Reading: Many are the sorrows of the wicked, but steadfast love surrounds the one who trusts in the Lord. Be glad in the Lord, and rejoice, O righteous,and shout for joy, all you upright in heart! (Psalm 32:10-11)
Song: Come People of the Risen King by Keith and Kristyn Getty
Scripture Reading & Prayer
Old Testament Reading: Daniel 8
New Testament Reading: Romans 8:31-32
Song: What Wondrous Love Is This by Alexander Means
Song: How Deep the Father's Love for Us by Stuart Townend
Rejoicing in Grace
Affirmation of Faith: "Christ Our Mediator" (Chap 8, Paragraph 5, 2nd London Bapt Confession)
The Lord Jesus, by His perfect obedience and sacrifice of Himself, which He through the eternal Spirit once offered up to God, has fully satisfied the justice of God, procured reconciliation, and purchased an everlasting inheritance in the kingdom of heaven, for all those whom the Father has given unto Him.
Song: All I Have Is Christ by Jordan Kauflin
God’s Word Proclaimed
Pastor Ben preached from Romans 8:31-32 the significance of the Atonement - “God Gave His Son for Us"
(You can listen to the sermon here)
The Lord’s Supper
“He who did not spare his own Son but gave him up for us all, how will he not also with him graciously give us all things?” (Romans 8:32)
Worship Through Giving
Song: A Mighty Fortress Is Our God by Martin Luther
Reading: Now to him who is able to keep you from stumbling and to present you blameless before the presence of his glory with great joy, to the only God, our Savior, through Jesus Christ our Lord, be glory, majesty, dominion, and authority, before all time and now and forever. Amen. (Jude 24-25)
Announcements & Benediction
Fighter Verse Recited:
Proverbs 17:9- Whoever covers an offense seeks love, but he who repeats a matter separates close friends.