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First Alliance Church

First Alliance Church

By First Alliance Church

Located in downtown Toledo, First Alliance Church has ministered to city residents for over 130 years. As part of the worldwide Christian and Missionary Alliance, First Alliance Church promotes Jesus Christ as our Savior, Sanctifier, Healer and Coming King. The church maintains the integrity of this original message in the midst of an ever-changing society while adapting its delivery to ensure the relevancy of our ministry
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Handel's Messiah I Messenger
Handel's Messiah I Messenger
December 4, 2022 Malachi 3:1-3 Pastor Mykel Pollock
24:56
December 05, 2022
Handel's Messiah I Comforter
Handel's Messiah I Comforter
November 27, 2022 Isaiah 40:1-5 Pastor Kirk Schneemann
36:32
November 27, 2022
Contentment: Philippians
Contentment: Philippians
November 20, 2022 Philippians 4:10-23 Pastor Donald Smith
43:32
November 21, 2022
Citizens: Philippians
Citizens: Philippians
November 13, 2022 Philippians 3:17-4:9 Pastor Kirk Schneemann
36:38
November 14, 2022
King: Philippians
King: Philippians
November 6, 2022 Philippians 3:1-16 Pastor Michael Pierce
32:04
November 06, 2022
Messengers: Philippians
Messengers: Philippians
October 30, 2022 Philippians 2:19-30 Pastor Kirk Schneemann
44:42
October 31, 2022
Messiah: Philippians
Messiah: Philippians
October 16, 2022 Philippians 2:5-18 Pastor Donald Smith
47:03
October 17, 2022
Joy: Philippians
Joy: Philippians
September 25, 2022 Philippians 1:1-11 Pastor Kirk Schneemann
34:31
September 28, 2022
Home Mission Sunday 9/18/22
Home Mission Sunday 9/18/22
September 18, 2022 Home Mission Sunday (Kairos Prison Ministry, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Toledo Urban Impact, Toledo Christian Schools)
38:53
September 19, 2022
Psalm 34
Psalm 34
September 11, 2022 Psalm 34 Pastor Donald Smith
49:02
September 12, 2022
Psalm 148
Psalm 148
Psalm 148 September 4, 2022 Pastor Kirk Schneemann
33:55
September 06, 2022
Psalm 51
Psalm 51
August 28, 2022 Psalm 51 Pastor Mykel Pollock
39:32
August 29, 2022
Psalm 19
Psalm 19
August 21. 2022 Psalm 19 Pastor Michael Pierce
32:36
August 22, 2022
Psalm 46
Psalm 46
August 14, 2022 Psalm 46 Pastor Kirk Schneemann
39:24
August 15, 2022
Psalm 23
Psalm 23
August 7, 2022 Psalm 8 Pastor Donald Smith
36:36
August 07, 2022
Psalm 8
Psalm 8
July 31, 2022 Psalms: Restoring Your Soul Series Psalm 8 Pastor Kirk Schneemann
42:45
August 01, 2022
Psalm 100
Psalm 100
July 24, 2022 Psalms: Restoring Your Soul Psalm 100 Pastor Donald Smith
36:26
July 28, 2022
LIFE 2022 Sharing Sunday
LIFE 2022 Sharing Sunday
LIFE 2022 Sharing Sunday July 17, 2022 Pastor Michael Pierce
31:49
July 18, 2022
Psalm 37
Psalm 37
Psalms: Restoring Your Soul July 10, 2022 Pastor Mykel Pollock
28:46
July 13, 2022
Psalm 1
Psalm 1
Psalms: Restoring Your Soul July 3, 2022 Pastor Kirk Schneemann
31:49
July 13, 2022
Racism Part 3
Racism Part 3
Racism Part 3 June 26, 2022 Pastor Kirk Schneemann
35:16
June 26, 2022
Racism Part 2
Racism Part 2
Racism Part 2 June 19, 2022 Pastor Donald Smith
37:21
June 19, 2022
Achieving God's Purpose Involves Taking Faith-Filled Risks. This Always Involves Change.
Achieving God's Purpose Involves Taking Faith-Filled Risks. This Always Involves Change.
