Sermon Topic: archaeology

Abraham: Citizen of Ur

Date: May 26th, 1957  |  Scripture: Genesis 12  |  Topics: Abraham, Commitment, Culture, Idolatry, archaeology

Now the LORD had said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father’s house, unto a land that I will shew thee: And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great; and thou shalt be a blessing: And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee: and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed. So Abram departed, as the LORD had spoken unto him; and Lot went with him: and Abram was seventy and fiveContinue Reading

In a Flame of Fire

Date: November 16th, 1958  |  Scripture: Exodus 3:1-22  |  Topics: Faith, God's Will, Moses, Patience, Trials, Trust, archaeology

Now Moses kept the flock of Jethro his father in law, the priest of Midian: and he led the flock to the backside of the desert, and came to the mountain of God, even to Horeb. And the angel of the LORD appeared unto him in a flame of fire out of the midst of a bush: and he looked, and, behold, the bush burned with fire, and the bush was not consumed. And Moses said, I will now turn aside, and see this great sight, why the bush is not burnt. And when the LORD saw that he turned aside to see, GodContinue Reading

How the Critics Fare in the Fiery Furnace

Date: September 24th, 1967  |  Scripture: Daniel 3:19-27  |  Topics: Belshazzar, Canon, Critics, History, Infallibility, Liberalism, Prophecy, Rationalism, Scripture, Septuagint, Theologian, Truth, Veracity, archaeology

Then was Nebuchadnezzar full of fury, and the form of his visage was changed against Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego: therefore he spake, and commanded that they should heat the furnace one seven times more than it was wont to be heated. And he commanded the most mighty men that were in his army to bind Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego, and to cast them into the burning fiery furnace. Then these men were bound in their coats, their hosen, and their hats, and their other garments, and were cast inContinue Reading

The Qumran Scrolls

Date: December 8th, 1968  |  Scripture: Isaiah 40:8  |  Topics: Dead Sea Scrolls, Inerrancy, Qumran, archaeology

The grass withereth, the flower fadeth: but the word of our God shall stand for ever.

God’s Infallible Book

Date: March 20th, 1983  |  Scripture: 2 Peter 1:21  |  Topics: Bible, Inerrancy, Infallible, Science, Word, archaeology, deception

For the prophecy came not in old time by the will of man: but holy men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost.

Abraham of Ur of the Chaldees

Date: September 7th, 1988  |  Scripture: Genesis 11:31-33  |  Topics: Abraham, Commitment, Critics, Faithfulness, Idolatry, archaeology

And Terah took Abram his son, and Lot the son of Haran his son’s son, and Sarai his daughter in law, his son Abram’s wife; and they went forth with them from Ur of the Chaldees, to go into the land of Canaan; and they came unto Haran, and dwelt there. And the days of Terah were two hundred and five years: and Terah died in Haran. Now the LORD had said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father’s house, unto a land that I will shew thee: And I will make ofContinue Reading