Prepare for Sunday

Liturgy

Theme: God’s ways should shock you: he blesses those who are so undeserving.

Call to Worship: Ps. 106:1

Congregational Song #1: All Hail the Power of Jesus Name

Congregational Song #2: Rock of Ages, Cleft for Me

Confession of Sin: 1 Cor. 6:9-11a

Assurance of Pardon: 1 Cor. 6:11b

Congregational Song #3: Come Ye Sinners

Congregational Song #4: Not What My Hands Have Done

Pastoral Prayer

Offertory/Giving: (children ages 3-5 years are dismissed to Children’s Church)

Sermon: Genesis 38

Congregational Song #5: Come Thou Long Expected Jesus

Benediction: 1 Peter 5:10-11

Sermon Info

Title: Blessings for the Unworthy

Text: Genesis 38

TBI: God’s ways should shock you: he blesses those who are so undeserving.

Outline: 4 scenes showing the shocking nature of grace

(1) Rampant wickedness (1-11)

(2) Deceitful scheming (12-23)

(3) Public humiliation (24-26)

(4) A Son is born (27-30)