"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, January 17, 2019
Transforming Hearts, Conforming to Christ

Worship Order - Morning


 Morning Worship Service      

 January 20, 2019                    

Theme:  The Church: God's Eternal Dwelling Place
Vow and Salutation
Call to Worship:  Psalm 122: 1-5
Prayer of Invocation and Adoration

Hymn of Adoration:   #40 "God Is Our Refuge and Our Strength" 
God's Law:   Ephesians 6:11-19
Prayer of Confession
God's Gospel Promise:   Matthew 16:13-18
"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/concluding with the Lord's Prayer
     Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name. 
     Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done in 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.
Hymn of Preparation:  #310  "Rejoice, the Lord Is King"
Reading of God's Word:   Revelation 11:1-2
Prayer for Illumination

Sermon:  "God's City Is Trampled; God's Temple Stands" 
Prayer of Application
"Doxology" (Red Trinity Hymnal, page 733)
Prayer for the Offering
Hymn of Response:  #92  "A Mighty Fortress Is Our God"
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.
 "God's City Is Trampled; God's Temple Stands"
 Revelation 11:1-2
Rev. Lou Veiga preaching
 Teaching:  God continues to dwell in the midst of his church on earth despite the rage of the nations against her.
 I.  Christ's Church Will Stand Until the End of Time.
II.  The Holy City Will Be Trampled by the Nations Until the End of Time.