The LORD’s Day and Christian Witness

‘Observe the Sabbath day, to keep it holy, as the LORD your God commanded you.  Six days you shall labor and do all your work,  but the seventh day is a Sabbath to the LORD your God. Deu 5:12-14a A church united in its observance of the Lord’s Day will also weekly demonstrate the unityContinue reading “The LORD’s Day and Christian Witness”

The LORD’s Day: A Sanctified Day

Thus the heavens and the earth were finished, and all the host of them. And on the seventh day God finished his work that he had done, and he rested on the seventh day from all his work that he had done. So God blessed the seventh day and made it holy, because on itContinue reading “The LORD’s Day: A Sanctified Day”

The LORD’s Day: Blessed are the Ones He Brought Near

Blessed is the one you choose and bring near, to dwell in your courts! We shall be satisfied with the goodness of your house, the holiness of your temple! By awesome deeds you answer us with righteousness, O God of our salvation, the hope of all the ends of the earth and of the farthestContinue reading “The LORD’s Day: Blessed are the Ones He Brought Near”

The LORD’s Day and the LORD’s Supper

“How lovely is your dwelling place, O Lord of hosts! My soul longs, yes, faints for the courts of the Lord; my heart and flesh sing for joy to the living God.” Psalm 84:1-2 The Baptist Catechism, Question #102What is the Lord’s supper?The Lord’s supper is an ordinance of the New Testament, instituted by JesusContinue reading “The LORD’s Day and the LORD’s Supper”

The LORD’s Day: His Ways

“If you turn back your foot from the Sabbath, from doing your pleasure on my holy day, and call the Sabbath a delight and the holy day of the LORD honorable; if you honor it, not going your own ways, or seeking your own pleasure, or talking idly; then you shall take delight in theContinue reading “The LORD’s Day: His Ways”

The LORD’s Day Must Be Sanctified

The Baptist Catechism, Question #65 How is the Sabbath to be sanctified? The Sabbath is to be sanctified by a holy resting all that day,⁠¹⁠ even from such worldly employments and recreations as are lawful on other days;⁠²⁠ and spending the whole time in the public and private exercises of God’s worship,⁠³⁠ except so muchContinue reading “The LORD’s Day Must Be Sanctified”

The LORD’s Day Is Not A Prison

“The Lord’s Day is not a prison but a palace. It is a wonderful gift to turn off the devices that interrupt our daily schedules [and grow in faith]… It is a delight to set aside our normal associations with friends and coworkers -even non-Christian family members in order to commiserate with fellow heirs ofContinue reading “The LORD’s Day Is Not A Prison”

The Curious Sinner and the Seeking Saviour

Date: January 22, 2023Sermon Text: Lucas 19:1-10Preacher: Bro. Jay Message: No sinner, even if his wickedness reaches the heavens, is sinful enough to be outside the bounds of the Seeking Saviour’s reach. For us to further understand this narrative, we’ll take a look at the circumstances surrounding this narrative. I. What prevented him to comeContinue reading “The Curious Sinner and the Seeking Saviour”

LORD’s Day #51

“Your love, LORD, reaches to the heavens, your faithfulness to the skies. Your righteousness is like the highest mountains, your justice like the great deep.“ Psalms 36:5 MORNING SERMON SERMON FOCUS: “CHRIST CAME: A RADICAL REVERSAL AND AN UNDESERVED GIFT” Text: Luke 2:1-18” So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby, who was lyingContinue reading “LORD’s Day #51”