Sermon Topic: Fear

Elijah Flees Before Jezebel

Date: October 22nd, 1961  |  Scripture: 1 Kings 19:1-18  |  Topics: Elijah, Escape, Fear, Jezebel, Revenge

And Ahab told Jezebel all that Elijah had done, and withal how he had slain all the prophets with the sword. Then Jezebel sent a messenger unto Elijah, saying, So let the gods do to me, and more also, if I make not thy life as the life of one of them by to morrow about this time. And when he saw that, he arose, and went for his life, and came to Beersheba, which belongeth to Judah, and left his servant there. But he himself went a day’s journey into the wilderness, and came and sat down under aContinue Reading

The Story of Four Lepers

Date: February 4th, 1962  |  Scripture: 2 Kings 6-7  |  Topics: Abundance, Famine, Fear, Leprosy

And the sons of the prophets said unto Elisha, Behold now, the place where we dwell with thee is too strait for us. Let us go, we pray thee, unto Jordan, and take thence every man a beam, and let us make us a place there, where we may dwell. And he answered, Go ye. And one said, Be content, I pray thee, and go with thy servants. And he answered, I will go. So he went with them. And when they came to Jordan, they cut down wood. But as one was felling a beam, the axe head fell into the water: andContinue Reading

The Word of Salvation to a Philippian Jailer

Date: April 19th, 1962  |  Scripture: Acts 16:31  |  Topics: Conviction, Fear, Gospel, Judgment, Salvation, Sorrow

And they said, Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and thou shalt be saved, and thy house.

The Pleading of Paul

Date: July 7th, 1963  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:9-11  |  Topics: Delay, Evangelism, Fear, Gospel, Grace, Judgment, Reconciliation

Wherefore we labour, that, whether present or absent, we may be accepted of him. For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ; that every one may receive the things done in his body, according to that he hath done, whether it be good or bad. Knowing therefore the terror of the Lord, we persuade men; but we are made manifest unto God; and I trust also are made manifest in your consciences.

The Good Cheers of Jesus

Date: November 22nd, 1964  |  Scripture: Matthew 9:1-8  |  Topics: Fear, Forgiveness, Guilt, Judgment, Mercy, Sacrifice, Sin

And he entered into a ship, and passed over, and came into his own city. And, behold, they brought to him a man sick of the palsy, lying on a bed: and Jesus seeing their faith said unto the sick of the palsy; Son, be of good cheer; thy sins be forgiven thee. And, behold, certain of the scribes said within themselves, This man blasphemeth. And Jesus knowing their thoughts said, Wherefore think ye evil in your hearts? For whether is easier, to say, Thy sins be forgiven thee; or to say, Arise, andContinue Reading

Trusting God for the Morrow

Date: June 27th, 1965  |  Scripture: Matthew 6:25-34  |  Topics: Anxiety, Failure, Faith, Fear, Health, Security, Testing, Trust, worry

Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not the life more than meat, and the body than raiment? Behold the fowls of the air: for they sow not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feedeth them. Are ye not much better than they? Which of you by taking thought can add one cubit unto his stature? And why take ye thought for raiment? Consider the lilies of theContinue Reading

In the Fullness of the Time

Date: December 19th, 1965  |  Scripture: Galatians 4:4  |  Topics: Fear, Foreknowledge, Plan of God, Predestination, Promise, Prophecy, Sovereignty, fullness of Time, worry

But when the fulness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law,

Preaching the Gospel Behind the Iron Curtain

Date: May 24th, 1966  |  Scripture: 2 Timothy 1:7  |  Topics: Communism, Courage, Evangelism, Fear, Gospel, Preaching

For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind.

The Love of God

Date: June 3rd, 1973  |  Scripture: 1 John 4:10  |  Topics: Compassion, Fear, Love, Sacrifice

Herein is love, not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son to be the propitiation for our sins.

The World On Fire

Date: June 30th, 1974  |  Scripture: 2 Peter 3:5-13  |  Topics: Assurance, Destruction, End Times, Eschatology, Fear, Fire, History, Judgment, Nature, New Creation

For this they willingly are ignorant of, that by the word of God the heavens were of old, and the earth standing out of the water and in the water: Whereby the world that then was, being overflowed with water, perished: But the heavens and the earth, which are now, by the same word are kept in store, reserved unto fire against the day of judgment and perdition of ungodly men. But, beloved, be not ignorant of this one thing, that one day is with the Lord as a thousand years, and a thousand yearsContinue Reading