Posts by Ethan Hamilton

Order of Service, June 30, 2024

Introduction This Lord’s Day we will look at Joshua 23 where Joshua gives the first of two last addresses to Israel. In this particular one, as he anticipates his own leadership coming to an end, he exhorts the remaining leaders to maintain fidelity to the Lord by strongly obeying His Words. He motivates them to…

Order of Service, April 28, 2024

Introduction Last week we looked at the third of three tests given in 1 John for determining whether or not we possess eternal life: the test of love for God’s people. We saw that since love originates from God, those who have life originating from God should show the love which also originates from Him. God’s life in someone is so inseparably…

Order of Service, April 21, 2024

Introduction This Lord’s Day we will look at the epistle of 1 John where John writes to help his readers know for sure whether or not they have eternal life (5:13). To help them come to this certainty, he explores three tests which in combination expose the reality or absence of spiritual life. The tests may be captured in three questions: 1)…

Order of Service, December 31, 2023

Introduction This Lord’s Day we will look at Psalm 1 where we will find an encouraging description of the believer, “the righteous” and “blessed man,” and a sobering description of the unbeliever, “the wicked.” The message from the passage will set forth the believer as one preoccupied with God’s Word, “the Law of the Lord”…

Order of Service, September 17, 2023

Introduction We began a topical series last Lord’s Day evening on the subject of prayer. We showed how prayer is one side of a conversation between at least two parties, me and God. My part of the conversation comes to Him directly in the form of praying, and His part of the conversation comes to…