May 15, 2022 Bulletin

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

Order of Worship

Preparation for Worship

Prelude and Silent Prayer


Introit ~ “God, the Lord, a King Remaineth”


* Hymn #53 ~ “Praise to the Lord, the Almighty”


Welcome and Announcements


Adoration of God

Call to Worship: 2 Samuel 22:17-20


* Hymn #115 ~ “All Creatures of Our God and King”


Anthem ~ “Be Thou My Vision”


Confession of Sin

* Reading of the Law: 1 John 4:19-21


Assurance of Pardon


* Hymn ~ “Every Knee Shall Bow”


Means of Grace

Receiving of New Members


Pastoral Prayer and Lord’s Prayer


Old Testament Reading: Song of Solomon 6:4-10


New Testament Reading: Colossians 3:18-25


Sermon: “The Marriage Bed” (1 Corinthians 7:1-9)


Hymn #720 ~ “Happy the Home When God Is There”




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 Marriage Bed” (1 Corinthians 7:1-9)

I. Introduction


II. Marriage is a Sexual Relationship


A. Understanding “the present distress”


B. Marriage is a remedy for fornication


III. Conclusion and Application


A. Weeding through the lies


B. Keeping your bed undefiled



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 Communication Card (on back table)


Today: “Events Framework” Committee Meeting, 11:45am in WTR


Today and Next Sunday: Receiving of New Members


Wednesday: Men’s Bible Study, 6-7:30pm, dinner included, 2 Timothy


Thursday: MOMS Group, 9:15-11am; all moms invited, talk about next year


Saturday: “Ladies Spring Tea”; 9:30am; for ladies and girls 5+; sign up in FH


May 28: Church Yard Sale; all proceeds to fund Sacred Road Mission Trip; need your nice, clean, sellable goods


June 2: Ladies’ Bible Study, every other Thursday, 7-8:30pm


June 5: “Sunday School Recognition” Celebration


June 7: Double Baby Shower


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


Food Pantry: Food available in kitchen


Next Week’s Sermon Text: 1 Corinthians 7:10-16


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