Friday, February 27, 2015

Sydney Service 8th March 2015 - Outline

Outline of Service 8th March 2015

Be Subject Unto the Higher Powers   Romans 13:1

Hymn 128:  The Sovereign God
The Lord’s Prayer from Luke 11:2-4
Psalm 61:1-8:  Confidence God is in Control  

Bible Readings:                                                   
David’s Respect for God’s Authority:  1 Samuel 24:1-8; 16-22; 26:1-4, 7-11, 17-21, 25 
Another Realm:  Ephesians 6:10-13
God’s Way:  Romans 13:1-14

Hymn 95:  God’s Universe

·        David recognised God’s absolute authority
·        Satan endeavours to turn us away from God
·        God’s Plan will give us victory over Satan and the evil in His time
·        If we seek God will give us strength to wait for His deliverance
·        Let us seek to God to remove the evil from within us so Satan cannot attract us to sin
·        The hope will be realised when Jesus Christ returns.

Hymn 71:  God Gains the Victory

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Service Sydney Church 22nd February 2015

Outline of Service 22nd February 2015

Jealousy is Cruel  Song of Solomon 8:6

Hymn 122:  The Conflict Within
The Lord’s Prayer from Luke 11:2-4
Psalm 35:1, 19-28:  Plead My Cause  

Bible Readings:                                                   
Saul’s Jealousy:  1 Samuel 22:1-8; 23:14-18, 24-29
Cain’s Jealousy:  Genesis 4:1-9
Lucifer’s Jealousy:  Isaiah 14:12-17
Self-Promotion:  2 Thessalonians 2:1-7
A Better Way:  Matthew 5:1-14

Hymn 26:  God’s Plan

·        Saul was jealous of David ; Satan is jealous of God
·        We must learn that God is in control of our lives and we should thank Him for what we have  - not complain about we have not
·        God has made each of us different and we must learn to accept the uniqueness of our life 
·        Stan attracts us to be jealous of God’s Power and Plans for our lives
·        In God’s New Kingdom there will be many Mansions, but each person will be happy living in the one God gives them

Hymn 54:  God Rules over All

Friday, February 6, 2015

Service 8th February 2015 Sydney Church

Outline of Service 8th February 2015

Friendships  1 Samuel 18:1

Hymn 105:  Being with a Friend
The Lord’s Prayer from Luke 11:2-4
Psalm 139:1-12:  An Ever-present Friend  

Bible Readings:                                                   
David and Jonathan:  1 Samuel 18:1-5; 19:1-7, 9-13; 20:1-4, 18-23, 37-42,
Close Friends:  Matthew 17:1-9
Friends with Jesus Christ:  John 15:8-16

Hymn 47:  God’s Standard

·        David and Jonathan developed a friendship
·        Through obedience we can develop a friendship with Jesus Christ
·        Our friendship with Jesus Christ will invoke the wrath of the Devil
·        We must be true to our Friend, and Satan’s power will eventually lose its hold on us
·        Let us look for our Friend’s return to this Earth so that we can experience a physical as well as a spiritual relationship with Him. 

Hymn 123:  A Friend to all Generations