August 16, 2020
Order of Worship 8-16-2020
Call to Worship Psalm 99:5
Exalt the LORD our God; worship at his footstool! Holy is he!
Hymn of Praise “Come, Christians, Join to Sing” #108
Confession of Sin and Assurance of Pardon 1 John 1:8-9
If we say we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us. If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.
Hymn of Assurance “Complete in Thee” HMA #28
Confession of Faith Westminster Shorter Catechism #7-9
- 7 What are the decrees of God?
- The decrees of God are, his eternal purpose, according to the counsel of his will, whereby, for his own glory, he hath foreordained whatsoever comes to pass.
- 8 How doth God execute his decrees?
- God executeth his decrees in the works of creation and providence.
- 9 What is the work of creation?
- The work of creation is, God’s making all things of nothing, by the word of his power, in the space of six days, and all very good.
The Preaching of God’s Word “Lessons from the Cross”
Hymn of Response “I Surrender All” #366
Benediction 1 Thessalonians 5:23-24
Now may the God of peace himself sanctify you completely, and may your whole spirit and soul and body be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. He who calls you is faithful; he will surely do it.