Sermon Topic: Rewards

The Testing Fire

Date: May 22nd, 1955  |  Scripture: 1 Corinthians 3:10-15  |  Topics: Church, Judgment, Rewards, Testing, works

According to the grace of God which is given unto me, as a wise masterbuilder, I have laid the foundation, and another buildeth thereon. But let every man take heed how he buildeth thereupon. For other foundation can no man lay than that is laid, which is Jesus Christ. Now if any man build upon this foundation gold, silver, precious stones, wood, hay, stubble; Every man’s work shall be made manifest: for the day shall declare it, because it shall be revealed by fire; and the fire shall try everyContinue Reading

Five Crowns of Reward

Date: February 19th, 1956  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:10  |  Topics: Bema, Crown, Eternal Security, Heaven, Judgment, Rewards, works

For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ; that every one may receive the things done in his body, according to that he hath done, whether it be good or bad.

What A Man Soweth

Date: October 21st, 1956  |  Scripture: Galatians 6:6-10  |  Topics: Giving, Reaping, Rewards, Sowing

Let him that is taught in the word communicate unto him that teacheth in all good things. Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap. For he that soweth to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption; but he that soweth to the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting. And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not. As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all men, especially unto them whoContinue Reading

Judgment at the House of God

Date: August 7th, 1960  |  Scripture: 1 Peter 4:17-18  |  Topics: Bema, Judgment, Rewards, loss

For the time is come that judgment must begin at the house of God: and if it first begin at us, what shall the end be of them that obey not the gospel of God? And if the righteous scarcely be saved, where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear?

The Reward of the Faithful

Date: June 18th, 1961  |  Scripture: Revelation 2:3  |  Topics: Believers, Faithfulness, Judgment, Prize, Rewards

And hast borne, and hast patience, and for my name’s sake hast laboured, and hast not fainted.

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 Winner of Souls

Date: January 12th, 1975  |  Scripture: James 5:19-20  |  Topics: Evangelism, Rewards, Salvation, Soul Winning

Brethren, if any of you do err from the truth, and one convert him; Let him know, that he which converteth the sinner from the error of his way shall save a soul from death, and shall hide a multitude of sins.

God Keeps Books

Date: September 16th, 1987  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 5:9-10  |  Topics: Bema, Judgment, Regret, Rewards

Wherefore we labour, that, whether present or absent, we may be accepted of him. For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ; that every one may receive the things done in his body, according to that he hath done, whether it be good or bad.

The Triumph of Christ Over the World

Date: April 12th, 1990  |  Scripture: 1 Corinthians 15  |  Topics: Rapture, Resurrection, Rewards, Tribulation, Triumph

Moreover, brethren, I declare unto you the gospel which I preached unto you, which also ye have received, and wherein ye stand; By which also ye are saved, if ye keep in memory what I preached unto you, unless ye have believed in vain. For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures; And that he was buried, and that he rose again the third day according to the scriptures: And that he was seen of Cephas, then of the tContinue Reading

What I Believe About Heaven: The Pageantry

Date: June 17th, 1990  |  Scripture: Revelation 22:1-7  |  Topics: Heaven, Pageantry, Rewards

And he shewed me a pure river of water of life, clear as crystal, proceeding out of the throne of God and of the Lamb. In the midst of the street of it, and on either side of the river, was there the tree of life, which bare twelve manner of fruits, and yielded her fruit every month: and the leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations. And there shall be no more curse: but the throne of God and of the Lamb shall be in it; and his servants shall serve him: And they shall see his face;Continue Reading