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Jared Smith, Sermons

AN ORDER OF SERVICE FOR DIVINE WORSHIP; DESIGNED FOR PRIVATE DEVOTIONS, FAMILY GATHERINGS AND CHURCH MEETINGS.

Sermon—“If The Foundations Be Destroyed”

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Some of the points covered in this sermon:
• Linking the statement of Genesis 5:1b,2 with Genesis 1:26-28, both of which record the sixth day of creation
• Highlighting the similarities and differences between the two records
• Considering whether one of the statements is a redundant repetition
• Asserting the irreplaceable value of Genesis 5:1b,2
• Showing the structural value of Genesis 5:1b,2
• Showing the doctrinal value of Genesis 5:1b,2
• Showing the atmospheric (or cultural) value of Genesis 5:1b,2

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AN ORDER OF SERVICE FOR DIVINE WORSHIP; DESIGNED FOR PRIVATE DEVOTIONS, FAMILY GATHERINGS AND CHURCH MEETINGS.

Sermon—“The Law Of The Tassel”

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Some of the points covered in this sermon:
• Explaining the purpose for the “Law of the Tassel”
• Showing what the “Law of the Tassel” represents
• Underscoring the significance the “Law of the Tassel” had in the lives of the Jews
• Showing how the “Law of the Tassel” is a picture of the local church
• The garment represents the life and testimony of the congregation
• The tassels represent the articles of faith which encircle and adorn the congregation
• The blue ribbon represents the church covenant which binds together the articles of faith and unifies the members of the congregation

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AN ORDER OF SERVICE FOR DIVINE WORSHIP; DESIGNED FOR PRIVATE DEVOTIONS, FAMILY GATHERINGS AND CHURCH MEETINGS.

Sermon—“The Gospel Law”

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Some of the points covered in this sermon:
• Reviewing the structure of Genesis 5:1-6:8
• The error of subverting God’s sanctification by the gospel law
• Explaining the difference between the relationship Adam had with God before the fall, and the relationship regenerate sinners have with God after the fall
• Showing the necessity and nature of the new birth
• Showing how the regenerate sinner is zealous unto good works and affirming that God has ordained that His elect people should walk in them
• Explaining the error of those who believe the heart law is given by God as the rule of conduct for a regenerate sinner’s sanctification
• Explaining the error of those who believe the ten commandments are given by God as the rule of conduct for a regenerate sinner’s sanctification
• Explaining the meaning of the gospel law and why it is the rule of conduct for a regenerate sinner’s sanctification

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AN ORDER OF SERVICE FOR DIVINE WORSHIP; DESIGNED FOR PRIVATE DEVOTIONS, FAMILY GATHERINGS AND CHURCH MEETINGS.

Sermon—“God’s Grace And His Gospel”

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Some of the points covered in this sermon:
• Reviewing the structure of Genesis 5:1-6:8
• The error of cheapening God’s grace unto salvation
• Describing and affirming the common grace of God unto creation
• Showing how the common grace of God unto creation extends to the righteous and the wicked
• Describing and affirming the special grace of God unto salvation
• Showing how the special grace of God unto salvation extends only to the elect
• Showing the error of mixing the common grace of God unto creation with the special grace of God unto salvation
• Five reasons why it is wrong to view the atonement of Christ as “sufficient for the salvation of the whole world, but efficient to save those who believe on Christ”
• Showing the difference between the common grace of God unto creation and the special grace of God unto salvation in the practical context of Luke 16 and Ecclesiastes 11

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AN ORDER OF SERVICE FOR DIVINE WORSHIP; DESIGNED FOR PRIVATE DEVOTIONS, FAMILY GATHERINGS AND CHURCH MEETINGS.

Sermon—“God’s Sovereignty And Appraisal”

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Some of the points covered in this sermon:
• Reviewing the structure of Genesis 5:1-6:8
• The error of undermining God’s sovereign decree
• Explaining how/why God has only one plan for the ages
• Showing the doctrinal importance of God’s eternal decree, as it relates to the gospel
• Showing the practical value of God’s eternal decree, as it relates to trials and afflictions
• Emphasizing the significance of viewing one’s self as a dispensation of God’s grace
• The error of sidelining God’s appraisal of the human race
• Showing why it is wrong to label a whole nation or family as “Christian”
• Showing how God’s appraisal of the human race remains an accurate appraisal of the child of God, within the context of his/her sinful nature
• Explaining the relationship and conflict between the two natures residing in the soul of a regenerate sinner
• Showing where sin abounds, grace does much more abound—reigning through righteousness unto eternal life by Jesus Christ the Lord

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