5th Anniversary Galleries

Thanks to Ariel Crisostomo for these pictures. Worship Service: "Acceptable Worship: Reverence for Our Great God"   Anniversary Banquet: "Behold, how good and pleasant it is when brothers dwell in unity!" … [Read more...]

Psalms for 5th Anniversary Service

  Just preparing the order of worship for our 5th Anniversary Service gets me excited and energized. Here are the four psalms I chose for singing. Wait a few seconds for the music player to load. Opening Song … [Read more...]

Ten Reasons Why We Don’t Have Testimonies in Worship

  Read companion article: "Why We Don't Have Altar Calls in Our Church" The recent appearance of Nick Vujicic at a Manila megachurch brought again to the forefront the power of a testimony to draw big, adoring … [Read more...]

The Second Petition: “Your Kingdom Come”

  Luke 17:20-30 (text); Daniel 7:13-14; Heidelberg Catechism Lord's Day 48 March 10, 2013 • Preached at Trinity Covenant Reformed Church and Pasig Covenant Reformed Church Download this sermon (PDF) Last … [Read more...]

Liturgy for 4th Anniversary Worship Service

  Download this worship liturgy (PDF booklet) The word is near you, in your mouth and in your heart” (that is, the word of faith that we proclaim). ~ Romans 10:8 § * All those who are able, please … [Read more...]

Sunday School for Imus and Pasig

Tomorrow, Lord's Day, July 1, 2012, we will start our Sunday School lessons. Imus: 9-9:45 a.m. Facing Faith's Challenges: Defending the Faith and Answering Life's Important Questions by Rev. Andrew A. Cammenga (Lesson 1 … [Read more...]

Sermon Series on God’s Sovereignty in Salvation

Synod of Dort

I have preached on this series with many interruptions, since November 6, 2011 at Trinity Covenant Reformed Church (Imus). Here's the updated schedule: Date Title Text Other Readings 11/06/2011 The … [Read more...]

Liturgy for April 1, 2012

Entering into God's Presence * Call to Worship Psalm 69:30-36 * Invocation Psalm 124:8 * God's Greeting Galatians 1:3-5 * Opening Prayer * Psalm of Praise My God, My God, I Cry to Thee #34:7,8,10,11 … [Read more...]

“Today You Will Be With Me in Paradise”

"The Soul of the Penitent Thief in Paradise" by James Tissot

This is why God's remembrance means divine blessing as he keeps his covenant promises to you. In joy and sorrow when we pray, God remembers his covenant with us. He remembers us from his throne in heaven, and he hears … [Read more...]

“Father, Forgive Them”

"Stoning of Saint Stephen" by Filippo Lauri

Text: Luke 23:34 a; Readings: Psalm 22:16-18; Isaiah 53:12; Luke 23:26-49 March 4, 2012 Download PDF sermon here The commemoration of the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ is only six Sundays away. … [Read more...]