C&MA Core Values June 12, 2022 Pastor Mykel Pollock
32:06
June 14, 2022
Without the Empowerment of the Holy Spirit, We Can Accomplish Nothing.
Without the Empowerment of the Holy Spirit, We Can Accomplish Nothing.
C&MA Core Values June 5, 2022 Jason Horton
43:14
June 06, 2022
Prayer is the Primary Work of God's People.
Prayer is the Primary Work of God's People.
C&MA Core Values May 29, 2022 Pastor Kirk Schneemann
31:31
May 31, 2022
Knowing and Obeying God's Word is Fundamental to all True Success.
Knowing and Obeying God's Word is Fundamental to all True Success.
C&MA Core Values May 22, 2022 Pastor Donald Smith
37:13
May 23, 2022
Completing the Great Commission
Completing the Great Commission
Completing the Great Commission will Require the Mobilization of Every Fully Devoted Disciple. C&MA Core Values May 15, 2022 Pastor Kirk Schneemann
45:26
May 16, 2022
Everything Belongs to God. We are His Stewards.
Everything Belongs to God. We are His Stewards.
C&MA Core Values May 8, 2022 Pastor Michael Pierce
32:48
May 09, 2022
Lost People Matter to God. He Wants Them Found.
Lost People Matter to God. He Wants Them Found.
Christian and Missionary Alliance Core Values Lost People Matter to God.  He Wants Them Found. Pastor Kirk Schneemann May 1, 2022
50:41
May 02, 2022
Proclaiming Good News
Proclaiming Good News
Proclaiming Good News | Mark 16:12-20 April 24, 2022 Pastor Donald Smith
44:29
April 25, 2022
Resurrection Sunday!
Resurrection Sunday!
Mark 16:1-11 April 17, 2022 Pastor Kirk Schneemann
37:49
April 18, 2022
The Great Exchange | The Gospel of Mark
The Great Exchange | The Gospel of Mark
The Great Exchange Mark 15:1-15 Pastor Michael Pierce
21:44
April 11, 2022
First Communion | The Gospel of Mark
First Communion | The Gospel of Mark
First Communion Mark 14:12-72 Pastor Kirk Schneemann
34:35
April 04, 2022
Special Love | The Gospel of Mark
Special Love | The Gospel of Mark
Special Love | Mark 14:1-11 March 27, 2022 Pastor Donald Smith
34:13
March 28, 2022
Church Planting Sunday
Church Planting Sunday
March 20, 2022 That Neighborhood Church Pat Cannon
35:38
March 21, 2022
Faith | Faith Works
Faith | Faith Works
Faith | Faith Works James 5:13-20 March 13, 2022 Pastor Kirk Schneemann
45:12
March 14, 2022
Patience | Faith Works
Patience | Faith Works
Patience: James 5:7-12 March 6, 2022 Pastor Michael Pierce
31:34
March 07, 2022
Arrogance | Faith Works
Arrogance | Faith Works
Arrogance | Faith Works February 27, 2022 Pastor Kirk Schneemann
42:37
February 28, 2022
Racism
Racism
Racism 2.20.22 Rev. Donald Smith
37:32
February 23, 2022
Home Mission Sunday | 2.13.22
Home Mission Sunday | 2.13.22
Home Mission Sunday | 2.13.22 Toledo Gospel Rescue Mission - Kelly Lianas  True North Ministries - Jason Horton & Ryan Hershberger  Water for Ismael - Janelle Metzger  SERMONETTE: Water for Ishmael - Chris Madden 26:00
38:04
February 14, 2022
40 Days of Prayer | Reawakening to the Return of Christ
40 Days of Prayer | Reawakening to the Return of Christ
Reawakening to the Return of Christ  Jason Horton  February 6, 2022   Series Big Idea: The aim of this 40-day focus is to fix our gaze on Jesus, remember who He is, what He has done, what He has given us to do, and what He will do in the future.
