July 21, 2019

Services

Sunday Worship Gathering 9:30 Sunday Fellowship 10:45am

Order of Service

Call to Worship Dave Kooiker

Praise Songs Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone)

Grace Alone

Living Hope

Offering

Message Good Doctrine and Good Works

Titus 2

Parting Song #344 Grace Greater than Our Sin

Benediction

Calendar

Today (July 21)

Worship Service – 9:00am

Fellowship Time – 10:45am

This Week (July 22-27)

TV Service – July 24, 6:00pm
(Local cable channel 12)

Prayer Meeting – July 24, 7:30pm

Next Week (July 28-August 3)

Worship Service – July 28, 9:30am

Potluck Meal – July 28, 11:00am

FRED at UGM – July 28, 6:00pm

Prayer Meeting – July 31, 7:30pm

Men’s Breakfast – August 3, 8:00am

Nursery Schedule

July 21 – Cary & Josh Jager

July 28 – Anne & Liza Bosler

Happy Birthday

Shannon Harkness – July 25

Jeremy Jager – July 26

Arianna Zufelt – July 26

Anna Schriever – July 27

Announcements

Wednesday Prayer Time: Join us as we lift up our church, community, nation, and world in prayer. We meet Wednesday evenings at 7:30. Pastor Mike will lead this week, as Pastor Jeff will be serving at Camp Shetek.

Pastor Jeff Gone: Pastor Jeff will be the Camp Pastor at Shetek this week. He will leave tomorrow, July 22, and return Friday, July 26. He will be available by e-mail and cell phone.

Camp Shetek: Our next group of campers is leaving for Camp Shetek tomorrow: Audrey Gibson, Elsie Oedekoven, Maggie McCarthy, Elsa Kurrle, Sierra Schubert, and Shyanne Struckman. Please pray for them this week. If you would like to send them an encouraging note, you may send it to: Camp Shetek, PO Box 141, Slayton, MN, 56172.

Care Centers: We have Care Centers coming up in 2 weeks, on Sunday, August 4. If you are able to help with these services, please see the sign-up sheet in the lobby.

Sermon Outline & Discussion Questions

Title: Good Doctrine and Good Works

Text:Titus 2

1.Christians are called to __________ in a godly way for God’s ____________. (Titus 2:1-10)

a.Older men

b.Older women

c.Young women

d.Younger men

e.Titus/elders

f.Bondservants

2.Proper __________________ for Christians stems from proper __________________. (Titus 2:11-14)

a.Jesus Christ gave himself to _____________ and to _____________ for himself a people zealous for good works.

b.Salvation through faith in Christ trains us to ________________ ungodliness and _____________ godliness.

c.Jesus Christ appeared the first time to reveal _____________ and when he appears again he will reveal his _____________.

3. Christian leaders can _____________ to be challenged and criticized but must continue to _____________ and _____________ with all authority. (Titus 2:15)

Discussion Questions

1.What stood out to you in the service today?

2.Read and discuss these quotes from Charles Spurgeon:

a.“One might better try to sail the Atlantic in a paper boat, than try to get to heaven on good works.”

b.“Abhor all idea of being saved by good works, but O, be as full of good works as if you were to be saved by them!”

3.Read through the sermon points: Which sermon point was most comforting to you in your Christian walk? Most challenging?

4.Is there a verse(s) from today’s passage you would like to study further? Memorize? Share with someone?

5.How can you apply what you have learned today?