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Sunday, April 5, 2015
No evening worship tomorrow, April 5, 2015. Regular morning worship, meal, hymn-sing. We meet at Holiday Inn in Palmdale, 5th St. West and Palmdale Blvd, 10am.
Sunday, December 21, 2014
GRBC will NOT be meeting at Holiday Inn Dec. 21, 2014. We will meet at 10am and 5:45pm at 349 Sunrise Terrace, Palmdale, CA 93551.
Jesus and the disciples at the well (John 4:31-38) Covenant Theology and the Consummation of Salvation
The Covenant of Redemption (1) #22 Several weeks ago, I asked the question: Why is the new covenant necessary? The answer is because none of the covenants prior to it actually secured the salvation of sinners. The new covenant is necessary because the covenant with David, the covenant with Israel or the Mosaic covenant, the covenant with Abraham, and the covenant with Noah, though they point to our Lord and [ Read More ]
The sermon is here.
Four common views on this text 1) The naturalistic view sees “the serpent simply as an animal and the woman’s seed as collective humanity.” This view provides the basis for man’s perpetual fear of snakes. 2) The symbolic view claims this verse asserts the “unresolved conflict between humans and the representatives of evil.” This basically says Genesis 3:15 provides the basis for all the conflict we see between good [ Read More ]
Overview of Covenant Theology, Gen. 3:15 Pt. 1. You can listen here.