Sermon Archives: Belgic Confession Sermons

The One Olive Tree

Mar 14, 2018

Confession: Belgic Confession, Article 27 Scripture: Romans 11:1-27 (Read from ESV) Preacher: Rev. David Inks Sermon Outline: Introduction I. One People of God or Two? II. Has the Word of God Failed? III. “Israel” Ethnic or Covenantal? IV. Those Grafted in Become Israel V. Two Ways “in” VI. Those “in” can be “broken out” VII. Those […]

Why Creeds, Confessions, and Catechisms?

Mar 7, 2018

Confession: Belgic Confession, Article 7 Scripture: 2 Timothy 1:13-14, 2:8, 2:14-18, 3:5-8, 2:23-26, 2:1-2, 4:1-4 (Read from ESV) Preacher: Rev. David Inks Sermon Outline: Introduction I. The Christ of Content 1:13-14, 2:8 II. Protection of the Church 2:14-18, 3:5-8 III. Distinguishes between Various Doctrinal Weights 2:23-26 IV. Training of Next Generation 2:1-2, 4:1-4 V. Complaints Against […]

Big Accident vs. Big Architect

Feb 21, 2018

Confession: Belgic Confession, Article 12 Scripture: Genesis 1:1-2:3 (Read from ESV) Preacher: Rev. David Inks Sermon Outline: Introduction I. Shape of Creation II. Science and Creation III. Sabbath and Creation Conclusion Sermon Video: https://youtu.be/tknWk8WtYEs Belgic Confession: ARTICLE 12. The Creation Of All Things, Especially The Angels We believe that the Father by the Word, that is, […]

The Bible: Can We Know and Defend it as the Word of God?

Jan 24, 2018

Confession: Belgic Confession, Article 5 Scripture: Hebrews 12:18-29, Acts 2:14-42, 2 Peter 1:19-21 (Read from ESV) Preacher: Rev. David Inks Sermon Outline: Introduction I. Historical Reliability II. Internal Claims III. External Coherence IV. Exclusive and Comprehensive Answers to Life’s Questions V. It’s Self-Authenticating Character and Content Conclusion Sermon Video: https://youtu.be/5E1u1fH94UM Belgic Confession: ARTICLE 5. Whence The […]

Can We Know God Exists?

Jan 3, 2018

Confession: Belgic Confession, Article 1-2 Scripture: Psalm 14, Romans 1:18-22 (Read from ESV) Preacher: Rev. David Inks Sermon Outline: Introduction I. The Knowledge of God II. The Impossibility of Contrary III. He Who Rules History is God! IV. Communion with God Conclusion Sermon Video: https://youtu.be/9gKmDpXHeAo Belgic Confession: ARTICLE 1. There Is Only One God We all […]

Intro to Covenant Theology

Nov 1, 2017

Confession: Belgic Confession, Article 22 Scripture: Luke 22:29-30, John 17:4-6, Galatians 3:6-4:7 (Read from ESV) Preacher: Rev. David Inks Sermon Outline: Introduction I. Covenant of Redemption II. Covenant of Works III. Covenant of Grace Conclusion Sermon Video: https://youtu.be/8Qoz7xR4dEg Belgic Confession: ARTICLE 22. Our Justification Through Faith In Jesus Christ We believe that, to attain the true […]

Specific Texts Favoring Frequency

Aug 30, 2017

Confession: Belgic Confession, Article 35 Scripture: Luke 24:1, 24:27-31; Acts 2:40-47, 20:7; 1 Corinthians 11:17-34 Preacher: Rev. David Inks Sermon Outline Introduction I. 4 Points to Review II. 4 Texts to Remember Conclusion Sermon Video https://youtu.be/wO35NR2Ktng Belgic Confession ARTICLE 35. The Holy Supper Of Our Lord Jesus Christ We believe and confess that our Savior […]

The Church Visible and Invisible

Jul 26, 2017

Confession: Belgic Confession, Article 29, Paragraph 1-2 Scripture: Matthew 13:24-30, Acts 2:42-47, 2 Timothy 2:19-21, 2 Timothy 4:2-4 Preacher: Rev. David Inks Sermon Outline Introduction I. Christ’s Visibly Ordered Church II. The Visible Church Can Drift III. No Church is Perfectly Pure IV. Visible-Invisible a Distinction Not a Division V. The Visible-Invisible Church and Her […]

The Eternal Generation of the Son

May 10, 2017

Confession: Belgic Confession, Article 10-11 Scripture: Hebrews 1:1-5, John 15:26 Preacher: Dr. Lee Irons Sermon Outline Introduction I. Observations on the Nicene Creed II. Proof-Texts for the Eternal Generation of the Son III. Proof-Texts for the Eternal Procession of the Spirit Conclusion Sermon Video https://youtu.be/CSfZqsGQEHE Belgic Confession Article 10: Jesus Christ is true and eternal […]

Soli Deo Gloria (BC 1-2; Psalm 8; Dan 4:28-36; Rom 11:36; 1 Cor 1:30-31, 10:31)

Mar 15, 2017

Confession: Belgic Confession, Article 1-2 Scripture: Psalm 8; Daniel 4:28-36; Romans 11:36; 1 Corinthians 1:30-31, 10:31 Preacher: Rev. David Inks Sermon Outline Introduction I. God Created for His Own Glory II. Man Especially Made to Glorify God III. Man as the Measure, Means, and Ends IV. Christ – the Return to Glory V. God’s Glory Glorified […]

Sola Gratia: Cutting the Gospel Pie with a Razor Sharp Knife (Dort, First Head 1-6, Eph 1:3-14, 2:1-10, 2 Thes 2:13-14)

Feb 22, 2017

Confession: Canons of Dort, First Head Article 1-6 Scripture: Ephesians 1:3-14, 2:1-10, 2 Thessalonians 2:13-14 Preacher: Rev. David Inks Sermon Outline Introduction I. Definition of Grace – Out of God’s loving favor toward those deserving wrath, He alone does all to plan, procure, proclaim, empower, and preserve salvation and entrance into heaven. II. Doesn’t Man “DO” […]

Sola Scriptura (BC 3,5; Jer 31:31-34; 2 Cor 10:3-5; 1 The 1:5, 2:13; 2 Tim 3:15-17; 2 Pet 1:20-21; Jud 3-4)

Feb 15, 2017

Confession: Belgic Confession, Article 3,5 Scripture: Jeremiah 31:31-34, 2 Corinthians 10:3-5, 1 Thessalonians 1:5, 2:13, 2 Timothy 3:15-17,2 Peter 1:20-21, Jude 3-4 Preacher: Rev. David Inks Sermon Outline Introduction I. What is Sola Scriptura? II. Why “Sola”? III. How Do We Know Scripture is the Word of God? IV. How Do We Correctly Interpret it? V. […]

Pillars of Truth (BC 7, 1 Tim 6:20-21; 2 Tim 1:12-14, 2:1-3, 3:13-15, 4:1-7; 2 Pet 3:14-18; Jud 3-4)

Feb 8, 2017

Confession: Belgic Confession, Article 7 Scripture: 1 Timothy 6:20-21; 2 Timothy 1:12-14, 2:1-3, 3:13-15, 4:1-7; 2 Peter 3:14-18; Jude 3-4 Preacher: Rev. David Inks Sermon Outline Introduction I. Guard the Deposit of Truth II. Five Reformed Pillars of Truth III.Contend with Challenges to the Truth Conclusion Sermon Video https://youtu.be/gEcxBXUcpUE Belgic Confession Article 7. The sufficiency of […]