July 14, 2024 Bulletin

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

Order of Worship

Preparation for Worship

Prelude and Silent Prayer

Introit ~ “Ye Servants of God, Your Master Proclaim”

* Hymn #521 ~ “My Hope Is Built on Nothing Less”

Welcome and Announcements

Adoration of God

Call to Worship: Isaiah 55:6-7

* Hymn ~ “The Lord Is My Salvation”

Confession of Sin

* Reading of the Law: Ephesians 4:17-24

Assurance of Pardon

* Hymn ~ “Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing”

Means of Grace

Sacrament of Baptism

Pastoral Prayer and Lord’s Prayer

Old Testament Reading: Ezekiel 36:25-28

New Testament Reading: Titus 3:3-7

Sermon: “Dragged” (John 6:41-59)

* Hymn #460 ~ “Amazing Grace”


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

“Dragged” (John 6:41-59)

  1. Introduction
  2. More from the “Bread of Life”
    1. Why were they walking away?
    2. It’s not a nudge
  3. Application
    1. It’s Biblical Christianity
    2. Doctrine matters


Today: Nursery for children during Worship.

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

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

Today: All Church Picnic, 1-4pm; Please bring generous salad and side dish; Men’s Pie Baking Contest; meet the Leamans (Missionaries to Brazil); Bouncy House Slide; please sign up to help clean-up after picnic

Tuesday: “Trail Life” ages 5-17, 6:30pm; Fort Steilacoom Park (weather permitting)

Wednesday: Summer Youth Bible Study; 5:30-8:30pm

July 27-August 4: ERC Mission Trip to Yakama Reservation (Sacred Road)

Reminder: No food or drink in sanctuary

Pastoral Counseling? See Pastor Henry

Food Pantry: Food available for ERC families in kitchen

Next Week’s Sermon Text: John 6:60-71