Sermon Year: 1988

With Joy Abounding

Date: October 16th, 1988  |  Scripture: Genesis 4:3-5  |  Topics: Family, Joy, Money, Offerings, Tithe

And in process of time it came to pass, that Cain brought of the fruit of the ground an offering unto the LORD. And Abel, he also brought of the firstlings of his flock and of the fat thereof. And the LORD had respect unto Abel and to his offering: But unto Cain and to his offering he had not respect. And Cain was very wroth, and his countenance fell.


Rejoice in Giving Tithe

Date: October 16th, 1988  |  Scripture: 2 Corinthians 8:2  |  Topics: Family, Joy, Money, Offerings, Tithe

How that in a great trial of affliction the abundance of their joy and their deep poverty abounded unto the riches of their liberality.


Melchizedek: Type of Christ

Date: October 19th, 1988  |  Scripture: Genesis 14:8-20  |  Topics: Abraham, Christ, High Priest, King, Melchizedek, Priesthood of Christ, Priests

And there went out the king of Sodom, and the king of Gomorrah, and the king of Admah, and the king of Zeboiim, and the king of Bela (the same is Zoar;) and they joined battle with them in the vale of Siddim; With Chedorlaomer the king of Elam, and with Tidal king of nations, and Amraphel king of Shinar, and Arioch king of Ellasar; four kings with five. And the vale of Siddim was full of slimepits; and the kings of Sodom and Gomorrah fled, and fell there; and they that remained fled to the mountContinue Reading


The Pleading of the Holy Spirit

Date: October 23rd, 1988  |  Scripture: John 16:7-11  |  Topics: Forgiveness, Holy Spirit, Pneumatology, Sin

Nevertheless I tell you the truth; It is expedient for you that I go away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him unto you. And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment: Of sin, because they believe not on me; Of righteousness, because I go to my Father, and ye see me no more; Of judgment, because the prince of this world is judged.


The Pleading of the Holy Spirit

Date: October 23rd, 1988  |  Scripture: John 16:7-11  |  Topics: Forgiveness, Holy Spirit, Pneumatology, Sin

Nevertheless I tell you the truth; It is expedient for you that I go away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him unto you. And when he is come, he will reprove the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment: Of sin, because they believe not on me; Of righteousness, because I go to my Father, and ye see me no more; Of judgment, because the prince of this world is judged.


The Smoking Furnace

Date: October 26th, 1988  |  Scripture: Genesis 15:1-18  |  Topics: Covenant, Faith, Grace, Promises, Sacrifice

After these things the word of the LORD came unto Abram in a vision, saying, Fear not, Abram: I am thy shield, and thy exceeding great reward. And Abram said, Lord GOD, what wilt thou give me, seeing I go childless, and the steward of my house is this Eliezer of Damascus? And Abram said, Behold, to me thou hast given no seed: and, lo, one born in my house is mine heir. And, behold, the word of the LORD came unto him, saying, This shall not be thine heir; but he that shall come forth out of thineContinue Reading


Progressive Revelation

Date: October 30th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 16:12  |  Topics: Dispensations, Grace, Knowledge, Law, Revelation

I have yet many things to say unto you, but ye cannot bear them now.


Death Struggle of Arab and Jew

Date: November 2nd, 1988  |  Scripture: Genesis 16:10-12  |  Topics: Arab and Jew, Ben Gurion, Isaac, Ishmael, Israel, Koran, Mohammed, Six Day War

And the angel of the LORD said unto her, I will multiply thy seed exceedingly, that it shall not be numbered for multitude. And the angel of the LORD said unto her, Behold, thou art with child, and shalt bear a son, and shalt call his name Ishmael; because the LORD hath heard thy affliction. And he will be a wild man; his hand will be against every man, and every man’s hand against him; and he shall dwell in the presence of all his brethren.


Our Dependence on Christ

Date: November 6th, 1988  |  Scripture: John 15:5  |  Topics: Christ, Dependence, Faith, Service, Union

I am the vine, ye are the branches: He that abideth in me, and I in him, the same bringeth forth much fruit: for without me ye can do nothing.


Hagar and Ishmael

Date: November 9th, 1988  |  Scripture: Genesis 16-21  |  Topics: Arab, Grace, Hagar, Ishmael, Islam, Jew, works

Now Sarai Abram’s wife bare him no children: and she had an handmaid, an Egyptian, whose name was Hagar. And Sarai said unto Abram, Behold now, the LORD hath restrained me from bearing: I pray thee, go in unto my maid; it may be that I may obtain children by her. And Abram hearkened to the voice of Sarai. And Sarai Abram’s wife took Hagar her maid the Egyptian, after Abram had dwelt ten years in the land of Canaan, and gave her to her husband Abram to be his wife. And he went in unto Hagar, andContinue Reading