From the Pastor’s Desk: Practice What You Preach

Matthew 23:3,“For they preach, but do not practice.” “Practice what you preach” has become almost cliché in today’s world.  However, there is a significant Biblical truth contained in the words.  And that is because these words (or words very similar) were spoken by the Lord Jesus Christ.  Matthew 23 is a chapter of stinging rebuke from Jesus to the religious …

Order of Worship January 13, 2013 11:00am

Welcome and Announcements Scripture Meditation “I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” John 8:12 The Lord Calls Us to Worship * Salutation 1 Corinthians 1:3 * Call to Worship Isaiah 43:1-3 * Prayer of Invocation   Our Response to the Lord’s Call * Hymn of …

Reminder for Sunday January 6, 2013

Please remember that we will be celebrating the Lord’s Supper this Sunday, to prepare our hearts for the sacrament; and that we will be having our monthly fellowship meal following morning worship.

Order of Worship January 6, 2013 11:00am

Welcome and Announcements Scripture Meditation “Indeed, I count everything as loss because of the surpassing worth of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. For his sake I have suffered the loss of all things and count them as rubbish, in order that I may gain Christ.” Philippians 3:8 The Lord Calls Us to Worship * Salutation 1 Corinthians 1:3 * Call …

From the Pastors’ Desk: Jesus Touched Him

Matthew 8:3,“And Jesus stretched out his hand and touched him, saying, ‘I will; be clean.’ And immediately his leprosy was cleansed.” Matthew 8:1-4 describes what must have been quite an extraordinary scene.  These verses follow immediately upon the heels of The Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7).  As Jesus was coming down from the mountain and the crowds were surrounding …

A New Sermon Series Starts on January 6, 2013 at 11am at Cornerstone OPC

What would be your number one priority if you found yourself in a Roman prison in the first-century.  I’m sure for many of us, the answer would be, “Let me out of here.”  In fact, that is exactly where the Apostle Paul found himself some 2000 years ago.  Yet, the letter that he wrote from his jail to the Philippians …

New Adult Sunday School Series Starting on January 6, 2013

“My prayer life is not what I want it to be.”  No doubt we have all thought that at various points in our Christian lives.  Prayer is one of the chief blessings we have as children of God.  Indeed how can we grow our prayer lives and thus grow in our faith?  The first thing we ought to do is …

Please Come to Our Monthly Prayer Meeting 02 Jan, 2013 at 6:15pm

Your are invited to attend Cornerstone Orthodox Presbyterian Church’s monthly prayer meeting this Wednesday evening at the home of Drew and Christine Barnes at 2530 Teague Rd. Houston, TX 77080 . Dinner at 6:15pm, Prayer meeting begins at 7pm.  Please RSVP to 832-335-8135 or on Facebook.

Bible Calendars for the New Year of Our Lord 2013

Prayerfully reading through the whole of scripture is a worthy and rewarding goal for the coming year.  Below are six calendars with readings for most days. The links are to PDF documents. Bible Reading Plan from The Literary Study Bible: Daily Psalms or Wisdom Literature; Pentateuch or the History of Israel; Chronicles or Prophets; and Gospels or Epistles. Psalms, Isaiah, …

Order of Worship December 30, 2012 11:00am

Welcome and Announcements Scripture Meditation “In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was without form and void, and darkness was over the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters. And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. And God saw that the …