Words of Wisdom in an Uncertain World

Ecclesiastes 10:18-19; 11:1-6 (text); 2 Timothy 2:22-26 July 14, 2013 • Download this PDF sermon When our children were little, we lived in a house very close to a city park called Heather Farms Park. Evelyn and I … [Read more...]

God-Driven Life of Pleasures

  Ecclesiastes 9:7-10 (text); Matthew 8:5-13 © June 30, 2013 • Download this sermon (PDF) Congregation of the Lord Jesus Christ: We have looked at the subject of human pleasure in a previous sermon back in … [Read more...]

New Sermon Series: Ecclesiastes

"In the future everybody will be world famous for fifteen minutes." ~ Andy Warhol, American pop artist from 50's-80s   Download an Introduction to Ecclesiastes (PDF) "A Christian's Life Under the … [Read more...]

Christmas in Genesis

  This Advent season, I would be on furlough, but we have a schedule for preaching and leading worship. So I'm planning to start a Christmas series one week earlier, on November 18. When an elder preaches, I will … [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...]

A Redeemed Life is a Separated Life

The Ten Lepers

  Leviticus 20:22-26; 1 Peter 2:9-12 (text); Heidelberg Catechism Lord's Day 32 July 15, 2012 (at Trinity Covenant Reformed Church in Imus, Cavite)  Download this sermon (PDF) For liturgy, click … [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...]

Holidays and Holy Days

Pilgrims Going to Church by George Henry Boughton, 1833-1905

The Puritans' 24-Hour Sabbath Rest & Evangelicals' 2-Hour Sabbath Disruption "The church has never really come to terms with the invention of the internal combustion engine." ~ Carl Trueman in "On Cars, Vows and the … [Read more...]

God’s True Covenant People Are Not Pretenders

If Isaiah were alive today, he would call prosperity gospel preachers and most televangelists and megachurch pastors blind, ignorant, useless, greedy and insatiable dogs, just as he called the false shepherds of Israel … [Read more...]

Gadaffy the New Antichrist?

To whet your appetite for this coming Lord's Day sermon, I'm excerpting from a post in my blog on August 14, 2008, less than three months before the last U.S. presidential elections. The Republican campaign put together … [Read more...]