Baptism Sunday

Order of Service

Theme: Rejoicing becomes our inclination when we understand the spiritual riches that are ours in the gospel. 
Call to Worship: Ps. 7:17 (Thomas)
I will give to the Lord the thanks due to his righteousness,
and I will sing praise to the name of the Lord, the Most High.
Congregational Song #1: Holy, Holy, Holy
Confession of Sin: Romans 8:18 (Thomas)
Assurance of Pardon: Romans 8:35-39
Congregational Song #2: Rock of Ages 
Pastoral Prayer 
Offertory/Giving: (No children’s church)
Sermon
Baptism 
Congregational Song #3: Not in Me
Congregational Song #4: I Love You Lord
New Member Announcement
Benediction: Ephesians 3:20,21 (Luke)

Sermon Info

Title: Rejoicing is the Norm
Text: Romans 5:1-11
TBI: Rejoicing becomes our inclination when we understand the spiritual riches that are ours in the gospel.
Outline: We’ll examine three Christian norms that flow from understanding the gospel and its implications.
    (1) We rejoice in hope (1-2)
    (2) We rejoice in our sufferings (3-5)
    (3) We rejoice in God himself (6-11)