Welch Prayer List December 1, 2020
Benn Forsyth Prayer List December 30, 2020
Bette Boddie Prayer List May 6, 2020
Birth of Arthur Louis Reynolds Stahl Prayer List December 30, 2020
Birth of Charles Chiappinelli Oaks Prayer List May 3, 2021
Birth of Thomas Jack Pohmer Prayer List June 12, 2021
Brad, brother of Pamela Hines Prayer List October 22, 2020
Brent Bowden Who Am I March 27, 2020
Cal Reynolds Prayer List November 26, 2020
Cal Reynolds Prayer List December 13, 2020
Call to Prayer and Action for Myanmar Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Prayer List May 3, 2021
Carol, mother of Melissa Spooner Prayer List October 22, 2020
Celebrating Advent and Christmas 2020 Diaspora, General Information, Technical Information, Uncategorized, Worship and Event Announcements December 6, 2020
Celebrating the Life of Al Ginkel Diaspora, General Information, Prayer List, Worship and Event Announcements August 31, 2021
Church Council Church Council Minutes, Polity April 25, 2019
Church Zoom Account Available for Meetings and Gatherings Diaspora, General Information, headlines, Technical Information February 18, 2021
Claude Hines, Sr. Prayer List July 11, 2021
Climate Benefit Concert Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements March 30, 2021
Coffee Hour following worship on Sunday Diaspora, General Information, Technical Information, Worship and Event Announcements May 6, 2020
Colleen Labman Prayer List July 14, 2021
Colleen Labman Prayer List August 26, 2021
Communion Sunday, September 6 Diaspora, Worship and Event Announcements September 1, 2020
Congregational “Check-In” time to change as of June 17 Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements June 3, 2020
Dawn Hawbecker Prayer List February 7, 2021
Dean Santos, former professor of Peter Boulay Prayer List December 30, 2020
Dennis Pankey, Friend of the Boulays Prayer List January 10, 2021
Diane Iacopelli Prayer List July 22, 2021
Do Not Respond to Requests for Gift Cards Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Technical Information, Worship and Event Announcements September 21, 2021
Doleen Hood Prayer List September 2, 2020
Don Brown Prayer List March 15, 2021
Don Grainger Prayer List August 19, 2021
Donna Curran Who Am I April 2, 2020
Doug Richardson Prayer List May 17, 2020
Douglass, nephew of Tim Gaura Prayer List March 2, 2021
Dr. Kenneth Cauthen Prayer List March 20, 2021
Drive In Food Drive and Brown Bag (with music) – July 12 Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Worship and Event Announcements June 25, 2020
Dylan Hunt Prayer List October 5, 2020
Ed Orland, friend of Bill Sturdevant Prayer List May 15, 2020
Eddie Schweibacher Prayer List September 13, 2021
Eleanor Schweibacher Prayer List November 26, 2020
Emily Warren, niece of Janet Richardson, and babies Gabriel and Daniel Prayer List June 3, 2020
Facets of Community Episode 1: Polity Stewardship 2021 October 18, 2021
Facets of Community Episode 2: Mission Stewardship 2021 October 20, 2021
Facets of Community Episode 4: Financial Uncategorized October 14, 2021
Facets of Community Episode: Template Uncategorized October 13, 2021
Fall 2021 @ FBCR Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Technical Information, Worship and Event Announcements September 9, 2021
Favor for Sunday? Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements July 29, 2021
FBCR Annual Meeting Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Technical Information, Worship and Event Announcements January 11, 2021
FBCR Assists Color Brighton Green Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute April 21, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List February 19, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List April 9, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List April 9, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List April 9, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List January 2, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List November 7, 2019
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List November 11, 2019
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List January 13, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List December 26, 2019
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List April 11, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List January 20, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List November 18, 2019
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List February 4, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List March 30, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List March 30, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List March 30, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List March 24, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List February 6, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List February 23, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List February 14, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List December 26, 2019
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List February 10, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List March 4, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List September 30, 2019
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List February 26, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List July 22, 2019
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List December 12, 2019
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List September 30, 2019
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List September 29, 2019
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List September 30, 2019
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List July 22, 2019
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List February 10, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List February 13, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List September 12, 2019
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List February 13, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List March 2, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List March 4, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List April 9, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List April 20, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List March 24, 2020
FBCR in Prayer Prayer List April 20, 2020
Friend and former co-worker of Pete Boulay, Patricia Gomez Prayer List May 27, 2020
Friends of Peg & Ken Williams Prayer List October 12, 2021
