September 4, 2022 Bulletin

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

Order of Worship

Preparation for Worship

Prelude and Silent Prayer


Introit ~ “Look Upon Us, Blessed Lord”


* Hymn #353 ~ “I Love Thy Kingdom, Lord”


Welcome and Announcements


Adoration of God

Call to Worship: Ecclesiastes 3:1-8


* Hymn #164 ~ “O For a Thousand Tongues to Sing”


Confession of Sin

* Reading of the Law: Galatians 6:1-10


Assurance of Pardon


Affirmation of Faith: Westminster Shorter Catechism, Q&A 39-41


Q. 39. What is the duty which God requires of man?

A. 39. The duty which God requires of man is obedience to his revealed will.


Q. 40. What rule did God at first reveal to man for his obedience?

A. 40. The rule which God at first revealed to man for his obedience was the moral law.


Q. 41. Where is the moral law set out briefly?

A. 41. The moral law is set out briefly in the Ten Commandments.


* Hymn ~ “Every Promise of Your Word”


Means of Grace

Pastoral Prayer and Lord’s Prayer


Old Testament Reading: Joel 2:28-32


New Testament Reading: Acts 2:1-4; 14-24


Sermon: “Tongue Tied” (1 Corinthians 14:1-25)


Hymn #94 ~ “How Firm a Foundation”




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

“Tongue Tied” (1 Corinthians 14:1-25)

I. Introduction


II. Prophecy and Tongues


A. The meaning of tongues and prophecy


B. Sunday worship in Corinth


III. Application and Conclusion


A. Help from Acts 2


B. Help from Isaiah 28



Today: Nursery for children birth through three during 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: Sign-up for MOMS group; begins Sept. 22; 10-11:30am; childcare, “Shepherding a Child’s Heart”


Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday: Abortion Outreach Ministry


Friday: “Men’s Fireside Theology”, 7:30pm


Next Sunday: Sunday School Kickoff, 9am in FH; classes begin September 18; Library Kickoff, after worship, learn new changes and 1,200 new books


Bible Education Night: Begins Sept. 14 (2nd and 4th Wednesday’s); 6pm dinner, 6:30 singing, 6:45-7:30pm classes and Small Groups for all


Fall Dates to Remember: Sept. 15 “Evangelism Training” 6:30-8:30pm (Ray Comfort model) for Puyallup Fair Outreach 9/17; Oct. 1 “Men’s Breakfast”; Oct. 23 “Reformation Sunday”; Oct. 28-29 “Slaying Leviathan Conference”


Shower Coordinator: For first time moms and quarterly “sprinkles”


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 14:26-40


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