Lordís Day 13 Themes and Divisions

 

J. Kok

 

My Lord and my God!

 

  1. In these two names the congregation confesses her faith
  2. In these two names her hope is rooted
  3. To these two names her love is affixed

 

The majesty of Christ as Son of God and Lord of his people

 

  1. In his worthiness
  2. In his love
  3. In his Lordship

 

C. Stam

 

The confession of the Christian Church that Jesus is Lord

 

  1. This is his natural position
  2. This is his special honour

 

K. Dijk

 

Being a Son and being a child

 

  1. In their differences
  2. In their similarities

 

The certainty of our redemption lies in:

 

  1. Christ as Godís Son
  2. Christ as our Lord

 

J.H. van den Hoeven

 

The glory of our redemption is in God himself.

 

Our redemption is:

 

  1. Out of God (because our Redeemer is our God)
  2. Through God (because our Redeemer is our Brother)
  3. To God (because our Redeemer is our Lord)

 

W. Bredenhof

 

How the Lord Jesus Christ differs from us

 

  1. He is the eternal, natural Son Ė we are adopted children
  2. He is the Lord and Master Ė we are his possession

 

We have comfort in confessing Christ as the Son of God and our Lord

 

  1. The reality this comfort involves
  2. The responsibility this comfort entails

 

C. Bouwman

 

The child of God is a slave to God and thankful for it

 

  1. The curse of slavery to Satan
  2. The privilege of slavery to God
  3. The consequence of slavery to God

 

G. Van Popta

 

Jesus Christ, Godís only-begotten Son, our Lord

 

  1. His majesty
  2. His grace
  3. His claim

 

D. Wynia

 

Our Saviour Jesus is the only-begotten Son of God and our Lord

 

  1. The gospel of his Sonship
  2. The gospel of our sonship
  3. The gospel of his Lordship