The Lord's Day Morning August 23, 2009
1 Kings 19; 2 Kings 2:1-14
“Elijah: Every Dream Lost. Every Dream Fulfilled.”
Dr. J. Ligon Duncan III
The Anthem: - “He that shall endure to the end.” (Elijah) …..Mendelssohn
Amen. You have no idea how true those words are or how applicable they are to the life of Elijah and to the message we are going to consider this...
The last time I was at First Presbyterian Jackson - I was in the sanctuary of First Presbyterian Church Jackson, Mississippi was in September of 1975! And I promise to be back in thirty-nine and a half years for another visit! And I know that I’m probably belaboring the obvious but this place looks a lot different. Did something happen between 1975? I remember it pretty well but...
If you would turn with me in your Bibles to 2 Kings chapter 11; it’s found on page 317 in your pew Bibles. One of the songs we’ve sung over the last few days and weeks, “O Little Town of Bethlehem,” you know the first line, “O little town of Bethlehem, how still we see thee lie.” That couldn’t be true, could it? We know what...