Liturgy for May 26, 2014 (with the Genevans)
When: Monday, May 26, 2014, 6:30-8:00 P.M.
Where: Pasig Covenant Reformed Church, Sunset Dr. cor. Pacific Ave., Brookside Hills, Cainta, Rizal (click here for location map and directions)
Preaching: Rev. Dr. Byron Curtis â€¢Â Leading: Rev. Nollie Malabuyo
Because of The Genevans‘ time constraints, this worship service is abbreviated from our regular worship service on Sundays. To see our full service, please refer to our sample service on the literature table.
During the service, The Genevans, conducted by Dr. David Kenneth Smith, will joinÂ the congregation in singing, praying and listening to the Word. After the service, they will be singing 7-8Â selectionsÂ (below)Â from their whole program before the congregation, to be announced later.
Entering into God’s Presence
* Call to Worship:Â Psalm 46:1-5, 10-11
* Invocation: Psalm 124:8
Minister: Congregation of Christ, who is your help?
ALL: Our help is in the name of the LORD, who made heaven and earth.
* God’s Greeting: 1 Timothy 1:2; 2 Corinthians 13:14
Grace, mercy and peace be unto you from God our Father, and from the Lord Jesus Christ in the power and communion of the Holy Spirit. Amen.
* Opening Prayer: Psalm 36:5-9
* Psalm of Praise:Â God is Our Refuge and Our Strength (Psa 46) #84:1, 2, 5
Confession of Sin
Reading of the Law: Colossians 3:12-17
Corporate Confession of Sin
Lord God, eternal and almighty Father, we acknowledge before Your holy majesty that we are poor sinners, conceived and born in guilt and in corruption. Because of our sin, we endlessly violate your holy commandments. But, O Lord, with heartfelt sorrow, we repent and turn away from all our offenses. Have compassion on us, most gracious God, Father of mercies, for the sake of Your Son Jesus Christ, our Lord. Amen.
Declaration of Pardon: Psalm 103:2-3, 12; 1 Timothy 1:15
Service of the Word
Scripture Lessons: Psalm 87:1-7 (text); John 10:14-16
* Song of Preparation:Â Within Your Temple, LORD (Psa 48) #89:1-3
Sermon: â€œThe View from the Mountâ€
Leaving to Serve
* Song of Consecration:Â Zion, on the Holy Hills (Psa 87) #167:1-2
* Doxology: Gloria Patri (Eph 3:21; Rev 1:8) #491
Glory be to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Ghost;
As it was in the beginning, is now and ever shall be,
world without end. Amen! Amen!
* Benediction:Â Psalm 121:7-8
* Amen! Three-Fold Amen
1 O Sing a New Song to the Lord (Psalm 96:1-10, 13), Coronation, Oliver Holden, 1793
2 All Ends of Earth Will Turn to Him (Psalm 22:27-31), Creation, Franz Joseph Haydn (1798), arr. Isaac B. Woodbury
3 If I the Wings of Morning Take ( Psalm 139:9-10, 13-16), Maryton, Henry Percy Smith (1825-98)
4 The Lordâ€™s my Shepherd ( Psalm 23), Crimond, Jessie Seymour Irvine, 1872 Listen
5 Pasigin, Visayan fishing song, arr. Eudenice V. Palaruan, b. 1968
6 Choral Fanfare on Psalm 24, Byron Curtis, 1974, 2009
7 Listen to My Words, O Lord ( Psalm 5:1-5,7), Scarborough Fair, Traditional English melody, arr. Louise Copeland
8 Fairest Lord Jesus~Beautiful Savior (1677, trans. Joseph Seiss), Silesian folk tune; arr. F. Melius Christiansen (1871-1955) Watch and Listen