Sermon Series: John 1986 - 1989 (early svc)

The Call of Christ

Date: February 7th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 11:28  |  Topics: Calling, Jesus, Obedience, Service

And when she had so said, she went her way, and called Mary her sister secretly, saying, The Master is come, and calleth for thee.

Who Can Raise Lazarus From the Dead?

Date: February 14th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 11:14-26  |  Topics: Death, Evolution, Intellectuals, Lazarus, Types

Then said Jesus unto them plainly, Lazarus is dead. And I am glad for your sakes that I was not there, to the intent ye may believe; nevertheless let us go unto him. Then said Thomas, which is called Didymus, unto his fellowdisciples, Let us also go, that we may die with him. Then when Jesus came, he found that he had lain in the grave four days already. Now Bethany was nigh unto Jerusalem, about fifteen furlongs off: And many of the Jews came to Martha and Mary, to comfort them concerning theirContinue Reading

A Present Salvation

Date: March 20th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 11:40  |  Topics: Assurance, Choice, Christian Life, Hope, Response, Salvation, Will

Jesus saith unto her, Said I not unto thee, that, if thou wouldest believe, thou shouldest see the glory of God?

God’s Extravagances

Date: March 27th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 12:1-8  |  Topics: Extravagances, Gifts, God, Money

Then Jesus six days before the passover came to Bethany, where Lazarus was which had been dead, whom he raised from the dead. There they made him a supper; and Martha served: but Lazarus was one of them that sat at the table with him. Then took Mary a pound of ointment of spikenard, very costly, and anointed the feet of Jesus, and wiped his feet with her hair: and the house was filled with the odour of the ointment. Then saith one of his disciples, Judas Iscariot, Simon’s son, which should betraContinue Reading

The Magnetic Christ

Date: April 17th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 12:32  |  Topics: Appeal, Christ, Cross, Drawing, Gospel

And I, if I be lifted up from the earth, will draw all men unto me.

Jesus Living In Us

Date: May 1st, 1988  |  Scripture: John 12:21  |  Topics: Calling, Indwelling, Jesus, Ministry, Temple

The same came therefore to Philip, which was of Bethsaida of Galilee, and desired him, saying, Sir, we would see Jesus.

The Christian Triumph

Date: September 11th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 14-17  |  Topics: Christian Life, Despair, Overcomer, Rapture, Sorrow, Trials

Let not your heart be troubled: ye believe in God, believe also in me. In my Father’s house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also. And whither I go ye know, and the way ye know. Thomas saith unto him, Lord, we know not whither thou goest; and how can we know the way? Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, anContinue Reading

The Pleading of the Holy Spirit

Date: October 23rd, 1988  |  Scripture: John 16:7-11  |  Topics: Forgiveness, Holy Spirit, Pneumatology, Sin

Nevertheless I tell you the truth; It is expedient for you that I go away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him unto you. And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment: Of sin, because they believe not on me; Of righteousness, because I go to my Father, and ye see me no more; Of judgment, because the prince of this world is judged.

The Christian In an Evil World

Date: November 20th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 17:11-18  |  Topics: Christian Life, Death, Life, Marriage, Temptation

And now I am no more in the world, but these are in the world, and I come to thee. Holy Father, keep through thine own name those whom thou hast given me, that they may be one, as we are. While I was with them in the world, I kept them in thy name: those that thou gavest me I have kept, and none of them is lost, but the son of perdition; that the scripture might be fulfilled. And now come I to thee; and these things I speak in the world, that they might have my joy fulfilled in themselves. I havContinue Reading

For Their Sakes I Consecrate Myself

Date: November 27th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 17:19  |  Topics: Commitment, Discipleship, Holiness, Separation, Servant Leadership

And for their sakes I sanctify myself, that they also might be sanctified through the truth.