A Call to Spiritual Perseverance

A Call to Spiritual Perseverance

The Sermon: Hebrews 6: 10 – 12

“God is not unjust; He will not forget your work and the love you have shown Him as you have served His people and continue to serve. We want you to  continue to show this same diligence to the very end, in order to make your hope sure. We do not want you to become sluggish, but to imitate those who through faith and patience inherit what has been promised.”       

A Call to Spiritual Perseverance

1. Involves Building On  Past Examples & Encouragement

2. Involves Cultivating Spiritual Diligence For The Future

Listen to the sermon:

EIGHTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

Sunday, July 25, 2010 – 9:00 a.m.

Opening Hymn WS 745 : Let All the World in Every Corner Sing Hymnary.org link

The Order Of Worship ……………………………. Supplement, Pages 1 – 4

The Scripture Reading – Hebrews 10: 19-25, 35-39

(A strong divine encouragement to persevere in the faith in the face of both the world’s opposition and life’s struggles. Such perseverance comes not from ourselves or our spiritual character, but only from the strength God provides through faithful use of His encouraging Word.)

Hymn WS 718 (V 1,4-5): O Jesus, King of Glory Hymnary.org link

The Sermon …………………………………………………… Hebrews 6: 10 – 12

“God is not unjust; He will not forget your work and the love you have shown Him as you have served His people and continue to serve. We want you to  continue to show this same diligence to the very end, in order to make your hope sure. We do not want you to become sluggish, but to imitate those who through faith and patience inherit what has been promised.”       

A Call to Spiritual Perseverance

1. Involves Building On  Past Examples & Encouragement

2. Involves Cultivating Spiritual Diligence For The Future

Hymn WS 767 : Church of God, Elect and Glorious Hymnary.org link

The Offering, Prayers And Benediction

Closing Hymn WS 783 : Jesus, Shepherd of the Sheep Hymnary.org link

Silent Prayer And Announcements