Preaching the Penitential Psalms for Lent: Sermon Notes
John Pless offers thoughts on preaching for your midweek Lent sermons.
Preaching the Penitential Psalms in Lent: Service Notes
This post contains notes on orders of service, texts, and hymns for your midweek Lent services.
Gospel: Matthew 17:1-9 (Transfiguration: Series A)
God interrupts Peter, but not only to quiet him. He also directs Peter to listen to someone else.
Epistle: 2 Peter 1:16-21 (Transfiguration: Series A)
The coming of Jesus the Son was the fulfillment of all the Old Testament promises and prophesies, types and covenants. His resurrection and, as Peter asserts here, His transfiguration proved it.
Old Testament: Exodus 28:8-18 (Transfiguration; Series A)
Because God makes the rules He is free to break them when He chooses, however, God only breaks His own rules on the side of grace!