"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
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Transforming Hearts, Conforming to Christ

Worship Order - Morning

 
Morning Worship Service
                        
August 13, 2017
 
 
 
Theme:  In God We Trust
 
Vow and Salutation
 
Call to Worship:  Psalm 117

Prayer of Invocation and Adoration

Hymn of Adoration: #45  "Now unto Us Jehovah, Ye Sons of the Mighty"
 
Reading of God's Law:  Ephesians 4: 29-32
  
Prayer of Confession
 
The Gospel Promise:   Ephesians 1: 3-9
 
"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: #605 "All the Way My Savior Leads Me"
 
 
Reading of God's Word:  Genesis 43: 1-15
 
Prayer for Illumination

Sermon:  "Distrust and Sorrow in the Church"
 
Prayer of Application
 
Offering
 
"Doxology" (Red Trinity Hymnal, page 731)
 
Prayer for the Offering
 
Hymn of Response: #134 "God Will Take Care of You"
 
Benediction
 
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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~
"Who Will You Trust?"
Genesis 43: 1-15
 
  I.  God's People Are Providentially Constrained to Help One Another
 
 II.  God's People Find It Difficult to Trust One Another
 
III.  God's People Must Encourage That Trust
 
IV.  God's People Ultimately Learn to Trust God