32:45
February 07, 2022
Reawakening to the Mission of Christ | 40 Days of Prayer
Reawakening to the Mission of Christ | 40 Days of Prayer
Reawakening to the Mission of Christ | 40 Days of Prayer Pastor Kirk Schneemann January 30, 2022
36:32
January 31, 2022
Reawakening to the Church of Christ
Reawakening to the Church of Christ
40 Days of Prayer Week 4 Pastor Mykel Pollock January 23, 2022
29:15
January 24, 2022
Reawakening to the Spirit of Christ | Days of Prayer
Reawakening to the Spirit of Christ | Days of Prayer
Pastor Donald Smith  January, 16, 2022   Series Big Idea: The aim of this 40-day focus is to fix our gaze on Jesus, remember who He is, what He has done, what He has given us to do, and what He will do in the future.
39:13
January 18, 2022
Reawakening to the Life, Death, & Resurrection of Christ | 40 Days of Prayer
Reawakening to the Life, Death, & Resurrection of Christ | 40 Days of Prayer
Series Big Idea: The aim of this 40-day focus is to fix our gaze on Jesus, remember who He is, what He has done, what He has given us to do, and what He will do in the future. Big Idea: The life, death, and resurrection of Jesus are an example for us to appreciate and follow.
33:47
January 14, 2022
Reawakening to the Glory of Christ | 40 Days of Prayer
Reawakening to the Glory of Christ | 40 Days of Prayer
Series Big Idea: The aim of this 40-day focus is to fix our gaze on Jesus, remember who He is, what He has done, what He has given us to do, and what He will do in the future. Big Idea: The bottom line of our mission is God’s glory, not ours.
40:35
January 14, 2022
Hope
Hope
Hope
36:27
January 14, 2022
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing | Carols
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing | Carols
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
36:50
January 14, 2022
Joy to the World | Carols
Joy to the World | Carols
Series Big Idea: Carols are the soundtrack of the season as we celebrate Advent. Big Idea: Baby Jesus brought joy to the world, and his life continues to transform lives today.
27:32
January 14, 2022
Thou Did'st Leave Thy Throne | Carols
Thou Did'st Leave Thy Throne | Carols
Series Big Idea: Carols are the soundtrack of the season as we celebrate Advent. Big Idea: Is there room in your life for the One who made room in his life for you?
29:25
January 14, 2022
The People that in Darkness Sat| Carols
The People that in Darkness Sat| Carols
Isaiah 9:1:7
25:42
January 14, 2022
Humility | Faith Works
Humility | Faith Works
James 4:1-12
24:27
January 14, 2022
Wisdom | Faith Works
Wisdom | Faith Works
Series Big Idea: Jesus’ half brother James offers us timeless instructions for living a God-honoring life. Big Idea: The truly wise seek heavenly wisdom rather than human understanding.
33:16
January 14, 2022
The Tongue | Faith Works
The Tongue | Faith Works
James 3:1-12
32:29
January 14, 2022
Favoritism | Faith Works
Favoritism | Faith Works
Series Big Idea: Jesus’ half brother James offers us timeless instructions for living a God-honoring life. Big Idea: We are to show love and respect to all…period!
42:16
January 14, 2022
Temptation | Faith Works
Temptation | Faith Works
Series Big Idea: Jesus’ half-brother James offers us timeless instructions for living a God-honoring life. Big Idea: God is good, the giver of every good and perfect gift.
35:10
January 14, 2022
Where are You Going? | FingerPrint
Where are You Going? | FingerPrint
Where are You Going?
40:11
January 14, 2022
Why are You Here? | FingerPrint
Why are You Here? | FingerPrint
Series Big Idea: You’re a masterpiece created unique and special to glorify God and bless others. Big Idea: You’ve been given gifts, passions, and talents to discover, develop and share.
41:26
January 14, 2022
Who are You? | FingerPrint
Who are You? | FingerPrint
Who are You?
32:50
January 14, 2022
Get Your Hopes Up & Give Them Heaven | Savannah Marten | Home Missions Sunday
Get Your Hopes Up & Give Them Heaven | Savannah Marten | Home Missions Sunday
Get Your Hopes Up & Give Them Heaven
26:05
January 14, 2022
Visible Church
Visible Church
If all you had was Scripture, what would church look like?
