"All the paths of the LORD are steadfast love and faithfulness, for those who keep His covenant and His testimonies" (Psalm 25:10).
Covenant Church (PCA) - Houston, TX
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Transforming Hearts, Conforming to Christ

Worship Order - Morning

 

 ~ Morning Worship Service      

               November 1, 2020 
                  
 
 
We encourage you to worship with us in-person or via Facebook Live at 11 AM
and 5 PM.  The link to the Facebook page for our worship services is 
here.

Please note: Masks are required during the entire morning worship service, as well as
when entering, leaving and moving about the building. 

 
 
 
Preaching:  Rev. Lou Veiga, Senior Pastor
 
Theme:  Addressing God in Prayer
 
Vow and Salutation
 
Call to Worship:  Psalm 99:5
Exalt the LORD our God;
     worship at his footstool!
     Holy is he!

Prayer of Invocation and Adoration

Psalm of Adoration: Psalter 100A "All People That on Earth Do Dwell" 

God's Law:   Hebrew 12:28-29
28 Therefore let us be grateful for receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, and thus let us offer to God acceptable worship, with reverence and awe, 29 for our God is a consuming fire.

Prayer of Confession

God's Gospel Promise:  1 Timothy 3:16
16 Great indeed, we confess, is the mystery of godliness:
          He was manifested in the flesh,
               vindicated by the Spirit,
                    seen by angels,
          proclaimed among the nations,
               believed on in the world,
                    taken up in glory.

"Gloria Patri": 
       Glory be to the Father, and to the Son,
     and to the Holy Ghost; as it was in the
     beginning, is now and ever shall be,
     world without end. Amen, amen.

Prayer of Thanksgiving & Supplication/The Lord's Prayer
     Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name. 
     Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven.
     Give us this day our daily bread, 
     and forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors.
     And lead us not into temptation but deliver us from evil,
     for Thine is the kingdom and the power and the glory, forever. 
     Amen.

Psalm Preparation:  Psalter 2A "Why Do Gentile Nations Rage?"

Reading of God's Word:  Matthew 6:9 
9 Pray then like this:
     "Our Father in heaven,
          hallowed be your name.

Prayer for Illumination

Sermon:  "The Lord's Prayer"

Lord's Supper
 
Prayer of Application

Offering and Prayer

"Doxology" #733  

Hymn of Response:  #537 "Take Time to Be Holy"

Benediction
 
  ♦
 
The congregation is encouraged to be seated a few minutes early to prepare their
hearts and minds to meet with the Lord.
 
 
~SERMON~
"The Lord's Prayer"
Matthew 6:9
 
 
Teaching: You are to address God as your Heavenly Father at prayer, professing his glory to be your chief desire.

 
Main Points:
1.  Jesus teaches you a special form of prayer.
2.  Jesus commands you to pray in a manner acceptable to God.
3.  Jesus' great desire is for you to glorify God in prayer.