SEBTS Chapel - John Terrill Wayland December 8, 1970

  • John Terrill Wayland was Professor of Christian Education at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. The service begins with a poem (0:00-0:28). After which, a portion of Matthew 2 is read (0:29-2:46). A prayer is then offered (2:47-4:28). Wayland speaks on the importance of not missing Christmas. Wayland begins with an introduction concerning Christmas (4:29-6:21). He continues by explaining how many people missed the first Christmas found in Matthew 2 (6:22-10:40). In contrast, he explains that the simple and wise did not miss the first Christmas (10:41-11:42). He demonstrates that the Shepherds and Wisemen did not miss Christmas because they were seeking Christ (11:43-12:57). In addition, they worshipped Christ when they found Him (12:58-14:17). He continues by discussing how the Wisemen provided gifts for Christ (14:18-16:31). He concludes by challenging his audience to not miss Christmas (16:32-17:16). He closes in prayer (17:17-18:05).
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  • April 11, 2022
  • SEBTS_Chapel_John_Terrill_Wayland_1970-12-08
Date Created
  • December 8, 1970
  • Wake Forest (N.C.)
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    SEBTS Chapel and Special Event Recordings, SEBTS Chapel and Special Event Recordings - 1970s, Archives and Special Collections, Library at Southeastern, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Wake Forest, NC.