Prepare for Sunday 10/1

Sermon Outline

Title: Congregationalism (Part 3): Leadership
TBI: We must give careful consideration to biblical leadership because God has structured his church in such a way that he receives the most glory, the gospel advances the most efficiently, and his people are the most well-cared for.
Outline: The Bible gives two offices of leadership in the church: elders and deacons.
Scriptures: (1 Timothy 3:1-13; Titus 1:5-11; 1 Pet. 5:1-4; Eph. 4:11-16; Acts 6:1-7)
  1. Elders
  2. Deacons 


Call to Worship:  Isaiah 49:13-15 
Congregational Song #1: Come Thou Fount
Congregational Song #2: How Great is Our God
Confession of Sin: Psalm 23 
Assurance of Pardon: Luke 23:39-43 
Congregational Song #3: It is Well with My Soul
Congregational Song #4: I Will Glory in My Redeemer
Pastoral Prayer
Offertory/Giving: (children ages 3-5 years are dismissed to Children’s Church)
Title: Congregationalism Part III: Leadership
Congregational Song #5: In Christ Alone
Benediction: Hebrews 13:20-21