Bible Book: Acts

God’s Affinity for the Educated Man

Date: May 30th, 1954  |  Scripture: Acts 28:23  |  Topics: Darwin, Education, Evolution, Moses, Paul, School, Students, Youth

And when they had appointed him a day, there came many to him into his lodging; to whom he expounded and testified the kingdom of God, persuading them concerning Jesus, both out of the law of Moses, and out of the prophets, from morning till evening.


The Downtown Church

Date: January 2nd, 1955  |  Scripture: Acts 20:28  |  Topics: Church, Downtown, FBC-Dallas, New Year, Outreach

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 City Church

Date: January 1st, 1956  |  Scripture: Acts 18:9-10  |  Topics: City Church, Fame, Hollywood, Inerrancy, Liberalism, Witness

Then spake the Lord to Paul in the night by a vision, Be not afraid, but speak, and hold not thy peace: For I am with thee, and no man shall set on thee to hurt thee: for I have much people in this city.


The Doctrine of Salvation

Date: January 8th, 1956  |  Scripture: Acts 16:23-34  |  Topics: Evangelism, Faith, Salvation

And when they had laid many stripes upon them, they cast them into prison, charging the jailor to keep them safely: Who, having received such a charge, thrust them into the inner prison, and made their feet fast in the stocks. And at midnight Paul and Silas prayed, and sang praises unto God: and the prisoners heard them. And suddenly there was a great earthquake, so that the foundations of the prison were shaken: and immediately all the doors were opened, and every one’s bands were loosed. And tContinue Reading


The Twelfth Anniversary

Date: October 7th, 1956  |  Scripture: Acts 2:17  |  Topics: Anniversary, Biographical, FBC-Dallas, School

And it shall come to pass in the last days, saith God, I will pour out of my Spirit upon all flesh: and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, and your young men shall see visions, and your old men shall dream dreams:


The Thirteenth Anniversary

Date: October 6th, 1957  |  Scripture: Acts 1:1-9  |  Topics: Children, Church, Encouragement, Prevention, Teach, fruit, works

The former treatise have I made, O Theophilus, of all that Jesus began both to do and teach, Until the day in which he was taken up, after that he through the Holy Ghost had given commandments unto the apostles whom he had chosen: To whom also he shewed himself alive after his passion by many infallible proofs, being seen of them forty days, and speaking of the things pertaining to the kingdom of God: And, being assembled together with them, commanded them that they should not depart from JerusaContinue Reading


The Meaning of Our Stewardship Program

Date: November 10th, 1957  |  Scripture: Acts 20:28-36  |  Topics: Stewardship

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. For I know this, that after my departing shall grievous wolves enter in among you, not sparing the flock. Also of your own selves shall men arise, speaking perverse things, to draw away disciples after them. Therefore watch, and remember, that by the space of three years I ceased not to warn every one night and daContinue Reading


The Most Terrible Words in the Bible

Date: February 15th, 1959  |  Scripture: Acts 24:25  |  Topics: Delay, Felix, Rejection, Repentance, Salvation

And as he reasoned of righteousness, temperance, and judgment to come, Felix trembled, and answered, Go thy way for this time; when I have a convenient season, I will call for thee.


The Present Obligation to Be Converted

Date: April 26th, 1959  |  Scripture: Acts 17:22-31  |  Topics: Evangelism, Regenerate, Repentance, Satan, Serve, Urgency

Then Paul stood in the midst of Mars’ hill, and said, Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious. For as I passed by, and beheld your devotions, I found an altar with this inscription, TO THE UNKNOWN GOD. Whom therefore ye ignorantly worship, him declare I unto you. God that made the world and all things therein, seeing that he is Lord of heaven and earth, dwelleth not in temples made with hands; Neither is worshiped with men’s hands, as though he needed any thing,Continue Reading


The Lost Beatitude

Date: November 8th, 1959  |  Scripture: Acts 20:35  |  Topics: Beatitudes, Giving, Ministry, Poor

I have shewed you all things, how that so labouring ye ought to support the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he said, It is more blessed to give than to receive.