Weekly Devotion from Spurgeon’s “Morning and Evening”

“The Lord’s portion is his people.” Deuteronomy 32:9 How are they his? By his own sovereign choice. He chose them, and set his love upon them. This he did altogether apart from any goodness in them at the time, or any goodness which he foresaw in them. He had mercy on whom he would have mercy, and ordained a chosen …

Order of Worship for 11/19/2017

Welcome and Announcements   Scripture Meditation    “He drew me up from the pit of destruction … and set my feet upon a rock … he put a new song in my mouth, a song of praise to our God.” Psalm 40:2-3            The Lord Calls Us to Worship   * Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3 * Call to Worship         …

Weekly Devotion from Spurgeon’s “Morning and Evening”

“As ye have received Christ Jesus the Lord.” Colossians 2:6 The life of faith is represented as receiving—an act which implies the very opposite of anything like merit. It is simply the acceptance of a gift. As the earth drinks in the rain, as the sea receives the streams, as night accepts light from the stars, so we, giving nothing, …

Order of Worship for 11/12/2017

Welcome and Announcements   Scripture Meditation    “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation.  The old has passed away; behold, the new has come.  All this is from God …” 2 Corinthians 5:17            The Lord Calls Us to Worship   * Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3 * Call to Worship                                                                  Psalm 124:8 * Prayer …

Order of Worship for 11/5/2017

Welcome and Announcements   Scripture Meditation    “Seek the Lord while he may be found; call upon him while he is near.” Isaiah 55:6            The Lord Calls Us to Worship   * Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3 * Call to Worship                                                                  Psalm 40:16 * Prayer of Invocation   Our Response to the Lord’s Call   * Hymn of …

Order of Worship for 10/29/2017

Welcome and Announcements   Scripture Meditation    “The saying is trustworthy and deserving of full acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, of whom I am the foremost.” 1 Timothy 1:15            The Lord Calls Us to Worship   * Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3 * Call to Worship                                                             Psalm 86:11-12 * Prayer of Invocation …

Weekly Devotion from Spurgeon’s “Morning and Evening”

2 John 2 For the truths sake, which dwelleth in us, and shall be with us for ever. Once let the truth of God obtain an entrance into the human heart and subdue the whole man unto itself, no power human or infernal can dislodge it. We entertain it not as a guest but as the master of the house-this …

Weekly Devotion from Spurgeon’s “Morning and Evening”

“Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice.” 1 Samuel 15:22 Saul had been commanded to slay utterly all the Amalekites and their cattle. Instead of doing so, he preserved the king, and suffered his people to take the best of the oxen and of the sheep. When called to account for this, he declared that he did it with a …

Order of Worship for 10/22/17

Welcome and Announcements   Scripture Meditation    “And because of him you are in Christ Jesus, who became to us wisdom from God, righteousness and sanctification and redemption.” 1 Corinthians 1:30            The Lord Calls Us to Worship   * Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3 * Call to Worship                                                                 Psalm 34:1-3 * Prayer of Invocation   Our Response to …

Weekly Devotion from Spurgeon’s “Morning and Evening”

Lamentations 3:41 Let us lift up our heart with our hands unto God in the heavens. The act of prayer teaches us our unworthiness, which is a very salutary lesson for such proud beings as we are. If God gave us favours without constraining us to pray for them we should never know how poor we are, but a true …