Sermon Series: Life Of Christ - Matthew

The Birthroll of the Son of God

Date: January 26th, 1964  |  Scripture: Matthew 1:18-25  |  Topics: Birth, Faith, Grace, Mothers

Now the birth of Jesus Christ was on this wise: When as his mother Mary was espoused to Joseph, before they came together, she was found with child of the Holy Ghost. Then Joseph her husband, being a just man, and not willing to make her a publick example, was minded to put her away privily. But while he thought on these things, behold, the angel of the Lord appeared unto him in a dream, saying, Joseph, thou son of David, fear not to take unto thee Mary thy wife: for that which is conceived in hContinue Reading

The Baptism In Water

Date: March 1st, 1964  |  Scripture: Matthew 3:16  |  Topics: Baptism, Immersion, John The Baptist

And Jesus, when he was baptized, went up straightway out of the water: and, lo, the heavens were opened unto him, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove, and lighting upon him:

The Baptism of Fire

Date: March 8th, 1964  |  Scripture: Matthew 3:11  |  Topics: Baptism, Bema, Fire, Judgment

I indeed baptize you with water unto repentance: but he that cometh after me is mightier than I, whose shoes I am not worthy to bear: he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost, and with fire:

The Baptism of the Holy Spirit

Date: March 15th, 1964  |  Scripture: Matthew 3:7-12  |  Topics: Acts, Baptism, Holy Spirit, Paul

But when he saw many of the Pharisees and Sadducees come to his baptism, he said unto them, O generation of vipers, who hath warned you to flee from the wrath to come? Bring forth therefore fruits meet for repentance: And think not to say within yourselves, We have Abraham to our father: for I say unto you, that God is able of these stones to raise up children unto Abraham. And now also the axe is laid unto the root of the trees: therefore every tree which bringeth not forth good fruit is hewn dContinue Reading

The Terrible Temptations

Date: April 5th, 1964  |  Scripture: Matthew 4:1-11  |  Topics: Temptation, Testing, Trial, Victory

Then was Jesus led up of the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted of the devil. And when he had fasted forty days and forty nights, he was afterward an hungred. And when the tempter came to him, he said, If thou be the Son of God, command that these stones be made bread. But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God. Then the devil taketh him up into the holy city, and setteth him on a pinnacle of the temContinue Reading

The Great Light

Date: July 12th, 1964  |  Scripture: Matthew 4:12-16  |  Topics: Church, Grace, Humility, Jesus, Light, Samaria

Now when Jesus had heard that John was cast into prison, he departed into Galilee; And leaving Nazareth, he came and dwelt in Capernaum, which is upon the sea coast, in the borders of Zabulon and Nephthalim: That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by Esaias the prophet, saying, The land of Zabulon, and the land of Nephthalim, by the way of the sea, beyond Jordan, Galilee of the Gentiles; The people which sat in darkness saw great light; and to them which sat in the region and shadow of deathContinue Reading

Fishers of Men

Date: October 11th, 1964  |  Scripture: Matthew 4:18-22  |  Topics: Disciples, Evangelism, Fishing, Peter, Witness, Witnessing, fishermen

And Jesus, walking by the sea of Galilee, saw two brethren, Simon called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea: for they were fishers. And he saith unto them, Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men. And they straightway left their nets, and followed him. And going on from thence, he saw other two brethren, James the son of Zebedee, and John his brother, in a ship with Zebedee their father, mending their nets; and he called them. And they immediately left the ship and tContinue Reading

Counting the Cost of Discipleship

Date: October 25th, 1964  |  Scripture: Matthew 8:14-25  |  Topics: Christian Life, Discipleship, Obedience, Suffering

And when Jesus was come into Peter’s house, he saw his wife’s mother laid, and sick of a fever. And he touched her hand, and the fever left her: and she arose, and ministered unto them. When the even was come, they brought unto him many that were possessed with devils: and he cast out the spirits with his word, and healed all that were sick: That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by Esaias the prophet, saying, Himself took our infirmities, and bare our sicknesses. Now when Jesus saw great mContinue Reading

The Good Cheers of Jesus

Date: November 22nd, 1964  |  Scripture: Matthew 9:1-8  |  Topics: Fear, Forgiveness, Guilt, Judgment, Mercy, Sacrifice, Sin

And he entered into a ship, and passed over, and came into his own city. And, behold, they brought to him a man sick of the palsy, lying on a bed: and Jesus seeing their faith said unto the sick of the palsy; Son, be of good cheer; thy sins be forgiven thee. And, behold, certain of the scribes said within themselves, This man blasphemeth. And Jesus knowing their thoughts said, Wherefore think ye evil in your hearts? For whether is easier, to say, Thy sins be forgiven thee; or to say, Arise, andContinue Reading

The Sabbath Day

Date: January 10th, 1965  |  Scripture: Matthew 12:1-14  |  Topics: Church, Feast, Joy, Lord of the Sabbath, Sabbath, Worship

At that time Jesus went on the sabbath day through the corn; and his disciples were an hungred, and began to pluck the ears of corn, and to eat. But when the Pharisees saw it, they said unto him, Behold, thy disciples do that which is not lawful to do upon the sabbath day. But he said unto them, Have ye not read what David did, when he was an hungred, and they that were with him; How he entered into the house of God, and did eat the shewbread, which was not lawful for him to eat, neither for theContinue Reading