Sermons from The GBS Ministry Library

How to be Entirely Sanctified

Scripture: 1 Thessalonians 5:23-24 I was preaching at a camp meeting recently where a teenage girl met me as I was walking to breakfast and said, “Dr. Brown, did you say you would be preaching on entire sanctification tonight?” “Yes,” I responded. “Oh,” she said. “I...

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Facing Temptation Part IV

Scripture: James 1:12-14 In our message “Facing Temptation (Part 3), published in the May issue of God’s Revivalist, we studied the last three steps in the temptation process and then began our study on “How To Combat Temptation Successfully.” Remember that Step One...

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Facing Temptation Part III

Scriptures: James 1:12-14 In part 2, we learned there are six steps in the temptation process. The first three are found in James 1:14: “But each one is tempted when he is drawn away by his own desires and enticed.” The temptation process begins with gaining your...

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Facing Temptation Part II

Scripture: James 1:12-14 In part 1, we learned that everyone without exception faces temptation. We also learned that if a person utilizes God’s grace, there is no reason for yielding to temptation. After listing ten truths everyone needs to know about temptation, we...

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Facing Temptation Part I

Scriptures: 1 Corinthians 10:13; James 1:12-15; Galatians 5:16; Romans 13:14; Mark 14:38. A reading of the above Scriptures reveals that everyone faces temptation; there are no exceptions. It further reveals that no one ever has to yield to temptation. However, if a...

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Did God Command Hosea to Marry a Harlot?

Scripture: Hosea 1:2 “The beginning of the word of the LORD by Hosea. And the LORD said to Hosea, Go, take unto thee a wife of whoredoms and children of whoredoms: for the land [Israel] hath committed great whoredom, departing from the LORD” These words seem to...

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Emmanuel “God With Us”

Scripture: Matthew 1:23 “Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us.”   “Long the road that lies before them, bleak the hills that distant rise, cold the...

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A Forgotten Commandment

Scripture: Matthew 28:16-20 Introduction J. Wesley Adcock once asked, “What is God going to do with all these holiness people who have not obeyed the scriptural command to be baptized?” Recently, while speaking at a large interdenominational group of Christians, I...

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Can Godly Parents Rear Godly Children? Part II

Scripture: Proverbs 22:6 “Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it” Synopsis of Part 1 Can you have assurance that your child will go to heaven, or is the decision to bring a child into the world a gamble with a...

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