October 3, 2021 Bulletin

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

Order of Worship

  • Preparation for Worship

    Prelude and Silent Prayer


    Introit ~ “Holy God, We Praise Thy Name”


    * Hymn #310 ~ “Rejoice, the Lord Is King”


    Welcome and Announcements


    Adoration of God

    Call to Worship: Psalm 100:4-5


    * Hymn #274 ~ “Thine Be the Glory”


    Confession of Sin

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


    Assurance of Pardon


    * Hymn ~ “Before the Throne of God Above”


    Means of Grace

    Sacrament of Baptism


    Pastoral Prayer and Lord’s Prayer


    Old Testament Reading: Psalm 121:1-8


    New Testament Reading: Romans 6:15-23


    Sermon: “Become What You Are” (Colossians 3:1-4)


    Hymn ~ “All I Have Is Christ”




    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

  • “Become What You Are”
    (Colossians 3:1-4)

    I. Introduction

    II. Mindful of Who You Already Are

    A. Indicatives lead to imperatives

    B. Remembering who you belong to

    III. Application and Conclusion

    A. Must not confuse our justification and sanctification

    B. Become what you are!

  • Announcements

    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). Livestream also in FH


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


    This Week’s Ministry: We have tabled all our ministries for one more week. We will restart our regular weekly ministry, Sunday, October 10


    Next Sunday: Sunday School begins; 9-9:45am; children, youth, and adult classes (“Jeremiah”; “Family, Church, and Culture”)


    Choir: Sunday’s 8:30-8:55am and BEN Wednesday’s 7:30-8:15pm adults and 7th grade and up; Children’s Choir (K-6th grade) Sunday’s 11:30-12pm, begins today


    Reformation Sunday: Oct. 31, after worship; Pilgrim’s Progress, games, crafts; candy; signup sheet 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: Colossians 3:5-11



Sunday School for all ages will begin on Oct. 10th. The 10am service will be livestreamed on this website and the church's YouTube channel.