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The Authentic Faith Podcast

The Authentic Faith Podcast

By John Guerrero
This is a podcast from writer and Bible Teacher John Guerrero that features teaching, messages, and conversations about living an authentic faith, truly growing in Christ, and experiencing the life that God desires for us.
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Resist the Enemy. John 10
This message is from Jesus’ talk about the Good Shepherd and the thief in John 10. Are you submitting to God and resisting the devil? Are you experiencing the abundant life that Jesus wants for you?
June 21, 2020
Embracing the Changes In Life With Peace and Contentment
This week’s message is from Philippians 4. John talks about the call to contentment and joy and how to make the most of every up and down of life.
March 28, 2020
Jesus Builds His Church
Act 5 in the Story of God - The Church. Based on teachings from Matthew 16 and Acts 2, John discusses the vision that God has for His church and how He wants it to operate in order to continue His story.
March 13, 2020
The Story of God: Covenant
God’s plan to bring redemption was initiated by a covenant with a man named Abram. From here through the rest of the Old Testament God worked through that covenant to develop His plan to bring a Redeemer. Today’s text is from Genesis 12.
February 23, 2020
Good Versus Evil: Genesis 3
Year of Biblical Literacy week 6. Where did evil come from? What does it look like? How do we handle it? And what will God ultimately do about it?
February 9, 2020
Good God, Good World (Genesis 1-3)
We continue our Year of Biblical Literacy with this new series called “God’s Story”. This first message discusses the good world that God made and what He desired for humanity.
February 2, 2020
The Power of the Scriptures - Hebrews 4:12-13
This is the fourth message in our introductory series for the Year of Biblical Literacy, where we discuss the importance of the Bible in the shaping of our faith.
January 26, 2020
The Purpose of the Scriptures
Luke 24:13-32. Today’s message focuses on what purpose God wants the Scriptures to serve in our lives.
January 19, 2020
Epiphany: Discovering What God Reveals
Matthew 2:1-11 / The magi followed a star to Bethlehem to bring gifts to Jesus and worship Him as a newborn King. God puts “stars” and promptings In our lives to lead us into new discoveries and experiences with Him. How well do we pay attention and follow?
January 5, 2020
All Oppression Shall Cease: Matthew 2
The wise men visited Herod and then found and worshipped the infant Jesus. Herod’s reaction was evil and oppressive. Today we consider why oppression exists and what God wants to do about it.
December 29, 2019
The Coming of Jesus: HOPE
Sermon 1 in a 4 part series through the Advent season. Each week a different theme will be explored as we journey towards celebrating the arrival of Jesus. Today's message about the hope we have in God's good plans for our lives and for the world. Text: Isaiah 2:1-5.
December 1, 2019
Right Relationships With The Church
NOvember 17, 2019 - HCBC
November 17, 2019
Profile: Spirit Led
This message is from our summer sermon series called "Profile: Exploring the Qualities that Define Us." After being accidentally deleted, this message was re-recorded as a conversation between Pastor John and our worship leader Dyllon Sanford.
October 6, 2019
Profile: Biblically Rooted
This is message is from our summer sermon series called "Profile". After being accidentally deleted, this message was re-recorded as a conversation between Pastor John and our worship leader Dyllon Sanford.
October 6, 2019
Abiding in Christ, Experiencing God
Sermon from John 15. This is our first week in our whole church study of Experiencing God. For the next 12 weeks we will focus on how to understand God's will and how He wants to involve us in His work.
September 8, 2019
Good Grief!
A sermon based on 2 Corinthians 7, where Paul talks about a "godly grief" that leads to repentance. How sorry are we when we sin? Sorry enough to change? That's the challenge of this message.
August 26, 2019
Aiming To Please Christ
Sermon from August 18, 2019. Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:6-10.
August 18, 2019
This is the final sermon in our series about The Qualities That Define Us. John talks about the call to let our faith in Christ influence and infiltrate every area of our lives. Our Scripture is from Galatians 2
August 11, 2019
PROFILE #6: Abundantly Gracious
Week 6 in our profile series. Our text is from 2 Corinthians 2 and in this message John talks about being abundantly gracious towards each other and what kind of difference that can make in how we appear to the world.
August 11, 2019
PROFILE #5: The Qualities That Define Us
Week 5 - Genuinely Loving.
August 11, 2019
PROFILE #4: The Qualities That Define Us
Week 4 in our series about the qualities that we want our church to be known for. Quality #4: Committed to Holiness. 1 Peter 2.
August 11, 2019
Profile of a Genuine Church: Gospel-Driven
Sermon 1 in a 7 part series about the qualities that should define and identify a Jesus-following church. In this message we look at John 1:1-14 and talk about the importance of being Gospel-driven in our every day lives. Our faith is based on the store of Jesus, and as such we believe that all people are invited into a relationship with God through Christ.
June 30, 2019
REFOCUS: Invested in the Community
Part 6 of our series REFOCUS, in which we reexamine and recommit to what it means to be the church.
February 24, 2019
Refocus: Invested in the work of the ministry
Part 5 of the series "REFOCUS."
February 10, 2019
REFOCUS: Committed to being People of Love
This is the fourth message in the series REFOCUS, in which we consider the things that the Body of Christ are called to commit to in our faith and practice.
February 5, 2019
Advent: Faith
Sermon from the second Sunday of Advent at Hill Country Baptist Church. During Advent we are reminded to have faith in the future coming of Jesus to make everything right in the world.
December 9, 2018
Advent: Hope
This is the first sermon of the 2018 Advent series at Hill Country Baptist Church. The text for today is from Amos 3 and the focus is on the fact that Advent reminds us of the hope that we have in the future coming of Christ.
December 5, 2018
No Excuses. No Exceptions
Sermon from Romans 2:1-11, from HCBC.
November 4, 2018
The Gospel and God's Wrath
Sermon from Romans 1, from Hill Country Baptist Church.
November 4, 2018
Willing and Cheerful
Answering the call to be willing to let God give to others through our wealth. Be a willing and cheerful giver. Mark 10:17-23. The story of the rich young ruler.
August 27, 2018
Seek Good For Your City
Sermon from August 19, 2018. Based on Jeremiah 29:1-11. God calls His people to grow where they are planted and seek shalom for their city.
August 19, 2018
For The Love of God
Exodus 20:1-17. Part 2 of the 10 Commandments series at HCBC Junction.
June 3, 2018
Relationship Before Rules
Sermon audio from May 27th ar HCBC. Text - Exodus 19:1-10. Part 1 of the 10 Commandments Series.
May 27, 2018
Fellowship in the Gospel
Sermon from May 6, 2018 at Hill Country Baptist Church, Junction TX.
May 26, 2018