22nd LORD’s Day Quotes

Sharing some quotes from our church’s messages today… “Unbelieving sinners pursue sin because they are sinners. Christians pursue holiness because they are holy.” Sunday School “Becoming holy is not primarily something that we do. It is primarily something that we are in Christ.” Sunday School “If you understand that God is sovereign, your anger willContinue reading “22nd LORD’s Day Quotes”

I can do no less than keep the LORD’s Day

“The Christian sabbath, the Lord’s day, as the Greek scholiast well renders it; which to sanctify was in the primitive times a badge of Christianity. When the question was propounded, Servasti Dominicum? Hast thou kept the Lord’s day? The answer was returned, Christianus sum; intermittere non possum, I am a Christian, I can do noContinue reading “I can do no less than keep the LORD’s Day”

The LORD’s Day as the Market Day of Our Soul

Six days you shall labor, and do all your work, but the seventh day is a Sabbath to the LORD your God. On it you shall not do any work, you, or your son, or your daughter, your male servant, or your female servant, or your livestock, or the sojourner who is within your gates.Continue reading “The LORD’s Day as the Market Day of Our Soul”

The LORD’s Day and His Lovingkindness

But as for me, I am like a green olive tree in the house of God;I trust in the lovingkindness of God forever and ever.I will give You thanks forever, because You have done it,And I will wait on Your name, for it is good, in the presence of Your godly ones. — Psalm 52:8-9Continue reading “The LORD’s Day and His Lovingkindness”

The LORD’s Day and His Love

Praise the LORD! Oh give thanks to the LORD, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever! Who can utter the mighty deeds of the LORD, or declare all his praise? Blessed are they who observe justice, who do righteousness at all times! Remember me, O LORD, when you show favor to yourContinue reading “The LORD’s Day and His Love”

The LORD’s Day and the Risen LORD

Oh sing to the LORD a new song; sing to the LORD, all the earth! Sing to the LORD, bless his name; tell of his salvation from day to day. Declare his glory among the nations, his marvelous works among all the peoples! For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised; he isContinue reading “The LORD’s Day and the Risen LORD”

The LORD’s Day: Rejoicing and Remembering

We ought carefully and with the utmost seriousness and consideration attend the sacrament of the Lord’s Supper: this was appointed for this end, to draw forth longings of our souls toward Jesus Christ. Here are the glorious objects of spiritual desire by visible signs represented to our view. We have Christ evidently set forth crucified….Continue reading “The LORD’s Day: Rejoicing and Remembering”

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”