Holy, Holy, Holy Is the Lord of Hosts
Jan 1, 1984Revival happens when we see God majestic in holiness, and when we see ourselves disobedient dust.
Going Hard After the Holy God
Jan 8, 1984Why do we have to pursue God, and how should it be done?
Helping Each Other Endure to the End
Jan 15, 1984The means by which God intends to guard us for salvation is Christian community.
The Holy Spirit: He Is God!
Feb 5, 1984There is only one power that can break the spell of Satan, waken the armies of the Lord, and rout the god of this age—the power of the Holy Spirit.
Creation, Fall, Redemption, and the Holy Spirit
Feb 12, 1984If I'm so depraved that I can't do anything good, what do you expect me to do?
How Believers Experienced the Spirit Before Pentecost
Feb 19, 1984We need to know the experiences of Old Testament saints in order to understand the immensity of our privilege in these last days.
A Precious Promise: The Outpouring of God’s Spirit
Mar 4, 1984If you long for the touch of God's Spirit on your life, give yourself daily to the reading of his Word.
Christ Conceived by the Holy Spirit
Mar 11, 1984The Holy Spirit may be shy, but he is also omnipotent.
Christ in Combat: Defense by the Spirit
Mar 18, 1984Satan might do anything to prevent you from suffering.
Beyond Forgiveness: Blasphemy Against the Spirit
Apr 1, 1984None of us knows when our toying with sin will pass over into irrevocable hardness of heart. Very few people feel how serious sin is.
God Seeks People to Worship Him in Spirit and Truth
Apr 8, 1984Worship must have heart and worship must have head.
The Spirit Is upon Him Gentle for Now
Apr 15, 1984Jesus did not come to snuff out your struggling flicker but to fan it carefully into a torch for his glory.
Into Thy Hands I Commit My Spirit
Apr 20, 1984A Good Friday Meditation What can we learn from Jesus about how to die?
The Spirit Will Give Life to Your Mortal Bodies
Apr 22, 1984If the Spirit of God indwells you, God is going to raise you from the dead at Christ's second coming and give new life to your mortal bodies.
Sealed by the Spirit to the Day of Redemption
May 6, 1984God's great desire for his people is that we feel secure in his love and in his power.
How the Spirit Sanctifies
May 13, 1984Sanctification is obeying the Commander-in-Chief. Sanctification is a wartime word.
How the Spirit Helps Us Understand
May 20, 1984The first and most fundamental work of God's Spirit in the life of the natural man is to shatter pride.
The Spirit Wants the World for Christ
Jun 3, 1984The Spirit wants the world for Christ, but the goal is not yet reached.
The Holy Spirit Will Help You Die
Jun 10, 1984In their hour of greatest trial God gives his children courage and faith.
Ruth: Sweet and Bitter Providence
Jul 1, 1984When it seems that God is farthest from you or has turned against you, he is actually laying foundations for your greater happiness.
Ruth: Under the Wings of God
Jul 8, 1984God will reward Ruth because she has sought refuge under his wings.
Ruth: Strategic Righteousness
Jul 15, 1984Hopelessness makes us think we need to have illicit pleasures to be happy. But hope gives us a thrilling impulse to do good.
Do Not Be Anxious About Your Life
Sep 2, 1984Because our Father is a gracious king, we have no reason for anxiety or worry.
Camaraderie in the Fight of Faith
Sep 9, 1984All Christians must lay hold on eternal life by fighting the good fight of faith.
“I Am Who I Am”
Sep 16, 1984Contained in the name Yahweh is the first and most important truth about God: He exists.
Let the Children Come to Me
Sunday Evening Message
Sep 17, 1984Disciples of Jesus should remove all hindrances that keep children from coming to Jesus.
I Will Be Gracious to Whom I Will Be Gracious
Sep 23, 1984God’s choice to show mercy to some and not others originates in the mystery of his own sovereign will, not in the will of his creatures.
The Lord, a God Merciful and Gracious
Oct 7, 1984God's self-sufficiency and sovereign freedom are the very sources from which his mighty mercy overflows.
I Am Alpha and Omega
Oct 14, 1984At the end of every road is God. You will meet him as light and life or as fire and torment.
The Lofty One Whose Name Is Holy
Oct 21, 1984The lofty One whose name is Holy dwells with crushed and humble saints.
Is God for Us or for Himself?
Oct 23, 1984I would like to try to persuade you that the chief end of God is to glorify God and enjoy himself forever. Or to put it another way the chief end of God is to enjoy glorifying himself. The reason…
The Lord Whose Name Is Jealous
Oct 28, 1984God responds with terrible wrath against those whose hearts should belong to him but go after other things.
Hallowed Be Thy Name: In All the Earth
Nov 4, 1984In the Lord's prayer, Jesus teaches that the first priority in praying is to ask that our heavenly Father's name be hallowed.
Until It Is Fulfilled in the Kingdom of God
Nov 11, 1984Jesus the Passover Lamb was slain to ransom people from every tribe and tongue and nation.
The Relationship Between Diversified Domestic Ministries and Frontier Missions
Nov 18, 1984The ultimate goal of the church is to reflect and display the glory and worth of God. Missions is a means, not an end.
Satan Takes the Word Away
Dec 2, 1984Without the Word of God abiding and taking root in our heart we cannot bear fruit, be disciples, or inherit eternal life.
Preaching Practical Holiness
Dec 4, 1984Finally, brethren, we beseech and exhort you in the Lord Jesus, that as you learned from us how you ought to live and to please God, just as you are doing, you do so more and more. For you know…
Satan Uses Sexual Desire
Dec 9, 1984When you battle with sexual temptation, you battle against Satan.
Satan Seeks a Gap Called Grudge
Dec 16, 1984The only way to get victory over anger is to put off the old nature and put on the new.
The Son of God Appeared to Destroy the Works of the Devil
Dec 23, 1984The reason there is a Christmas is because God aims to destroy something.
The Good End of Godly Regret
Dec 30, 1984Regret can be good if it produces repentance and leads to salvation.