July 31, 2022 Bulletin

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

Order of Worship

Preparation for Worship

Prelude and Silent Prayer


Introit ~ “Book of Books, Our People’s Strength”


* Hymn #167 ~ “When Morning Gilds the Skies”


Welcome and Announcements


Adoration of God

Call to Worship: Psalm 89:5-8


* Hymn #535 ~ “O the Deep, Deep Love of Jesus!”


Confession of Sin

* Reading of the Law: Matthew 5:17-21


Assurance of Pardon


Affirmation of Faith: Westminster Shorter Catechism, Q&A 27-28


Q. 27. In what did Christ’s humiliation consist?

Christ’s humiliation consisted in being born, and that in a poor circumstance; in being subject to God’s law; in undergoing the miseries of this life, the wrath of God and the curse of death on the cross; in being buried; and in continuing under the power of death for a time.


Q. 28. In what does Christ’s exaltation consist?

Christ’s exaltation consists in his rising again from the dead on the third day; in ascending into heaven; in sitting at the right hand of God the Father; and in coming to judge the world at the last day.


* Hymn #457 ~ “Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing”


Means of Grace

Pastoral Prayer and Lord’s Prayer


Old Testament Reading: Genesis 2:15-25


New Testament Reading: 1 Timothy 2:8-15


Sermon: “Gender Distinction” (1 Corinthians 11:2–16)


Hymn #709 ~ “Now I Belong to Jesus”




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

“Gender Distinction” (1 Corinthians 11:2-16)

I. Introduction


II. Worship and Gender Distinction


A. The difficulty of the text


B. Distinction and interdependence


III. Application and Conclusion


A. God’s principles don’t change, methods may


B. The war on gender



Today: Nursery for children birth through three during 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)


This Week: “Sacred Road” Mission Team at Yakima Reservation


Monday and Wednesday: Abortion Ministry Outreach


Thursday: Youth/Parent Summer Study; eat, play, learn; a study on phone’s impact; 5:30-8:30pm


Friday: “Equipping the Saints”; 7pm; “The Weapon of Prayer”


Saturday: Double “Baby Shower”; 10am


Bible Day Camp: August 8-11; 9-11:30am (Pre-K through 5th grade)


Church Picnic: August 21 (Talent Show)


Food Pantry: Food available for church families in kitchen


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


Next Week’s Sermon Text: 1 Corinthians 11:17-34


“Amending the Soil” Christian Education Conference

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