Sermon Topic: Tears

Tear-Stained Machpelah

Date: July 7th, 1957  |  Scripture: Genesis 23  |  Topics: Abraham, Confession, Faith, Sarah, Tears

And Sarah was an hundred and seven and twenty years old: these were the years of the life of Sarah. And Sarah died in Kirjatharba; the same is Hebron in the land of Canaan: and Abraham came to mourn for Sarah, and to weep for her. And Abraham stood up from before his dead, and spake unto the sons of Heth, saying, I am a stranger and a sojourner with you: give me a possession of a burying place with you, that I may bury my dead out of my sight. And the children of Heth answered Abraham, saying unContinue Reading

The Agony in the Garden

Date: June 21st, 1959  |  Scripture: Hebrews 5:7-8  |  Topics: Jesus, Obedience, Suffering, Tears

Who in the days of his flesh, when he had offered up prayers and supplications with strong crying and tears unto him that was able to save him from death, and was heard in that he feared; Though he were a Son, yet learned he obedience by the things which he suffered;

When God Wipes Away Our Tears

Date: July 21st, 1963  |  Scripture: Revelation 21:1-7  |  Topics: Eternity, New Heaven, Tears, Tree of Life

And I saw a new heaven and a new earth: for the first heaven and the first earth were passed away; and there was no more sea. And I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem, coming down from God out of heaven, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband. And I heard a great voice out of heaven saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and he will dwell with them, and they shall be his people, and God himself shall be with them, and be their God. And God shall wipe away all tears from theirContinue Reading

When God Wipes Away Our Tears

Date: July 21st, 1963  |  Scripture: Revelation 21:4-7  |  Topics: Death, Heaven, Sea, Separation, Sorrow, Tears, Unimaginable Glory

And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away. And he that sat upon the throne said, Behold, I make all things new. And he said unto me, Write: for these words are true and faithful. And he said unto me, It is done. I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end. I will give unto him that is athirst of the fountain of the water of life freely. He that ovContinue Reading

The Strangest Parade

Date: March 30th, 1969  |  Scripture: Luke 19:32-41  |  Topics: Jeremiah, Jerusalem, Passion, Passover, Tears

And they that were sent went their way, and found even as he had said unto them. And as they were loosing the colt, the owners thereof said unto them, Why loose ye the colt? And they said, The Lord hath need of him. And they brought him to Jesus: and they cast their garments upon the colt, and they set Jesus thereon. And as he went, they spread their clothes in the way. And when he was come nigh, even now at the descent of the mount of Olives, the whole multitude of the disciples began to rejoicContinue Reading

The Tears of Paul

Date: April 8th, 1971  |  Scripture: Acts 20:31  |  Topics: Acts, Paul, Stewardship, Tears

Therefore watch, and remember, that by the space of three years I ceased not to warn every one night and day with tears.

The Tears of Jesus

Date: March 27th, 1975  |  Scripture: John 11:35  |  Topics: Compassion, Jesus, Love, Tears, Understanding, care

Jesus wept.

Mingled Tears of Jew and Gentile

Date: August 20th, 1978  |  Scripture: Psalm 137:1  |  Topics: Gentiles, Jew, Tears

By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion.

Jesus Our Lord – His Tears

Date: April 16th, 1981  |  Scripture: John 11:35  |  Topics: Comfort, Jesus, Suffering, Sympathy, Tears

Jesus wept.

The Tears of Jesus

Date: February 21st, 1988  |  Scripture: John 11:35  |  Topics: Compassion, Grief, Jesus, Love, Sorrow, Tears

Jesus wept.