Monthly Archives: March 2003


Malachi 3:13-4:3

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN MALACHI No. 11 Malachi 3:13-4:3 March 30, 2003 Review Last Lord’s Day evening we considered the text in some detail as we read it, so I needn’t repeat those comments. But last time we did not consider the primary theme or burden of this sixth and last […]


Malachi 3:13-4:3

Audio:   Download Audio Unfortunately, the audio for this item is only a fragment of the whole sermon. Download Text STUDIES IN MALACHI No. 10 Malachi 3:13-4:3 March 23, 2003 We come now to the sixth and last of the disputations that make up the prophecy of Malachi. v.14 We wonder, of course, what were […]


Malachi 3:6-12

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN MALACHI No. 9 Malachi 3:6-12 March 16, 2003 We come now to the fifth of Malachi’s six disputations. When I introduced the outline of this book I pointed out that there is a chiastic structure to the six disputations and that, as a result, disputation two is […]


The Impossibly High Stakes

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “The Impossibly High Stakes” 2 Corinthians 4:1-6 March 16, 2003 Rev. Dr. Robert S. Rayburn The section which is concluded with the verses we are about to read began at 2:14. There Paul began by acknowledging that a gospel ministry has, inevitably, a double effect. It is an aroma […]


Malachi 2:17-3:5

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN MALACHI No. 8 Malachi 2:17-3:5 March 9, 2003 Text Comment We have come to Malachi’s fourth disputation, the fourth of six. The failure of the people identified in this disputation is that of doubting the Lord’s justice. The Lord’s reply is a promise of a divine messenger […]


Fortunate Ministers

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text “Fortunate Ministers” 2 Corinthians 3:1-18 March 9, 2003 Rev. Dr. Robert S. Rayburn Now, we have a peculiar problem facing us in our text this morning. In my judgment, the burden of Paul’s remarks is quite simple and straightforward, but it is usually missed and another interpretation is placed […]


Malachi 2:10-16, Part 2

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN MALACHI No. 7 Malachi 2:10-16 March 2, 2003 Review We read last Lord’s Day evening the third of Malachi’s disputations and made comments on the text. In particular, we took note of the translation of v. 16 and suggested that a better rendering than that given in […]