Jesus Conquers Temptation (Luke 4:1-13)

Jesus Conquers Temptation (Luke 4:1-13)

Listen to the sermon: [audio src=http://bereaclc.org/sermons/20130217_sermon.mp3] First Sunday in Lent February 17, 2013 (9:00 a.m.) Pre-Service Meditation – Psalm 8, Page 27 Front of Hymnal The Invocation, Prayer and Responsive Reading P: If we way we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us. C: But if we confess our sins, God, Who is faithful and just, will forgive us our sins and cleanse us from all unrighteousness. P: Let us then confess our sins to God our Father. C: Most merciful God, we confess that we are by nature sinful and unclean.  We  have sinned against You in thought, word and deed, by what we have done and by what we have left undone.  We have not loved You with our whole heart; We have not loved our neighbor as ourselves.  We justly deserve Your Read More …

1 Corinthians 10: 12 – 13

Click here to listen: 20090809.mp3 Order of Worship: For Pre-Service Reading: Psalm 31, Page 130 (Front Of Hymnal) Opening Hymn 398 – “Renew Me, O Eternal Light” The Order Of Service ……………. Hymnal, Pages 5 – 9 (Substitute Hymn 237:1 For “Gloria En Excelsis”, Pages 7-9) The Scripture – 1 Corinthians 10: 1 – 13 The spiritual history of Israel is indeed mixed – filled with much evidence both of man’s sinfulness and God’s judgments & mercies. In spite of divine presence, purpose and power constantly at work in their lives and history,sin and Satan continue to rear their heads at every turn. Yet God’s love and covenant promises remained sure as He contually forgave their repentant hearts, led and guided them and ulti-mately fulfilled His saving purposes through them and in them. In all of that there is a Read More …