[Student Sermons by Bethel Hendrix and an Unidentified Man]

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Isaac R. Clark Memorial Collection

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circa 1966

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Interdenominational Theological Center students Bethel B. Hendricks Jr. and an unidentified student deliver sermons titled “Confidence in Spite of Negative Predicaments” and “Standards for Working Right Under God” in Dr. Isaac. R. Clark homiletics class.

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00:00:07 Bethel B. Hendricks Jr. prays.

00:01:04 Introduces Daniel 3:16-18.

00:04:07 Introduces sermon: Confidence in Spite of Negative Predicaments.

00:11:01 Talks about why it is important to raise the question of confidence, because without it people will find themselves running scared.

00:15:38 Talks about remembering when he was on the run from the Law.

00:19:30 Talks about alternatives to be considered if one is to have confidence in spite of negative predicaments.

00:25:31 Talks about the value of needing to dissolve the insecure state.

00:34:02 Talks about final alternative to consider if one is to have confidence in spite of negative predicament.

00:35:59 Sermon ends.

00:36:43 Unidentified man prays, calling attention to the book of John.

00:38:47 Introduces John 14:1-6.

00:40:24 Introduces sermon: Standards for Working Right Under God.

00:43:55 Gives example of not being able to see the good end from bad mean.

00:49:11 Considers two standards in connection with working right under God: to have mental power, and how the world’s methods are not the church’s methods.

00:55:56 Prayer.

00:56:28 Audio ends.


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