June 27, 2021 Bulletin

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

Order of Worship

Preparation for Worship

Prelude and Silent Prayer


Introit ~ “O Lord, Give Heed unto Our Plea”


* Hymn #15 ~ “Stand up and Bless the Lord”


Welcome and Announcements


Adoration of God

Call to Worship: Psalm 96:1-4


* Hymn #164 ~ “O for a Thousand Tongues to Sing”


Confession of Sin

* Reading of the Law: Exodus 20:1-17


Assurance of Pardon


Affirmation of Faith: Westminster Shorter Catechism; Q&A 67-69


Q. 67. Which is the sixth commandment?

A. 67. The sixth commandment is: You shall not murder.


Q. 68. What is required in the sixth commandment?

A. 68. The sixth commandment requires all lawful endeavors to preserve our own life and the life of others.


Q. 69. What is forbidden in the sixth commandment?

A. 69. The sixth commandment forbids us to take our own life or to take unjustly the life of our neighbor, or anything tending to these ends.


* Hymn #512 ~ “I Lay My Sins on Jesus”


Means of Grace

Pastoral Prayer and Lord’s Prayer


Old Testament Reading: Isaiah 59:15-20


New Testament Reading: 1 Peter 2:9-12


Sermon: “Time for Inventory” (Colossians 1:12b-14)


Hymn ~ “His Mercy is More”




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

“Time for Inventory”
(Colossians 1:12b-14)

I. Introduction


II. Qualified, Rescued, and Redeemed


A. The depth of each word


B. Get rid of the “add-ons”


III. Application and Conclusion


A. Look over your shoulder for a moment


B. Examine your life



Today: Nursery for children birth through three during 10am worship. Nursery open for self-serve during 8am worship.


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


Communication from us? Please fill out a pink card (on Information Table)


Today: Our missionaries to Muslims, Kyle and Courtney are with us


Today: Brief “Bible Day Camp” meeting for helpers after 10am worship


Reschedule Today’s Church Picnic: July 11th 1t Tacoma Baptist playfield (2052 South 64th St); A-L bring side dish and salad; M-Z bring side dish and dessert; 1-4pm; shade and fun 😊


Ladies’ Bible Study: Every other Thursday (next 7/1); 7pm; “The Rare Jewel of Christian Contentment”


Men’s Fireside Theology: Discussion of Sproul’s “Everyone’s a Theologian”; every other Friday (next 7/16); 7:30pm


Surprised by Suffering: Sproul video series; Friday’s; 5:45-8:45, 7/9


Bible Day Camp: July 26-29; ages 5 through entering 5th grade, signup today


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


CD of today’s sermon and assistive listening devices: See sound booth.


Next Week’s Sermon Text: Colossians 1:125-17


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