Sermon Topic: Pessimism

The Illusion Of Progress

Date: February 11th, 1968  |  Scripture: Luke 12:13-21  |  Topics: Humanism, Pessimism, Regret, Rewards, Ruth

And one of the company said unto him, Master, speak to my brother, that he divide the inheritance with me. And he said unto him, Man, who made me a judge or a divider over you? 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 rContinue Reading

The Profit of All Our Labor

Date: November 24th, 1991  |  Scripture: Ecclesiastes 1:3  |  Topics: Despair, Eternity, Heaven, Money, Pessimism, Profit, Reason

What profit hath a man of all his labour which he taketh under the sun?

The Pattern of Pessimism

Date: December 29th, 1991  |  Scripture: Ecclesiastes 1:9  |  Topics: Death, Despair, Martyrs, Pessimism, Spirit, Vanity

The thing that hath been, it is that which shall be; and that which is done is that which shall be done: and there is no new thing under the sun.