Our Own Backyard

Jim Dant to First Baptist Church, Greenville, South Carolina. July 15, 2018, 10:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary Amos 2:6-3:2 New International Version (NIV) Judgment on Israel 6 This is what the Lord says: “For three sins of Israel,     even for four, I will not relent. They...

Sad Songs Say So Much

Jim Dant to First Baptist Church, Greenville, South Carolina. July 8, 2018, 10:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary Habakkuk 2:18-3:2 New International Version (NIV) 18 “Of what value is an idol carved by a craftsman?     Or an image that teaches lies? For the one who makes it...

Job Description of a Prophet

Jim Dant to First Baptist Church, Greenville, South Carolina. July 1, 2018, 10:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary. Hosea 4:1-6 King James Version (KJV) 4 Hear the word of the Lord, ye children of Israel: for the Lord hath a controversy with the inhabitants of the land, because...

The Day of the Locust

Matt Rollins to First Baptist Church, Greenville, South Carolina. June 24, 2018, 10:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary. Joel 2:23-32 New International Version (NIV) 23 Be glad, people of Zion,     rejoice in the Lord your God, for he has given you the autumn rains     because...

It’s All in the Tone of Your Voice

Jim Dant to First Baptist Church, Greenville, South Carolina. June 17, 2018, 10:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary. Zephaniah 1:1-7 New International Version (NIV) 1 The word of the Lord that came to Zephaniah son of Cushi, the son of Gedaliah, the son of Amariah, the son of...

The Fruit I Like Best, Need Most, Like Least

Jim Dant to First Baptist Church, Greenville, South Carolina. June 10, 2018, 10:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary. Genesis 1:11-12 New International Version (NIV) 11 Then God said, “Let the land produce vegetation: seed-bearing plants and trees on the land that bear fruit with...