Sermon Year: 1981

The Church Triumphant

Date: September 13th, 1981  |  Scripture: Ephesians 5:14  |  Topics: Church, Evangelism, Mission, Revival, Triumph

Wherefore he saith, Awake thou that sleepest, and arise from the dead, and Christ shall give thee light.


Strength in Striving

Date: September 20th, 1981  |  Scripture: 1 Corinthians 9:25  |  Topics: Giving, Offerings, Strength, Striving

And every man that striveth for the mastery is temperate in all things. Now they do it to obtain a corruptible crown; but we an incorruptible.


The Outpouring of Pentecostal Power

Date: September 27th, 1981  |  Scripture: Acts 1:8  |  Topics: Conversion, Holy Spirit, Pentecost, Witness

But ye shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you: and ye shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth.


The Outpouring of Pentecostal Power

Date: September 27th, 1981  |  Scripture: Acts 1:8  |  Topics: Church, Dispensations, Holy Spirit, Pentecost

But ye shall receive power, after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you: and ye shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth.


Our Golden Tomorrow (37th Anniversary)

Date: October 4th, 1981  |  Scripture: Philippians 3:12-21  |  Topics: Church growth, Education, FBC-Dallas, Ministry, Training

Not as though I had already attained, either were already perfect: but I follow after, if that I may apprehend that for which also I am apprehended of Christ Jesus. Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before, I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus. Let us therefore, as many as be perfect, be thus minded: and if in any thing ye bContinue Reading


Our Golden Tomorrow (37th Anniversary)

Date: October 4th, 1981  |  Scripture: Philippians 3:12-14  |  Topics: Church growth, Education, FBC-Dallas, Ministry, Training

Not as though I had already attained, either were already perfect: but I follow after, if that I may apprehend that for which also I am apprehended of Christ Jesus. Brethren, I count not myself to have apprehended: but this one thing I do, forgetting those things which are behind, and reaching forth unto those things which are before, I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.


The Harvest Is Past

Date: October 11th, 1981  |  Scripture: Jeremiah 8:19  |  Topics: Opportunity, Procrastination, Salvation

Behold the voice of the cry of the daughter of my people because of them that dwell in a far country: Is not the LORD in Zion? is not her king in her? Why have they provoked me to anger with their graven images, and with strange vanities?


Out of an Overflowing Heart

Date: October 18th, 1981  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8:1-9  |  Topics: Blessing, Gifts, Heart, Money, Offerings

Moreover, brethren, we do you to wit of the grace of God bestowed on the churches of Macedonia; How that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded unto the riches of their liberality. For to their power, I bear record, yea, and beyond their power they were willing of themselves; Praying us with much intreaty that we would receive the gift, and take upon us the fellowship of the ministering to the saints. And this they did, not as we hoped, but firsContinue Reading


Out of an Overflowing Heart

Date: October 18th, 1981  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8:1-9  |  Topics: Blessing, Gifts, Heart, Money, Offerings

Moreover, brethren, we do you to wit of the grace of God bestowed on the churches of Macedonia; How that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded unto the riches of their liberality. For to their power, I bear record, yea, and beyond their power they were willing of themselves; Praying us with much intreaty that we would receive the gift, and take upon us the fellowship of the ministering to the saints. And this they did, not as we hoped, but firsContinue Reading


The Filling and the Anointing of the Holy Spirit

Date: October 25th, 1981  |  Scripture: Zechariah 4:1-6  |  Topics: Anointing, Fellowship, Filling of the Spirit, Guidance, Holy Spirit

And the angel that talked with me came again, and waked me, as a man that is wakened out of his sleep, And said unto me, What seest thou? And I said, I have looked, and behold a candlestick all of gold, with a bowl upon the top of it, and his seven lamps thereon, and seven pipes to the seven lamps, which are upon the top thereof: And two olive trees by it, one upon the right side of the bowl, and the other upon the left side thereof. So I answered and spake to the angel that talked with me, sayiContinue Reading