Sermon Topic: Stewardship

Witnessing with our Work and Wealth

Date: November 28th, 1971  |  Scripture: Hebrews 11:4  |  Topics: Giving, Offerings, Stewardship, Tithing, Witnessing, Work

By faith Abel offered unto God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, by which he obtained witness that he was righteous, God testifying of his gifts: and by it he being dead yet speaketh.


Believing and Building (Building a House for God)

Date: April 29th, 1973  |  Scripture: Matthew 19:27-29  |  Topics: Building, FBC-Dallas, History, Money, Stewardship

Then answered Peter and said unto him, Behold, we have forsaken all, and followed thee; what shall we have therefore? And Jesus said unto them, Verily I say unto you, That ye which have followed me, in the regeneration when the Son of man shall sit in the throne of his glory, ye also shall sit upon twelve thrones, judging the twelve tribes of Israel. And every one that hath forsaken houses, or brethren, or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children, or lands, for my name’s sake, shall rContinue Reading


Occupy Till I come

Date: October 19th, 1975  |  Scripture: Luke 19:11-27  |  Topics: Giving, Investments, Money, Responsibilities, Stewardship

And as they heard these things, he added and spake a parable, because he was nigh to Jerusalem, and because they thought that the kingdom of God should immediately appear. He said therefore, A certain nobleman went into a far country to receive for himself a kingdom, and to return. And he called his ten servants, and delivered them ten pounds, and said unto them, Occupy till I come. But his citizens hated him, and sent a message after him, saying, We will not have this man to reign over us. AndContinue Reading


Occupy Till I Come

Date: October 19th, 1975  |  Scripture: Luke 19:13  |  Topics: Araunah, Dome of the Rock, Giving, Investments, Jerusalem, Money, Mosque of Omar, Responsibilities, Stewardship, Temple Mount

And he called his ten servants, and delivered them ten pounds, and said unto them, Occupy till I come.


Building the House of God

Date: May 23rd, 1976  |  Scripture: Isaiah 56:7  |  Topics: Church, Crowley, FBC-Dallas, Stewardship

Even them will I bring to my holy mountain, and make them joyful in my house of prayer: their burnt offerings and their sacrifices shall be accepted upon mine altar; for mine house shall be called an house of prayer for all people.


Building the House of God

Date: May 23rd, 1976  |  Scripture: Isaiah 56:7-8  |  Topics: Church, Crowley, FBC-Dallas, Stewardship

Even them will I bring to my holy mountain, and make them joyful in my house of prayer: their burnt offerings and their sacrifices shall be accepted upon mine altar; for mine house shall be called an house of prayer for all people. The Lord GOD which gathereth the outcasts of Israel saith, Yet will I gather others to him, beside those that are gathered unto him.


Stewardship Dedication

Date: October 18th, 1978  |  Scripture: Hebrews 7:8  |  Topics: Dedication, Faithfulness, Promise, Stewardship, Tithe

And here men that die receive tithes; but there he receiveth them, of whom it is witnessed that he liveth.


Moving the Heart of God

Date: September 9th, 1979  |  Scripture: Mark 12:41-44  |  Topics: Devotion, Money, Offerings, Sacrifice, Selfishness, Stewardship, Tithe

And Jesus sat over against the treasury, and beheld how the people cast money into the treasury: and many that were rich cast in much. And there came a certain poor widow, and she threw in two mites, which make a farthing. And he called unto him his disciples, and saith unto them, Verily I say unto you, That this poor widow hath cast more in, than all they which have cast into the treasury: For all they did cast in of their abundance; but she of her want did cast in all that she had, even all heContinue Reading


Moving the Heart of God

Date: September 9th, 1979  |  Scripture: Mark 12:18-20  |  Topics: Devotion, Money, Offerings, Sacrifice, Selfishness, Stewardship, Tithe

Then come unto him the Sadducees, which say there is no resurrection; and they asked him, saying, Master, Moses wrote unto us, If a man’s brother die, and leave his wife behind him, and leave no children, that his brother should take his wife, and raise up seed unto his brother. Now there were seven brethren: and the first took a wife, and dying left no seed.


Love, Liberality and Liberation

Date: October 5th, 1980  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8:1-5  |  Topics: Church Finance, Giving, Liberalism, Stewardship

Moreover, brethren, we do you to wit of the grace of God bestowed on the churches of Macedonia; How that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded unto the riches of their liberality. For to their power, I bear record, yea, and beyond their power they were willing of themselves; Praying us with much intreaty that we would receive the gift, and take upon us the fellowship of the ministering to the saints. And this they did, not as we hoped, but firsContinue Reading