The Lord Jesus, Who Gave Himself

Galatians, Isaiah, John, Sermon Preparation

March 22, 2009 – Morning Worship

Monday Galatians 1:3-5; Isaiah 53; John 3:16-21
Just three verses (Galatians 1:3-5) yet so much to rejoice in! For instance?

Tuesday Ecclesiastes 2; Psalm 4:6-7; Philippians 4
What is our only and true source of joy and happiness?

Wednesday Ephesians 2; Hebrews 10:19-39
Why is it that we can enter the holy place with confidence?

Thursday Leviticus 16; Romans 3; Acts 4:12
Is Jesus really the only way to God?

Friday Psalm 15; Titus 2; James 2:14-26
Saved by Christ alone, yet also we are to be “zealous for good works”. Contradiction?

Saturday Psalm 86:12; John 17; I Corinthians 10:31
What should we desire in all things?

The Lord’s Supper – the Sacrament of Nourishment

John, Sermon Preparation

 November 16, 2008 – Morning Worship
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MondayExodus 12:1-20; John 6:41-59
How does the Passover point to Christ? Jesus said “feed on me” – what does that mean?

TuesdayMatthew 26:26-29; I Corinthians 11:23-26
Why should we repeatedly “proclaim the Lord’s death until He comes”? Isn’t once enough?

Wednesday John 15:1-17; Psalm 84
What does it mean to “abide in Christ”?

ThursdayLuke 22:14-23; Exodus 13:17-22, 40:34-38
How does the Lord’s Supper show our union with Jesus and one another?

FridayPsalm 104:14-15; Proverbs 3:9-10; Isaiah 51:17-23; Matthew 26:36-46
What does the wine teach us about Christ’s death?

SaturdayLeviticus 16; Matthew 20:28; Hebrews 9:11-10:17
The Lord’s Supper should help us to focus on the Gospel. How so?

Acceptable Worship is Spiritual

John, Sermon Preparation

October 5, 2008 – Morning Worship
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Monday John 4:1-42
True worshipers will worship the Father in spirit and in truth – how do we do that?

TuesdayDeuteronomy 12:1-14; 27:1-8; II Chronicles 6:1-11
In the OT where were they to worship?

WednesdayJohn 4:16-26; Romans 8:12-17; Ephesians 2:11-22
See the prominence of the Holy Spirit in the believer’s life. Why so important?

ThursdayMatthew 5:1; 13:1-2; 18:20; Acts 16:11-40; 20:7-12
Where is the “place” of worship, teaching, etc. in the NT?

FridayPsalm 50; Amos 5
Was the Holy Spirit necessary in OT worship?

SaturdayEzekiel 37; John 3:1-15; I Corinthians 2
What does the Holy Spirit do for us?