Why Is Our Liturgy The Way It Is?

There has to be a better way to say that, but that’s what you get for now… I had someone suggest I give a brief explanation of our liturgy before we worship Sunday, so I prepared some thoughts and it, well, it turned out to be not so brief. The results of those thoughts are…

Preparing for the Supper: Considering our sin in light of Christ’s fulfilling Sacrifice

Yesterday we looked at the moral law, summarized in the Ten Commandments and commanded by Christ himself, as the basis for what it means to recommit ourselves to our Savior in the Lord’s Supper. Recommittal is an act we do daily as Christians, as often as we repent we are recommitting ourselves to Jesus, but…

Ash Wednesday

Tomorrow (2/14/2024) is Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent (or Quadragesima, if you’re feeling fancy). Friday KVPC is having a sausage dinner commemorating the Affair of the Sausages, essentially denying the efficacy and necessity of Lent. I thought I’d express some of my thoughts regarding this. If you’d like a history of it a quick…