A Little Time With The 1689: Day 288

Day 288 Of Religious Worship and the Sabbath Day. Chapter 22, Paragraph 7. “…which from the beginning of the World to the resurrection of Christ, was the last day of the week; and from the resurrection of Christ, was changed into the first day of the week which is called the Lord’s day; and is…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 287

Day 287 Of Religious Worship and the Sabbath Day. Chapter 22, Paragraph 7. “As it is the Law of nature, that in general a proportion of time by God’s appointment, be set apart for the Worship of God; so by his Word, in a positive-moral, and perpetual Commandment, binding all men, in all Ages, he…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 286

Day 286 Of Religious Worship and the Sabbath Day. Chapter 22, Paragraph 6. “…so more solemnly in the public Assemblies, which are not carelessly, nor willfully, to be neglected, or forsaken, when God by his word, or providence calls thereunto.” Scripture Lookup Hebrews 10:25 Acts 2:42 Reflection “All of life is worship.” You may have…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 285

Day 285 Of Religious Worship and the Sabbath Day. Chapter 22, Paragraph 6. “…and in secret each one by himself,…” Scripture Lookup Matthew 6:6 Reflection Private devotions are the hot thing in evangelicalism right now. It is the ultimate in Christian self-care: get your mocha nice and hot, your essential oil diffuser going, colored pencils…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 284

Day 284 Of Religious Worship and the Sabbath Day. Chapter 22, Paragraph 6. “…daily,…” Scripture Lookup Matthew 6:11 Psalm 55:17 Reflection The Confession states that family worship is to occur daily. Honestly, the first reaction to such a directive is to throw up my hands in frustration. There is so much going on each day,…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 283

Day 283 Of Religious Worship and the Sabbath Day. Chapter 22, Paragraph 6. “…as in private families…” Scripture Lookup Acts 10:2 Reflection Everyone everywhere is called to worship God. Each man, woman, and child is called to offer prayer and praise to the Creator of all things. As individuals we are to spend time worshiping…

A Little Time With The 1689: Day 282

Day 282 Of Religious Worship and the Sabbath Day. Chapter 22, Paragraph 6. “Neither Prayer, nor any other part of Religious worship, is now under the Gospel tied unto, or made more acceptable by, any place in which it is performed, or towards which it is directed; but God is to be worshipped everywhere in…