Sermon Series: Galatians 1972 - 1973

Declared Righteous

Date: October 29th, 1972  |  Scripture: Galatians 3:24  |  Topics: Faith, Justification, Law, Righteousness, works

Wherefore the law was our schoolmaster to bring us unto Christ, that we might be justified by faith.

The Doctrine of Adoption

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

But when the fulness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law, 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: Covenant, Faith, Grace, Justification, Law, works

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

Faith and Freedom

Date: November 26th, 1972  |  Scripture: Galatians 5:1-15  |  Topics: Faith, Grace, Justification, Trust, works

Stand fast therefore in the liberty wherewith Christ hath made us free, and be not entangled again with the yoke of bondage. Behold, I Paul say unto you, that if ye be circumcised, Christ shall profit you nothing. For I testify again to every man that is circumcised, that he is a debtor to do the whole law. Christ is become of no effect unto you, whosoever of you are justified by the law; ye are fallen from grace. For we through the Spirit wait for the hope of righteousness by faith. For in JesuContinue Reading

In the Fullness of 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 5:17  |  Topics: Boldness, Cross, Depravity, Paul, Sin

For the flesh lusteth against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh: and these are contrary the one to the other: so that ye cannot do the things that ye would.

The Responsive Heart

Date: January 14th, 1973  |  Scripture: Galatians 5:22-25  |  Topics: Draft, Grace, Joy, Love, Obedience, Peace, Spirit, fruitfulness

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, Meekness, temperance: against such there is no law. And they that are Christ’s have crucified the flesh with the affections and lusts. If we live in the Spirit, let us also walk in the Spirit.

Falling in a Fault

Date: January 21st, 1973  |  Scripture: Galatians 6:1-2  |  Topics: Brother, Compassion, Fallen, Fault, Restoration, Spiritual

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 Glory of the Cross

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

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.