Sermon Topic: Grace

Wherefore Then The Law?

Date: September 16th, 1956  |  Scripture: Galatians 3:19  |  Topics: Grace, Law, Old Testament, Promise

Wherefore then serveth the law? It was added because of transgressions, till the seed should come to whom the promise was made; and it was ordained by angels in the hand of a mediator.

The Paidagogos

Date: September 16th, 1956  |  Scripture: Galatians 3:24  |  Topics: Grace, Law, Pastor, Schoolmaster, Teacher

Wherefore the law was our schoolmaster to bring us unto Christ, that we might be justified by faith.

Sarah and Hagar

Date: September 30th, 1956  |  Scripture: Galatians 4:30-56  |  Topics: Covenant, Grace, Hagar, Law, Sarah, Women

Dr. W.A. Criswell brings the message from the fourth chapter of the Book of Galatians entitled The Allegory of Hagar and Sarah. We begin at the eighth verse, and the message encompasses the remainder of the chapter.

Faith and Freedom

Date: September 30th, 1956  |  Scripture: Galatians 5:12  |  Topics: Faith, Freedom, Grace, Justification, Law

I would they were even cut off which trouble you.

Salvation by Grace Through Faith

Date: December 2nd, 1956  |  Scripture: Ephesians 2:8-10  |  Topics: Death, Grace, Life, Salvation, Saved

For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: Not of works, lest any man should boast. For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them.

God Worketh in You

Date: May 12th, 1957  |  Scripture: Philippians 2:12-13  |  Topics: Doubt, Fear, Grace, Salvation, Security, Volition, works

Wherefore, my beloved, as ye have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out your own salvation with fear and trembling. For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of his good pleasure.

The Covenant Confirmed to Abraham

Date: June 9th, 1957  |  Scripture: Genesis 15:11-17  |  Topics: Atonement, Covenant, Day of Atonement, Faith, Grace, Sacrifice

And when the fowls came down upon the carcases, Abram drove them away. And when the sun was going down, a deep sleep fell upon Abram; and, lo, an horror of great darkness fell upon him. And he said unto Abram, Know of a surety that thy seed shall be a stranger in a land that is not theirs, and shall serve them; and they shall afflict them four hundred years; And also that nation, whom they shall serve, will I judge: and afterward shall they come out with great substance. And thou shalt go to thyContinue Reading

God Hath Chosen You

Date: May 18th, 1958  |  Scripture: 2 Thessalonians 2:13-14  |  Topics: Election, Free Will, Grace, Hope, Predestination

But we are bound to give thanks alway to God for you, brethren beloved of the Lord, because God hath from the beginning chosen you to salvation through sanctification of the Spirit and belief of the truth: Whereunto he called you by our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Paul’s Prayer for the Thessalonian Christians

Date: June 1st, 1958  |  Scripture: 2 Thessalonians 3:3-13  |  Topics: Agape, Grace, Love, Motivation, Patience, Prayer

But the Lord is faithful, who shall stablish you, and keep you from evil. And we have confidence in the Lord touching you, that ye both do and will do the things which we command you. And the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God, and into the patient waiting for Christ. Now we command you, brethren, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that ye withdraw yourselves from every brother that walketh disorderly, and not after the tradition which he received of us. For yourselves know how ye oContinue Reading

The Chief Of Sinners

Date: June 15th, 1958  |  Scripture: 1 Timothy 1:15  |  Topics: Grace, Pharisee, Prodigal, Sinners

This is a faithful saying, and worthy of all acceptation, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners; of whom I am chief.