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Jared Smith, Sermons

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

Sermon—“The Authority Of Holy Scripture”

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Some of the points covered in this sermon:
• Explaining how the apostles were responsible to oversee the completion of the Holy Scriptures as the final authority for the gospel witness
• Explaining the significance of the Tabernacle and Temple, along with the prophets of the Old Testament era, as it relates to the Old Testament scriptures
• Showing how the Lord’s people profited from the Old Testament scriptures
• Explaining the significance of the church, along with the apostles and prophets of the New Testament era, as it relates to the New Testament scriptures
• Showing the testimonies of Paul, Peter and John, each of whom acknowledged their mission to oversee the completion of the New Testament scriptures
• Explaining why it was necessary for Christ to endow the apostles with miraculous gifts, such as casting out devils, healing the sick, speaking with new tongues and having an immunity to venom and poison
• Aligning the biblical record of those who spoke with new tongues, with a timeline spanning 27 years
• Expounding 1 Corinthians 13, as in it Paul argues that new revelations such as ‘knowledge’ and ‘prophecies” will slowly fade away, as the New Testament scriptures are completed
• Showing how Paul also argues in the same passage, that speaking with new tongues will come to an abrupt stop (rather than slowly fading away)
• Showing how the timeline which strings together the biblical occurrences of those who spoke with new tongues, affirms that the exercise of the gift abruptly stopped in 57AD

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

Sermon—“Despise Not The Little Things”

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Some of the points covered in this sermon:
• The structure of Genesis 5:1-6:8
• How Genesis 5:1 and 3-32 proves the veracity of God’s inspired and profitable Word
• How Genesis 5:1 and 3-32 proves the veracity of God’s promise to send the Messiah into the world to redeem His people from their sins
• How Genesis 5:1-6:8 resembles the same pattern used by the Apostle Paul in Hebrews 11
• Denouncing the false teachings of “Dispensationalism”
• Explaining “dispensations” from a sovereign grace perspective
• Showing how the lifespan of each individual is either a ‘dispensation of God’s covenant of works’, or a ‘dispensation of God’s covenant of grace’
• Encouraging those who are ‘dispensations of God’s covenant of grace’, to not despise the little things of life

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