September 25, 2022 Bulletin

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

Order of Worship

Preparation for Worship

Prelude and Silent Prayer


Introit ~ “Jesus, Where’er Thy People Meet”


* Hymn #296 ~ “All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name!”


Welcome and Announcements


Adoration of God

Call to Worship: Psalm 107:1-3


* Hymn #100 ~ “Holy, Holy, Holy!”


Confession of Sin

* Reading of the Law: Matthew 5:3-10


Assurance of Pardon


* Hymn #1 ~ “All People That on Earth Do Dwell”


verse 5:

Praise God, from Whom all blessings flow;
Praise Him, all creatures here below; 
Praise Him above, ye heavenly host;
Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost.”


Means of Grace

Sacrament of Baptism


Pastoral Prayer and Lord’s Prayer


Old Testament Reading: Psalm 110


New Testament Reading: Romans 5:12-19


Sermon: “Certain Victory” (1 Corinthians 15:20-34)


Hymn ~ “Christ Our Hope in Life and Death”




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

“Certain Victory” (1 Corinthians 15:1-19)

I. Introduction


II. The Reigning Christ


A. “Firstfruits” is important


B. The last to fall: death


III. Application and Conclusion


A. Jesus reigning now


B. Subduing and conquering



Today: Nursery for children birth through three during Sunday School 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: “Dinners for Six” for Oct/Nov/Dec; signup in FH


Today: “Reformation Sunday” (Oct. 23); many tasks, sign-up in FH


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


Friday: Knitting Group, quilt show in Centralia


Friday: Men’s Fireside Theology, 7:30-9pm


Saturday: Men’s Breakfast and Study, 8-9:30am


Fall Dates to Note: Oct. 23 “Reformation Sunday”; Oct. 28-29 “Slaying Leviathan Conference” register on our website


Food Pantry: Food available for church families in kitchen


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


Next Week’s Sermon Text: 1 Corinthians 15:35-49


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