Sermon Series: Galatians 1972 - 1973 (early svc)

The Doctrine of Adoption

Date: November 5th, 1972  |  Scripture: Galatians 4:5-7  |  Topics: Adoption, Family, Son, Trinity

To redeem them that were under the law, that we might receive the adoption of sons. And because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father. Wherefore thou art no more a servant, but a son; and if a son, then an heir of God through Christ.

The Two Covenants

Date: November 12th, 1972  |  Scripture: Galatians 4:21-31  |  Topics: Abraham, Grace, Isaac, Law, Sarah

Tell me, ye that desire to be under the law, do ye not hear the law? For it is written, that Abraham had two sons, the one by a bondmaid, the other by a freewoman. But he who was of the bondwoman was born after the flesh; but he of the freewoman was by promise. Which things are an allegory: for these are the two covenants; the one from the mount Sinai, which gendereth to bondage, which is Agar. For this Agar is mount Sinai in Arabia, and answereth to Jerusalem which now is, and is in bondage witContinue Reading

The Fullness of the Time

Date: December 10th, 1972  |  Scripture: Galatians 4:4  |  Topics: Christmas, Prophecy, fullness of Time

But when the fulness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law,

The Offense of The Cross

Date: December 31st, 1972  |  Scripture: Galatians 5:11  |  Topics: Crucifixion, Fools, Gospel, Offense, Sin, Wisdom

And I, brethren, if I yet preach circumcision, why do I yet suffer persecution? then is the offence of the cross ceased.

The Responsive Heart

Date: January 14th, 1973  |  Scripture: Galatians 5:22  |  Topics: Draft, Grace, Joy, Love, Obedience, Peace, Spirit, fruitfulness

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,

Falling in a Fault

Date: January 21st, 1973  |  Scripture: Galatians 6:1-2  |  Topics: Fault, Forgiveness, Gossip, Judgment, Kindness, Mercy, Sin

Brethren, if a man be overtaken in a fault, ye which are spiritual, restore such an one in the spirit of meekness; considering thyself, lest thou also be tempted. Bear ye one another’s burdens, and so fulfil the law of Christ.

Sowing and Reaping

Date: January 28th, 1973  |  Scripture: Galatians 6:6-10  |  Topics: Evangelism, Obedience, Reaping, Service, Sowing

Let him that is taught in the word communicate unto him that teacheth in all good things. Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap. For he that soweth to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption; but he that soweth to the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting. And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not. As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all men, especially unto them whoContinue Reading

The Sign of the Cross

Date: February 25th, 1973  |  Scripture: Galatians 6:11-14  |  Topics: Atonement, Christ, Cross, Death, Glory

Ye see how large a letter I have written unto you with mine own hand. As many as desire to make a fair shew in the flesh, they constrain you to be circumcised; only lest they should suffer persecution for the cross of Christ. For neither they themselves who are circumcised keep the law; but desire to have you circumcised, that they may glory in your flesh. But God forbid that I should glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom the world is crucified unto me, and I unto the world.

Scars for the Lord

Date: March 11th, 1973  |  Scripture: Galatians 6:17  |  Topics: Apostles, Evangelism, Martyrdom, Persecution, Suffering

From henceforth let no man trouble me: for I bear in my body the marks of the Lord Jesus.