Posts made in January, 2008

And These All

Posted by on Jan 27, 2008

By Pastor Mike Withem First Baptist Church of Ranson, WV January 27, 2008 Sunday Morning “And These All”   Scripture Text: Hebrews 11:32-40 Introduction:   A.   Thus far in our study of Hebrews 11, we have looked at the faith of thirteen men and women. 1. First of all, we looked at Abel. (Vrs. 4) 2. Then we looked at Enoch. (Vrs. 5-6) 3. Then we looked at Noah. (Vrs. 7) 4. Then we looked at Abraham and Sarah. (Vrs. 8-19) 5. Then we looked at Isaac. (Vrs. 20) 6. Then we looked at Jacob. (Vrs. 21) 7. Then we looked at Joseph. (Vrs. 22) 8. Then we looked at Amram and Jochebed, Moses’ parents. (Vrs. 23) 9. Then we looked at Moses himself. (Vrs....

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The Walls Of Jericho

Posted by on Jan 20, 2008

By Pastor Mike Withem First Baptist Church of Ranson, WV January 20, 2008 Sunday Morning “The Walls Of Jericho”   Scripture Text: Hebrews 11:30-31 Introduction:   A.   The city of Jericho was a fortified city. 1. The wall around the city was a massive structure. 2. Some city walls of this period, we are told, were wide enough on top to drive two chariots side-by-side. 3. Jericho was a virtual fortress, and its walls were designed to withstand the strongest enemy attack. 4. By the standards of that day, the city of Jericho was virtually impregnable.   B.   Not only was Jericho a fortified city, but it also stood right in the path of Joshua and...

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By Faith Moses

Posted by on Jan 13, 2008

By Pastor Mike Withem First Baptist Church of Ranson, WV January 13, 2008 Sunday Morning “By Faith Moses”   Scripture Text: Hebrews 11:23-29   Introduction:   A.   The title of my message, this morning, is “By Faith Moses.” 1. However, before we look at the faith of Moses, we should really look at the faith of his parents. 2. In fact, our text makes mention of the faith of Moses’ parents. 3. Notice again Vrs. 23 of our text, “By faith Moses, when he was born, was hid three months of his parents, because they saw he was a proper child; and they were not afraid of the king’s commandment.” 4. You may remember that when Moses was...

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