Trinity Chapel Charlotte (ARP) is a parish church in the Presbyterian tradition gathering and growing strong disciples of Christ through Word, Sacraments, and Prayer. We are a mission of the Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church.

Sermons on Psalms

Total Transformation: The Meaning of the Reformation for Today

Psalms 126 Restore Our Fortunes, O Lord 1 When the Lord restored the fortunes of Zion,     we were like those who dream. 2 Then our mouth was filled with laughter,     and our tongue with shouts of joy; then they said among the nations,     “The Lord has done great things for them.” 3 The Lord has done great things for us;     we are glad. 4 Restore our fortunes, O Lord,     like streams in the Negeb! 5 Those who…

Where Is Your God?

Psalm 42 1 As a deer pants for flowing streams,     so pants my soul for you, O God. 2 My soul thirsts for God,     for the living God. When shall I come and appear before God?[b] 3 My tears have been my food     day and night, while they say to me all the day long,     “Where is your God?” 4 These things I remember,     as I pour out my…

Who is the King of Glory?

Psalm 24 The earth is the Lord‘s and the fullness thereof,     the world and those who dwell therein, 2 for he has founded it upon the seas     and established it upon the rivers. 3 Who shall ascend the hill of the Lord?     And who shall stand in his holy place? 4 He who has clean hands and a pure heart,     who does not lift up his soul to what is false     and does not…

The Most Important Things to Know About Jesus

Psalm 110 1 The Lord says to my Lord:     “Sit at my right hand, until I make your enemies your footstool.” 2 The Lord sends forth from Zion     your mighty scepter.     Rule in the midst of your enemies! 3 Your people will offer themselves freely     on the day of your power,     in holy garments; from the womb of the morning,     the dew of your youth will be yours. 4 The Lord has sworn     and will not change his mind,…

Thirsting For God

Psalm 63 A Psalm of David, when he was in the wilderness of Judah. 63 O God, you are my God; earnestly I seek you;     my soul thirsts for you; my flesh faints for you,     as in a dry and weary land where there is no water. 2 So I have looked upon you in the sanctuary,     beholding your power and glory. 3 Because your steadfast love is better than…

Will You Join The Refrain in 2018?

Psalm 29 Ascribe to the Lord, O heavenly beings,     ascribe to the Lord glory and strength. 2 Ascribe to the Lord the glory due his name;     worship the Lord in the splendor of holiness. 3 The voice of the Lord is over the waters;     the God of glory thunders,     the Lord, over many waters. 4 The voice of the Lord is powerful;     the voice of the Lord is full of majesty. 5 The voice of the Lord breaks the cedars;     the Lord breaks the cedars of Lebanon. 6 He makes…

“Jesus Came: The Psalms of Christmas” | “He Came to Bring the Promise”

Psalm 89:1-4 A Maskil of Ethan the Ezrahite. 89 I will sing of the steadfast love of the Lord, forever;    with my mouth I will make known your faithfulness to all generations. 2 For I said, “Steadfast love will be built up forever;     in the heavens you will establish your faithfulness.” 3 You have said, “I have made a covenant with my chosen one;     I have sworn to David my servant: 4 ‘I will establish your offspring forever,…

“Jesus Came: The Psalms of Christmas” | “He Came to Bring Joy”

Psalm 126 When the Lord restored the fortunes of Zion,     we were like those who dream. 2 Then our mouth was filled with laughter,     and our tongue with shouts of joy; then they said among the nations,     “The Lord has done great things for them.” 3 The Lord has done great things for us;     we are glad. 4 Restore our fortunes, O Lord,     like streams in the Negeb! 5 Those who sow in tears     shall…

“Jesus Came: The Psalms of Christmas” | “He Came to Bring Peace”

Psalm 85 To the choirmaster. A Psalm of the Sons of Korah.  Lord, you were favorable to your land;     you restored the fortunes of Jacob. 2 You forgave the iniquity of your people;     you covered all their sin. Selah 3 You withdrew all your wrath;     you turned from your hot anger. 4 Restore us again, O God of our salvation,     and put away your indignation toward us! 5 Will you be angry with…

“Jesus Came: The Psalms of Christmas” | “He Came to Bring Salvation”

Psalm 80 To the choirmaster: according to Lilies. A Testimony. Of Asaph, a Psalm. 80 Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel,     you who lead Joseph like a flock. You who are enthroned upon the cherubim, shine forth. 2     Before Ephraim and Benjamin and Manasseh, stir up your might     and come to save us! 3 Restore us, O God;     let your face shine, that we may be saved! 4 O Lord God of hosts,     how long will you…