Sermons (Page 2)

Sermons (Page 2)

Ruler of “Random Events”  |  7/5/2020

Christ Church Catechism

Question 58 Q58. What are the reasons annexed to [given for] the second commandment? A58. The reasons annexed to the second commandment are: God’s sovereignty over us, His ownership of us, and the zeal He has for His own worship. Psalm 45:11. “Then the King will desire your beauty. Because He is your Lord, bow down to Him.” Exodus 34:14. “…for you shall not worship any other god, for the Lord, whose name is Jealous, is a jealous God…” I Corinthians 10:22.…

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Question 57 Q57. What is forbidden in the second commandment? A57. The second commandment forbids the worshipping of God by images, or any other way no appointed in His Word. Romans 1:22-23. “Professing to be wise, they became fools, and exchanged the glory of the incorruptible God for an image in the form of corruptible man and of birds and four-footed animals and crawling creatures.” Deuteronomy 4:15-16. “So watch yourselves carefully, since you did not see any form on the…

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Question 56 Q56. What is required in the second commandment?A56. The second commandment requires the receiving, observing, and keeping pure  and entire, all such religious worship and ordinances, as God has appointed in His Word. Deuteronomy 32:46. “…he said to them, ‘Take to your heart all the words with which I am warning you today, which you shall command your sons to observe carefully, even all the words of this law.’” Matthew 28:20. “…teaching them to observe all that I commanded you; and lo, I…

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Question 55 Q55. What is the second commandment? A55. The second commandment is, “You shall not make for yourself an idol, or any likeness of what is in heaven above or on the earth beneath or in the water under the earth. You shall not worship them or serve them; for I, the Lord your God, am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children, on the third and the fourth generations of those who hate Me, but showing…

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Question 54 Q54. What are we especially taught by these words, “before Me,” in the first commandment? A54. These words, “before Me,” in the first commandment, teach us, that God, who sees all things, takes notice of and is displeased with the sin of having any other god. Deuteronomy 30:17-18. “But if your heart turns away and you will not obey, but are drawn away and worship other gods and serve them, I declare to you today that you shall…

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Question 53 Q53. What is forbidden in the first commandment?A53. The first commandment forbids the denying, or not worshipping and glorifying the true God, as God and our God; and the giving of that worship and glory to any other. Joshua 24:27. “Joshua said to all the people, “Behold, this stone shall be for a witness against us, for it has heard all the words of the Lord which He spoke to us; thus it shall be for a witness…

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Question 52 Q52. What is required in the first commandment?A52. The first commandment requires us to know and acknowledge God to be the only true God, and our God, and to worship and glorify Him accordingly. “If it is disagreeable in your sight to serve the Lord, choose for yourselves today whom you will serve: whether the gods which your fathers served which were beyond the River, or the gods of the Amorites in whose land you are living; but…

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Question 51 Q51. What is the first commandment?A51. The first commandment is “You shall have no other gods before me.”  “You shall have no other gods before Me.” Exodus 20:3 Help from Benjamin Beddome Is the belief and worship of a Deity one of the principles of natural religion? Yes. For all people will walk every one in the name of their God, Micah iv. 5. But is it more strongly inculcated in the divine word? Yes. Worship the Lord, Psa.…

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Question 50 Q50. What does the preface to the Ten Commandment teach us?A50. The preface to the Ten Commandments teaches us, that because God is the Lord, and our God and Redeemer, therefore we are bound to keep all His commandments. “You shall therefore love the Lord your God, and always keep His charge, His statutes, His ordinances, and His commandments.” Deuteronomy 11:1 Help from Benjamin Beddome Is God the Lord? Yes. I am the Lord, that is my name, Isa. xlii. 8. Is this…

Young Believers’ Meeting

The young believers will meet on April 27th at 6:00pm at the Snyder’s home. In preparation for that meeting the young believers should read chapter 2 (This is My Beloved Son) of Altogether Lovely by Hugh Brown. 

Easter Sunday Schedule

We will meet at 10:00am as usual; however, we will not have lunch or our afternoon catechism class. Please use the time to show hospitality and enjoy fellowship with your brothers and sisters.