February 5, 2023 Bulletin

By grace alone, through faith alone, because of Christ alone

Order of Worship

Preparation for Worship

Prelude and Silent Prayer


Introit ~ “Come, Thou Almighty King”


* Hymn #520 ~ “Jesus, Thy Blood and Righteousness”


Welcome and Announcements


Adoration of God

Call to Worship: Psalm 46:10


* Hymn #44~ “How Great Thou Art”


Anthem ~ “I’d Rather Have Jesus”


Confession of Sin

* Reading of the Law: Ten Commandments (Exodus 20:1-17)


Assurance of Pardon


Affirmation of Faith: Westminster Shorter Catechism, Q&A 82-84


Q. 82. Is any man able to keep the commandments of God perfectly?

A. 82. No mere human person, since the fall, is able to keep the commandments of God perfectly in this life, but breaks them daily in thought, word, and deed.


Q. 83. Are all transgressions of the law equally sinful?

A. 83. Some sins, because of their nature and the circumstances, are more sinful in the sight of God than others.


Q. 84. What does every sin deserve?

A. 84. Although some sins will be more severely punished than others, yet every sin deserves God’s wrath and curse, both in this life and the life that is to come.


* Hymn ~ “His Robes for Mine”


Means of Grace

Pastoral Prayer and Lord’s Prayer


Old Testament Reading: Psalm 2:1-12


New Testament Reading: Romans 3:21-26


Sermon: “Righteous by Another” (Philippians 3:1–11)


Hymn #642 ~ “Be Thou My Vision”




Response and Blessing

* Doxology to the tune of “For All the Saints” #358


Praise ye the Lord, His mighty works acclaim:

His years are endless, yet is He the same

O sing His praise, give glory to His holy name:

Alleluia, Alleluia. Amen


* Blessing/Benediction


[* indicates to please stand]


Sermon Notes

“Righteous by Another”(Philippians 3:1-11)

I. Introduction


II. Through Faith in Jesus


A. Dealing with false teaching


B. Justification, sanctification, and glorification


III. Conclusion and Application


A. How did Jesus make us righteous?


B. You can’t dress yourself!



Today: Nursery for children birth through three during Sunday School and Worship.


Today: The “Worship Training Room” (across from kitchen) is available for young families (livestream available)


Communication from us? Please fill out a Communication Card (on back table)


Monday: Bible Day Camp Volunteer sign-up; register online


Wednesday: Bible Education Night; 6pm dinner, 6:30 singing, 6:45-7:30pm classes and Small Groups for all


Abortion Ministry: Ask for this week’s schedule


February 26: Congregational Meeting; 11:45am – 1pm


Pastoral Counseling? See Associate Pastor Henry Flowers


Food Pantry: Food available for church families in kitchen


Please: Food and drink limited to Fellowship Hall. Thank you


Next Week’s Sermon Text: Philippians 3:12-21


“Amending the Soil” Christian Education Conference

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