23:30
January 14, 2022
Synergy | CORE
Synergy | CORE
Series Big Idea: Our core values guide us in our mission of family restoring God’s masterpieces for His glory. Big Idea: We collaborate for the sake of the Kingdom of God.
39:23
January 14, 2022
Missional | CORE
Missional | CORE
Series Big Idea: Our core values guide us in our mission of family restoring God’s masterpieces for His glory. Big Idea: We take faith-filled risks in launching new ministries to love our neighbors.
32:51
January 13, 2022
Generosity | CORE
Generosity | CORE
Generosity | CORE
33:21
January 13, 2022
Family | CORE
Family | CORE
Series Big Idea: Our core values guide us in our mission of family restoring God’s masterpieces for His glory. Big Idea: We are a mosaic of people loving God and doing life together.
40:32
January 13, 2022
Faithfulness | CORE
Faithfulness | CORE
Faithfulness | CORE
45:02
January 13, 2022
Equipping (the next generation) | CORE
Equipping (the next generation) | CORE
Series Big Idea: Our core values guide us in our mission of family restoring God’s masterpieces for His glory. Big Idea: We mobilize the next generation to fulfill the Great Commission.
36:60
January 13, 2022
Better Wise Up | Faith Works
Better Wise Up | Faith Works
Series Big Idea: Jesus’ half brother James offers us timeless instructions for living a God-honoring life. Big Idea: Wisdom is one of God’s greatest gifts, available for the asking.
32:25
January 13, 2022
Faith in Action | Faith Works
Faith in Action | Faith Works
James 1:19-27, 2:14-26
24:48
January 13, 2022
Faithful Under Trial | Faith Works
Faithful Under Trial | Faith Works
James 1:1-18
33:39
January 13, 2022
The Glory of God's Presence
The Glory of God's Presence
Series Big Idea: The book of Exodus describes God’s gracious liberation of the Jews from slavery to freedom. Big Idea: We are blessed to be invited into God’s presence.
35:51
January 13, 2022
God is Holy
God is Holy
Series Big Idea: The book of Exodus describes God’s gracious liberation of the Jews from slavery to freedom. Big Idea: God is holy and deserving of our worship…and holiness.
34:47
January 13, 2022
Golden Calf: God Alone Deserves Our Worship
Golden Calf: God Alone Deserves Our Worship
Golden Calf: God Alone Deserves Our Worship
25:22
January 13, 2022
God's Top Ten (Commandments)
God's Top Ten (Commandments)
God's Top Ten (Commandments)
45:02
January 13, 2022
More Signs of the End | Mark 13:14-37
More Signs of the End | Mark 13:14-37
Series Big Idea: Mark’s gospel is the most concise biography of Jesus. Big Idea: Keep watch, for the end of the world is coming…soon!
33:50
January 13, 2022
Signs of the End | Mark 13:1-13
Signs of the End | Mark 13:1-13
Series Big Idea: Mark’s gospel is the most concise biography of Jesus. Big Idea: Get ready, for the end of the world is coming…soon!
32:13
January 13, 2022
Always Through, Never Under (1 Peter 4:12-19)
Always Through, Never Under (1 Peter 4:12-19)
A word from Pastor Keith Sholl
31:40
January 13, 2022
Temple Talk | Mark 12:35-44 (Mother's Day)
Temple Talk | Mark 12:35-44 (Mother's Day)
Series Big Idea: Mark’s gospel is the most concise biography of Jesus. Big Idea: Jesus has choice words about the heart of God and the heart of humans.
26:21
January 13, 2022
The Great Commandment | Mark 12:28-34
The Great Commandment | Mark 12:28-34
Mark 12:28-34
36:41
January 13, 2022
The Resurrection | Mark 12:18-27
The Resurrection | Mark 12:18-27
Series Big Idea: Mark’s gospel is the most concise biography of Jesus. Big Idea: Someday all of the dead will be resurrected…are you ready?
38:47
January 13, 2022
Church and State | Mark 12:13-17
Church and State | Mark 12:13-17
Series Big Idea: Mark’s gospel is the most concise biography of Jesus. Big Idea: Ultimately, everything we have belongs to the King of kings.