Friends of the Rochester Genesee Region Campaign Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute April 27, 2021
Great Free Events to be part of ABCRGR Biennial Meeting Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements September 22, 2020
Help Us Thank the Section Leaders Diaspora, General Information May 11, 2020
Holy Week Tenebrae Service Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements March 9, 2021
I found more stuffies having fun Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements September 24, 2020
IMPORTANT: Worship Format Change Diaspora, General Information, Technical Information, Worship and Event Announcements November 5, 2020
Inauguration Day Prayer Service Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Technical Information, Uncategorized, Worship and Event Announcements January 16, 2021
Interfaith Power & Light ED to Give Advocacy Training @ FBCR Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Worship and Event Announcements October 18, 2021
Introducing Benjamin Smith, FBCR’s Associate Pastor Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements July 19, 2021
Ivan Marable Prayer List October 12, 2021
Ivan Marable has lost his sister Prayer List September 15, 2021
Jean Garling Prayer List July 28, 2021
Jim Morrison Prayer List February 15, 2021
Jim Weaver Prayer List May 6, 2020
John Lake Prayer List June 2, 2021
John Lake Prayer List July 6, 2020
John Williams, grandfather of Pastor Brent Prayer List July 10, 2021
Join Me in Reading “How to Be An Anti-Racist” Beginning 6/17 Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Worship and Event Announcements June 3, 2020
Jubilee Sunday – 9/12 Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements August 31, 2021
Katie Worley Prayer List December 1, 2020
Ken Cauthen, Gallbladder Removal Prayer List June 25, 2020
Ken Hines has lost his mother Prayer List September 15, 2021
Ken McCarthy Prayer List October 12, 2021
Lenten Literary Pilgrimage Diaspora, General Information, headlines, Worship and Event Announcements March 3, 2021
Letter from Pastor Brent Stewardship 2021 October 18, 2021
Letter from Pastor Brent Re: Covid-19 Response Uncategorized March 12, 2020
Lois Whitcomb Prayer List January 6, 2021
Lori & Matt Mann Visit FBCR Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements October 10, 2021
Lyn Wehle, surgery Prayer List June 29, 2020
Marcia McCarthy, breast cancer diagnosis Prayer List June 29, 2020
Margaret Cooley Prayer List August 17, 2021
Marion Gallahan, mother of Jackie Pensgen Prayer List August 5, 2020
Mary Birx Prayer List December 30, 2020
Mary P. Simmons Prayer List October 14, 2021
Melissa Spooner Prayer List August 26, 2021
Miche Fambro, husband of Rev. Wendy Fambro Prayer List December 17, 2020
Mike Lemen Prayer List October 11, 2020
Mike Ryan Prayer List July 27, 2020
Misha & Tamara Khilmova Prayer List December 30, 2020
Mr. Datta, Friend of the Bowdens Prayer List May 3, 2021
Nancy and Ron Ring Prayer List May 28, 2020
Nancy Johnson Prayer List October 17, 2020
Need help from or willing to help your FBCR family with a vaccine appointment? Diaspora, General Information, headlines, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute March 10, 2021
Newsletter July 2019 Uncategorized July 30, 2019
Nineteenth Sunday After Pentecost-10/03/21 Bulletin, Uncategorized October 6, 2021
NOW ALL ONLINE – Wednesday Evening Faith Formation Returns with Series on Sabbath Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Worship and Event Announcements September 2, 2021
Online Worship Login Issues and Fixes Diaspora, Technical Information, Worship and Event Announcements April 8, 2020
Ordination of Benjamin Smith Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements August 31, 2021
Ordination of Tim Gaura Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements August 11, 2021
Patrick McNamara, brother of Mike NcNamara Prayer List March 30, 2021
Paula Shaffer, co-worker of Betsy Vipperman Prayer List November 22, 2020
Pentecost Worship – Your Voice Needed – 11:00 AM, May 31 Diaspora, Worship and Event Announcements May 12, 2020
Pentecost Worship online Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Technical Information, Worship and Event Announcements May 10, 2021
Phil Bailey Prayer List June 10, 2021
Rachel, daughter of Bob Morris Prayer List July 6, 2020
Renee Barnard, Friend of Peter Boulay Prayer List April 6, 2021
Robert Genovese, father of Betsy Vipperman’s co-worker Prayer List August 25, 2020
Rochester Interfaith Thanksgiving Service Diaspora, General Information, Technical Information, Worship and Event Announcements November 12, 2020
Rory Dahill, friend of Diane Ashley Prayer List May 4, 2021
Rose Welch Prayer List October 12, 2021
Scott McClellan Prayer List January 26, 2021
Scott McClellan’s son and family Prayer List December 30, 2020
Shannon McNamara Prayer List March 2, 2021
Sharon Cassidy, friend of Pat Hanley and Bob Morris Prayer List January 3, 2021
Skylar Dickason Prayer List January 10, 2021
Sonja Hughes, mother of Doleen Hood Prayer List June 7, 2021
Stewardship 2021 Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Worship and Event Announcements October 21, 2021
Suzette Boulay’s CoWorker Prayer List August 24, 2021
Teagan, young friend of Ken and Peg Williams Prayer List May 9, 2020
Thank You, FBCR Family! Diaspora, General Information August 30, 2021
The Family of Ann Page, acquaintance of Peter & Suzette Boulay Prayer List July 27, 2021
Uncle of Anthony Pichardo Prayer List, Uncategorized September 13, 2021
URMC Webinar “Xenophobia in Our Nation of Immigrants” Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Worship and Event Announcements March 15, 2021
We Want to Recognize Graduates and Teachers Diaspora, General Information, Worship and Event Announcements June 10, 2020
We’re in this together Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute November 4, 2020
Winter Offensive of the National Homeless Union Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Worship and Event Announcements January 11, 2021
Worship IN the Sanctuary – Beginning July 18 Uncategorized, Written Articles July 8, 2021
Worship Tech Team Help Diaspora, General Information, Opportunities to Serve or Contribute, Technical Information, Worship and Event Announcements October 11, 2020
Zoom Passcode Now Required for Call In Users Diaspora, General Information, Technical Information, Worship and Event Announcements June 29, 2020
Zoom Security Issues and FBCR’s Response Diaspora, Technical Information April 8, 2020
Zoom Updates Coming Diaspora, General Information, Technical Information, Worship and Event Announcements October 18, 2021