Sermon Topic: Israel

The New Israel

Date: March 10th, 1946  |  Scripture: Genesis 32:24  |  Topics: Blessing, Esau, Israel, Jacob, Promise

And Jacob was left alone; and there wrestled a man with him until the breaking of the day.

On the Way to Rome

Date: June 6th, 1954  |  Scripture: Acts 28:11-20  |  Topics: Israel, Missionaries, Missions, Paul, Rome, Travels

And after three months we departed in a ship of Alexandria, which had wintered in the isle, whose sign was Castor and Pollux. And landing at Syracuse, we tarried there three days. And from thence we fetched a compass, and came to Rhegium: and after one day the south wind blew, and we came the next day to Puteoli: Where we found brethren, and were desired to tarry with them seven days: and so we went toward Rome. And from thence, when the brethren heard of us, they came to meet us as far as AppiiContinue Reading

My Kinsmen According to the Flesh

Date: November 7th, 1954  |  Scripture: Romans 9-10  |  Topics: Dispensations, Faith, Israel, Predestination

I say the truth in Christ, I lie not, my conscience also bearing me witness in the Holy Ghost, That I have great heaviness and continual sorrow in my heart. For I could wish that myself were accursed from Christ for my brethren, my kinsmen according to the flesh: Who are Israelites; to whom pertaineth the adoption, and the glory, and the covenants, and the giving of the law, and the service of God, and the promises; Whose are the fathers, and of whom as concerning the flesh Christ came, who is oContinue Reading

The Problem of Israel’s Unbelief

Date: November 28th, 1954  |  Scripture: Romans 11:1  |  Topics: End Times, Eschatology, Israel, Jew, Prophecy, Unbelief

I say then, Hath God cast away his people? God forbid. For I also am an Israelite, of the seed of Abraham, of the tribe of Benjamin.

The Future Restoration of Israel

Date: November 28th, 1954  |  Scripture: Romans 11:24-29  |  Topics: Eschatology, Gentiles, Israel, Jew, Restoration

For if thou wert cut out of the olive tree which is wild by nature, and wert graffed contrary to nature into a good olive tree: how much more shall these, which be the natural branches, be graffed into their own olive tree? For I would not, brethren, that ye should be ignorant of this mystery, lest ye should be wise in your own conceits; that blindness in part is happened to Israel, until the fulness of the Gentiles be come in. And so all Israel shall be saved: as it is written, There shall comeContinue Reading

The Eleventh Anniversary

Date: October 2nd, 1955  |  Scripture: Psalm 48, 137  |  Topics: Anniversary, Church growth, Evangelism, FBC-Dallas, Inner-City, Israel, Ministry

This sermon is entitled Today We Begin Our Twelfth Year, and it is a message that comes out of the turning over in my heart the ministry of Christ under our hands here in this church and in the heart of this city as I thought of it this summer especially far away.

The Jews

Date: April 22nd, 1956  |  Scripture: Romans 11:25  |  Topics: Israel, Jews, Kingdom, Nation, Promised Land

For I would not, brethren, that ye should be ignorant of this mystery, lest ye should be wise in your own conceits; that blindness in part is happened to Israel, until the fulness of the Gentiles be come in.

The Times of the Gentiles

Date: April 29th, 1956  |  Scripture: Luke 21:24  |  Topics: Church, Gentiles, Israel, Jew, Kingdom, Promise, Prophecy

And they shall fall by the edge of the sword, and shall be led away captive into all nations: and Jerusalem shall be trodden down of the Gentiles, until the times of the Gentiles be fulfilled.

Hagar and Ishmael

Date: June 23rd, 1957  |  Scripture: Genesis 16  |  Topics: Arab, Hagar, Ishmael, Israel, Promise

Now Sarai Abram’s wife bare him no children: and she had an handmaid, an Egyptian, whose name was Hagar. And Sarai said unto Abram, Behold now, the LORD hath restrained me from bearing: I pray thee, go in unto my maid; it may be that I may obtain children by her. And Abram hearkened to the voice of Sarai. And Sarai Abram’s wife took Hagar her maid the Egyptian, after Abram had dwelt ten years in the land of Canaan, and gave her to her husband Abram to be his wife. And he went in unto Hagar, andContinue Reading

A Decree of Caesar Augustus

Date: December 22nd, 1957  |  Scripture: Luke 2:1  |  Topics: Bible, Christianity, Fate, History, Israel, Rome, Sovereignty

And it came to pass in those days, that there went out a decree from Caesar Augustus, that all the world should be taxed.