39:41
January 13, 2022
The Tenants | Mark 12:1-12
The Tenants | Mark 12:1-12
Series Big Idea: Mark’s gospel is the most concise biography of Jesus. Big Idea: Jesus—the rejected cornerstone—challenges religion once again while predicting his own death.
27:53
January 13, 2022
Resurrection Sunday
Resurrection Sunday
Resurrection Sunday
33:40
January 13, 2022
Palm Sunday | Mark 11:1-11
Palm Sunday | Mark 11:1-11
Series Big Idea: Mark’s gospel is the most concise biography of Jesus. Big Idea: Palm Sunday reminds us Jesus is LORD even in the midst of disillusionment.
29:10
January 13, 2022
Real Authority | Mark 11:27-33
Real Authority | Mark 11:27-33
Series Big Idea: Mark’s gospel is the most concise biography of Jesus. Big Idea: Jesus has been given all authority in heaven and on earth…and he has given it to us for God’s glory.
31:39
January 13, 2022
House Cleaning | Mark 11:12-26
House Cleaning | Mark 11:12-26
Series Big Idea: Mark’s gospel is the most concise biography of Jesus. Big Idea: Contrary to popular opinion, Jesus wasn’t always “nice,” but he never sinned.
37:29
January 13, 2022
Compassionate Messiah, Mark 10:46-52
Compassionate Messiah, Mark 10:46-52
Mark 10:46-52
34:21
January 13, 2022
The Quest for Power | Mark 10:32-45
The Quest for Power | Mark 10:32-45
Series Big Idea: Mark’s gospel is the most concise biography of Jesus. Big Idea: The Kingdom of God is upside-down where the greatest serve.
31:38
January 13, 2022
The Rich Young Ruler | Mark 10:17-31
The Rich Young Ruler | Mark 10:17-31
Series Big Idea: Mark’s gospel is the most concise biography of Jesus. Big Idea: Following Jesus involves total surrender, not just a one-time prayer.
35:03
January 13, 2022
A Hill to Die On
A Hill to Die On
If Christ has died for us on Calvary's Hill...why are we content to die on Capitol Hill?
28:21
January 13, 2022
The Holy Spirit | 40 Days of Prayer
The Holy Spirit | 40 Days of Prayer
Series Big Idea: We are beginning—and spending—the year on our knees seeking God’s direction, protection, passion, and unity. Big Idea: We can live our lives according to the flesh or the Holy Spirit.
28:54
January 13, 2022
Alliance Missions | 40 Days of Prayer
Alliance Missions | 40 Days of Prayer
Series Big Idea: We are beginning—and spending—the year on our knees seeking God’s direction, protection, passion, and unity. Big Idea: God invites each of us to participate in His mission…here and around the world.
30:51
January 13, 2022
Marginalized People | 40 Days of Prayer
Marginalized People | 40 Days of Prayer
Series Big Idea: We are beginning—and spending—the year on our knees seeking God’s direction, protection, passion, and unity. Big Idea: We are to pray for and serve those who are unlike us, including those who make us feel uncomfortable.
30:07
January 13, 2022
The e-word: Evangelism | 40 Days of Prayer
The e-word: Evangelism | 40 Days of Prayer
It is a joy to pray for and proclaim good news to the lost.
41:09
January 13, 2022
Repentance | 40 Days of Prayer
Repentance | 40 Days of Prayer
Series Big Idea: We are beginning—and spending—the year on our knees seeking God’s direction, protection, passion, and unity. Big Idea: “Be holy, for I am holy.” Repentance can help us turn toward holiness.
40:18
December 13, 2021
Holiness | 40 Days of Prayer
Holiness | 40 Days of Prayer
Our focus during this first week is on the Person of God and His attributes. Our Triune God is perfect in holiness and in all of His other attributes. As we see Him for who He is, see Him in the fullness of His glory, may we be drawn to a posture of worship before Him. He is perfectly worthy! Full Breakdown: pastorkirk.com/files/c4ad37f2afcc59e3273ce5d6e780d638-430.html
44:56
January 08, 2021