Christ the Firstfruits

1 Corinthians 15:20-26; Romans 8:20-23 (texts); Leviticus 23:9-14 © October 20, 2013 • Download PDF sermon Introduction Beloved congregation of Christ: Today we come to the third of seven festivals that God … [Read more...]

“Christ Our Passover Lamb”

  Exodus 12:21-27; Leviticus 23:4-8; 1 Corinthians 5:6-8; 1 Peter 1:18-20 (text) © October 6, 2013 • Download this sermon (PDF) BBeloved congregation of Christ: We come now to the Feast of Passover, the … [Read more...]

The Grain Offering: Thanksgiving to the LORD

Leviticus 9:17; 2:1-16 (texts); 2 Thessalonians 2:13-14 September 1, 2013 (Pasig) • September 29, 2013 (Imus) • Download this sermon (PDF) Beloved congregation of Christ: Thus far, we have studied the first two … [Read more...]

Jesus Honors Himself at the Feasts

After the sermon series on the worship service and the offerings in Leviticus Chapter 9, a series on Israel's Feasts is a fitting follow-up. The basis will be Leviticus Chapter 23, where all Seven Feasts are introduced … [Read more...]

The Burnt Offering

Leviticus 9:12-17 (text); Leviticus 1:1-11, 14; Hebrews 10:5-14 © August 18, 2013 (Pasig) • September 1, 2013 (Imus) • Download this PDF sermon Beloved congregation of Christ: On October 16, 1555, Protestant … [Read more...]

How Leviticus 9 Informs Our Worship Service

  Our current sermon series is Leviticus 9 in which we study and meditate on the offerings described in this chapter and elsewhere. These offerings were performed right after the ordination of Aaron and his sons … [Read more...]

The Sin Offering

  Leviticus 9:1-11 (text); Leviticus 4:1-5:13; Hebrews 9:11-22 © August 11 & 18, 2013 • Download this PDF sermon Dear congregation of Christ: As a Reformed church, our public worship is different from … [Read more...]

New Sermon Mini-Series: Biblical Worship in Five Parts

A Study of the Worship Service in Leviticus 9 I'm planning a mini-series of four sermons, Lord willing, on the Worship Service found in Leviticus 9. This was the first worship service in the wilderness tabernacle … [Read more...]

The Second Commandment: Fire from the LORD!

  We see this pattern of worship throughout the Old Testament: the people offer their sacrifices for sin, God sends fire from heaven, and the people worship with joy and reverence. Leviticus 9:22-10:11 (text); … [Read more...]