Lord's Day Information

August 9, 2020

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Summer Sunday School at 9:00 AM

Our Great Salvation

Morning Service at 10:30 AM

Through the month of August, I'll be preaching various passages while I prepare for the Book of Exodus which we'll begin in September.

Title: Facing the World as a Christian

Text: John 16:33

Outline:Two Truths to Keep in Mind in order to have Peace in this Dark World

1) Tribulation

2) Triumph

Questions for reflection and Wednesday night groups

1) How does it give us peace to know that in this world we will have tribulation?

2) What are some ways in which we seek to find peace in this world?

3) What are some of the reasons to find peace in Jesus?

4) How is Satan the ruler of this world?

5) How did Christ overcome this world? How is this related to him as the Last Adam?


Afternoon Service at 4:00 PM

Sermon: Orthodox Catechism Question 72 


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August 2, 2020

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Summer Sunday School at 9:00 AM

Our Great Salvation

Morning Service at 10:30 AM

Title: Spiritual Battle - Part III

Text: Ephesians 6:18-24

Outline (the overall outline for Ephesians 6:10-24 from previous weeks):

Four Necessities for standing against our spiritual enemies

1) Power (v. 10) (two weeks ago)

2) Protections (vv. 11-17) (two weeks ago and last week)

3) Prayer (v. 18) (this Sunday)

4) Partnership (vv. 19-24) (this Sunday)

Questions for reflection and E Group Discussion

1) Where was the gospel in this sermon?

2) What are some ways that Satan and his demonic realm attack?

3) What were your thoughts about prayer previously and how have they changed after studying this passage?

4) What is the difference between a Christian who is called into full-time gospel ministry and a Christian who is called into a common vocation?

5) What is the importance of the benediction/blessing at the end of the service? 

Afternoon Service at 4:00 PM

Sermon: Orthodox Catechism Questions 70-71

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July 26, 2020

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Summer Sunday School at 9:00 AM

Our Great Salvation

Morning Service at 10:30 AM

Sermon Title: Spiritual Battle - Part II - Link to Sermon

Sermon Text: Ephesians 6:14-17

Sermon Outline (continued from last week):

Four Necessities for standing against our spiritual enemies

1) Power (v. 10) (last week)

2) Protections (vv. 11-17) (last week and this week)

3) Prayer (v. 18) (next week)

4) Partnership (vv. 19-24) (next week)

Questions for reflection and to discuss at weekly small groups on Wednesday

1) Where was the gospel in this message?

2) What have been your thoughts about spiritual battle in the past and how has it changed over the course of this study?

3) What is the breastplate of righteousness and what does it protect against?

4) How is the gospel of peace the shoes that make our feet ready? Does this mean that the Law does not matter? Why or why not?

5) What is the importance of the whole church, particularly the gathered church, in spiritual battle?

Afternoon Service at 4:00 PM

Sermon: Orthodox Catechism Questions 68-69 - Link to Sermon

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July 19, 2020

Summer Sunday School at 9:00 AM

Our Great Salvation

  • July 19 - Justification
  • July 26 - Justification
  • Aug 2 - Reconciliation/Adoption
  • Aug 9 - Regeneration
  • Aug 16 - Sanctification
  • Aug 23 - Sanctification
  • Aug 30 - Glorification


Morning Service at 10:30 AM

Title: Spiritual Battle - Part I

Text: Ephesians 6:10-13

Outline (this is for all three parts of the series on spiritual battle): 

Four Necessities for standing against our spiritual enemies:

1) Power (v. 10) (July 19th)

2) Protection (vv. 11-17) (partially on July 19th and completing on July 26th)

3) Prayer (v. 18) (August 2nd)

4) Partnership (vv. 19-24) (August 2nd)

Questions for E Groups

1) Where was the gospel in this sermon?

2) What is spiritual battle?

3) What are we standing against and why will mere politics or taking up arms ultimately work?

4) In what ways do Satan and the cosmic spiritual realm of darkness attack?

5) How does Satan tempt us towards self-righteousness?


Afternoon Service at 4:00 PM

Orthodox Catechism Question 68 - "What is Baptism?" with baptisms at the end of the service.

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July 12, 2020

Summer Sunday School at 9:00 AM

Our Great Salvation

  • July 12 - Justification
  • July 19 - Justification
  • July 26 - Justification
  • Aug 2 - Reconciliation/Adoption
  • Aug 9 - Regeneration
  • Aug 16 - Sanctification
  • Aug 23 - Sanctification
  • Aug 30 - Glorification


Morning Service at 10:30 AM

Title:New Creation Conduct in the Family - Part IV 

Text: Ephesians 6:5-9

Outline: Two Positions that need to be viewed through our identity in Christ

1) Slaves/Employees

  • Manner
  • Motivations

2) Masters/Employers

  • Manner
  • Motivations

Questions:

1) Where was the gospel in this sermon?

2) Why did Paul not outright condemn slavery?

3) Why do we want to be people-pleasers?

4) How does the gospel deliver us from people-pleasing?

5) How does the gospel/gospel identity help us work and live honorably in our jobs?

Afternoon Service at 4:00 PM

Sermon: Orthodox Catechism Questions 64-67

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