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The Qumran Scrolls

Date: December 8th, 1968  |  Scripture: Isaiah 40:8  |  Topics: Bible, Daniel, Dead Sea Scrolls, Maccabees, Qumran, Word of God

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


What is the Bible?

Date: February 1st, 1971  |  Scripture: John 5:4  |  Topics: Bible, Inerrancy, Inspiration, New Testament, Old Testament, Superstition, Translation

For an angel went down at a certain season into the pool, and troubled the water: whosoever then first after the troubling of the water stepped in was made whole of whatsoever disease he had.


The Preacher and His Mandate (SBC)

Date: June 2nd, 1971  |  Scripture: 2 Timothy 3:15-16  |  Topics: Bible, Pastors, Preachers, SBC, Truth, Word of God

And that from a child thou hast known the holy scriptures, which are able to make thee wise unto salvation through faith which is in Christ Jesus. All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness:


The Bewitched Galatians

Date: September 17th, 1972  |  Scripture: Galatians 3:1-4  |  Topics: Authority, Bible, Gospel, Heresy, Truth

O foolish Galatians, who hath bewitched you, that ye should not obey the truth, before whose eyes Jesus Christ hath been evidently set forth, crucified among you? This only would I learn of you, Received ye the Spirit by the works of the law, or by the hearing of faith? Are ye so foolish? having begun in the Spirit, are ye now made perfect by the flesh? Have ye suffered so many things in vain? if it be yet in vain.


The Power of a Person

Date: November 12th, 1972  |  Scripture: 2 Timothy 1:3-7  |  Topics: Bible, Power, Righteousness, Sword, Word of God

I thank God, whom I serve from my forefathers with pure conscience, that without ceasing I have remembrance of thee in my prayers night and day; Greatly desiring to see thee, being mindful of thy tears, that I may be filled with joy; When I call to remembrance the unfeigned faith that is in thee, which dwelt first in thy grandmother Lois, and thy mother Eunice; and I am persuaded that in thee also. Wherefore I put thee in remembrance that thou stir up the gift of God, which is in thee by the putContinue Reading


The Apocrypha

Date: March 21st, 1973  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Apocrypha, Bible, Bibliology, Canon, Inspiration, Pseudepigrapha, Word of God

The rule, the measuring stick of the New Testament is this: if a book is written by an apostle, or by an amanuensis of an apostle, it is canonical; it measures up. So all the books we have in the New Testament are written by an apostle or by the scribe, the amanuensis, the secretary of an apostle; such as Mark, the amanuensis of Peter, or Luke, the amanuensis of Paul.


Foundation for the Faith

Date: October 28th, 1973  |  Scripture: 1 Peter 1:23-25  |  Topics: Bible, Gospel, Scripture, Word, Word of God

Being born again, not of corruptible seed, but of incorruptible, by the word of God, which liveth and abideth for ever. For all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as the flower of grass. The grass withereth, and the flower thereof falleth away: But the word of the Lord endureth for ever. And this is the word which by the gospel is preached unto you.


The Bible: Foundation for the Faith

Date: October 28th, 1973  |  Scripture: 1 Peter 1:23-25  |  Topics: Afterlife, Bible, Born again, Knowledge, Magic, Philosophy, Reality, Revelation, Secularist, Word of God, cleansing

Being born again, not of corruptible seed, but of incorruptible, by the word of God, which liveth and abideth for ever. For all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as the flower of grass. The grass withereth, and the flower thereof falleth away: But the word of the Lord endureth for ever. And this is the word which by the gospel is preached unto you.


The Imperishable Word of God

Date: July 15th, 1974  |  Scripture: Isaiah 40:8  |  Topics: Bible, Eternity, Truth, Word of God

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


The Basic Purpose of the Bible

Date: September 11th, 1974  |  Scripture: Genesis 48:15-16  |  Topics: Bible, Blood, History, Messiah, Salvation, Scarlet Thread

And he blessed Joseph, and said, God, before whom my fathers Abraham and Isaac did walk, the God which fed me all my life long unto this day, The Angel which redeemed me from all evil, bless the lads; and let my name be named on them, and the name of my fathers Abraham and Isaac; and let them grow into a multitude in the midst of the earth.