2015 - SERMON ARCHIVE

 

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Date / Minister Sermon Title Text Download Link
December 31, 2015
New Years Eve
PM Service
Rev. Arrick
The Upward Call of God in Christ Jesus Part 1 - Forgetting What is Behind
1. It's Basis
2. The Christian Life As a Persuit
3. The First Step
Philippians 3:12-4:1 December 31 2015 - PM
December 27, 2015
AM Service
Rev. Arrick
The King Comes a Second Time to Consummate the Kingdom of God
1. The Theme Reviewed: The Kingdom of God Is Coming!
2. The King Comes a Second Time to Consummate the Kingdom of God
3. The Kingdom of God in Its Consummated Form
4. Applications for Kingdom Citizens
Matthew 24:29-31
Revelations 21:1-8
December 27 2015 - AM
December 20, 2015
PM Service
Rev. Arrick
The First Petition: Hallowed Be Thy Name
I. The Lord's Prayer in Context
II. Three Requests: That God's Children
1. Might Know God, Their Father in Heaven, More and More
2. Might Praise God, Their Father in Heaven, More and More
3. Might Wear and Bear the Name of God, Their Heavenly Father, As They Should
Isaiah 6:1-8
Psalm 8
Philippians 2:1-12
Matthew 6:9b
Lord's Day 47
December 20 2015 - PM
December 20, 2015
AM Service
Rev. Arrick
The King Comes to Announce that the Kingdom of God Has Arrived
1. The Theme Reviewed: The Kingdom of God Is Coming!
2. The King Comes to Announce that the Kingdom of God Has Arrived
3. The King Comes Preaching the Gospel of the Kingdom
Isaiah 40:1-5
Matthew 4:12-17
December 20 2015 - AM
December 13, 2015
PM Service
Rev. Arrick
Praying to God as Our Heavenly Father
1. The Basis for Calling God "Father"
2. The Reason for Calling God "Father"
3. The Significance of Him Being "Heavenly"
Matthew 6:5-13
Galatians 4:1-7
Lord's Day 46
December 13 2015 - PM
December 13, 2015
AM Service
Rev. Arrick
The King Comes to Build a House
1. The Theme Reviewed - The Kingdom of God Is Coming!
2. The King Comes to Build a House
3. The Church as God's House
2 Samuel 7:1-17
Luke 1:26-38
John 2:18-22
December 13 2015 - AM
December 6, 2015
PM Service
Rev. Arrick
How God Wants Us to Pray
1. From The Heart
2. To the One True God
3. Asking for What He Has Commanded We Ask For
4. Humbly Acknowledging Our Need and Misery
5. Confident that God Will Listen to Our Prayer
Psalm 27
Lord's Day 45
December 6 2015 - PM
December 6, 2015
AM Service
Rev. Arrick
The King Comes to Deliver His People
1. The Theme Reviewed
2. The Time, Place & Circumstance
3. The Name of the King
4. The Deliverance He Accomplishes
Isaiah 53
Matthew 1:18-25
December 6 2015 - AM
November 29, 2015
PM Service
Rev. Arrick
Lord, Teach Us to Pray: Why Pray?
1. Prayer as Thankfulness
2. Prayer as a Means of Grace
3. Praying the Way God Tells Us to Pray
Luke 11:1-13
Lord's Day 45
November 29 2015 - PM
November 29, 2015
AM Service
Rev. Arrick
Behold! The Kingdom of God is Coming!
1. The Plan of God
2. The Message of Scripture
3. The Kingdom Foreshadowed in Paradise
4. The Kingdom in Paradise Ruined
5. The Promise of the Coming King
Genesis 1:26-27
Genesis 3:15
Luke 1:26-38
November 29 2015 - AM
November 22, 2015
PM Service
Rev. Arrick
Reality Based Christian Living
1. The Third Use of the Law
2. The Prospects of Sinless Perfection
3. The Attitude of a True Christian
4. The Process of Sanctification
Psalm 19
Romans 7:7-25
Lord's Day 44
November 22 2015 - PM
November 22, 2015
AM Service
Rev. Arrick
Putting on the Whole Armor Of God VIII: Taking Up The Shield of Faith
1. When We are to Take Up the Shield of Faith
2. What the Shield of Faith is
3. What the Flaming Darts of the Evil One are
4. How the Flaming Darts of the Evil One are Extinguished by the Shield of Faith
Ephesians 6:10-16 November 22 2015 - AM
November 8, 2015
PM Service
Rev. Arrick
The Tenth Commandment
1. Coveting, The Mother of All Sins
2. Sinful Coveting Defined
3. Seeing Coveting for What it Really Is
4. Struggling with Coveting while learning Contentment
5. The End of Coveting Is at Hand
Genesis 3:1-7
Luke 12:13-21
Philippians 4:10-13
Lord's Day 44
November 8 2015 - PM
November 8, 2015
AM Service
Rev. Arrick
Putting on the Whole Armor Of God: Feet Ready for Battle
1. The Importance of the Right Shoes
2. The Focus of this Particular Piece of Armor
3. Peace with God or the Peace of God?
4. Responding to Satan's Attacks on Our Peace
Isaiah 61:1-11
John 14:25-27
Romans 5:1-11
November 8 2015 - AM
October 25, 2015
PM Service
Rev. Arrick
The Ninth Commandment
1. What is Forbidden
2. What is Required
Deuteronomy 19:15-21
Proverbs 6:16-19
Exodus 20:16
Lord's Day 43
October 25 2015 - PM
October 25, 2015
AM Service
Rev. Arrick
Putting on the Whole Armor of God - Part VI: The Breastplate of Righteousness
1 The Purpose of the Breastplate
2 Righteousness: Subjective or Objective?
3 The Accuser of the Brethren: His Accusations
4 The Only Righteousness That We Need
Matthew 5:17-20
Romans 3:19-24
Ephesians 6:10-14
October 25 2015 - AM
October 18, 2015
PM Service
Rev. Arrick
The Fourth Commandment: Steal No More Matthew 6:19-24
Ephesians 4:28
Lord's Day 42
October 18 2015 - PM
October 18, 2015
AM Service
Rev. Arrick
The Fruit of the Spirit in Christian Parenting John 15:1-5
Galatians 5:13-26
October 18 2015 - AM
October 12, 2015
Thanksgiving
Rev. Arrick
What You Have Matthew 6:25-34
1 Corinthians 4:1-7
October 12 2015 - AM
October 11, 2015
PM Service
Rev. Arrick
The Seventh Commandment
1. Adultery Defined
2. Our Attitude Toward It
3. What is Commanded
4. What is Forbidden
Matthew 5:27-30
Exodus 20:14
LD 41
October 11 2015 - PM
October 11, 2015
AM Service
Rev. Arrick
Putting on the Full Armor Of God - Part V: The Belt of Truth
1. Remember the Devils Scheme
2. Truth + Religion = Worldview
3. Paul's Use of Truth
4. Implications for God's Children
Ephesians 6:10-18 October 11 2015 - AM
October 4, 2015
PM Service
Rev. Arrick
The Four Tenses of Our Deliverance
1. Saved or Delivered? Let's Understand What God Does Through His Son
2. Deliverance in the Perfect
3. Deliverance in the Past
4. Deliverance in the Present
5. Deliverance in the Future
Romans 5:1-11 October 4 2015 - PM
October 4, 2015
AM Service
Rev. Arrick
Being a Christian and Living as a Christian
1. What We Are in Christ
2. How We Live in Christ
Isaiah 52:13 - 53:6
Galatians 2:11-21
October 4 2015 - AM
September 27, 2015
PM Service
Rev. Arrick
Are You a Life Taker, or Life Giver
1. Are We Murderers by Nature?
2. Murder as Defined and Condemned by God
3. Life Giving Commanded, but How?
Matthew 5:21-26
Galatians 5:16-26
Exodus 20:13
LD 40
Sept 27 2015 - PM
September 27, 2015
AM Service
Rev. Arrick
Putting on the Full Armor Of God - Part III: Knowing the Devil's Schemes
1. The Necessity of Knowing
2. The Devil's Overall Tactic
3. Some of His Particular Tactics
Ephesians 6:10-18 Sept 27 2015 - AM
September 20, 2015
PM Service
Rev. Arrick
The Fifth Commandment
1. Our Disposition toward God Ordained Authorities
2. Out Reaction in Light of Their Correction and Discipline
3. Out Actions in Light of Their Failings
Matthew 15:1-9
Ephesians 5:22 - 6:9
LD 39
Sept 20 2015 - PM
September 20, 2015
AM Service
Rev. Arrick
Putting on the Full Armor Of God - Part II: Knowing the Enemy
1. The Reason for Putting on the Armor of God
2. The Enemy we Face
3. Preparing for the Evil Day
Job 1:6-12
Ephesians 6:10-20
Sept 20 2015 - AM
September 13, 2015
PM Service
Rev. Arrick
Observing the Fourth Commandment in the New Covenant
1. Our Attitude: Seeking Certainty with Humility
2. The Necessity of Ministerial Education
3. Called to Worship
4. Living Sabbath in the Light of Eternity
Psalm 122
Mark 2:23-27
Colossians 2:11-23
LD 38
Sept 13 2015 - PM
September 13, 2015
AM Service
Rev. Arrick
Putting on the Full Armor Of God
1. The Prerequisites for this Activity
2. The Overarching Command
3. The Means for Obeying this Command
Psalm 144
Ephesians 6:10-20
Sept 13 2015 - AM
August 23, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
The Psalmist Maps Out the Road of the Christian Life
1. The Righteous Way
2. The Wicked Way
3. The Way of Christ
Psalm 1 August 23 2015 - PM
August 23, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
God's People May Use His Name
1. To Tell Truth
2. Under His Oversight
Hebrews 6:13-20
LD 37
August 23 2015 - AM
August 16, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
God Commands Us Concerning His Name
1. Using His Name Improperly
2. Using His Name Properly
Leviticus 24:10-16
Matthew 5:33-37
LD 36
August 16 2015 - PM
August 16, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
The Word of God Determines Ahab's Fate
1. Consulting the Word
2. Confronted by the Word
3. Condemned by the Word
1 Kings 22:1-40 August 16 2015 - AM
August 9, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
God Seeks True Worship
1. Wrong Worship
2. Right Worship
Deuteronomy 4:1-40
LD 35
August 9 2015 - PM
August 9, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
The Church Shows Forth the Lord's Death 1 Corinthians 11:17-34 August 9 2015 - AM
August 2, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
God Published His Will
1. His Standard of Love
2. His Exclusivity
3. Our Focus
Deuteronomy 6:1-19
LD 34
August 2 2015 - PM
July 26, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
The True Believer Demonstrates Genuine Conversion
1. Death to Sin
2. Living for Jesus
3. Doing Good
Psalm 51
Colossians 3:1-17
LD 33
June 26 2015 - PM
July 26, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
King Ahab Takes Possession of his Neighbors Vineyard
1. Sour Grapes
2. Death of the Innocent
3. Blood Avenged
1 Kings 21 July 26 2015 - AM
July 12, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
Christians Still Do Good Works
1. Renewal in Christ
2. Thankful to Christ
3. Assured by Christ
Romans 6
LD 32
July 12 2015 - PM
July 12, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
God Surrounds Elijah in Grace at Covenant Mountain
1. His Equipping
2. His Word
3. His Call
1 Kings 19 July 12 2015 - AM
June 21, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
The Kingdom of God Opens
and Closes with Keys
1. The Gospel Preaching Key
2. The Church Discipline Key
Matthew 16:13-20, 18:15-20
LD 31
June 21 2015 - PM
June 21, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
God Confronts Baal
1. The Question
2. The Sacrifice
3. The Prayer
1 Kings 18 June 21 2015 - AM
June 14, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
The Church Celebrates With a Covenant Meal
1. The Body of Christ
2. The Elements
3. The Guests
1 Corinthians 10:17-34
LD 29-30
June 14 2015 - PM
June 14, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
God’s People Hope in the Lord
1. He Forgives
2. He Loves
3. He Redeems
Psalm 130 June 14 2015 - AM
May 24, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
The Lord's Supper Assures Believers
1. The Purpose of this feast
2. The Promise in this feast
3. The prospect from this feast
Matthew 26:17-30
LD 28
May 24, 2015 - PM
May 24, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
The Holy Spirit brings new
members into discipleship
1. Devoted to Teaching
2. Devoted to Community
3. Devoted to Bread Breaking
4. Devoted to Prayer
Acts 2: 42 May 24, 2015 - AM
May 10, 2015
PM Service

Rev.  Van der Woerd
Baptism is a certain sign to believers
1. The blood
2. The covenant
John 3:1-15;
Titus 3:1-8,
LD 27
May 17, 2015 - PM
May 10, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
Elijah encounters death in Zarephath
1. The reproach
2. The request
3. The resurrection
1 Kings 17:8-16 May 17, 2015 - AM
May 14
Ascension Day
God's People Praise the Most High Psalm 47 May 14, 2015 - Ascension Day
May 10, 2015
PM Service

Rev.  Van der Woerd
Holy Baptism assures the believer
1. A personal sacrifice
2. A thorough washing
3. A biblical promise
Ezek. 36: 22-32;
Mark 16: 14-20;
LD 26
May 10, 2015 - PM
May 10, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
Jesus teaches Kingdom
seeking
1. His command
2. His promise
Matthew
6:25-34
May 10, 2015 - AM
May 3, 2015
PM Service

Rev.  Van der Woerd
“The Holy Spirit works faith”
1. Fashioned by biblical preaching
2. Fortified by sacraments
1 Cor. 2; LD 25 May 3, 2015 - PM
May 3, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
“Elijah meets the widow from
Zarephath”
1. The word leaves
2. The word feeds
3. The word sustains
1 Kings 16:29
- 17:1-16
May 3, 2015 - AM
April 19, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
"The believer lives out of the righteousness of Christ"
1. The perfection of good works
2. The reward of good works
3. The desire to good works
Eph. 2:1-10,
LD 24
April 19, 2015 - PM
April 19, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
God’s people face deadly peril
1. The promise of deliverance
2. The reality of deliverance
3. The result of deliverance
2 Kings 6:24 – 7:20 April 19, 2015 - AM
April 5, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
God justifies sinners
1. Confessed
2. Declared
3. Received
Romans 3:21-26-4:8,
LD 23
April 5, 2015 - PM
April 5, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
Jesus makes our hearts burn within us
1. Walking in doubt
2. Walking with Jesus
3. Walking in the light
Luke 24: 1-35 April 5, 2015 - AM
Good Friday
2015
Rev.  Van der Woerd
The King substitutes
Himself for a criminal.
Luke 23: 39-42 Good Friday, 2015
March 29, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
The Christian takes comfort from the doctrine of immortality”
1. The reunion of body and soul
2. The blessed future
1 Cor. 15:35-58; LD 22 March 29, 2015 - PM
March 29, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
“King Jesus enters Jerusalem”
1.     Riding
2.     Weeping
3.     Cleansing
Luke 19:28-48 March 29, 2015 - AM
March 15, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
Christ builds His Church
1. A chosen community
2. A sharing community
3. A forgiven community
John 10:1-21,
LD 21
March 15, 2015 - PM
March 15, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
Jesus travels through Jericho
1. His entrance
2. His call
3. His salvation
Luke 19:1-10 March 15, 2015 - AM
March 8, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd

Christ’s Church believes in the Holy Spirit
1. He is God
2. He is God’s gift
3. He gives God’s gifts

John 14:15-31; LD 20

March 8, 2015 - PM
This sermon currently unavailable.
March 8, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd

Jesus proclaims true righteousness
1. Self-righteousness
2. Humility
3. Atonement

Luke 18:9-14

March 8, 2015 - AM
This sermon currently unavailable.
March 1, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd

Christ is the ruler of His Church”
1. His rule,
2. Our benefit,
3. Our comfort.

Eph. 1; Heb. 9:23-8 LD 19

March 1, 2015 - PM
March 1, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd

Jesus calls His followers to persistent prayer
1. An unjust judge
2. A persistent widow
3. The just Father
4. Lessons

Luke 18:1-8

March 1, 2015 - AM
February 22, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
“Christ has taken up His place at the right hand of God the Father”
1. His ascension
2. Our advantage
Mark 16:9-20,
Acts 1:1-11,
LD 18
February 22, 2015 - PM
February 22, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
Jesus teaches the parable about Lazarus
1. Rich man, poor man
2. Moses and the Prophets
Luke 16:14-31 February 22, 2015 - AM
February 15, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
"The Resurrection of Christ”
1. He overcomes
2. He gives new life
3. He guarantees
1 Cor. 15; LD 17 February 15, 2015 - PM
February 15, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
God proves His Goodness to
us”
1.The tasting!
2.The seeing!
3.The blessing!
Psalm 34 February 15, 2015 - AM
February 8, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
“Christ’s death constitutes payment for sin”
1. He was dead
2. He was buried
3. He descended in to Hell
Romans 6:1-14 February 8, 2015 - PM
February 8, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
Branded with Christ”
1. Hearing
2. Owning
3. Loving
Deut. 6:4-5 February 8, 2015 - AM
February 1, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
“Christ suffered for our sin”
1. His the atoning sacrifice
2. His the condemnation
3. His the curse
Gal. 3: 10-14;
1 Pet 2:18-25
February 1, 2015 - PM
February 1, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
The Son of God feasts with men”
1. Invitations
2. Excuses
3. Guests
Luke 14:1-24 February 1, 2015 - AM
January 25, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
“The incarnation of Jesus Christ”
  1. His humanity
  2. His mediation
John 10:22-42,
LD 14
January 25, 2015 - PM
January 25, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
“Jesus Warns His followers to be ready”
2. The fruitless fig tree
3. The patience of God
Luke 13:1-9 January 25, 2015 - AM
January 18, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
Behold Jesus!
1. The natural Son
2. The Lord
Hebrews 1,
LD 13
January 18, 2015 - PM
January 18, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
Jesus teaches life lessons:
1. Be guarded against all kinds of greed
2. Be rich toward God
Ecclesiastes 6;
 Luke 12:13-21
January 18, 2015 - AM
January 11, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
“The Father anointed His Son Jesus”
1. The offices of the Christ
2. The offices of the Christian
Psalm 110; 1 Cor 12:12-27;
LD 12
January 11, 2015 - PM
January 11, 2015
AM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
Heaven rejoices over one repentant sinner
1. Lost
2. Sought
3. Found
Ezek. 34:1-16,
Luke 15:1-0
January 11, 2015 - AM
January 1, 2015
PM Service
Rev.  Van der Woerd
Paul preaches the temperament required for receiving God's peace. Phil. 4 January 1, 2015