You can find out some of why this is true in our latest newsletter. This issue is dedicated to the Primacy of Preaching.
Two of the articles express the inherent power of the spoken word and why sermons ought to demand our attention. The third deals with some practical steps on what we who listen to the Word ought to do.
Ultimately, when you come to Providence, you'll notice a special regard for this part of the service. That's because we truly believe that this time is a "thus says the Lord" moment.