Sermon Topic: Commitment

For Their Sakes I Sanctify Myself

Date: February 5th, 1984  |  Scripture: John 17:19  |  Topics: Commitment, Holiness, Lordship, Separation, Servant Leadership

And for their sakes I sanctify myself, that they also might be sanctified through the truth.


For Their Sakes I Sanctify Myself

Date: February 5th, 1984  |  Scripture: John 17:19  |  Topics: Commitment, Holiness, Lordship, Separation, Servant Leadership

And for their sakes I sanctify myself, that they also might be sanctified through the truth.


These Forty Years

Date: October 7th, 1984  |  Scripture: Acts 14:27  |  Topics: Biographical, Church Programs, Commitment, FBC-Dallas, History, Ministry, Outreach, Retirement

And when they were come, and had gathered the church together, they rehearsed all that God had done with them, and how he had opened the door of faith unto the Gentiles.


That Youngster in Your House

Date: September 29th, 1985  |  Scripture: Ephesians 6:1-4  |  Topics: Children, Church growth, Commitment, Education, Encouragement, Example, First Baptist Academy, Home, Responsibility, School, Student, Teacher

Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right. Honour thy father and mother; (which is the first commandment with promise;) That it may be well with thee, and thou mayest live long on the earth. And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.


What to Do in Stocks and Chains

Date: April 16th, 1986  |  Scripture: Acts 16:22-34  |  Topics: Blessing, Commitment, Paul, Power, Prayer

And the multitude rose up together against them: and the magistrates rent off their clothes, and commanded to beat them. And when they had laid many stripes upon them, they cast them into prison, charging the jailor to keep them safely: Who, having received such a charge, thrust them into the inner prison, and made their feet fast in the stocks. And at midnight Paul and Silas prayed, and sang praises unto God: and the prisoners heard them. And suddenly there was a great earthquake, so that the fContinue Reading


Waiting For the Moving of theWater

Date: May 17th, 1987  |  Scripture: John 5:8-9  |  Topics: Bethesda, Commitment, Desire, Faith, Gambling, Healing, Jesus, Miracles, Obedience, Pool, Procrastination, Rejection, Transfiguration, Trust

Jesus saith unto him, Rise, take up thy bed, and walk. And immediately the man was made whole, and took up his bed, and walked: and on the same day was the sabbath.


Waiting for the Moving of the Water

Date: May 17th, 1987  |  Scripture: John 5:8-9  |  Topics: Bethesda, Commitment, Desire, Faith, Gambling, Healing, Jesus, Miracles, Obedience, Procrastination, Rejection, Transfiguration, Trust, Water

Jesus saith unto him, Rise, take up thy bed, and walk. And immediately the man was made whole, and took up his bed, and walked: and on the same day was the sabbath.


Pressing Toward the Prize

Date: September 13th, 1987  |  Scripture: Philippians 3:12-14  |  Topics: Commitment, Discipline, Integrity, Pride, Prize

Not as though I had already attained, either were already perfect: but I follow after, if that I may apprehend that for which also I am apprehended of Christ Jesus. Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before, I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.


Pressing Toward the Prize

Date: September 13th, 1987  |  Scripture: Philippians 3:13-14  |  Topics: Commitment, Discipline, Integrity, Pride, Prize

Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before, I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.


The Work Awaiting Us

Date: September 27th, 1987  |  Scripture: John 9:4  |  Topics: Church, Commitment, Evangelism, Purpose, Work

I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh, when no man can work.