Walking in the Light

1 John 2:1-6

We walk in God’s light by clinging to Jesus Christ.

RESOURCES: ESV Study Bible; Reformed Expository Commentary: 1-3 John by Douglas Sean O’Donnell; What does it mean to ‘accept Jesus’? by Ray Ortlund Jr.; An Open Letter to Those Frustrated by Their Progress in Sanctification by David Powlison

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The Word of Life

1 John 1:1-4; 5:13

The good news about Jesus Christ comes to us through the Apostles for our salvation, joy, and assurance.

RESOURCES: ESV Study Bible; Reformed Expository Commentary: 1-3 John by Douglas Sean O’Donnel; Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament by Karen H. Jobes; The Meaning of Christmas by Tim Keller.

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The Suffering Servant

Isaiah 52:13-53:12

The Servant comes to suffer as a substitute for his people.

RESOURCES: ESV Study Bible; The Gospel According to Isaiah 53, edited by Darrell Bock and Mitch Glaser; The Prophecy of Isaiah: An Introduction and Commentary by J. Alec Motyr

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The Wise and Obedient Servant

Isaiah 50:4-11

God’s wise and obedient servant suffers and is vindicated to save his people forever

RESOURCES: ESV Study Bible; The Book of Isaiah (New International Commentary on the Old Testament by Edward J. Young; The Prophecy of Isaiah: An Introduction & Commentary by J. Alec Motyr

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A People of the Covenant

Nehemiah 9:38-10:39

In response to God’s faithfulness, God’s people are committed to be faithful to him.

RESOURCES: ESV Study Bible; Dictionary of Biblical Imagery, GE: Leland Ryken, James C Wilhoit, Tremper Longman III; Reformed Expository Commentary: Ezra & Nehemiah by Derek Thomas

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A People of Confession

Nehemiah 9:1-38

True worship involves genuine confession of sin.

RESOURCES: ESV Study Bible; Reformed Expository Commentary: Ezra & Nehemiah by Derek Thomas; Life at the Bottom: The Worldview That Makes the Underclass by Theodore Dalrymple

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