Redeemer United Reformed Church – August 9, 2020 – Lord’s Day Thirty Two

We Enter into God’s Presence
Welcome & Call to Worship
Expression of Trust
*God’s Greeting
*Song of Adoration: Hymnal #117C
“Praise Jehovah, All Ye Nations”
To Confess to Him Our Sins
Reading of the Preparatory Form: Worship Folder p. 5
Prayer of Confession
To Offer Him Our Prayers
Congregational Memory Verse, in unison:
“Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one.
You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart
and with all your soul and with all your might.”
Deuteronomy 6:4–5
Congregational Prayer
With Hearts Open to His Word
*Song of Preparation: Hymnal #482: 1, 3
“In Doubt and Temptation”
Scripture & Text: Colossians 2:1-10 (p. 1169)
Message: The Danger of Being Captured by Delusions
1. The Pastor’s Concern (verses 1-3)
2. The Danger Exposed (verses 4, 8)
Prayer of Application
With the Sacrament of Holy Communion
Reading of the Formulary: Worship Folder p. 7
*Song of Preparation: Worship Folder #11: 1-2
“Behold the Lamb”
*Apostles’ Creed, in unison: Worship Folder p. 8
Distribution of the Elements
*Song of Response: Worship Folder #11: 3-4
“Behold the Lamb”
To Go Forth to Serve with His Blessing
*Doxology: Hymnal #568
“Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow”
*Moment of Meditation

Following the service, please dispose of your empty Communion cup
in the Fellowship Hall as you head outside to fellowship.

Accompanist: Nancy Venema
Ushers: Jim Dekker, Dave Dotson, Bob Dykstra
Audio/Visual: Dan & Linda Eizenga
This morning’s offering is being collected for the Christian Education Fund.


Let Us Worship the Lord
Prelude: “Oh, How I Love Jesus”
Welcome & Call to Worship
*Expression of Trust, from Psalm 23:1-3
Pastor: “The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.
He makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me
beside still waters.
Congregation: He restores my soul. He leads me in paths
of righteousness for his name’s sake.”
*God’s Greeting
*Song of Praise: Hymnal #8C: 1, 4-5
“Lord, Our Lord, Thy Glorious Name”
Reception of New Family: Forms & Prayers Book p. 28
Professions of Faith of Dr. Moody & Dina Wasif
Baptism of Levi Calvin Wasif
*Song of Response: Worship Folder #9
“A Christian Home”
With Prayers of Thanksgiving and Petition
Congregational Prayer followed by the Lord’s Prayer, recited in unison
“Our Father, who is in heaven, hallowed be your name.
Your kingdom come. Your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Give
us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our debts, as we forgive our
debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For
yours is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory forever. Amen.”
With Hearts Open to His Word
*Song of Preparation: Hymnal #394
“Eternal Spirit, God of Truth”
Scripture: Psalm 139 (p. 618)
Text: Psalm 139:13-16
Message: Made by God for a Purpose
1. Made By God
2. Planned By God
Prayer of Application
*Song of Response: Hymnal #139B: 1, 6-7
“Lord, You Have Searched Me”
To Go Forth to Serve with His Blessing
*Doxology: Hymnal #565: 1 & 2
“Praise Ye the Lord, Ye Hosts Above”
*Moment of Meditation

Accompanist: Nancy Venema Clarinet: Maya Leestma Viola: Elliot VanDerGriend
This evening’s offering is being collected for the General Fund. *Please stand if you are able