Author Archives : Rev. Dr. Robert S. Rayburn

God’s Faithfulness and Ours, Gen 41:41-57

Download audio Genesis 41:41-57 Download sermon Text Comment v.42     So many things in this particular narrative – for example, the details of life and government service in Egypt in those days — have been confirmed by archeological research. The title “Royal Seal-Bearer” was well known in the Egyptian bureaucracy. Similarly linen is known to have […]

Living in the Truth Gen 39:21-40:23

Download audio Genesis 39:21-40:23 Download sermon v.23     The Lord was with Joseph, not to protect him from distress but in the midst of his distress. You will notice how closely the language here parallels that of 39:2-6. That similarity emphasizes that, despite all appearances, God was on Joseph’s side as much in the prison as […]


Download audio 1 Corinthians 11:27-30 Download sermon I began this short series of subject sermons last Lord’s Day evening explaining that I wanted to prepare us for the possibility that our new minister might not agree with me or with you in every particular. Through 40 years of a single ministry a congregation gets used […]