April 18, 2021
Call to WorshipPsalm 46:10
Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth!
Hymn of Praise“All People That on Earth Do Dwell”HMA #6
Scripture ReadingRomans 8:26-39
Confession of Sin and Assurance of Pardon 1 John 1:9
If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all righteousness.
Hymn of Petition “Spirit of God, Descend upon My Heart” #249
Confession of FaithWestminster Shorter Catechism #104-105
Q. 104What do we pray for in the fourth petition?
A.In the fourth petition, which is, Give us this day our daily bread, we pray that of God’s free gift we may receive a competent portion of the good things of this life, and enjoy his blessing with them.
Q. 105What do we pray for in the fifth petition?
A.In the fifth petition, which is, And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors, we pray that God, for Christ’s sake, would freely pardon all our sins; which we are the rather encouraged to ask, because by his grace we are enabled from the heart to forgive others.
The Preaching of God’s Word “Christ the King Rejected”
Hymn of Response“How Firm a Foundation” #275
Benediction Numbers 6:24-26
The LORD bless you and keep you; the LORD make his face to shine upon you and be gracious to you; the LORD lift up his countenance upon you and give you peace.