Lordís Day 26 Themes and Divisions

 

C. Stam

 

Holy Baptism signfies and seals to us the promise of God concerning the washing of our soul.

 

1.      The necessity of this washing

2.      The power of this washing

 

B. Holwerda

 

The sacrament of holy baptism

 

1.      The connection between church and individual

2.      The connection between sign and seal

3.      The connection between promise and demand

 

R.H. Bremmer

 

Christ and our baptism

 

1.      We are washed in Christís blood through baptism

2.      We are sanctified by his Spirit through baptism

3.      Our faith in his promises will be strengthened through baptism

 

C. Bouwman

 

In the midst of lifeís struggles, God reassures his people through baptism of his unfailing love.

 

1.      The promise of holy baptism

2.      The obligation of holy baptism

 

R. Schouten

 

Baptism gives assurance of salvation

 

1.      The privileges of being baptized

2.      The responsibilities of being baptized

 

K. Dijk

 

We are baptized in Christ Jesus Ė and that means:

 

1.      At his command

2.      In his fellowship

3.      To his glory

Baptism as a seal of grace

 

1.      How does baptism seal?

2.      What does baptism seal?

 

Covenant and baptism

 

1.      From Godís side

2.      From our side

 

The baptism in the name of the Triune God, in the name

 

1.      Of the Father

2.      Of the Son

3.      Of the Holy Spirit

 

J. Kok

 

Holy Baptism

 

1.      Its origin

2.      Its meaning

3.      Its power

 

W. Bredenhof

 

Baptism is about Godís promises to us

 

God promises:

 

1.      Washing with Christís blood

2.      Washing with Christís Spirit