Bible Book: Acts

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.


The Old Time Religion

Date: April 27th, 1975  |  Scripture: Acts 8  |  Topics: Cowboy, Dr. Criswell, Emotion, Religion, Texas, Worship

And Saul was consenting unto his death. And at that time there was a great persecution against the church which was at Jerusalem; and they were all scattered abroad throughout the regions of Judaea and Samaria, except the apostles. And devout men carried Stephen to his burial, and made great lamentation over him. As for Saul, he made havock of the church, entering into every house, and haling men and women committed them to prison. Therefore they that were scattered abroad went every where preacContinue Reading


The Old Time Religion

Date: April 27th, 1975  |  Scripture: Acts 8:8  |  Topics: Biographical, Dr. Criswell, History, True Religion

And there was great joy in that city.


Great Godly Expectations

Date: October 24th, 1976  |  Scripture: Acts 1:1  |  Topics: Evangelism, Missions, Suffering

The former treatise have I made, O Theophilus, of all that Jesus began both to do and teach,


The Greatest of the Promises

Date: October 31st, 1976  |  Scripture: Acts 1:4  |  Topics: Holy Spirit, Pneumatology, Promises

And, being assembled together with them, commanded them that they should not depart from Jerusalem, but wait for the promise of the Father, which, saith he, ye have heard of me.


The Heavenly Ascension

Date: November 28th, 1976  |  Scripture: Acts 1:9-11  |  Topics: Ascension, Eternity, Future, Glory, Heaven, Hope, Resurrection

And when he had spoken these things, while they beheld, he was taken up; and a cloud received him out of their sight. And while they looked stedfastly toward heaven as he went up, behold, two men stood by them in white apparel; 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.