September 18, 2011 Liturgy

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This week’s minister is John VanWoudenberg.

 

Morning Service

Singing: Psalm 113:1,2
Law  
Singing: Psalm 62:6,7
Prayer  
Scripture reading: Ezekiel 27
Singing: Psalm 49:2,3,5
Text: Revelation 18:9-24
Sermon  
Responsive Song: Psalm 35:4,11
 
Prayer  
Offertory: Work of the deacons
Closing Song: Psalm 107:16,17

Sermon Outline

Another scene about Babylon the Great

T. John sees opposite reactions to the judgment of the prostitute.

1. He sees the reaction of mourning;

Background of the prophets

Three groups

Stress on luxuries

Text exposes some of the nature of this materialism

Why shown to John and us

2. He sees the reaction of great rejoicing.

No sorrow!

millstone

Never again

Mighty angel again

Conclusion

Afternoon Service

Singing: Hymn 61:1
Profession: Hymn 1
Prayer  
Scripture Reading: Romans 4
Singing: Psalm 141:7
Text: Lord’s Day 7, QA 21
Sermon  
Responsive Song: Psalm 18:1
Profession of Faith  
Singing Hymn 65:1,4
Prayer  
Offertory: Work of deacons
Closing Song: Hymn 71:1,2

Sermon Outline

Antithesis

T. We confess faith as that which sets the new humanity apart from the old.

1. The identity of this faith;

Try to answer

Directedness

Old yet new

Trusting

Basis: revelation

Content

Not just knowledge

Growth

Struggle

2. The divine origin of true faith;

Arminian view

Faith is a divine gift

Applying to Profession of faith

Other Implications

3. Our responsibility with regards to true faith.

The command to believe

Vitally important

Ian

 

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