Bible Book: Matthew

My God Why?

Date: April 8th, 1993  |  Scripture: Matthew 27:45-46  |  Topics: Cross, God's Will, Humility, Judgment, Redemption, Savior

Now from the sixth hour there was darkness over all the land unto the ninth hour. And about the ninth hour Jesus cried with a loud voice, saying, Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani? that is to say, My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me?


Our Golden Tomorrow

Date: July 25th, 1993  |  Scripture: Matthew 28:18-20  |  Topics: Anniversary, Church, Dr. Criswell, FBC-Dallas, History

And Jesus came and spake unto them, saying, All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth. Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you alway, even unto the end of the world. Amen.


Mt. Hermon: Mount of Transfiguration

Date: March 26th, 1997  |  Scripture: Matthew 17:1-8  |  Topics: Elijah, Moses, Mountain Peaks, Pre-Easter, Transfiguration

And after six days Jesus taketh Peter, James, and John his brother, and bringeth them up into an high mountain apart, And was transfigured before them: and his face did shine as the sun, and his raiment was white as the light. And, behold, there appeared unto them Moses and Elias talking with him. Then answered Peter, and said unto Jesus, Lord, it is good for us to be here: if thou wilt, let us make here three tabernacles; one for thee, and one for Moses, and one for Elias. While he yet spake, bContinue Reading


Mt. Calvary: Mount of Atonement

Date: March 28th, 1997  |  Scripture: Matthew 27  |  Topics: Atonement, Calvary, Crucifixion, Death, Pre-Easter, Sin

When the morning was come, all the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death: And when they had bound him, they led him away, and delivered him to Pontius Pilate the governor. Then Judas, which had betrayed him, when he saw that he was condemned, repented himself, and brought again the thirty pieces of silver to the chief priests and elders, Saying, I have sinned in that I have betrayed the innocent blood. And they said, What is that to us? see thou toContinue Reading


Just for the Love of God

Date: August 10th, 1997  |  Scripture: Matthew 19, 20  |  Topics: Heaven, Reward, Riches, Sacrifice

For the kingdom of heaven is like unto a man that is an householder, who went out early in the morning to hire laborers into his vineyard. And when he had agreed— [Matthew 20:1-2] Now you remember that word— And when he had signed the covenant with the laborers for a denarius a day, he sent them into his vineyard. And he went out about the third hour, at nine o’clock, and did the same. Go ye into the vineyard, and whatsoever is right I will give you. And he went out about the sixth hour, that isContinue Reading


The Baptism of John

Date: April 7th, 1998  |  Scripture: Matthew 3  |  Topics: Baptism, John The Baptist, Water, cleansing

In those days came John the Baptist, preaching in the wilderness of Judaea, And saying, Repent ye: for the kingdom of heaven is at hand. For this is he that was spoken of by the prophet Esaias, saying, The voice of one crying in the wilderness, Prepare ye the way of the Lord, make his paths straight. And the same John had his raiment of camel’s hair, and a leathern girdle about his loins; and his meat was locusts and wild honey. Then went out to him Jerusalem, and all Judaea, and all the regionContinue Reading


The Blood of Jesus

Date: April 10th, 1998  |  Scripture: Matthew 27  |  Topics: Blood, Cross, Grace, Guilt, Mercy, Salvation, Symbol

When the morning was come, all the chief priests and elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death: And when they had bound him, they led him away, and delivered him to Pontius Pilate the governor. Then Judas, which had betrayed him, when he saw that he was condemned, repented himself, and brought again the thirty pieces of silver to the chief priests and elders, Saying, I have sinned in that I have betrayed the innocent blood. And they said, What is that to us? see thou toContinue Reading