Sermon Year: 1978

Missionaries in Macedonia

Date: August 20th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 17:1-12  |  Topics: Berea, Gospel, Hearing, Paul, Preach, Preachers, Response, Thessalonica

Now when they had passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where was a synagogue of the Jews: And Paul, as his manner was, went in unto them, and three sabbath days reasoned with them out of the scriptures, Opening and alleging, that Christ must needs have suffered, and risen again from the dead; and that this Jesus, whom I preach unto you, is Christ. And some of them believed, and consorted with Paul and Silas; and of the devout Greeks a great multitude, and of the chContinue Reading


What Do the Scriptures Say?

Date: August 27th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 17:2-12  |  Topics: Berea, Jesus, Messiah, Old Testament, Scripture

And Paul, as his manner was, went in unto them, and three sabbath days reasoned with them out of the scriptures, Opening and alleging, that Christ must needs have suffered, and risen again from the dead; and that this Jesus, whom I preach unto you, is Christ. And some of them believed, and consorted with Paul and Silas; and of the devout Greeks a great multitude, and of the chief women not a few. But the Jews which believed not, moved with envy, took unto them certain lewd fellows of the baser sContinue Reading


What Do the Scriptures Say?

Date: August 27th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 17:11  |  Topics: Berea, Jesus, Messiah, Old Testament, Scripture

These were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all readiness of mind, and searched the scriptures daily, whether those things were so.


To An Unknown God

Date: September 10th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 17:16-24  |  Topics: Athens, God, Idolatry, Mars Hill, Paul

Now while Paul waited for them at Athens, his spirit was stirred in him, when he saw the city wholly given to idolatry. Therefore disputed he in the synagogue with the Jews, and with the devout persons, and in the market daily with them that met with him. Then certain philosophers of the Epicureans, and of the Stoicks, encountered him. And some said, What will this babbler say? other some, He seemeth to be a setter forth of strange gods: because he preached unto them Jesus, and the resurrection.Continue Reading


Just Passing By

Date: September 10th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 17:23  |  Topics: Apologetics, Athens, Idolatry, Mars Hill, Paul

For as I passed by, and beheld your devotions, I found an altar with this inscription, TO THE UNKNOWN GOD. Whom therefore ye ignorantly worship, him declare I unto you.


What Do Ye More Than Others (First Sermon I Ever Preached)

Date: October 1st, 1978  |  Scripture: Matthew 5:47  |  Topics: Biographical, Dr. Criswell, FBC-Dallas

And if ye salute your brethren only, what do ye more than others? do not even the publicans so?


Commanded Repentance

Date: October 8th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 17:30  |  Topics: America, Athens, Conversion, Mars Hill, Repentance

And the times of this ignorance God winked at; but now commandeth all men every where to repent:


It Is Reasonable To Be A Christian

Date: October 15th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 17  |  Topics: Athens, Evangelism, Mars Hill, Mockery, Paul, Polytheism

Now when they had passed through Amphipolis and Apollonia, they came to Thessalonica, where was a synagogue of the Jews: And Paul, as his manner was, went in unto them, and three sabbath days reasoned with them out of the scriptures, Opening and alleging, that Christ must needs have suffered, and risen again from the dead; and that this Jesus, whom I preach unto you, is Christ. And some of them believed, and consorted with Paul and Silas; and of the devout Greeks a great multitude, and of the chContinue Reading


It Is Reasonable to Be Christian

Date: October 15th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 17:16-34  |  Topics: Apologetics, Christian Life, Christianity, Evolution, Intellectuals, Salvation

Now while Paul waited for them at Athens, his spirit was stirred in him, when he saw the city wholly given to idolatry. Therefore disputed he in the synagogue with the Jews, and with the devout persons, and in the market daily with them that met with him. Then certain philosophers of the Epicureans, and of the Stoicks, encountered him. And some said, What will this babbler say? other some, He seemeth to be a setter forth of strange gods: because he preached unto them Jesus, and the resurrection.Continue Reading


The Final Day of Judgment

Date: October 15th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 17:30  |  Topics: Eschatology, Judgment, Mars Hill, Repentance, Second Coming

And the times of this ignorance God winked at; but now commandeth all men every where to repent: