Sermons
PM - April 6, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Lord Day 5

"The kind of Mediator we need"

1.One who is truly human
2.One who is truly righteous
3.One who is truly divine
Added:
4/10/2014
PM - March 30, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 4

There is no way in the world for man to deal with sin.

1. God is righteous
2. Man must trust God.
Added:
4/7/2014
AM - March 30, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Matthew 26:17-30

At the last supper, our Saviour moves forward to the cross in the face of betrayal.

1. The setting
2. The betrayal
Added:
4/7/2014
PM - March 23, 2014
Elder Stephen Onderwater

Text: LD 52

"The Lord teaches us to trust in Him in the midst of a world full of temptations"

1. Withstand the lure of Satan
2. Preserve in the midst of trials
3. Be assured of Gods listening ear.
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4/7/2014
AM - March 23, 2014
Elder Ed Wierenga

Text: Luke 7: 36-50

"One who was forgiven much..."

1. a study in contrasts
2. a parable about forgiveness
3. a declaration of grace
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4/7/2014
PM - March 16, 2014
Rev J Folkerts

Text: Acts 9:1-22

"King Jesus Our Powerful Missionary"
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3/21/2014
AM - March 16, 2014
Rev J Folkerts

Text: Zephaniah 3:17

"Jesus Loves Me This I Know"
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3/21/2014
PM - March 9, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 3

We confess original sin to our comfort

1. Our inheritance of original sin
2. Our deliverance from original sin
3. Our life with original sin
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3/21/2014
AM - March 9, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Matthew 5:43-48

We must reflect the love of God toward our neighbours

1.The standard of our love
2.The object of our love
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3/21/2014
PM - March 2, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 2

The Law serves in part to expose our sin and misery.

1. The Law convicts us.
2. The Law humbles us.
Added:
3/8/2014
AM - March 2, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Luke 15:8-10

The parable of the lost coin shows the Lord's concern for sinners.
We see this concern in:

1. The Lord's heart for lost sinners
2. The Lord's joy for found sinners
3. The Lord's example for His disciples
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3/8/2014
PM - February 23, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 1

Our comfort is belonging to Jesus Christ, the Good Shepherd.

1. He lays down His life for us.
2. He preserves us in this life.
3. He assures us of eternal life.
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2/26/2014
AM - February 23, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Joshua 24:25-28

At Shechem, Joshua and the people observe the wonder of God's covenant.

1. The covenant promises
2. The covenant obligations.
3. The covenant witness
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2/26/2014
PM - February 16, 2014
Rev. S. C. VanDam

Text: LD 52

Pray to the Lord for victory in the spiritual war against our enemies.
To pray this prayer we need to know:

1. our weakness;
2. our enemies
3. God's power
Added:
2/26/2014
AM - February 16, 2014
Rev. S VanDam

Text: Daniel 9:24-27

The Lord answers Daniel's prayer with the vision of the Seventy "sevens".
In this vision, the Lord foretells:

1. the atonement brought by the Anointed One;
2. the destruction of the sanctuary in Jerusalem
3. the confirmation of a covenant with many.
Added:
2/26/2014
PM - February 9, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 51

Christ teaches us to pray for forgiveness.

1. A prayer for God's forgiveness.
2. A prayer for a spirit of forgiveness.
Added:
2/26/2014
AM - February 9, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Joshua 24:14-15

The covenant Lord calls His people to faithful service in the land of promise.

1. The reason for this call
2. The requirement in this call
3. The response to this call
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2/26/2014
PM - February 2, 2014
Rev C VanSpronsen

Text: LD 50

Pray every Day for your daily Bread

1. Only God provides
2. His blessing is essential
3. He alone is worthy of our trust.
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2/26/2014
PM - January 26, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 49

We must pray that we will obey God in all that He wants us to do.

1. Obedience does not arise from within us.
2. Obedience comes from a power outside of us.
3. Obedience must be seen in us.
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1/31/2014
AM - January 26, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: 2 Corinthians 13:14

The God of the New Covenant blesses you.

1. A trinitarian blessing.
2. A rich blessing
3. An enduring blessing.
Added:
1/31/2014
PM - January 19, 2014
Elder B VanAssen

Reading sermon by: Rev R Bredenhof

Text: LD 20

Receive the Gift of the Holy Spirit
Added:
1/31/2014
AM - January 19, 2014
Elder P VanRaalte

Reading sermon by: Rev R Bredenhof

Text: Joel 2:30-32

Joel foretells the great and awesome day of the LORD

1. A day of wonders
2. A day of calling
3. A day of salvation
Added:
1/31/2014
PM - January 12, 2014
Pastor James Slaa
Added:
1/14/2014
AM - January 12, 2014
Pastor James Slaa
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1/14/2014
PM - January 5, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 47

Christ teaches us to pray, "Hallowed be your Name."

