Buying--Selling--Heavenly Merchandising

One of 15 works in the series: Miscellaneous Sermon Charts Collection available on this site.

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A bed sheet with text and/or artwork used as a visual aid to a preacher's sermon. This particular chart accompanied a sermon dealing with the Christian walk and the various things in life that get in the way with our personal relationship with God. Many examples are given from both the Old Testament and the New Testament of individuals who 'sold out' and those who remained faithful. "Men Sell out for job, office, money, pleasures, popularity, prejudice, pride, temper, passion, fashion, drink, envy, hate, flesh, world, sin of all kind." "Some never sold out as Noah, Abraham, Moses, Joseph, Job, ...

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1 art original : Cotton with hemmed and/or pinked edges to prevent fraying ;

Creation Information

Villines, Frank (1899-1979) [1940..1970].

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This artwork is part of the collection entitled: Abilene Christian University Sermon Charts and one other and was provided by Abilene Christian University Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 51 times . More information about this work can be viewed below.

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Abilene Christian University Library

The Abilene Christian University Library collections include the Prickly Pear yearbooks from 1916-2007, and and includes photos and information about the university, students, professors, sports, and organizations.

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A bed sheet with text and/or artwork used as a visual aid to a preacher's sermon. This particular chart accompanied a sermon dealing with the Christian walk and the various things in life that get in the way with our personal relationship with God. Many examples are given from both the Old Testament and the New Testament of individuals who 'sold out' and those who remained faithful. "Men Sell out for job, office, money, pleasures, popularity, prejudice, pride, temper, passion, fashion, drink, envy, hate, flesh, world, sin of all kind." "Some never sold out as Noah, Abraham, Moses, Joseph, Job, Daniel, Paul, Jesus. What is your price? Some things must not be sold. Some not to be bought." "Whatever your excuse---Anything you allow to stand between you and your duty to God is the price tag of your soul."

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1 art original : Cotton with hemmed and/or pinked edges to prevent fraying ;

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Abilene Christian University Sermon Charts

Abilene Christian University presents its collection of 78 sermon charts, bed sheets hand painted with text and/or artwork used as a visual aid to a preacher's sermon. This collection dates from the 1900's to the 1970's.

Abilene Library Consortium

The Abilene Library Consortium (ALC) is a regional nonprofit organization in Abilene, Texas, that provides support and resources to libraries, museums, and information organizations. The ALC collection features thousands of photos, print materials, maps, newspapers, and much more.

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  • [1940..1970]

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  • Oct. 29, 2013, 6:48 a.m.

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  • Nov. 12, 2013, 1:28 p.m.

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Villines, Frank (1899-1979). Buying--Selling--Heavenly Merchandising, artwork, [1940..1970]; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth347083/: accessed September 30, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Abilene Christian University Library.