A study of the cross on which our Saviour was crucified reveals more
than just a piece of wood on which He was nailed. He was made to suffer
and to bear many crosses before He came to the cross of Calvary. In the
first part of this short study we see that there were seven
distinct crosses wh..
In this series of sermons Elder Cockrell looks at six different Bible Characters.
Much truth can be gleaned from these different people: Thomas, the
doubter;John, the beloved disciple; Peter, an impulsive man; Judas, the
avaricious man; Stephen, the myrtyred deacon; Paul, the great apostle
Perhaps no one passage of Scripture has suffered more at the hands of
expositors than Matthew Chapter 24. Amillennialists generally insist
upon a figurative interpretation of the passage, or claim that almost
every event described transpired in AD 70.Postmillennialists
have a very serious pr..
The word “backsliding” occurs 16 times in the Old Testament and
“backslider” only once. The word literally means to go back or away
from. It is to turn the back to God. Of Israel God complained of old:
“And they have turned unto me the back, and not the face” (Jer. 32:33).
For a person to ba..
In this series of sermons Elder Cockrell looks at the many covenants
of the Bible. First Elder Cockrell deals with the Father's, Son's, and
Holy Spirit's part in the Covenant of Grace. Afterwards he deals with
the Edenic, Abamic, Noahic, Abrahamic, Mosaic, Davidic and Palestinian
The topic of death and the hereafter are of great concern to all
sensible and spiritual people. Die we all must, unless we be privileged
to be among those living saints who shall be translated when the Lord
returns. What is life like after death in the case of the righteous?
This book seeks ..
Does Christ have the ability to perpetuate His church? To contest
this is to deny the Deity of Christ. If He could not do what He wanted
to do, then He was not God. Since Jesus Christ is Divine and has all
power in Heaven and on earth, the continuity of His church is assured to
all Bible bel..
There are three predominate gardens in the Bible. The Garden of Eden,
The Garden of Gethsemane and the Garden of New Jerusalem. In this book
Elder Cockrell takes a look at each one and offers us
many spiritual gleanings, including how the plan of salvation can be
seen through each.Author: Mi..
In this book the writer has as his grand object the presentation of
truth concerning the local church bride of Christ. Nevertheless, this is
almost an impossible task, for many who read this book have been taught
against the truth and told it is worst of all heresies. If there is
Throughout all Christendom people speak of the blessings of belief in
the universal, invisible church theory. Most of these are imaginary.
Really there is neither a need nor a place for such a church. Belief in
this theory has resulted in great disobedience to Christ and untold harm
to true ..
Gospels make it clear that John was the first New Testament Baptist. He
was not John the Mormon or John the Methodist. He was not John the
Catholic or John the Campbellite. Rather, he was John the Baptist. God
was the first one to call John “the Baptist” (Matt. 3:1), and this makes