June 9, 2024 Bulletin

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

Order of Worship

Preparation for Worship

Prelude and Silent Prayer

Introit ~ “Awake, My Tongue, Thy Tribute Bring”

* Hymn #295 ~ “Crown Him with Many Crowns”

Welcome and Announcements

Adoration of God

Call to Worship: Psalm 111:10

* Hymn #4 ~ “All Praise to God Who Reigns Above”

Confession of Sin

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

Assurance of Pardon

* Hymn ~ “The Lord Is My Salvation”

Means of Grace

Sacrament of Baptism

Pastoral Prayer and Lord’s Prayer

Old Testament Reading: Psalm 95

New Testament Reading: Hebrews 4:6-11

Sermon: “Saved at the Pool” (John 5:1-18)

* Hymn #308~ “Jesus Paid It All”


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

“Saved at the Pool” (John 5:1-18)

  1. Introduction
  2. Healed at the Pool
    1. Beautiful demonstration of “Gospel Grace”
    2. Powerful parallels with OT Israel
  3. Application
    1. Are you still this man?
    2. Were you this man?


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: SWOT (Service With Occasional Tasks) sign up in Fellowship Hall

Tuesday: “Trail Life”, ages 5-17, 6:30pm; Core Skills Campout, June 6-8

Wednesday: “Ladies Virtuous Summer Gathering,” 6:30-8pm, “Cheerfulness”, sign up in Fellowship Hall

Friday: “Men’s Fireside Theology,” 7-9pm, gather around the fire for fellowship and theological discussion

June 19: Summer Youth Study begins, 6th-12th, need host families; sign up Fellowship Hall

June 22: Baby Shower, 10am

June 22: “Fierce Marriage” Date night; 6-9pm with “Out of the Dust”

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 5:19-30

Register or volunteer for Bible Day Camp now

Register for the Fierce Marriage Date Night with Out of the Dust on June 22