Friday, July 25, 2014

Outline of Service 27th July 2014

Remember – The Future is in the Past  2 Peter 3:1-2

Hymn 117:  God’s Continuing Faithfulness
The Lord’s Prayer from Luke 11:2-4
Psalm 118:1, 14, 17-24  Today - the Gate of the Lord

Bible Readings:                                                   
Moses Remembers:  Deut 10:1-5, 12; 11:1-9
Stephen Remembers:  Acts 6:7-15; 7:1-6, 44-59
Don’t You Forget!:  2 Peter 3:1-4, 13-14, 17-18

Hymn 32 – Tune 34:  Remember and Learn

·        The Bible relates events of the past to help show us the future
·        Our belief witnesses to God’s truth in His Word
·        His Word sets a goal for us for the future
·        The gates of righteousness open the way to the goal, and lead to life
·        Let us seek to “not die, but live, and declare the works of the Lord”
·        Remember – disobedience has brought death but obedience will bring life

Hymn 125:  Fullness of Life – Immortality


Friday, July 4, 2014

Outline of Service 13th July 2014

The Test and the Rest  Psalm 95:10,11

Hymn 105:  Worship in God’s Presence
The Lord’s Prayer from Luke 11:2-4
Psalm 95:1-11  Call to Worship

Bible Readings:                                                   
Israel Tested in the Wilderness:  Deut 1:1-3, 6-15, 20-27, 34-40
The Way of Life:  Matthew 7:21-29-
The Promised Rest:  Hebrews 3:7-19

Hymn 96:  The Great Shepherd

·        God tested Israel in the wilderness to see if they would obey His Word
·        God tests each of  us to see if we will obey His Word
·        Have we set the right focus for our lives
·        God wants us to obey and live, but Satan temps us to disobey and die
·        Let us seek to conquer the Mountain (the evil in the flesh) and overcome physical death without passing through the Wilderness to reach the Promised Land

Hymn 26:  Rest for All