Preparing for Sunday : From Prisoner to Prince

Order of Service

Call to Worship: Ps. 66:1-4 

Congregational Song #1: Holy Holy Holy (Hymn #48)

Congregational Song #2: Immortal Invisible (Hymn #36)

Confession of Sin: Daniel 3:16-18 

Assurance of Pardon:  John 10:27, 28 

Congregational Song #3: O the Deep Deep Love of Jesus (Hymn #159)

Pastoral Prayer

Offertory/Giving: (No children’s church)

Sermon: Genesis 40-41

Baptism

Congregational Song #4: New Doxology

New Member Announcement 

Benediction: Romans 15:13 

Sermon Outline

Title: “From Prisoner to Prince”

Text: Genesis 40-41

TBI: God sovereignly controls the nations in order to bless his people.

Outline:

  1. Sovereignty is never surprised, and his faithfulness never falters.
  2. Humility is a reflex for those who trust God’s providence.
  3. For every servant of God, suffering precedes exaltation.