Posts made in January, 2005

Whomsoever They Desired

Posted by on Jan 16, 2005

First Baptist Church Of Ranson, WV January 16, 2005 Sunday Morning “Whomsoever They Desired” Scripture Reading: Mark 15:1-15 Scripture Text: Mark 15:1-15 Introduction:   A.   Pilate has been called by some, “The Most Uncomfortable Man In Jerusalem.” 1. That was almost certainly true when he was faced with the decision of what to do with Jesus. 2. Why do I say that? 3. Because he was, as we would say, between a rock and a hard place. (Amen?) 4. On the one hand, he had the Jews who were pressuring him to put Jesus to death. 5. Look again at Vrs. 12-13 of our text, “And Pilate answered and said again unto them, What will ye then that I shall do unto...

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The Cock Crew

Posted by on Jan 9, 2005

First Baptist Church of Ranson, WV January 9, 2005 Sunday Morning   “The Cock Crew” Scripture Reading: Mark 14:66-72 Scripture Text:     Mark 14:66-72   Introduction:   A.   Let me ask you a question. 1.    Have you ever failed the Lord? 2.    Have you ever… –let the Lord down? –disappointed Him? –broke His heart? 3.    Have you ever, how can I put it, really blew it with the Lord?   B.   I’m sure that if we will be honest this evening, all of us will have to answer, “Yes”. 1.    We may not have blew it the way Peter did. 2.    We may not have verbally denied the Lord the...

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