"And the evil spirit answered and said, Jesus I know, and Paul I know; but who are ye?" Acts 19:15.
This powerful sermon was preached at historic Thirteenth Street Baptist Church, Ashland KY, Henry Mahan, Pastor. The year was approximately 1963. We get this date from the fact our preacher refers to "Henry Mahan age 37." And we know that Pastor Mahan was born in 1926!
Notice at the beginning, Evangelist Barnard sang a song, "He Lifted Me Out," at Pastor Mahan's request.
And God has used this message for His glory, and to awaken believers to their great privileges as well as solemn responsibilities. (It is only fair to state that our Evangelist got the central idea of this sermon from an article by Leonard Ravenhill, a man of God much admired by those who desire to walk closely with God in a degenerate age.)
May this sermon challenge your heart (and ours) to a true New Testament outreach with the Gospel of God's Sovereign Grace in Christ our Lord!
Rolfe Barnard (1904-1969) was evidently a prophet from God for the 20th Century. With a profound sense of the absolute sovereignty and glory of Jesus Christ, he was able to preach a message that produced conviction of sin. He maintained through all his ministry what he himself...