Posts from March 2020

Posts from March 2020

Christ Church Catechism 100 with Helps

Q100. To whom is Baptism to be administered? A100. Baptism is to be administered to all those who actually profess repentance towards God, faith in and obedience to our Lord Jesus Christ, and to none other. Acts 2:38. “Peter said to them, ‘Repent, and each of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins; and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.’” Matthew 3:6. “…and they were being baptized by him…

Christ Church Catechism 99 with Helps

Q99. What is Baptism? A99. Baptism is an ordinance of the New Testament, instituted by Jesus Christ to be to the person baptised a sign of his fellowship with Him in His death, and burial, and resurrection, of his being engrafted into Him, of remission of sins, and of his giving up himself to God through Jesus Christ, to live and walk in newness of life. Matt. 28:19. “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in…

Suggestions for listening to the sermon

March 21, 2020 Dear Christ Church family, I have been thinking about sitting at home tomorrow with my family and watching the sermon via video. When sitting together and hearing the sermon preached live, there is the temptation to let the mind wander. It is so easy to put the mind in neutral rather than engage with what we are hearing. Surely the temptation is even greater when sitting in our own living rooms in front of the television or…