1. We pray that we may know God with our hearts and minds.
2. We pray that we may honour God with our lips and steps.
Added:
1/8/2014
AM - January 5, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Matthew 5:13-16

The Lord Jesus teaches that His followers are to have an impact in the world.

1. The character of those who follow the Lord
2. The state of the world which opposes the Lord.
3. The purpose of God that people glorify the Lord.
Added:
1/8/2014
AM - January 1, 2014
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Numbers 6:22-27

The Lord will bless you, His people.

1. The mediator of the blessing
2. The words of the blessing
3. The effect of the blessing
Added:
1/8/2014
PM - December 29, 2013
Elder S Onderwater

Text: Hebrews 13:8

Jesus is the same yesterday and today and forever
Added:
1/8/2014
AM - December 29, 2013
Elder T. Kanis

Text: Job 1

Giving Thanks, Even when it hurts

1. Job's Fiery Trial
2. Job's Faithful Response
Added:
1/8/2014
AM - December 25, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Luke 2:15-20

The message of Christ's birth fills us with wonder
Added:
12/27/2013
PM - December 22, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 46

Our prayer begins with a reverant address to our majestic God:
He is "our Father in Heaven."

1. God is a Father.
2. God is the Heavenly Father.
3. God is our Father.
Added:
12/27/2013
AM - December 22, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Judges 6:11-24

The Lord sends Gideon to lead in the salvation of His people.

1. The Lord is the source of salvation
2. The Lord is the stength of salvation
3. The Lord is the subject of salvation
Added:
12/27/2013
PM - December 15, 2013
Rev J Witteveen

Text: LD 45

The centrality of prayer in our life of gratitude

1. The challenge of prayer
2. The importance of prayer.
3. The essential elements of prayer.
Added:
12/27/2013
AM - December 15, 2013
Rev J Witteveen

Text: James 2:13

The Lord calls us to show no partiality.

1. Our prime motive for impartiality
2. The seriousness of the warning against partiality.
Added:
12/27/2013
PM - December 8, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 44 Q&A 114,115

The preaching of the Law motivates us to pray for that which the Gospel promises
We are motivated to pray for:

1. Christ's redemption
2. Christ's renewal
Added:
12/11/2013
AM - December 8, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Judges 4&5

In the days of Judge Deborah, God intervenes and routs the enemy of His people

1. God gives Israel the victory
2. God gives a woman the honour.
3. God gives Himself the glory.
Added:
12/11/2013
PM - November 24, 2013
Elder G Devries

Text: LD 1

Our only comfort in life and death is that we belong to Jesus Christ.
In Lord's Day 1:
1. We are confronted with a probing inquiry
2. We hear a profound answer
3. We are offered a perfect agenda
Added:
11/29/2013
AM - November 24, 2013
Elder S Bisschop

Text: John 4:1-26

How the Lord Jesus Leads the Samaritan Woman to the Living Water.
His approach is:

1. Without Bios
2. Respectful
3. Obedient
Added:
11/29/2013
PM - November 17, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 43

God commands us to tame our tongues for the benfit of our neighbour.

1. The destructive power of the tongue.
2. The constructive power of the tongue.
Added:
11/21/2013
AM - November 17, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Judges 3:12-30

God saves his people from the slavery of evil king Eglon through Ehud the judge.

1. A decesive salvation
2. An imperfect salvation.
3. A prophetic salvation.
Added:
11/21/2013
PM - November 10, 2013

Rev S. C. VanDam

Text: LD 42

Theme: Store up for yourselves treasures in heaven!

1. earthly treasures do not last
2. heavenly treasures last forever.
Added:
11/12/2013
AM - November 10, 2013
Rev S. C. VanDam

Text: Daniel 8:27

Daniel sees the vision of the ram and the goat and waits for it to be fulfilled.
He waits as someone who is:

1. appalled and perplexed;
2. exhausted and ill;
3. busy with Belshazzar's business.
Added:
11/12/2013
PM - November 3, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Reading: Gen. 38:1-19; Gen. 39:1-12

God calls His covenant children to live chaste and disciplined lives.

1. Detest unchastity from the heart
2. Keep yourselves pure and holy.
3. Follow the Lord Jesus Christ.
Added:
11/12/2013
AM - November 3, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Judges 3:7-11

The Lord raises up a deliverer for His people in Othniel.

1. To help His people out of their distress
2. In response to their cry for help
3. So that they may enjoy peace.
Added:
11/12/2013
PM - October 27, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 40

Be on guard against murder.

1. The act of murder.
2. The root of murder.
3. The opposite of murder.
Added:
10/29/2013
AM - October 27, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Matthew 5:10-12

Be willing to suffer for the Name of Jesus Christ

1. The reason for suffering.
2. The joy in suffering.
Added:
10/29/2013
PM - October 20, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 39

Our covenant God raises his children through godly parents.

