Bible Book: Acts

The Preaching of the Resurrection

Date: April 14th, 1974  |  Scripture: Acts 17:16-34  |  Topics: Crucifixion, Easter, 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


The Old Time Religion

Date: June 13th, 1974  |  Scripture: Acts 8  |  Topics: Religion, SBC, Truth, Word of God

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 Shepherd Heart

Date: July 7th, 1974  |  Scripture: Acts 20:28  |  Topics: Baptist, Baylor, Church, Feed, Pain, Pastors, Preaching, Shepherd, Texas, Truett

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.


The Shepherd Heart (30th anniversary of the death of Dr. Truett)

Date: July 7th, 1974  |  Scripture: Acts 20:28  |  Topics: Baptist, Baylor, Church, Feed, Pain, Pastors, Preaching, Shepherd, Texas, Truett

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.


The Atonement in the Messages of Peter and Paul

Date: March 19th, 1975  |  Scripture: Acts 2:23  |  Topics: Atonement, Blood, Day of Atonement, Reconciliation, Sacrifice

Him, being delivered by the determinate counsel and foreknowledge of God, ye have taken, and by wicked hands have crucified and slain:


The Face of the World

Date: August 3rd, 1975  |  Scripture: Acts 14:27  |  Topics: Communism, Face, Korea, Politics

And when they were come, and had gathered the church together, they rehearsed all that God had done with them, and how he had opened the door of faith unto the Gentiles.


The Face of the World

Date: August 3rd, 1975  |  Scripture: Acts 14:27  |  Topics: Communism, Face, Korea, Politics

And when they were come, and had gathered the church together, they rehearsed all that God had done with them, and how he had opened the door of faith unto the Gentiles.


Kneeling in Prayer

Date: July 25th, 1976  |  Scripture: Acts 20:36  |  Topics: Healing, Humility, Intercession, Kneeling, Prayer, Request, Thanks

And when he had thus spoken, he kneeled down, and prayed with them all.


Laymen in Evangelism

Date: September 26th, 1976  |  Scripture: Acts 8:1-4  |  Topics: Evangelism, Lay People, Soul Winning, Witnessing

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 Great Godly Expectations of Our Lord

Date: October 24th, 1976  |  Scripture: Acts 1:1  |  Topics: Acts, Church, Church History, Dedication, Ministry

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