Healer of My Soul

A sermon by David Hughes, Pastor, First Baptist Church, Winston-Salem, N.C. Psalm 23; Acts 9:36-43 I remember a time when I often grew impatient listening to older people discuss their bodily ailments. During visits to my grandparents it seemed like we spent 60% of...

The Acts of an Easter People: Faithful Healing

A sermon by Jim Somerville, Pastor, First Baptist Church, Richmond, Va. The Fourth Sunday of Easter Acts 9:36-43 In Joppa there was a disciple named Tabitha (in Greek her name is Dorcas); she was always doing good and helping the poor. About that time she became sick...

Life Giving Acts

A sermon delivered by Keith Herron, Pastor, Holmeswood Baptist Church, Kansas City, Mo., on April 25, 2010. Acts 9:36-45 Dorcas, or Tabitha, as she’s called in her Aramaic name (meaning, gazelle ), is called a disciple. Interestingly, no other woman throughout...