This podcast is a service of Trinity United Methodist Church located in Chico, California. Our purpose here is to make Sunday sermons easily available to members unable to attend service. All are welcome to listen. We are a progressive church that loves music, social justice, and a traditional worship service. Our Purpose is to ENGAGE people in joyful relationships with God and with each other, so we will GROW in Christ-like compassion, and SHARE the blessings of the Holy Spirit. If these sermons speak to you, free to stop by the next time you find yourself in Chico on a Sunday morning.


  • 6/24/18 Mark 4:35-41, “Storm Abatement”

    6/24/18 Mark 4:35-41, “Storm Abatement”

    09/09/2018 Duração: 14min

    Mark 4:35-41, the great gospel story where Jesus calms the storm. The message will be called “Storm Abatement”. It is not clear as of this writing how Conference reporting and calming the storm fit together, but I expect they will have some things in common…

  • 7/1/18 Olav Bryant Smith

    7/1/18 Olav Bryant Smith

    09/09/2018 Duração: 17min

    Olav Bryant Smith offers insights and points of contemplation on this week's scripture.

  • 7/15/18 – Eating the Biggest Rat First

    7/15/18 – Eating the Biggest Rat First

    09/09/2018 Duração: 15min

    Today we explore the deadly sin of PRIDE and its corresponding virtue, HUMILITY. The scriptures today will be Psalm 10. 1-6 and Philippians 2. 1-4, and the message will be called “Eating the Biggest Rat First”.

  • 06/10/18 – Building an Undivided House

    06/10/18 – Building an Undivided House

    10/06/2018 Duração: 13min

    Today we investigate a complicated passage, Mark 3:20-35, and ponder some of Jesus’ more vexing sayings. The sermon will be called “Building an Undivided House”.

  • 06/3/18 – Plucky Christians

    06/3/18 – Plucky Christians

    05/06/2018 Duração: 08min

    “Plucky Christians” is the title of the message today, based on Mark 2:23-3:6, the passage where we are eternally reminded that God ordains rituals and rules to enhance human life, not diminish it.

  • 05/27/18 – Resonant and Resilient

    05/27/18 – Resonant and Resilient

    27/05/2018 Duração: 10min

    David Vallelunga, Pastor

  • 03/18/18 – John 12:20-26

    03/18/18 – John 12:20-26

    18/03/2018 Duração: 01min

    Pat Ediger, Liturgist

  • 03/18/18 – Chain of Command

    03/18/18 – Chain of Command

    18/03/2018 Duração: 09min

    David Vallelunga, Pastor

  • 03/11/18 – Once Lost, We Now Are Found

    03/11/18 – Once Lost, We Now Are Found

    11/03/2018 Duração: 14min

    Dave Vallelunga, Pastor

  • 03/11/18 – Ephesians 2:1-10

    03/11/18 – Ephesians 2:1-10

    11/03/2018 Duração: 02min

    Steve Runner, Liturgist