Sermon Topic: Perseverance

Strength for the Tempted

Date: October 23rd, 1955  |  Scripture: 1 Corinthians 10:12-13  |  Topics: Apostasy, Perseverance, Pride, Satan, Temptation

Wherefore let him that thinketh he standeth take heed lest he fall. There hath no temptation taken you but such as is common to man: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able; but will with the temptation also make a way to escape, that ye may be able to bear it.

The Perseverance of the Saints

Date: March 17th, 1957  |  Scripture: Philippians 1:6  |  Topics: Election, Eternal Security, Perseverance, Regeneration

Being confident of this very thing, that he which hath begun a good work in you will perform it until the day of Jesus Christ:


Date: February 16th, 1958  |  Scripture: 1 Thessalonians 5:6  |  Topics: Awake, Discipleship, Idleness, Perseverance, Revival, Sleep

Therefore let us not sleep, as do others; but let us watch and be sober.

A Good Soldier Of Jesus

Date: October 5th, 1958  |  Scripture: 2 Timothy 2:1-7  |  Topics: Christianity, Draft, Faith, Jesus, Perseverance, Soldier, endurance

Thou therefore, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus. And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also. Thou therefore endure hardness, as a good soldier of Jesus Christ. No man that warreth entangleth himself with the affairs of this life; that he may please him who hath chosen him to be a soldier. And if a man also strive for masteries, yet is he not crowned, except he strive lawfully.Continue Reading


Date: April 5th, 1959  |  Scripture: Hebrews 2:1-14  |  Topics: Angels, Backslide, Perseverance, Salvation, alcohol

Therefore we ought to give the more earnest heed to the things which we have heard, lest at any time we should let them slip. For if the word spoken by angels was stedfast, and every transgression and disobedience received a just recompence of reward; How shall we escape, if we neglect so great salvation; which at the first began to be spoken by the Lord, and was confirmed unto us by them that heard him; God also bearing them witness, both with signs and wonders, and with divers miracles, and giContinue Reading

The Great Appeal

Date: January 17th, 1960  |  Scripture: Hebrews 10:19-39  |  Topics: Appeal, Eternal Security, Judgment, Perseverance, Sin

Having therefore, brethren, boldness to enter into the holiest by the blood of Jesus, By a new and living way, which he hath consecrated for us, through the veil, that is to say, his flesh; And having an high priest over the house of God; Let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled from an evil conscience, and our bodies washed with pure water. Let us hold fast the profession of our faith without wavering; (for he is faithful that promised;) And letContinue Reading

Samuel’s Last and Greatest Act

Date: December 4th, 1960  |  Scripture: 1 Samuel 16  |  Topics: Anointing, David, Perseverance, Samuel, Saul

And the LORD said unto Samuel, How long wilt thou mourn for Saul, seeing I have rejected him from reigning over Israel? fill thine horn with oil, and go, I will send thee to Jesse the Bethlehemite: for I have provided me a king among his sons. And Samuel said, How can I go? if Saul hear it, he will kill me. And the LORD said, Take an heifer with thee, and say, I am come to sacrifice to the LORD. And call Jesse to the sacrifice, and I will shew thee what thou shalt do: and thou shalt anoint untoContinue Reading

The Volunteer

Date: February 10th, 1963  |  Scripture: Isaiah 6:8  |  Topics: Blitz, Calling, Courage, Discouragement, Mission, Perseverance

Also I heard the voice of the Lord, saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? Then said I, Here am I; send me.

The Golden Tomorrow

Date: September 10th, 1972  |  Scripture: Philippians 3:12-14  |  Topics: Future, Goals, Perseverance, Striving, Working

Not as though I had already attained, either were already perfect: but I follow after, if that I may apprehend that for which also I am apprehended of Christ Jesus. Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before, I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.


Date: March 20th, 1974  |  Scripture: Matthew 13:3-9  |  Topics: Christian Life, Faith, Perseverance, Salvation

And he spake many things unto them in parables, saying, Behold, a sower went forth to sow; And when he sowed, some seeds fell by the way side, and the fowls came and devoured them up: Some fell upon stony places, where they had not much earth: and forthwith they sprung up, because they had no deepness of earth: And when the sun was up, they were scorched; and because they had no root, they withered away. And some fell among thorns; and the thorns sprung up, and choked them: But other fell into gContinue Reading