"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
Sunday, December 09, 2018
Transforming Hearts, Conforming to Christ

Worship Order - Evening


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 ► The 2nd Sunday evening of each month is devoted to elder-led prayer in lieu of the evening service.
        
Our next Congregational Prayer Meeting will be held December 9th, at 5:00 p.m. in the North Education
          building. Please join us.
   
 
December 2, 2018
 
 
Theme:  The Christian's Faithfulness

Announcements
 
Missionary Update
 
Silent Prayer
 
Call to Worship:  Ephesians 1: 3-6
  
Prayer of Adoration, Invocation & Confession
 
Hymn of Adoration:  #342 "Christ Is Made the Sure Foundation"
 
Confession of Faith:  Westminster Shorter Catechism questions 70-72    

       Q. 70. Which is the seventh commandment?
       A. The seventh commandment is, Thou shalt not commit adultery.

       Q. 71. What is required in the seventh commandment?
       A. The seventh commandment requireth the preservation of our own and our neighbor’s chastity, in heart, speech, and behavior.

       Q. 72. What is forbidden in the seventh commandment?
       A. The seventh commandment forbiddeth all unchaste thoughts, words, and actions.

Offering and Prayer for Offering

Psalm of Thanksgiving:  Psalter 122A "I Was Filled with Joy and Gladness"

Prayer of Thanksgiving and Supplication
 
Psalm of Preparation:  Psalm 41A "How Blessed the Man Who Guides the Poor" 
 
Reading of God's Word:   Philippians 1: 27-30
 
Prayer of Illumination
 
Sermon: "The Single-Minded Church"
 
Prayer of Application 
 
Hymn of Response:  #353 "I Love Thy Kingdom, Lord"
 
Benediction
 
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~SERMON OUTLINE~
 "The Single-Minded Church"
Philippians 1: 27-30
Rev. Dan Clay preaching
 
Teaching:  The Church of Jesus Christ, and each follower of Christ, must be single-minded in living worthily of the gospel of Christ.
 
 
  I.  The Single-Minded Church lives worthily of the gospel. (1:27a)
 II.  The Single-Minded Church stands together in one spirit. (1:27b)
III.  The Single-Minded Church contends earnestly for the faith. (1: 27-28)
IV.  The Single-Minded Church suffers courageously for the sake of Jesus. (1:28)