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SEBTS Graduation – John 3:16

Scripture Reference - John 3:16

On December 13, 2013, Dr. Akin shared the following charge to the graduates and their friends and families during the fall commencement ceremony at Southeastern Seminary.


Twelve Great Truths about the Doctrine of Justification, part 2

Scripture Reference - Romans 3:21-31

Dr. Akin preached this message in SEBTS chapel on Tuesday October 29, 2013. It is the second of a two part series on the doctrine of justification from Romans 3. The first sermon can be seen here.


Twelve Great Truths about the Doctrine of Justification, part 1

Scripture Reference - Romans 3:21-31

Dr. Akin preached part 1 of a 2-part series in Southeastern’s chapel on September 19, 2013. Part two of this expositional and theological study will be on October 15, 2013.


God’s Unlikely Champion (The Shepherd Boy Who Made His Name Famous in All the Earth)

Scripture Reference - 1 Samuel 17:1-58

Dr. Akin preached his first chapel message of the 2013-2014 school year from 1 Samuel 17. Seeking to go beyond the self-help moralism that often accompanies the beloved story of David and Goliath, Dr. Akin shows how God uses David to preserve his people, bring glory to his name, and pave the way for the greater David, Jesus, who would come later.

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Jesus: The Prophet Who Is Like and Greater Than Moses

Scripture Reference - Deuteronomy 18:15-22

Read below as Dr. Akin proclaims Jesus from the Pentateuch in relation to the prophet Moses.

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Let God Be True and Every Man A Liar: A Mandate for Global Evangelization

Scripture Reference - 1 John 1:5-2:2

Listen as Dr. Akin kicks off the spring semester at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary with this message to students and faculty from 1 John.

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A Life Like No Other: Jesus the Incarnate Word

Scripture Reference - 1 John 1:1-4

A sermon preached by Dr. Akin in Southeastern Seminary’s chapel on December 4, 2012.

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SEBTS: What Will Our Reputation Be?

Scripture Reference - 3 John

Dr. Akin preaches from 3 John during SEBTS chapel and shares his vision that Southeastern Seminary will be known for its love for Jesus and passion for the Great Commission.

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Precious in the Sight of the Lord is the Death of His Saints: Harriet Newell

Scripture Reference - Psalm116

Dr. Akin preaches in chapel at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, wedding the text of Psalm 116 with the amazing yet brief life of missionary Harriet Newell.

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God’s Chariot of Fire: The Life of Missionary Eric Liddell and the Race He Ran

Scripture Reference - Hebrews 12:1-3

Dr. Akin preaches in chapel at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, wedding the text of Hebrews 12:1-3 with the life and ministry of missionary Eric Liddell.

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