Sermon Topic: Materialism

The Materialist and the End of the World

Date: March 23rd, 1967  |  Scripture: Hebrews 11:3  |  Topics: Conversion, Creation, Hopelessness, Materialism, Science, Secular

Through faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the word of God, so that things which are seen were not made of things which do appear.


Why Revival Tarries

Date: March 17th, 1968  |  Scripture: 2 Thessalonians 2:3  |  Topics: Apostasy, Materialism, Revival, Russia, Testimony, Witness

Let no man deceive you by any means: for that day shall not come, except there come a falling away first, and that man of sin be revealed, the son of perdition;


Why Revival Tarries

Date: March 17th, 1968  |  Scripture: 2 Thessalonians 2:3  |  Topics: Apostasy, Materialism, Revival, Russia, Testimony, Witness

Let no man deceive you by any means: for that day shall not come, except there come a falling away first, and that man of sin be revealed, the son of perdition;


Witnessing to Sadducees

Date: April 24th, 1977  |  Scripture: Acts 4:1-8  |  Topics: Healing, Holy Spirit, Materialism, Peter, Pharisees, Sadducees

And as they spake unto the people, the priests, and the captain of the temple, and the Sadducees, came upon them, Being grieved that they taught the people, and preached through Jesus the resurrection from the dead. And they laid hands on them, and put them in hold unto the next day: for it was now eventide. Howbeit many of them which heard the word believed; and the number of the men was about five thousand. And it came to pass on the morrow, that their rulers, and elders, and scribes, And AnnaContinue Reading


Witnessing to Sadducees

Date: April 24th, 1977  |  Scripture: Acts 4:1-12  |  Topics: Materialism, Rationalism, Sadducees, Witnessing

And as they spake unto the people, the priests, and the captain of the temple, and the Sadducees, came upon them, Being grieved that they taught the people, and preached through Jesus the resurrection from the dead. And they laid hands on them, and put them in hold unto the next day: for it was now eventide. Howbeit many of them which heard the word believed; and the number of the men was about five thousand. And it came to pass on the morrow, that their rulers, and elders, and scribes, And AnnaContinue Reading


Idolatry in the Church

Date: June 12th, 1977  |  Scripture: Acts 5:1-12  |  Topics: Affection, Cyprus, Envy, Idolatry, Judgment, Materialism

But a certain man named Ananias, with Sapphira his wife, sold a possession, And kept back part of the price, his wife also being privy to it, and brought a certain part, and laid it at the apostles’ feet. But Peter said, Ananias, why hath Satan filled thine heart to lie to the Holy Ghost, and to keep back part of the price of the land? Whiles it remained, was it not thine own? and after it was sold, was it not in thine own power? why hast thou conceived this thing in thine heart? thou hast not lContinue Reading


Idolatry in the Church

Date: June 12th, 1977  |  Scripture: Acts 5:1-11  |  Topics: Affection, Cyprus, Envy, Idolatry, Judgment, Materialism

But a certain man named Ananias, with Sapphira his wife, sold a possession, And kept back part of the price, his wife also being privy to it, and brought a certain part, and laid it at the apostles’ feet. But Peter said, Ananias, why hath Satan filled thine heart to lie to the Holy Ghost, and to keep back part of the price of the land? Whiles it remained, was it not thine own? and after it was sold, was it not in thine own power? why hast thou conceived this thing in thine heart? thou hast not lContinue Reading


When the Soul Goes Bankrupt

Date: March 30th, 1983  |  Scripture: Luke 12:15-21  |  Topics: Materialism, Money, Soul, Success, Wealth

And he said unto them, Take heed, and beware of covetousness: for a man’s life consisteth not in the abundance of the things which he possesseth. And he spake a parable unto them, saying, The ground of a certain rich man brought forth plentifully: And he thought within himself, saying, What shall I do, because I have no room where to bestow my fruits? And he said, This will I do: I will pull down my barns, and build greater; and there will I bestow all my fruits and my goods. And I will say to mContinue Reading


Treasures In Heaven

Date: September 4th, 1983  |  Scripture: Matthew 6:19-21  |  Topics: Heaven, Materialism, Money, Treasures

Lay not up for yourselves treasures upon earth, where moth and rust doth corrupt, and where thieves break through and steal: But lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust doth corrupt, and where thieves do not break through nor steal: For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.


Doing the Work of God

Date: September 8th, 1985  |  Scripture: John 9:4  |  Topics: Culture, Greed, Materialism, Work

I must work the works of him that sent me, while it is day: the night cometh, when no man can work.