"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
Monday, May 21, 2018
Transforming Hearts, Conforming to Christ

Worship Order - Morning

Morning Worship Service
May 20, 2018                    

Theme: God's Powerful Call
Vow and Salutation
Call to Worship:  Psalm 47: 1-7
Prayer of Invocation and Adoration

Hymn of Adoration: #33  "Let Us With a Gladsome Mind"
Reading of God's Law: Isaiah 1: 16-17
Prayer of Confession
The Gospel Promise: Isaiah 1: 18-20
"Gloria Patri"(Red Trinity Hymnal, page 735):
    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/Lord's Prayer
Hymn of Preparation:  #591 "Jesus Calls Us"
Reading of God's Word:   Mark 2: 13-17
Prayer for Illumination

Sermon:  "Jesus, What a Friend for Sinners!"
Prayer of Application
"Doxology" (Red Trinity Hymnal, page 733)
Prayer for the Offering
Hymn of Response: #498 "Jesus, What a Friend for Sinners!"
The congregation is encouraged to use the prelude as a time of silent reflection and preparation for worship.
Please prepare your hearts and minds to meet with the Lord.
 ~Sermon Outline~
"Jesus, What a Friend for Sinners!"
Mark 2: 13-17
 I. When Jesus effectually calls even the most notorious sinners, they follow him (vs. 13-14).
II. Jesus came not to call the righteous, but sinners, to repentance (v. 15-17).