We Gather in God’s Presence

Gathering songs: Praise Team


*Call to Worship: 2 Peter 1:2

*God greets us and we greet one another

*Song: LUYH 603

Shout to the Lord

Confession & Assurance

Prayer of Confession

Song of Assurance: Grace Like Rain

Children’s Message: Wayne Bouwman
Preschool children are dismissed for Sunday school

We Hear God’s Word

Song of Preparation: LUYH 755 Speak, O Lord

Prayer for the Spirit’s Illumination

Scripture: 2 Peter 1:1-4

Message: Our Precious Gift of Faith

We Respond with Humble Gratitude

*Song of Response: PH 490, LUYH 363 Blessed Assurance: Jesus is Mine

Congregational Prayer

Offerings: General Fund & CBMI

We Go Out to Serve

*God’s Call and Blessing: 2 Peter 3:17

*Doxology: LYUH 938 My Friends, May You Grow in Grace


*Welcome & Announcements

*Call to Worship: Psalm 24:1-4

*God’s Greeting: 2 Peter 1:2

*Confession of Faith:

Heidleberg Catechism, Q & A 1

Songs of Praise: Bryan Noordhof

Share and Prayer

Offering: CBMI

Prayer for the Spirit’s Illumination

Scripture: 2 Peter 1:1-15

Message: The Chain of Christian Growth


*Songs of Response: PH 287, LUYH 737 Have Thine Own Way, Lord

*Blessing: 1 Thessalonians 5:23,24

*Closing Song: PH 495, LUYH 690 I Know Not Why God’s Wondrous Grace

The congregation is invited to an Ice Cream Sundae party this afternoon 

At 2:30 p.m. at the church to say “thank you” and “farewell” to the Van Hoffen family. Please bring your lawn chairs and your favorite ice cream topping. Following, we will join together as Pastor Charles leads us in his final service with us for the summer.

Next Sunday, August 24th 

we have the pleasure of having Pastor Rick Abma preach in the morning and Pastor Leon Johnston will be bringing us the message in the afternoon. Please join us as we worship together!


This week’s offering 

is for CBMI: CBMI is a Christian, International Development Organization focusing on people with disabilities. CBMI has been shining the light of Jesus for over 100 years into the darkest corners of our world and transforming the lives of men, women and children with disabilities living in poverty.

Next week’s offering 

will be for the Central Alberta Christian High School.