Weekly Order of Worship

“Worthy is the Lamb who was slain to receive power and wealth and wisdom and strength and honor and glory and praise.” (Revelation 5:12)

 Lord’s Day 7 – February 17, 2019

We welcome you into the house of the Lord!
God welcomes us into His heavenly house as we worship Him in the name of Jesus Christ.

 9:30 AM Worship Service

Silent Prayer (concluded by singing TPH 558)

*Song of Approach  TPH 247

*Call to Worship

*Confession of Dependence

M: Congregation, in whose name is your help?

      C: Our help is in the name of the LORD,

           the Maker of heaven and earth.

*God’s Greeting

*Song of Adoration  TPH 544

God’s Law

Prayer of Confession (printed on bulletin)

Song of Forgiveness  TPH 103A:1,3,4

Congregational Prayer

Offerings  1) Church 

                   2) Eternal Life Mission Tepic Mexico

*Song of Preparation  TPH 119E

What We Believe Lord’s Day 52, Q&A 127 (p.876)

Scripture Reading  Habakkuk 1:1-11

Text  Habakkuk 1:5

Sermon: Answering Life’s Difficult Questions (1)

1. How Long, O Lord? – 1:2-4

2. God’s First Response – 1:5-11

3. Are You Sure, Lord? – 1:12-17

4. God’s Second Response – 2:1-19

Prayer for Application and Growth

*Song of Response  TPH 524

*The Benediction

*Doxology  TPH 570

 3:00 PM Worship Service

Silent Prayer (concluded by singing TPH 558)

*Song of Approach  TPH 166

*Call to Worship

*Confession of Dependence

M: Congregation, in whose name is your help?

     C: Our help is in the name of the LORD,

          the Maker of heaven and earth.

*God’s Greeting

*Song of Adoration  TPH 100B:1,2,3

*Confession of Faith Apostles’ Creed (TPH 851)

Reading through the Psalms  Psalm 135

Congregational Prayer

Offering Eternal Life Mission Tepic Mexico

*Song of Preparation  TPH 119G

What We Believe Lord’s Day 52, Q&A 127 (p.876)

Scripture Reading  Habakkuk 3

Sermon Answering Life’s Difficult Questions (2)

1. Prayerfully Dispelling Evil – v.1,2

2. God’s Presence in Spite of Evil – vv. 3-7

3. God’s Judgment Over Evil – vv. 8-12

4. God’s Triumph Over Evil – vv. 13-15

5. Faith in God’s Faithfulness – vv. 16-19

Prayer for Application and Witness

*Song of Response  TPH 476:1,2,4

*Benediction

*Closing Song  TPH 106B:1,14

This week we welcome Rev. Eric Pennings into our pulpit to lead us in worship and open up God’s Word among us. Rev. Pennings is a missionary professor with the URCNA under the supervision of Covenant Reformed Church of Toronto. He is the International Academic Dean of Miami International Seminary (MINTS) with responsibilities for academic standards of MINTS among over 8,000 students around the world. His teaching ministry involves travel throughout Latin America. He also serves as the Academic Dean for the English language Word & Spirit Institute of the Canadian Reformed Churches in Toronto.

AM Sermon Outline

  1. How Long, O Lord? – 1:2-4
  2. God’s First Response – 1:5-11
    2.1 My Ways are not Your Ways – v.5
    2.2 Evil in God’s Hand – vv. 6-11
  3. Are You Sure, Lord? – 1:12-17
  4. God’s Second Response – 2:1-19
    4.1 The Questioner’s Attitude – 2:1
    4.2 Our Faith Strengthened – 2:2-5
    4.3 Why Evil Is So Prevalent – 2:6-19
    4.4 A Bright Light of Hope – 2:14,20

    PM Sermon Outline

  1. Prayerfully Dispelling Evil – v.1,2
    1.1 In Habakkuk’s Time
    1.2 In Our Time
  2. God’s Presence In Spite of Evil – vv. 3-7
    2.1 In Habakkuk’s Time
    2.2 In Our Time
  3. God’s Judgment Over Evil – vv. 8-12
    3.1 In Habakkuk’s Time
    3.2 In Our Time
  4. God’s Triumph Over Evil – vv. 13-15
    4.1 In Habakkuk’s Time
    4.2 In Our Time
  5. Faith in God’s Faithfulness – vv. 16-19
    5.1 In Habakkuk’s Time
    5.2 In Our Time