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The First State of Humiliation

LD 14: The First State of Humiliation by Rev Allen Brummel Philippians 2:7 “But made himself of no reputation, and took upon him the form of a servant, and was made in the likeness of men.” This Lord’s Day begins a treatment of the humiliation of Jesus Christ. We talk about five states in Jesus humiliation:…

Lord’s Day 14

Lord’s Day 14 Heidelberg Catechism The Second Part –Of Man’s Deliverance –Of God the Son Question 35 What is the meaning of these words—“He was conceived by the Holy Ghost, born of the Virgin Mary”? Answer That God’s eternal Son, who is and continueth true and eternal God, took upon Him the very nature of man,…

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A Glorious Confession

LD 13:  A Glorious Confession by Rev Allen Brummel I Corinthians 12:3 “Wherefore I give you to understand, that no man speaking by the Spirit of God calleth Jesus accursed: and that no man can say that Jesus is the Lord, but by the Holy Ghost.” We confess Jesus Christ to be our Lord because…

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Our Complete Deliverance

LD 13: Our Complete Deliverance by Rev Allen Brummel Romans 8:1 “There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.” Christ has delivered you from all the power of the devil.  What a glorious and wonderful truth!  The Bible gives us…

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Our Sonship Proven by Chastisement

LD 13: Our Sonship Proven by Chastisement by Rev Allen Brummel Hebrews 12:5-8 What a remarkable word of God here in Hebrews 12 in connection with our sonship.  How do we know that we are sons of God?  In part, that confirmation comes in the way of trials and afflictions, in the way specifically of…

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Redeemed to Glorify God

LD 13: Redeemed to Glorify God by Rev Allen Brummel I Corinthians 6:20 “For ye are bought with a price: therefore glorify God in your body, and in your spirit, which are God’s.” The fact that Jesus is your Lord, and you are a servant to Him requires a certain attitude in life.  Having been…

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Redeemed by Blood

LD 13: Redeemed by Blood by Rev Allen Brummel I Peter 1:18,19 “Forasmuch as ye know that ye were not redeemed with corruptible things, as silver and gold, from your vain conversation received by tradition from your fathers; But with the precious blood of Christ, as of a lamb without blemish and without spot:” As…

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A Gracious Election

LD 13: A Gracious Election by Rev Allen Brummel Ephesians 1:4,5  “According as He hath chosen us in Him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before Him in love: Having predestinated us unto the adoption of children by Jesus Christ to Himself, according to the good pleasure…

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Only Begotten and Adopted Sons

LD 13:  Only Begotten and Adopted Sons by Rev Allen Brummel John 1:12 “But as many as received Him, to them gave He power to become the sons of God, even to them that believe on His name.” Sometimes we are confused by the fact that the Son of God is called the Only Begotten…

Lord’s Day 13

Lord’s Day 13 Heidelberg Catechism The Second Part –Of Man’s Deliverance –Of God the Son Question 33 Why is Christ called the only begotten Son of God, since we are also the children of God? Answer Because Christ alone is the eternal and natural Son ofGod; but we are children adopted of God, by grace,…