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The Wages of Sin

The answer to question 19 in the Shorter Catechism reminds us of the terrible misery of mankind due to sin. ‘All mankind by their fall lost communion with God, are under His wrath and curse, and so made liable to … Continue reading

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The Sinful Heart of Man

We read in Jeremiah 17:9 that, ‘The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked: who can know it?’ Here the Lord gives a most solemn verdict on the sinful heart of man. Many people are unwilling to accept … Continue reading

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Ahaz – Sadly deceived

Ahaz was one of the wicked kings of Judah. Despite knowing the history of David and other of his godly forebears, he went very far astray. Ahaz plunged deeply into the sin of idolatry. Instead of repenting and seeking the … Continue reading

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God made man upright

Recently we resumed our series of sermons on the doctrines of Scripture as these are systematized in the Shorter Catechism. Question 13 states, ‘Did our first parents continue in the estate in which they were created? The answer given informs … Continue reading

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