Sermon Year: 1988

The Fifth Commandment

Date: May 8th, 1988  |  Scripture: Ephesians 6:1-4  |  Topics: Children, Commandment, Fathers, Mothers, Obedience

Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right. Honour thy father and mother; (which is the first commandment with promise;) That it may be well with thee, and thou mayest live long on the earth. And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.


The Fifth Commandment

Date: May 8th, 1988  |  Scripture: Ephesians 6:1-4  |  Topics: Children, Commandment, Fathers, Mothers, Obedience

Children, obey your parents in the Lord: for this is right. Honour thy father and mother; (which is the first commandment with promise;) That it may be well with thee, and thou mayest live long on the earth. And, ye fathers, provoke not your children to wrath: but bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord.


Washing Feet and Washing Stripes

Date: May 22nd, 1988  |  Scripture: John 13:1-7  |  Topics: Baptism, Bread, Communion, Conversion, Cup, Foot Washing, Humility, Last Supper, Ministry, Ordinances, Service

Now before the feast of the passover, when Jesus knew that his hour was come that he should depart out of this world unto the Father, having loved his own which were in the world, he loved them unto the end. And supper being ended, the devil having now put into the heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon’s son, to betray him; Jesus knowing that the Father had given all things into his hands, and that he was come from God, and went to God; He riseth from supper, and laid aside his garments; and took a towContinue Reading


The Open Door to Life

Date: May 22nd, 1988  |  Scripture: Revelation 3:8  |  Topics: America, Education, First Baptist Academy, School, Success

I know thy works: behold, I have set before thee an open door, and no man can shut it: for thou hast a little strength, and hast kept my word, and hast not denied my name.


The Gospel of Hope: The Good News

Date: May 29th, 1988  |  Scripture: 1 Corinthians 5:1  |  Topics: Death, Gospel, Judgment, Memorial Day, Victory

It is reported commonly that there is fornication among you, and such fornication as is not so much as named among the Gentiles, that one should have his father’s wife.


The Sublimity of Jesus

Date: June 5th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 13:3-10  |  Topics: Christ, Incarnation, New Birth, Sublimity, cleansing

Jesus knowing that the Father had given all things into his hands, and that he was come from God, and went to God; He riseth from supper, and laid aside his garments; and took a towel, and girded himself. After that he poureth water into a bason, and began to wash the disciples’ feet, and to wipe them with the towel wherewith he was girded. Then cometh he to Simon Peter: and Peter saith unto him, Lord, dost thou wash my feet? Jesus answered and said unto him, What I do thou knowest not now; butContinue Reading


The Servant Church

Date: June 12th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 13:4-17  |  Topics: Church, Humility, Servant, Service, care

He riseth from supper, and laid aside his garments; and took a towel, and girded himself. After that he poureth water into a bason, and began to wash the disciples’ feet, and to wipe them with the towel wherewith he was girded. Then cometh he to Simon Peter: and Peter saith unto him, Lord, dost thou wash my feet? Jesus answered and said unto him, What I do thou knowest not now; but thou shalt know hereafter. Peter saith unto him, Thou shalt never wash my feet. Jesus answered him, If I wash theeContinue Reading


The Curse of Liberalism (SBC)

Date: June 13th, 1988  |  Scripture:  |  Topics: Baptist, Conference, Humanism, Liberalism, SBC, Secularism, Witness

To my great sorrow, and yours, we have lost our nation to the liberal, and the secularist, and the humanist, which finally means to the atheist and the infidel. America used to be known as a Christian nation. It is no longer. America is a secular nation. Our forefathers who came on the Mayflower founded here a new republic, a new nation, and it was Christian. Our Baptist forefathers founded a state, and it was Christian. When I was a youth growing up, the name of God and the Christian faith wasContinue Reading


We Shall Understand By and By

Date: June 26th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 13:7  |  Topics: Death, God, Heaven, Sorrow, Understand

Jesus answered and said unto him, What I do thou knowest not now; but thou shalt know hereafter.


The Children of Old Man Adam

Date: June 29th, 1988  |  Scripture: Genesis 6:1-7  |  Topics: Corruption, Depravity, Fallen, Salvation, Savior, Sin

And it came to pass, when men began to multiply on the face of the earth, and daughters were born unto them, That the sons of God saw the daughters of men that they were fair; and they took them wives of all which they chose. And the LORD said, My spirit shall not always strive with man, for that he also is flesh: yet his days shall be an hundred and twenty years. There were giants in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bContinue Reading