Sermon Topic: David

Jerusalem, City of the Great King

Date: April 30th, 1961  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: David, Dome of the Rock, Jeremiah, Jerusalem, Kingdom, Mosque of Omar, Mt. Moriah, Palestine, Temple Mount, Zion

And the king and his men went to Jerusalem unto the Jebusites, the inhabitants of the land: which spake unto David, saying, Except thou take away the blind and the lame, thou shalt not come in hither: thinking, David cannot come in hither. Nevertheless David took the strong hold of Zion: the same is the city of David. And David said on that day, Whosoever getteth up to the gutter, and smiteth the Jebusites, and the lame and the blind, that are hated of David’s soul, he shall be chief and captainContinue Reading


The Kingdom of David Established Forever

Date: May 21st, 1961  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Ark of the Covenant, David, Kingdom, Peace, Solomon, Temple, War

And it came to pass, when the king sat in his house, and the LORD had given him rest round about from all his enemies; That the king said unto Nathan the prophet, See now, I dwell in an house of cedar, but the ark of God dwelleth within curtains. And Nathan said to the king, Go, do all that is in thine heart; for the LORD is with thee. And it came to pass that night, that the word of the LORD came unto Nathan, saying, Go and tell my servant David, Thus saith the LORD, Shalt thou build me an housContinue Reading


Handsome Absalom

Date: June 11th, 1961  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Absalom, Cush, David, Envy, Joab

Now Joab the son of Zeruiah perceived that the king’s heart was toward Absalom. And Joab sent to Tekoah, and fetched thence a wise woman, and said unto her, I pray thee, feign thyself to be a mourner, and put on now mourning apparel, and anoint not thyself with oil, but be as a woman that had a long time mourned for the dead: And come to the king, and speak on this manner unto him. So Joab put the words in her mouth. And when the woman of Tekoah spake to the king, she fell on her face to the groContinue Reading


The Last Words of David

Date: June 18th, 1961  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Araunah, Confession, David, Humility, Mt. Moriah, Sacrifice, Threshing Floor

And David spake unto the LORD when he saw the angel that smote the people, and said, Lo, I have sinned, and I have done wickedly: but these sheep, what have they done? let thine hand, I pray thee, be against me, and against my father’s house. And Gad came that day to David, and said unto him, Go up, rear an altar unto the LORD in the threshingfloor of Araunah the Jebusite. And David, according to the saying of Gad, went up as the LORD commanded. And Araunah looked, and saw the king and his servaContinue Reading


The Childhood of Solomon

Date: June 25th, 1961  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: David, Family, Heir, Joab, Polygamy, Solomon, Son, Wisdom

A Psalm for Solomon. Give the king thy judgments, O God, and thy righteousness unto the king’s son. He shall judge thy people with righteousness, and thy poor with judgment. The mountains shall bring peace to the people, and the little hills, by righteousness. He shall judge the poor of the people, he shall save the children of the needy, and shall break in pieces the oppressor. They shall fear thee as long as the sun and moon endure, throughout all generations. He shall come down like rain uponContinue Reading


Primeval Motherhood

Date: May 10th, 1964  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: David, Faithfulness, Grace, Law, Mothers

Then there was a famine in the days of David three years, year after year; and David enquired of the LORD. And the LORD answered, It is for Saul, and for his bloody house, because he slew the Gibeonites. And the king called the Gibeonites, and said unto them; (now the Gibeonites were not of the children of Israel, but of the remnant of the Amorites; and the children of Israel had sworn unto them: and Saul sought to slay them in his zeal to the children of Israel and Judah.) Wherefore David saidContinue Reading


The Book of Ruth

Date: July 19th, 1964  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: David, Faithfulness, Gentiles, Gentleness, Ruth

Now it came to pass in the days when the judges ruled, that there was a famine in the land. And a certain man of Bethlehemjudah went to sojourn in the country of Moab, he, and his wife, and his two sons. And the name of the man was Elimelech, and the name of his wife Naomi, and the name of his two sons Mahlon and Chilion, Ephrathites of Bethlehemjudah. And they came into the country of Moab, and continued there. And Elimelech Naomi’s husband died; and she was left, and her two sons. And they tooContinue Reading


Remembering God

Date: May 21st, 1967  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: David, Decision, Indulgence, Opportunity, Preachers, Septuigent, Teenager, Vanity, Vulgate, Youth

Remember now thy Creator in the days of thy youth, while the evil days come not, nor the years draw nigh, when thou shalt say, I have no pleasure in them;


Remembering God

Date: May 21st, 1967  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: David, Decision, Indulgence, Opportunity, Preachers, Septuigent, Teenager, Vanity, Vulgate, Youth

Remember now thy Creator in the days of thy youth, while the evil days come not, nor the years draw nigh, when thou shalt say, I have no pleasure in them;


The Seven Great Covenants of the Bible

Date: May 2nd, 1973  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Abraham, Adam, Covenant, David, Moses, New Covenant, Noah, Palestine, Promises of God

And I will establish my covenant with you; neither shall all flesh be cut off any more by the waters of a flood; neither shall there any more be a flood to destroy the earth. And God said, This is the token of the covenant which I make between me and you and every living creature that is with you, for perpetual generations: I do set my bow in the cloud, and it shall be for a token of a covenant between me and the earth. And it shall come to pass, when I bring a cloud over the earth, that the bowContinue Reading