Sermon Topic: Missions

The Symbolic Meaning of the Seven Churches

Date: June 4th, 1961  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Blindness, Church History, Harlotry, Indifference, Martyrdom, Missions, Mystery, Symbols, Wealth

Unto the angel of the church of Ephesus write; These things saith he that holdeth the seven stars in his right hand, who walketh in the midst of the seven golden candlesticks; I know thy works, and thy labour, and thy patience, and how thou canst not bear them which are evil: and thou hast tried them which say they are apostles, and are not, and hast found them liars: And hast borne, and hast patience, and for my name’s sake hast laboured, and hast not fainted. Nevertheless I have somewhat againContinue Reading


The Open Door of Philadelphia

Date: October 8th, 1961  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Church, Missions, Open Door, Philadelphia, Prophecy

And to the angel of the church in Philadelphia write; These things saith he that is holy, he that is true, he that hath the key of David, he that openeth, and no man shutteth; and shutteth, and no man openeth; I know thy works: behold, I have set before thee an open door, and no man can shut it: for thou hast a little strength, and hast kept my word, and hast not denied my name. Behold, I will make them of the synagogue of Satan, which say they are Jews, and are not, but do lie; behold, I will mContinue Reading


Additional Chapters to Book of Acts

Date: September 23rd, 1962  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Evangelism, Miracles, Missions, Power, Salvation, South America

And when they were escaped, then they knew that the island was called Melita. And the barbarous people shewed us no little kindness: for they kindled a fire, and received us every one, because of the present rain, and because of the cold. And when Paul had gathered a bundle of sticks, and laid them on the fire, there came a viper out of the heat, and fastened on his hand. And when the barbarians saw the venomous beast hang on his hand, they said among themselves, No doubt this man is a murderer,Continue Reading


Seething Latin America

Date: September 23rd, 1962  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Communism, Evangelism, Missions, South America

Where there is no vision, the people perish: but he that keepeth the law, happy is he.


The Gospel Mule

Date: September 23rd, 1962  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Acts, Gospel, Missions, Paul

And when they were come, and had gathered the church together, they rehearsed all that God had done with them, and how he had opened the door of faith unto the Gentiles.


If the Nations Have Any Hope

Date: November 4th, 1962  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Communism, Idolatry, Missions, Nations

Ye know that ye were Gentiles, carried away unto these dumb idols, even as ye were led.


Dr. Truett and Baylor Hospital

Date: July 7th, 1963  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Church History, FBC-Dallas, Missions, Truett

And when Jesus was come into Peter’s house, he saw his wife’s mother laid, and sick of a fever. And he touched her hand, and the fever left her: and she arose, and ministered unto them. When the even was come, they brought unto him many that were possessed with devils: and he cast out the spirits with his word, and healed all that were sick: That it might be fulfilled which was spoken by Esaias the prophet, saying, Himself took our infirmities, and bare our sicknesses.


Lottie Moon

Date: December 8th, 1963  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Blitz, Dr. Toy, Evangelism, Lottie Moon, Missionaries, Missions, Travels

I commend unto you Phebe our sister, which is a servant of the church which is at Cenchrea: That ye receive her in the Lord, as becometh saints, and that ye assist her in whatsoever business she hath need of you: for she hath been a succourer of many, and of myself also.


Lottie Moon

Date: December 8th, 1963  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Blitz, Dr. Toy, Evangelism, Lottie Moon, Missionaries, Missions, Travels

I commend unto you Phebe our sister, which is a servant of the church which is at Cenchrea: That ye receive her in the Lord, as becometh saints, and that ye assist her in whatsoever business she hath need of you: for she hath been a succourer of many, and of myself also.


The Trial in the Wilderness

Date: September 13th, 1964  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Dr. Criswell, Missions, Peril, South America, Wycliffe

In journeyings often, in perils of waters, in perils of robbers, in perils by mine own countrymen, in perils by the heathen, in perils in the city, in perils in the wilderness, in perils in the sea, in perils among false brethren; In weariness and painfulness, in watchings often, in hunger and thirst, in fastings often, in cold and nakedness.