Sermon Topic: Suffering

The Cost to the Christians

Date: October 28th, 1956  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Discipleship, Giving, Paul, Sacrifice, Suffering

From henceforth let no man trouble me: for I bear in my body the marks of the Lord Jesus.


The Descent of Christ

Date: March 31st, 1957  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Christ, God-Man, Humanity of Christ, Humility, Incarnation, Suffering

If there be therefore any consolation in Christ, if any comfort of love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any bowels and mercies, Fulfil ye my joy, that ye be likeminded, having the same love, being of one accord, of one mind. Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves. Look not every man on his own things, but every man also on the things of others. Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus: Who, beingContinue Reading


The Exaltation of Christ

Date: May 5th, 1957  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Exaltation, Glory, Humility, Incarnation, Jesus, Suffering

If there be therefore any consolation in Christ, if any comfort of love, if any fellowship of the Spirit, if any bowels and mercies, Fulfil ye my joy, that ye be likeminded, having the same love, being of one accord, of one mind. Let nothing be done through strife or vainglory; but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves. Look not every man on his own things, but every man also on the things of others. Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus: Who, beingContinue Reading


They That Wait Upon the Lord

Date: May 19th, 1957  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Blessing, Comfort, Faith, Patience, Suffering, Victory, Wait

But they that wait upon the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.


The Ministry of Suffering

Date: July 28th, 1957  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Apostle, Atonement, Ministry, Suffering, Tribulation

Who now rejoice in my sufferings for you, and fill up that which is behind of the afflictions of Christ in my flesh for his body’s sake, which is the church:


Jacob Have I Loved

Date: June 1st, 1958  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Blessing, Burden, Election, Judgment, Suffering

And Isaac intreated the LORD for his wife, because she was barren: and the LORD was intreated of him, and Rebekah his wife conceived. And the children struggled together within her; and she said, If it be so, why am I thus? And she went to enquire of the LORD. And the LORD said unto her, Two nations are in thy womb, and two manner of people shall be separated from thy bowels; and the one people shall be stronger than the other people; and the elder shall serve the younger. And when her days to bContinue Reading


The God of All Comfort

Date: June 22nd, 1958  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Affliction, Comfort, Deliverance, Prayer, Problems, Suffering, Trial

Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ by the will of God, and Timothy our brother, unto the church of God which is at Corinth, with all the saints which are in all Achaia: Grace be to you and peace from God our Father, and from the Lord Jesus Christ. Blessed be God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies, and the God of all comfort; Who comforteth us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort them which are in any trouble, by the comfort wherewith we ourselves areContinue Reading


Remember Me

Date: August 3rd, 1958  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Affliction, Deliverance, Faith, Humility, Joseph, Suffering, endurance

And it came to pass after these things, that the butler of the king of Egypt and his baker had offended their lord the king of Egypt. And Pharaoh was wroth against two of his officers, against the chief of the butlers, and against the chief of the bakers. And he put them in ward in the house of the captain of the guard, into the prison, the place where Joseph was bound. And the captain of the guard charged Joseph with them, and he served them: and they continued a season in ward. And they dreameContinue Reading


The Closing Years of Joseph

Date: September 14th, 1958  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Death, Egypt, Jacob, Manasseh, Pharaoh, Sorrow, Suffering

Then Joseph could not refrain himself before all them that stood by him; and he cried, Cause every man to go out from me. And there stood no man with him, while Joseph made himself known unto his brethren. And he wept aloud: and the Egyptians and the house of Pharaoh heard. And Joseph said unto his brethren, I am Joseph; doth my father yet live? And his brethren could not answer him; for they were troubled at his presence. And Joseph said unto his brethren, Come near to me, I pray you. And theyContinue Reading


Christ Perfected Through Suffering

Date: April 26th, 1959  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Cross, Death, Sorrow, Suffering

But we see Jesus, who was made a little lower than the angels for the suffering of death, crowned with glory and honour; that he by the grace of God should taste death for every man. For it became him, for whom are all things, and by whom are all things, in bringing many sons unto glory, to make the captain of their salvation perfect through sufferings. For both he that sanctifieth and they who are sanctified are all of one: for which cause he is not ashamed to call them brethren, Saying, I willContinue Reading