Title

[Student Sermons by Lewis Sharpless]

Authors

Lewis Sharpless

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Collection

Isaac R. Clark Memorial Collection

Document Type

Audio

Date Information

circa 1968

Playing Time

00:41:49

Abstract

Interdenominational Theological Center student Lewis Sharpless delivers sermons titled “Personal Faith or Formal Religion”, “Winning Over Temptation”, and “Spiritual Nourishment Through Service” in Dr. Isaac R. Clark’s homiletics class.

File Name

auc.117.b31t24.00000000.aud0173

Comments

00:00:10 Audio begins with introduction of Matthew 23:1-4.

00:01:27 Introduces sermon: Personal Faith or Formal Religion.

00:04:40 Talks about how to in gain a personal faith and personal knowledge of Christ.

00:10:25 Talks about eternal consequences of future in the ministry.

00:11:08 Prayer.

00:11:21 Sermon ends.

00:11:34 Prayer.

00:11:54 Introduces Luke 4:1-13.

00:14:13 Introduces sermon: Winning Over Temptation.

00:16:49 Gives three examples to do in relation to winning over temptation.

00:23:58 Talks about evaluating weak points and being honest.

00:25:17 Sermon ends.

00:25:29 Introduces John 4:31-37.

00:27:37 Introduces sermon: Spiritual Nourishment Through Service.

00:31:50 Talks about ministries becoming failures in the sight of God and others.

00:32:10 Talks about the three things that must be understood in relation to gaining spiritual nourishment through service.

00:37:54 Talks about how God sends people to serve others.

00:41:24 Prayer.

00:41:49 Audio ends.

Acknowledgements

The Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library acknowledges the generous support of the National Endowment for Humanities - Humanities Collections and Reference Resources Implementation Project Grant in supporting the processing and digitization of a number of its major archival collections as part of the project: Spreading the Word: Expanding Access to African American Religious Archival Collections at the Atlanta University Center Robert W. Woodruff Library.

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