Bible Book: Acts

Prayer and Missions

Date: December 1st, 1968  |  Scripture: Acts 13  |  Topics: Evangelism, Giving, Intercession, Missions, Prayer

Now there were in the church that was at Antioch certain prophets and teachers; as Barnabas, and Simeon that was called Niger, and Lucius of Cyrene, and Manaen, which had been brought up with Herod the tetrarch, and Saul. As they ministered to the Lord, and fasted, the Holy Ghost said, Separate me Barnabas and Saul for the work whereunto I have called them. And when they had fasted and prayed, and laid their hands on them, they sent them away. So they, being sent forth by the Holy Ghost, departeContinue Reading

The Power of Personal Testimony

Date: March 23rd, 1969  |  Scripture: Acts 3:1-8  |  Topics: Apostles, Appeal, Church, Healing, Miracles, Spirit, Walking

Now Peter and John went up together into the temple at the hour of prayer, being the ninth hour. And a certain man lame from his mother’s womb was carried, whom they laid daily at the gate of the temple which is called Beautiful, to ask alms of them that entered into the temple; Who seeing Peter and John about to go into the temple asked an alms. And Peter, fastening his eyes upon him with John, said, Look on us. And he gave heed unto them, expecting to receive something of them. Then Peter saidContinue Reading

Mount Olivet: Mount of Christ’s Return

Date: April 3rd, 1969  |  Scripture: Acts 1:11  |  Topics: Christ's Return, Coming to Christ, Jesus, Mountain Peaks, Return, Second Coming

Which also said, Ye men of Galilee, why stand ye gazing up into heaven? this same Jesus, which is taken up from you into heaven, shall so come in like manner as ye have seen him go into heaven.

The Big Fisherman

Date: May 25th, 1969  |  Scripture: Acts 10-11  |  Topics: Peter, Souls, Soulwinning, fishermen

There was a certain man in Caesarea called Cornelius, a centurion of the band called the Italian band, A devout man, and one that feared God with all his house, which gave much alms to the people, and prayed to God alway. He saw in a vision evidently about the ninth hour of the day an angel of God coming in to him, and saying unto him, Cornelius. And when he looked on him, he was afraid, and said, What is it, Lord? And he said unto him, Thy prayers and thine alms are come up for a memorial beforContinue Reading

A Giant Step Heavenward

Date: September 7th, 1969  |  Scripture: Acts 16:9-10  |  Topics: Church History, FBC-Dallas, Paul, Spurgeon Harris, Truett

And a vision appeared to Paul in the night; There stood a man of Macedonia, and prayed him, saying, Come over into Macedonia, and help us. And after he had seen the vision, immediately we endeavoured to go into Macedonia, assuredly gathering that the Lord had called us for to preach the gospel unto them.

Shepherding the Church of God

Date: October 19th, 1969  |  Scripture: Acts 20:28  |  Topics: Communism, Freedom, Propaganda, Russia, Vietnam, Witness

Take heed therefore unto yourselves, and to all the flock, over the which the Holy Ghost hath made you overseers, to feed the church of God, which he hath purchased with his own blood.

Our Distinguished Visitor: Barnabas

Date: January 2nd, 1972  |  Scripture: Acts 11:19-26  |  Topics: Appeal, Giving, Gospel, Increase, Ministry

Now they which were scattered abroad upon the persecution that arose about Stephen travelled as far as Phenice, and Cyprus, and Antioch, preaching the word to none but unto the Jews only. And some of them were men of Cyprus and Cyrene, which, when they were come to Antioch, spake unto the Grecians, preaching the Lord Jesus. And the hand of the Lord was with them: and a great number believed, and turned unto the Lord. Then tidings of these things came unto the ears of the church which was in JeruContinue Reading

Preaching the Resurrection

Date: April 14th, 1974  |  Scripture: Acts 17:16-33  |  Topics: Abraham's Bosom, Athens, Easter, Mars Hill, Paul, Resurrection

Now while Paul waited for them at Athens, his spirit was stirred in him, when he saw the city wholly given to idolatry. Therefore disputed he in the synagogue with the Jews, and with the devout persons, and in the market daily with them that met with him. Then certain philosophers of the Epicureans, and of the Stoicks, encountered him. And some said, What will this babbler say? other some, He seemeth to be a setter forth of strange gods: because he preached unto them Jesus, and the resurrection.Continue Reading

In Memoriam

Date: May 26th, 1974  |  Scripture: Acts 8:2  |  Topics: Death, Heroes, Honor, Memorial Day, Sorrow, War, remembrance

And devout men carried Stephen to his burial, and made great lamentation over him.

In Memoriam

Date: May 26th, 1974  |  Scripture: Acts 8:2  |  Topics: Death, Heroes, Honor, Memorial Day, Sorrow, War, remembrance

And devout men carried Stephen to his burial, and made great lamentation over him.