1. He rules through parents.
2. He guides with wisdom.
3. He blesses with life.
Added:
10/29/2013
AM - October 20, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Matthew 5:9

The Lord Jesus calls us to make peace.

1. The basis for peace.
2. The cost of peace.
3. The joy of peace.
Added:
10/29/2013
PM - October 13, 2013
Rev S. C. VanDam

Text: Daniel 7:13-14, 17-18

The Son of Man will be victorious over the beasts of this world.
We will consider:

1. the terrifying beasts;
2. the Son of Man;
3. the saints of the Most High
Added:
10/29/2013
AM - October 13, 2013
Rev S. C. VanDam

Text: Acts 14:15-17

Give thanks to the living God and worship him alone!

1. recognize human limits;
2. acknowledge God's general kindness;
3. turn to God alone.
Added:
10/29/2013
PM - October 6, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 38

The Gospel gives us rest for the rest of our lives.

1. Preaching the gospel rest.
2. Celebrating the gospel rest.
3. Living the gospel rest.
Added:
10/29/2013
PM - September 29, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 1

Our only comfort in life and death is belonging to the Lord Jesus Christ.

1. Promised by the Father.
2. Grounded in the Son.
3. Worked by the Holy Spirit.
Added:
10/7/2013
AM - September 29, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text:Matthew 5:8

Our Master calls us to live sincerely.

1. A life lived without duplicity
2. A life lived out of faith
3. A life lived full of blessing.
Added:
10/7/2013
PM - September 22, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 36&37

Do not misuse God's name.

1. The meaning of this command
2. The nature of this command
3. The reason for this command.
Added:
10/7/2013
AM - September 22, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Matthew 5:7

Our covenant God calls us to show mercy to those who suffer under the misery of sin.
We sse that mercy is:

1. God's covenant way
2. Our covenant response
3. God's covenant blessing
Added:
10/7/2013
PM - September 15, 2013
Rev S. C. VanDam

Text: LD 17

The man Jesus Christ was raised from the dead by the triune God for our benefit! We will see:

1. the work of God the Father
2. the work of God the Son
3. the work of God the Holy Spirit
Added:
9/20/2013
AM - September 15, 2013
Rev S. C. VanDam

Reading/text: Daniel 6

The Lord causes his Name to be glorified through preserving his servant Daniel. He is praised:

1. in Daniel's prayer;
2. in Daniel's preservation
3. in Daniel's prosperity
Added:
9/20/2013
PM - September 8, 2013
Elder R. Barendregt
Added:
9/20/2013
AM - September 8, 2013
Rev. J. VanSpronsen
Added:
9/20/2013
PM - September 1, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 35

God wants us to worship His true image by being true image-bearers.
This image:

1. Has been distorted by man.
2. Has been restored by Christ.
Added:
9/11/2013
AM - September 1, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Matthew 5:6

Jesus Christ pronounces blessing on all those who desire to live according
to the will of God.

1. The desired righteousness.
2. The desire characterized.
3. The desire filled.
Added:
9/11/2013
PM - August 25, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: LD 34

Put God first in your life.

1. What that looks like
2. What will happen.
Added:
9/11/2013
AM - August 25, 2013
Pastor James Slaa

Text: Matthew 5:5

Christ teaches about true Christian meekness. It involves:

1. A gentle spirit
2. A God-centred attitude.
3. A gracious reward.
Added:
9/11/2013
PM - August 18, 2013
Elder E Wierenga

Text: LD 2

Theme: The blessing of the law in our lives in revealing sin

1. Know sin from the law
2. the law is summarized in love
3. No one can keep that perfectly
Added:
9/11/2013
AM - August 18, 2013
Elder B Van Assen

Text: Hebrews 10:24,25

Christ exhorts His Chruch to come together for love and good deeds

1. Engaged in community.
2. Spurred on for service
Added:
9/11/2013
PM - August 11, 2013
Elder G Devries

Text: LD 21

Theme: I belong to Christ's community of the forgiven

1. Christ's grace and my comfort
2. Christ's gifts and my calling
Added:
9/11/2013
AM - August 11, 2013
Elder S Onderwater

Text: Romans 15:1-7

Instead of pleasing ourselves we are to please our neighbours and accept them.

We'll consider:
1 The goal
2 The pattern
3 The ultimate aim
Added:
9/11/2013
PM - August 4, 2013
Elder T Kanis

Text: LD 51

Open your eyes when dealing with your own sin and the sin of others

Look carefully:
1. at others
2. at yourself
3. at the Lord Jesus
Added:
9/11/2013
AM - August 4, 2013
Elder J Van Veldhuizen

Text: Mark 9:33-37

True Greatness
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9/11/2013
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