Sermon Topic: Encouragement

The Christ of the Common Road

Date: April 7th, 1985  |  Scripture: Luke 24:13-35  |  Topics: Christ, Despair, Disciples, Emmaus, Encouragement, Hope, Resurrection

And, behold, two of them went that same day to a village called Emmaus, which was from Jerusalem about threescore furlongs. And they talked together of all these things which had happened. And it came to pass, that, while they communed together and reasoned, Jesus himself drew near, and went with them. But their eyes were holden that they should not know him. And he said unto them, What manner of communications are these that ye have one to another, as ye walk, and are sad? And the one of them,Continue Reading

The Christ of the Common Road

Date: April 7th, 1985  |  Scripture: Luke 24:36-45  |  Topics: Christ, Despair, Disciples, Emmaus, Encouragement, Hope, Resurrection

And as they thus spake, Jesus himself stood in the midst of them, and saith unto them, Peace be unto you. But they were terrified and affrighted, and supposed that they had seen a spirit. And he said unto them, Why are ye troubled? and why do thoughts arise in your hearts? Behold my hands and my feet, that it is I myself: handle me, and see; for a spirit hath not flesh and bones, as ye see me have. And when he had thus spoken, he shewed them his hands and his feet. And while they yet believed noContinue Reading

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.

Importunate Prayer

Date: March 5th, 1989  |  Scripture: Luke 18:1-8  |  Topics: Elijah, Encouragement, Intercession, Prayer

And he spake a parable unto them to this end, that men ought always to pray, and not to faint; Saying, There was in a city a judge, which feared not God, neither regarded man: And there was a widow in that city; and she came unto him, saying, Avenge me of mine adversary. And he would not for a while: but afterward he said within himself, Though I fear not God, nor regard man; Yet because this widow troubleth me, I will avenge her, lest by her continual coming she weary me. And the Lord said, HeaContinue Reading

Make It A Matter Of Prayer

Date: October 1st, 2000  |  Scripture: 1 Thessalonians 5:17  |  Topics: Anniversary, Appeal, Courage, Encouragement, Intercession, Prayer, Supplication, Thanks, endurance

Pray without ceasing.