Song: Your Great Name We Praise by Bob Kauflin & Walter Chalmers Smith
Reading: Psalm 72:1-4
Give the king your justice, O God,
and your righteousness to the royal son!
May he judge your people with righteousness,
and your poor with justice!
Let the mountains bear prosperity for the people,
and the hills, in righteousness!
May he defend the cause of the poor of the people,
give deliverance to the children of the needy,
and crush the oppressor!
Song: Hail to the Lord's Anointed by James Montgomery and Sandra McCraken
Scripture Reading & Prayer
Old Testament Reading: Proverbs 28
New Testament Reading: Matthew 25:31-46
Confession & Thanksgiving
Song: Come, Ye Sinners, Poor and Needy by Joseph Hart and William Walker
Reading: Psalm 103:6-8
The Lord works righteousness and justice for all who are oppressed.
He made known his ways to Moses,
his acts to the people of Israel.
The Lord is merciful and gracious,
slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love.
Song: My Soul Will Sing by Stuart Townend
God’s Word Proclaimed
Pastor Ben preached a sermon from the Proverbs series on the topic of "Mercy & Justice"
(You can listen to the sermon here)
The Lord’s Supper
Psalm 103:6-8- “The Lord works righteousness and justice for all who are oppressed. He made known his ways to Moses, his acts to the people of Israel. The Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love (ESV).”
Worship Through Giving
Song: By Faith by Keith & Kristyn Getty and Stuart Townend
Announcements & Benediction
Fighter Verse Recited:
2 Corinthians 5:21
For our sake he made him to be sin who knew no sin, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.