[Student Sermon by Robert Howell]


Robert Howell

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Isaac R. Clark Memorial Collection

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circa 1966

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Robert Howell delivers two sermons titled “Elements of Our Divine Call” and “The Reality of Genuine Service” in Dr. Isaac R. Clark’s homiletics class at the Interdenominational Theological Center.

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00:00:08 Audio begins with Robert Howell praying.

00:01:54 Introduces first Corinthians 12:4-11.

00:05:47 Introduces sermon: Elements of Our Divine Call.

00:13:50 Talks about how the problem generates immediate attention and one’s complete ignorance of divine duty as people of God.

00:18:45 Illustrates the need to get a grip on the holy presence by directing attention on the confusion that occurs when faced by an external disturbance when worshiping God.

00:24:31 Talks about edifying one another through cooperative instruction as evidence of God’s presence in one’s life.

00:26:39 Sermon ends.

00:27:05 Prayer.

00:28:18 Introduces John 13:3-11.

00:32:33 Introduces sermon: The Reality of Genuine Service.

00:40:01 Talks about the difference of service among unequal people.

00:46:44 Talks about choosing a solution.

00:52:06 Sermon ends.


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