Sermon Year: 1978

God’s Tentmakers

Date: October 22nd, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 18:1-11  |  Topics: Aquila and Priscilla, Corinth, Invitation, Paul, Preaching, Response

After these things Paul departed from Athens, and came to Corinth; And found a certain Jew named Aquila, born in Pontus, lately come from Italy, with his wife Priscilla; (because that Claudius had commanded all Jews to depart from Rome:) and came unto them. And because he was of the same craft, he abode with them, and wrought: for by their occupation they were tentmakers. And he reasoned in the synagogue every sabbath, and persuaded the Jews and the Greeks. And when Silas and Timotheus were comeContinue Reading


What Happens When I Teach the Bible as Truth

Date: October 27th, 1978  |  Scripture: Isaiah 55:11  |  Topics: Acceptance, Courage, Glory, Response, Reward, Truth, Word

So shall my word be that goeth forth out of my mouth: it shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper in the thing whereto I sent it.


The Brilliant Alexandrian: Apollos

Date: October 29th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 18:24-28  |  Topics: Aquila and Priscilla, Ephesus, Greece, Paul, Preaching, Speech

And a certain Jew named Apollos, born at Alexandria, an eloquent man, and mighty in the scriptures, came to Ephesus. This man was instructed in the way of the Lord; and being fervent in the spirit, he spake and taught diligently the things of the Lord, knowing only the baptism of John. And he began to speak boldly in the synagogue: whom when Aquila and Priscilla had heard, they took him unto them, and expounded unto him the way of God more perfectly. And when he was disposed to pass into Achaia,Continue Reading


The Brilliant Alexandrian: Apollos

Date: October 29th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 18:24-28  |  Topics: Aquila and Priscilla, Ephesus, Greece, Paul, Preaching, Speech

And a certain Jew named Apollos, born at Alexandria, an eloquent man, and mighty in the scriptures, came to Ephesus. This man was instructed in the way of the Lord; and being fervent in the spirit, he spake and taught diligently the things of the Lord, knowing only the baptism of John. And he began to speak boldly in the synagogue: whom when Aquila and Priscilla had heard, they took him unto them, and expounded unto him the way of God more perfectly. And when he was disposed to pass into Achaia,Continue Reading


Lettering In

Date: October 29th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 18:27  |  Topics: Church, Encouragement, Letter, Membership

And when he was disposed to pass into Achaia, the brethren wrote, exhorting the disciples to receive him: who, when he was come, helped them much which had believed through grace:


Have You Received the Holy Spirit?

Date: November 5th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 19  |  Topics: Born again, Christian Life, Conversion, Experience, Filling of the Spirit, Holy Spirit

And it came to pass, that, while Apollos was at Corinth, Paul having passed through the upper coasts came to Ephesus: and finding certain disciples, He said unto them, Have ye received the Holy Ghost since ye believed? And they said unto him, We have not so much as heard whether there be any Holy Ghost. And he said unto them, Unto what then were ye baptized? And they said, Unto John’s baptism. Then said Paul, John verily baptized with the baptism of repentance, saying unto the people, that theyContinue Reading


Have You Received the Holy Spirit?

Date: November 5th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 19:1-7  |  Topics: Baptism, Holy Spirit, Pneumatology, Regeneration, Second Blessing, Spiritual Life, Spiritual death

And it came to pass, that, while Apollos was at Corinth, Paul having passed through the upper coasts came to Ephesus: and finding certain disciples, He said unto them, Have ye received the Holy Ghost since ye believed? And they said unto him, We have not so much as heard whether there be any Holy Ghost. And he said unto them, Unto what then were ye baptized? And they said, Unto John’s baptism. Then said Paul, John verily baptized with the baptism of repentance, saying unto the people, that theyContinue Reading


Disciples of John the Baptist

Date: November 5th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 19:1-7  |  Topics: Baptism, Disciples, Holy Spirit, Immersion, Infant Baptism, John The Baptist, Regeneration, Water Baptism

And it came to pass, that, while Apollos was at Corinth, Paul having passed through the upper coasts came to Ephesus: and finding certain disciples, He said unto them, Have ye received the Holy Ghost since ye believed? And they said unto him, We have not so much as heard whether there be any Holy Ghost. And he said unto them, Unto what then were ye baptized? And they said, Unto John’s baptism. Then said Paul, John verily baptized with the baptism of repentance, saying unto the people, that theyContinue Reading


Diana of the Ephesians

Date: November 12th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 19:9-41  |  Topics: Artemis, Christianity, Diana, Ephesus, Idolatry, Paul

But when divers were hardened, and believed not, but spake evil of that way before the multitude, he departed from them, and separated the disciples, disputing daily in the school of one Tyrannus. And this continued by the space of two years; so that all they which dwelt in Asia heard the word of the Lord Jesus, both Jews and Greeks. And God wrought special miracles by the hands of Paul: So that from his body were brought unto the sick handkerchiefs or aprons, and the diseases departed from themContinue Reading


Diana of the Ephesians

Date: November 12th, 1978  |  Scripture: Acts 19:8-41  |  Topics: Diana, Ephesus, False Religion, Paul

And he went into the synagogue, and spake boldly for the space of three months, disputing and persuading the things concerning the kingdom of God. But when divers were hardened, and believed not, but spake evil of that way before the multitude, he departed from them, and separated the disciples, disputing daily in the school of one Tyrannus. And this continued by the space of two years; so that all they which dwelt in Asia heard the word of the Lord Jesus, both Jews and Greeks. And God wrought sContinue Reading