Sermon Series: John 1986 - 1989

Jesus, the Light of The World

Date: December 13th, 1987  |  Scripture: John 10:22  |  Topics: Jerusalem, Light, Maccabees, Oil, Temple

And it was at Jerusalem the feast of the dedication, and it was winter.

The Compassionate Christ

Date: January 10th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 11:1-5  |  Topics: Lazarus, Preaching, Sorrow, Suffering, Sympathize

Now a certain man was sick, named Lazarus, of Bethany, the town of Mary and her sister Martha. (It was that Mary which anointed the Lord with ointment, and wiped his feet with her hair, whose brother Lazarus was sick.) Therefore his sisters sent unto him, saying, Lord, behold, he whom thou lovest is sick. When Jesus heard that, he said, This sickness is not unto death, but for the glory of God, that the Son of God might be glorified thereby. Now Jesus loved Martha, and her sister, and Lazarus.

Christians Never Die

Date: January 24th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 11:26  |  Topics: Abraham's Bosom, Death, Immortality, Lazarus, Resurrection, Soul, Spirit, body

And whosoever liveth and believeth in me shall never die. Believest thou this?

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

The Tears of Jesus

Date: February 21st, 1988  |  Scripture: John 11:35  |  Topics: Compassion, Grief, Jesus, Love, Sorrow, Tears

Jesus wept.

Take Away the Stone

Date: February 28th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 11:39  |  Topics: Compassion, Faith, Laziness, Stone, Trust, Victory

Jesus said, Take ye away the stone. Martha, the sister of him that was dead, saith unto him, Lord, by this time he stinketh: for he hath been dead four days.

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 Living Presence

Date: April 3rd, 1988  |  Scripture: John 20:19  |  Topics: Fear, Grave, Person, Resurrection

Then the same day at evening, being the first day of the week, when the doors were shut where the disciples were assembled for fear of the Jews, came Jesus and stood in the midst, and saith unto them, Peace be unto you.