Author Archives: burtschwab

About burtschwab

I currently live in Iowa, USA. My goals are to simply live life as a journey and embrace each day. I am married to a wife with similar passions and that makes me a blessed man.

Hanging on by a silver thread

Life has taught me that leaders are held in place by other peoples trust or fear. Continue reading

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Romans 7:1-13

Paul explains in Romans 7:7-13 that our real enemy is not the law, but is sin and our sinful flesh. Continue reading

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Tough week…

Okay, I’ll admit that a tough week for me doesn’t compare to many other people. But what can I say? I’m a classic American  whiner.  So this last week started with being informed work will be mandatory overtime for all … Continue reading

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Psalm 1

Being rooted in the word of God and walking in its counsel will make you prosperous in your purpose as a Christian. Continue reading

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One with Christ

Sermon based on Romans 6:1-14. First Baptist Church of Sigourney, Iowa. September 29, 2019. CLOSING CHALLENGE Guide your eyes. May they always behold the glory of the Lord. Monitor your hearing. Let your ears be tuned to hear His voice. … Continue reading

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Romans 5:12-21

This is a sermon preached at Sigourney First Baptist Church on September 22, 2019. Next week will be focusing on baptism. Stay tuned!   Rev. Burt Schwab

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Pushing FREE book!

I feel like some weird “pusher” of books. Giving out free samples and hoping it generates sales later. Now you know my strategy… or lack of one. Available only on Amazon. Kindle version is FREE until September 20, 2019. So … Continue reading

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Life’s Mountain Trails

Hope is the confident expectation of what God has promised and its strength is in His faithfulness. Continue reading

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Devoted Christians

    The service on Sept 8, 2019 was in honor of Dorothy Jacobs. A long time member of First Baptist Church in Sigourney, Iowa. Dorothy passed away at the age of 97. This message is about four attributes of … Continue reading

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When a defendant is charged in a case they are given the definition of the charges and the law(s) pertaining to them. The literal meanings of the Hebrew and Greek words variously translated as “sin”, “sinner”, etc. disclose the true … Continue reading

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