Easter: When Grief Meets Hope

A sermon delivered by Robert Browning, Pastor, First Baptist Church, Frankfort, Ky., on April 8, 2012. John 20:1-18 I wonder if Mary went to bed that Saturday night. If she did, I am confident she slept little, if any. It is hard to rest when your heart is broken. It...

Don’t Cry Past Saturday

A sermon delivered by David Hughes, Pastor, First Baptist Church, Winston-Salem, Nc., on April 1, 2012. Mark 11:1-11; 14:32-42, 66-72; 15:33-39 How comfortable are you with passion?  I don’t just mean sexual passion.  I’m talking about strong emotion of any kind.  For...

Blessed Are Those Who Mourn

A sermon delivered by Randy Hyde, Pastor , Pulaski Heights Baptist Church, Little Rock, Ark., on November 6, 2011               Psalm 70:1-5; 1 Thessalonians 4:13-18 My friend John Killinger writes of a particularly difficult time in his life. Spanning six years, it...

Tears of Sorrow; Seeds of Hope

A sermon delivered by, Robert Browning, Pastor, Smoke Rise Baptist Church, Stone Mountain, Ga., on September 11, 2011. Isaiah 1:16-20 Where were you when you heard the news of the Attack on America? I was away from Atlanta preaching a revival and had gone for a...

Easter: When Grief Meets Hope

A sermon delivered by Robert Browning, Pastor, Smoke Rise Baptist Church, Stone Mountain, Ga., on April 24, 2011. John 20:1-18 What does the Easter story have to say to broken hearts? We must remember the first Easter did not begin with a celebration, but in sorrow...