For the Lord’s Day 8.27.17

Dear Covenant Church Family,

Our great God has made some great promises to us which are all yes and amen in Jesus Christ.  Is there anything too hard for the Lord?  No, nothing.  See you Sunday…

Hymns for Worship:

#369 Shout, for the Blessed Jesus Reigns

Abide With Me (words: Lyte, Music: Justin Smith)

O Great God (Fernando Ortega and Mac Powell)

Pastor Scott’s Sermon Outline:

“Believing the God Who Can!  Part II”

Genesis 18:1-15

Main Idea:  Our God can do… and will do… all that He promises to do.

1)  The Three Men by the Oaks (vv 1-2a)

2)  Can I Bring You a Little Something? (vv 2b-5)

3)  Abraham and Sarah Serve Up a Feast (vv 6-8)

4)  The Lord Restates the Promise of a Son (vv 9-10)

5)  Sarah Struggles to Believe (vv 11-12)

6)  Is Anything Too Hard for the Lord? (vv 13-15)

May God bless you,

pastor scott

For the Lord’s Day 8.20.17

Dear Covenant Church Family,

Have you fell on your face recently?  In this week’s sermon text we see that Abraham fell on his face twice.  The second time he was laughing too!  What was he laughing about?

Hymns for Worship:

#115 All Creatures of Our God and King

Blessed Are All They (Psalm 1) (Nathan Clark George)

#700 Come, We That Love the Lord

Pastor Scott’s Sermon Outline:

“Believing The God Who Can!”

Genesis 17

Main Idea:  Our God can do… and will do… all that He promises to do.

1)  God Restates His Covenantal Promises (vv 1-8)

2)  God Gives The Sign of His Covenant (vv 9-14)

3)  God Expands His Covenantal Promises (vv 15-21)

4)  Abraham Responds to God’s Covenantal Promises (vv 22-27)

May God bless you,

pastor scott

For the Lord’s Day 8.13.17

Dear Covenant Church Family,

Pastor Gama and I will be traveling up to San Antonio tomorrow (Friday, Aug 11) for our quarterly meeting with South Texas Presbytery.  We should be back Saturday evening.  We look forward to seeing all of you for the worship service this coming Lord’s Day.

Hymns for Worship:

#286 Worship Christ, the Risen King!

Before the Throne of God Above (Bancroft, Cook)

#465 Marvelous Grace of Our Loving Lord

Pastor Gama’s Sermon Outline:

“The God Who Sees, The God Who Hears”

Genesis 16

1)  Trusting in God vs. Trusting Ourselves (vv 1-3)

2)  Consequences of Trusting Ourselves instead of Trusting in God (vv 4-6)

3)  Trusting the God of Grace (vv 7-16)

May God bless you,

pastor scott

For the Lord’s Day 8.6.17

Dear Covenant Church Family,

Hello All… I hope to see you for worship this week.  Let us come ready to worship and praise our Lord.  He is worthy of our praise.  Let us come ready to meet with Him and to gather at his table for communion.

Hymns for Worship:

#363 We Gather Together

#307 Nothing but the Blood

In Christ Alone (Getty, Townend)

#726 Spirit of the Living God

Pastor Scott’s Sermon Outline:

“Trusting Him Who Is Trustworthy”

Genesis 15

Main Idea:  The Lord gives us every reason to trust that He will fulfill His promises.

1)  The Lord’s Promise of Offspring (vv 1-6)

2)  The Lord’s Promise of Land (vv 7-11)

3)  The Lord’s Prophecy of Offspring in the Land (vv 12-16)

4)  The Lord Makes a Covenant with Abram (vv 17-21)

May God bless you,

pastor scott