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DPC Sermon from May 19, 2024 - "Give Me That Old Time Religion"

"What do Barnabas, an old Phillies player, and a banjo have to do with Pentecost and Doylestown Presbyterian Church? More importantly, what do they have to do with you...

DPC Sermon from May 12, 2024 - "Try Spelling ‘Community’ Without ‘Unity’"

Join in this week as we hear about one of the most ancient metaphors of Christian living, to be the "light of the world" and hear how Pastor Becca Bateman applied this...

DPC Youth Reflections - April 28, 2024

Three of our DPC Youth reflect on their time with the church during Youth Sunday. 

DPC Sermon from April 21, 2024 - "Two Pockets"

On the eve of Earth Day we will explore the tension between “the Earth is the Lord’s” and our responsibility to care for the beloved creation.   - Rev. Pauline Sexton 

DPC Sermon from April 14, 2024 - "Whatever Happened to Easter?"

"Some of you know that my wife just can’t get enough of those little Easter marshmallow yellow chicks. The good news is that they are now discounted 70% off the origin...

DPC Sermon from April 7, 2024 - "The Last Time I Saw Jesus"

"Join in this Sunday as we gather as a community for communion and share stories of where we recognize Jesus."- Rev. Becca Bateman

DPC Sermon from March 31, 2024, Easter Sunday - "My Lord, What a Morning!"

"The entire Christian faith exists because of four little words. Doylestown Presbyterian would not be here if it were not for these four little words. Do you know what...

DPC Sermon from March 24, 2024 - "Anyone Remember Holy Week?"

"What do palm branches, a rooster, and a mother hen have to do with Holy Week? More importantly, what do they have to do with you and me? I let you know this week in w...

DPC Sermon from March 17, 2024 - "Anyone Remember Demas?"

"What do Demas, Billy Graham’s sister, and all of us have in common? Well, more than you might imagine. I’ll connect the dots for you this week.”- Rev. Dr. Tom Kort 

DPC Sermon from March 10, 2024 - "Anyone Remember Rhoda?"

"Some of us are old enough to remember the Mary Tyler Moore Show with such characters as Ted, Mr. Grant, Murray, and her dear friend, Rhoda. You don’t hear the name Rh...

DPC Sermon from March 3, 2024 - "Anyone Remember Seth?"

“Most crossword puzzlers will have an edge up on this week’s sermon titled 'Anyone Remember Seth?' Do you remember Seth? Funny thing is that God sees a lot of Seth in ...

DPC Sermon from February 25, 2024 - "Anyone Remember Onesiphorus?"

"If it weren’t for Bill Beeners, I would have given up all hope of ever stepping into a pulpit. The apostle Paul needed Onesiphorus and I needed Beeners. We all need a...

DPC Sermon from February 18, 2024 - "Anyone Remember to Wash?"

"Many Presbyterians I have met along the way, greet Lent with an uninterested yawn. They feel it’s sort of a liturgical speed bump that we go over to get to Easter. Th...

DPC Sermon from February 11, 2024 - "You're Making a Spectacle of Yourself"

"This Sunday, step into the scene where Jesus, the embodiment of divine love, humbly washes the feet of his disciples. With this act, he teaches us an invaluable lesso...

DPC Sermon from February 4, 2024 - "Halleluia Anyway!"

On our journey of faith and life we encounter the “slings and arrows of outrageous fortune,” as Shakespeare has said. Often the first question asked is “Why?” If God i...

DPC Sermon from January 21, 2024 - "Life's Toughest Job"

"What do you think is the toughest job in America, or even in the world? Lots of possibilities to consider, but one sticks out more than any of the others. Do you know...

DPC Sermon from January 7, 2024 - "Finding the Way"

We celebrate Epiphany to close out the Christmas Season where we hear the story of The Wise Men from the East seeking out the King of the Jews. This is a story of myst...

DPC Meditation from December 31, 2023 - "Christmas is All Year!"

Pastor Becca Bateman offers a message about how the true meaning of Christmas is a theme for all year round! 

Sermon and Anthem and Meditation from December 24, 2023

We hope you enjoy this special DPC podcast which includes Pastor Tom Kort's sermon from the Fourth Sunday of Advent titled  “Is This the Road to Bethlehem?” followed b...

DPC Sermon from December 17, 2023 - "Gifts You Can't Buy Online"

"There seem to more and more Amazon, UPS, and Fed-Ex trucks on the road this Advent season than ever before. Online retail sales are expected to reach $254 billion thi...

DPC Sermon from December 10, 2023 - "Angels on East Court Street"

  "'Tis the season for angels, from the Angel Gabriel to Second Class Clarence in It’s A Wonderful Life. Do you believe in angels? Have you ever seen an angel on East ...

DPC Sermon from December 3, 2023 - "A Griswold Family Christmas"

  "Everyone has a favorite Christmas movie. Some like the old classics like It’s A Wonderful Life or Meet Me In St. Louis. Others prefer Elf or Home Alone. The list is...

DPC Sermon from November 26, 2023 - "Jesus in a Soup Kitchen"

Join Pastor Becca Bateman this ‘Reign of Christ Sunday’ which calls us to remember that God is present throughout the universe - even at our own family gatherings, som...

DPC Sermon from November 19, 2023 - "The Best Soul Food in Town"

Have you ever tried the Soul Food at Café With Soul, or The Big Easy, or Taste of Soul? Where’s the best Soul Food in town? You might be surprised. Join Tom Kort this ...

DPC Sermon from November 12, 2023 - "A Bucket of Shrimp"

What does an old man in a tattered hat with a bucket of shrimp have to do with you, me, and Doylestown Presbyterian Church's Beyond Initiative? You’ll find the answer ...

DPC Sermon from November 5, 2023 - "Day by Day"

Sharing a meal, stopping for a minute of prayer, touching base with a friend - all these ordinary experiences of the day-to-day can seem inconsequential. However, as P...

DPC Sermon from October 29, 2023 - "So, What's the Plan?"

Have you ever tried to put a team, staff, or organization together? It’s not easy. You always want to find the right people at the right time for the right job. What c...

DPC Sermon from October 22, 2023 - "A Little Girl's Pennies"

How much is a penny worth today? Most people, when they drop one, don’t bother to pick it up. So what do pennies have to do with DPC? Dr. Tom Kort invites you to tune ...

DPC Sermon from October 15, 2023 - "Surprised By Grace"

We begin this Beyond initiative in the midst of a horrific week of war and destruction. In a fragile world, we come together to center our faith and our hope as Paulin...

DPC Sermon from October 8, 2023 - "Winter's Question"

There are only 74 days until the official start of winter. Have you made any winter plans? This week Dr. Kort raises an important winter question concerning life and f...