Message Notes 6.13.21 | How Should We Spend Sunday? | Hebrews 10:24-25
And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the Day drawing near.
(Hebrews 10:24–25 ESV)
I. Why we should typically spend Sunday in worship, instruction, prayer, and rest from our normal duties.
A. Jesus rose from the dead on Sunday
I was in the Spirit on the Lord’s day, and I heard behind me a loud voice like a trumpet
(Revelation 1:10 ESV)
On the first day of the week, when we were gathered together to break bread, Paul talked with them, intending to depart on the next day, and he prolonged his speech until midnight.
(Acts 20:7 ESV)
B. Typically on Sunday we should gather the saints for worship, instruction, fellowship, the Lord’s supper, and prayer.
And they devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers.
(Acts 2:42 ESV)
Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God.
(Colossians 3:16 ESV)
1) We gather for worship
2) We gather for instruction in God’s Word
3) We gather for fellowship
4) We gather for the Lord’s Supper
5) We gather for prayer
II. Typically we should spend Sunday resting from ordinary duties.
And he said to them, “The Sabbath was made for man, not man for the Sabbath.
(Mark 2:27 ESV)