Worship Guide 4.21.18

This week, we'll continue on in our discussion of Gospel Renewal, specifically in the context of marriage.  Pastor Matt will lead us through Pauls teaching in Ephesians 5.

Here is what you can expect during our gathering.  

Call to Worship : Almighty God
Reading of Adoration : Psalm 40:1-3
Song of Adoration : Let us Love and Sing and Wonder
Word of Confession and Lament
Song of Confession and Lament Rock of Ages
Prayer of Thanksgivng for Assurance and Pardon 
Song of Thanksgiving & Offering : God, Be My Vision
Passing of the Peace
Sermon Text : Ephesians 5:15-33
Song of Celebration of Communion : Beautiful, Scandalous Night
Word of Sending & Response
Song of Sending & Response : Abide with Me

As you prepare your heart, ponder the following questions:

1.  What tends to be our greatest problem in marriage?
2. What about the roles of husband and wife according to Paul bother us?
3. How can marriage bring renewal in your life and to the community around you?
4.  What are 2 or 3 thing you can take away from Paul's statement in verse 31 : "Therefore, a man shall leave his father and mother and hold fast to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh."?