Sermon Topic: Blessing

A Long and Happy Life

Date: May 29th, 1977  |  Scripture: Psalm 91:16  |  Topics: Blessing, Happiness, Life, Longevity, Youth

With long life will I satisfy him, and shew him my salvation.


Jesus Watching Us Give

Date: October 8th, 1978  |  Scripture: Mark 12:41-44  |  Topics: Blessing, Faithfulness, Giving, Money, Offerings, Tithe

And Jesus sat over against the treasury, and beheld how the people cast money into the treasury: and many that were rich cast in much. And there came a certain poor widow, and she threw in two mites, which make a farthing. And he called unto him his disciples, and saith unto them, Verily I say unto you, That this poor widow hath cast more in, than all they which have cast into the treasury: For all they did cast in of their abundance; but she of her want did cast in all that she had, even all heContinue Reading


The Lost Beatitude

Date: January 7th, 1979  |  Scripture: Acts 20:32-38  |  Topics: Beatitudes, Blessing, Giving, Money, Tithing

And now, brethren, I commend you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build you up, and to give you an inheritance among all them which are sanctified. I have coveted no man’s silver, or gold, or apparel. Yea, ye yourselves know, that these hands have ministered unto my necessities, and to them that were with me. I have shewed you all things, how that so labouring ye ought to support the weak, and to remember the words of the Lord Jesus, how he said, It is more blessed to giveContinue Reading


For All Things Are Yours

Date: February 11th, 1979  |  Scripture: 1 Corinthians 3:21-23  |  Topics: Blessing, Christ, Death, Possessions, Promises

Therefore let no man glory in men. For all things are yours; Whether Paul, or Apollos, or Cephas, or the world, or life, or death, or things present, or things to come; all are yours; And ye are Christ’s; and Christ is God’s.


Who Kissed Me?

Date: May 4th, 1980  |  Scripture: Genesis 27:18-38  |  Topics: Blessing, Esau, Jacob, Kiss, Love

And he came unto his father, and said, My father: and he said, Here am I; who art thou, my son? And Jacob said unto his father, I am Esau thy firstborn; I have done according as thou badest me: arise, I pray thee, sit and eat of my venison, that thy soul may bless me. And Isaac said unto his son, How is it that thou hast found it so quickly, my son? And he said, Because the LORD thy God brought it to me. And Isaac said unto Jacob, Come near, I pray thee, that I may feel thee, my son, whether thoContinue Reading


Who Kissed Me?

Date: May 4th, 1980  |  Scripture: Genesis 27:18-38  |  Topics: Blessing, Esau, Jacob, Kiss, Love

And he came unto his father, and said, My father: and he said, Here am I; who art thou, my son? And Jacob said unto his father, I am Esau thy firstborn; I have done according as thou badest me: arise, I pray thee, sit and eat of my venison, that thy soul may bless me. And Isaac said unto his son, How is it that thou hast found it so quickly, my son? And he said, Because the LORD thy God brought it to me. And Isaac said unto Jacob, Come near, I pray thee, that I may feel thee, my son, whether thoContinue Reading


The Soul Cry that God Answers

Date: November 23rd, 1980  |  Scripture: Isaiah 61:1-3  |  Topics: Blessing, Building, Church Finance, Debt, Downtown, Giving, Sacrifice

The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me; because the LORD hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound; To proclaim the acceptable year of the LORD, and the day of vengeance of our God; to comfort all that mourn; To appoint unto them that mourn in Zion, to give unto them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning, the garment of praise for the spiritContinue Reading


The Soul Cry That God Answers

Date: November 23rd, 1980  |  Scripture: Isaiah 61:1-3  |  Topics: Blessing, Building, Church Finance, Debt, Downtown, Giving, Sacrifice

The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me; because the LORD hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound; To proclaim the acceptable year of the LORD, and the day of vengeance of our God; to comfort all that mourn; To appoint unto them that mourn in Zion, to give unto them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning, the garment of praise for the spiritContinue Reading


The Worship of Jesus

Date: December 21st, 1980  |  Scripture: Matthew 2:11  |  Topics: Blessing, Offerings, Prayer, Sacrifice, Worship

And when they were come into the house, they saw the young child with Mary his mother, and fell down, and worshiped him: and when they had opened their treasures, they presented unto him gifts; gold, and frankincense, and myrrh.


Out of an Overflowing Heart

Date: October 18th, 1981  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8:1-9  |  Topics: Blessing, Gifts, Heart, Money, Offerings

Moreover, brethren, we do you to wit of the grace of God bestowed on the churches of Macedonia; How that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded unto the riches of their liberality. For to their power, I bear record, yea, and beyond their power they were willing of themselves; Praying us with much intreaty that we would receive the gift, and take upon us the fellowship of the ministering to the saints. And this they did, not as we hoped, but firsContinue Reading