Sermon Topic: Trial

Stirring the Eagle’s Nest

Date: June 21st, 1959  |  Scripture: Deuteronomy 32:7-11  |  Topics: Eagle, High Priest, Priesthood of Christ, Purpose, Salvation, Sorrow, Trial

Remember the days of old, consider the years of many generations: ask thy father, and he will shew thee; thy elders, and they will tell thee. When the most High divided to the nations their inheritance, when he separated the sons of Adam, he set the bounds of the people according to the number of the children of Israel. For the LORD’S portion is his people; Jacob is the lot of his inheritance. He found him in a desert land, and in the waste howling wilderness; he led him about, he instructed himContinue Reading

The Terrible Temptations

Date: April 5th, 1964  |  Scripture: Matthew 4:1-11  |  Topics: Temptation, Testing, Trial, Victory

Then was Jesus led up of the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted of the devil. And when he had fasted forty days and forty nights, he was afterward an hungred. And when the tempter came to him, he said, If thou be the Son of God, command that these stones be made bread. But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God. Then the devil taketh him up into the holy city, and setteth him on a pinnacle of the temContinue Reading

I Have Prayed for Thee

Date: November 27th, 1966  |  Scripture: Luke 22:31  |  Topics: Elisha, Hope, Intercession, Love, Peter, Thanksgiving, Trial

And the Lord said, Simon, Simon, behold, Satan hath desired to have you, that he may sift you as wheat:

I Have Prayed for Thee

Date: November 27th, 1966  |  Scripture: Luke 22:31-32  |  Topics: Hope, Intercession, Love, Paul, Peter, Thanksgiving, Trial

And the Lord said, Simon, Simon, behold, Satan hath desired to have you, that he may sift you as wheat: But I have prayed for thee, that thy faith fail not: and when thou art converted, strengthen thy brethren.

The Choices of Life

Date: July 27th, 1969  |  Scripture: Hebrews 11:23-27  |  Topics: Choice, Moses, Pharaoh, Trial, Volition

By faith Moses, when he was born, was hid three months of his parents, because they saw he was a proper child; and they were not afraid of the king’s commandment. By faith Moses, when he was come to years, refused to be called the son of Pharaoh’s daughter; Choosing rather to suffer affliction with the people of God, than to enjoy the pleasures of sin for a season; Esteeming the reproach of Christ greater riches than the treasures in Egypt: for he had respect unto the recompence of the reward. BContinue Reading

Angels and Lions

Date: May 16th, 1971  |  Scripture: Daniel 6:16-24  |  Topics: Angels, Daniel, Death, God's Will, Lions, Peace, Prayer, Trial, Trust

Then the king commanded, and they brought Daniel, and cast him into the den of lions. Now the king spake and said unto Daniel, Thy God whom thou servest continually, he will deliver thee. And a stone was brought, and laid upon the mouth of the den; and the king sealed it with his own signet, and with the signet of his lords; that the purpose might not be changed concerning Daniel. Then the king went to his palace, and passed the night fasting: neither were instruments of musick brought before hiContinue Reading

The Shadow of the Cross

Date: July 16th, 1972  |  Scripture: John 18:1-11  |  Topics: Betrayal, Calvary, Crucifixion, Judas, Suffering, Trial

When Jesus had spoken these words, he went forth with his disciples over the brook Cedron, where was a garden, into the which he entered, and his disciples. And Judas also, which betrayed him, knew the place: for Jesus ofttimes resorted thither with his disciples. Judas then, having received a band of men and officers from the chief priests and Pharisees, cometh thither with lanterns and torches and weapons. Jesus therefore, knowing all things that should come upon him, went forth, and said untoContinue Reading

The Cross and the Crown

Date: October 15th, 1972  |  Scripture: John 19:14-22  |  Topics: Cross, Crucifixion, King, Kingdom, Trial

And it was the preparation of the passover, and about the sixth hour: and he saith unto the Jews, Behold your King! But they cried out, Away with him, away with him, crucify him. Pilate saith unto them, Shall I crucify your King? The chief priests answered, We have no king but Caesar. Then delivered he him therefore unto them to be crucified. And they took Jesus, and led him away. And he bearing his cross went forth into a place called the place of a skull, which is called in the Hebrew GolgothaContinue Reading

Precious Trial of Our Faith

Date: August 26th, 1973  |  Scripture: 1 Peter 1:3-8  |  Topics: Faith, Hope, Job, Joseph, Persecution, Promise, Suffering, Testing, Trial

Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which according to his abundant mercy hath begotten us again unto a lively hope by the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, To an inheritance incorruptible, and undefiled, and that fadeth not away, reserved in heaven for you, Who are kept by the power of God through faith unto salvation ready to be revealed in the last time. Wherein ye greatly rejoice, though now for a season, if need be, ye are in heaviness through manifold temptatiContinue Reading

Divine Healing

Date: December 1st, 1974  |  Scripture: James 5:13-15  |  Topics: Belief, Faith, Healing, Trial, Trust

Is any among you afflicted? let him pray. Is any merry? let him sing psalms. Is any sick among you? let him call for the elders of the church; and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord: And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the Lord shall raise him up; and if he have committed sins, they shall be forgiven him.