Paper Pulpit

...had its beginning May 9, 2008, when the first weekly article appeared in the Fort Worth Star Telegram. Alvin Jennings is writer of the sermons except for occasional selections from others. It is supported by contributions from individual Christians, churches of Christ and donations received from rebinding old Bibles.

The Bible is the only book that is a safe and sure guide on any and all subjects "pertaining to life and godliness" (2 Peter 1:3). This site is only intended as an incentive to the reader to "search the Scriptures to see whether these things are so" (see Acts 17:11).

For any good you may derive from our humble efforts in editing, writing and publishing this site, we shall be thankful and shall ascribe unto God all "the glory in the church and in Christ Jesus unto all generations" (Ephesians 3:21).


Sept. 19, 2016 Emergency HEB Staff 1600 Hospital Parkway, Bedford Dear Dr. Duffy and all: It was my good fortune to have your services on September 17th after having suffered a fall. It may not be normal or expected that you receive any word of … [Read more...]

Jesus Christ Super Star

In this age the truth of God is taken lightly with many even denying His existence (Gen 1). God Himself must be angered by the wicked portrayal of Jesus Christ in this Rock Opera. This musical is popular, but also blasphemous (“impious utterance or … [Read more...]


Moses said the 80th milestone marks the end of man's normal earthly pilgrimage (Ps 90:10). Then begins the ONE long day of eternity (2 Pet 3:8). Before the flood, men lived to great ages - often over 900 years. The average age in Genesis 5 was 857 … [Read more...]


1. God’s plan to save man from his sins consists of Faith, Repentance, Confession and Baptism (Read Mk 16:16:16; Acts 2:38; Acts 8:37. [ ] T [ ] F 2. The last and great commission of Jesus Christ as recorded in Mark 16:15-16 is: “Go … [Read more...]


All children are born sinless (Ez 18:19-20). They do not and cannot inherit sin from anyone else. It is the soul that actually sins who is separated from God - called spiritual death. Jesus confirmed a child’s innocence when He called for little … [Read more...]