Upcoming Sermons by Dr. Jeff Roberts:
Below is a schedule of upcoming sermon series by Dr. Jeff Roberts. Sermons are manually edited following the date of delivery to the congregation at Trinity Baptist Church. If you are looking for a sermon topic from a prior series, please call (919) 787-3740 or email the church office.  Audio CDs of services are also available.

Fall 2020 – Winter 2021

Mission Statement


Belong – Become – Be

Belong in meaningful connection with the community of faith.

Become purposefully engaged with the family of faith: following the way of Jesus through baptism, sharing life together, and serving others.

Be a lifelong disciple of Jesus, growing in relationship with God, joining God’s mission of love for the world.


Series:  Woe To Us!  When Religion Goes Bad

October 18 When Religion Is a Burden Matthew 23:1-4
October 25 When Religion Is a Show Matthew 23:5-7
November 1 When Religion Is a Stumbling Block to Others Matthew 23:13-15
November 8 When Religion Is Evasive Matthew 23:16-22
November 15 When Religion Misses the Point Matthew 23:23-24
November 22 When Religion Is Dead Matthew 23:25-28

Advent – The Incarnation



November 29

First Sunday of Advent

For Unto Us is Born a King


Isaiah 9:2-7

December 6 Second Sunday of Advent

For Unto Us is Born a Savior



Luke 2:8-12

Matthew 1:20b-21

December 13 Third Sunday of Advent

For Unto Us is Born Immanuel



Isaiah 7:14-16

Matthew 1:18-25

December 20 Fourth Sunday of Advent

For Unto Us is Born the Light of the World


John 1:1-5

Christmas and Epiphany


December 27 The Year of the Lord Isaiah 61:1-7
January 3, 2021 Is it Time to Dance? Jeremiah 31:1-14
January 10 First Steps Mark 1:4-11
January 17 Follow Me John 1:43-51
January 24 Come on Man! Jonah 3-4:4
January 31 The Downside of Freedom I Corinthians 8
February 7 How Far Will You Go? I Corinthians 9:10-27
February 14 Mountaintops and Valleys Mark 9:2-10