March 6, 2022 Bulletin

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

Order of Worship

Preparation for Worship

Prelude and Silent Prayer


Introit ~ “Our God, to Whom We Turn”


* Hymn #38 ~ “Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise”


Welcome and Announcements


Adoration of God

Call to Worship: Isaiah 66:1-2


* Hymn ~ “Behold Our God”


Children’s Choir Anthem ~ “Stand Up and Praise the Lord”


Confession of Sin

* Reading of the Law: 1 Peter 4:7-11


Assurance of Pardon


* Hymn #338 ~ “Spirit of God, Descend upon My Heart”


Means of Grace

Sacrament of Baptism


Pastoral Prayer and Lord’s Prayer


Old Testament Reading: Ezekiel 37:1-10


New Testament Reading: John 16:5-15


Sermon: “The Holy Spirit’s Role” (1 Corinthians 2:6-16)


Hymn #644 ~ “May the Mind of Christ My Savior”




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

“The Holy Spirit’s Role” (1 Corinthians 2:6-16)

I. Introduction


II. Spiritual Wisdom


A. Who is wise and who is foolish? The world gets it wrong


B. The Holy Spirit’s work


III. Conclusion and Application


A. The Holy Spirit’s chief function: glorify Jesus


B. He does so by debasing, lifting, and sealing



Today: Nursery for children birth through three during SS and 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: Applications available for ERC members to apply for Christian School Scholarships, due March 20


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


Friday: Movie Night in the Fellowship Hall; “The Most Reluctant Convert: The Untold Story of C.S. Lewis”; 7pm; brings snacks to share


MOMS Group: Beginning April 7, twice monthly, 9:15-11am; an ERC outreach for our moms and those you invite w/ kids of all ages; childcare and classes; sign up in FH


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


Pantry: Food available for our families in kitchen


Next Week’s Sermon Text: Pastor Henry preaching


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