Love, Joy, Peace...

Lord’s Day Worship at Grace Presbyterian Church 

Sunday morning, May 19, 2024 

Theme of the Quarter: Philippians 2:11 

and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father. 


Welcome & announcements 


*Receiving the Lord’s call to come to him in worship – Psalm 110:1-2, 4-5 

Pastor: The LORD says to my Lord: “Sit at my right hand, until I make your enemies your footstool.”  

Congregation: The LORD sends forth from Zion your mighty scepter. Rule in the midst of your enemies!  

The LORD has sworn and will not change his mind, “You are a priest forever after the order of Melchizedek.”  

The Lord is at your right hand; he will shatter kings on the day of his wrath. 

*Lifting our hearts to the Lord in humble adoration and praise 

Pastor: Father in heaven, we praise you that the Lord Jesus, your Son and our Lord, has accomplished all redemption and is now seated at your right hand in the heavenly places. And we praise you further that you have poured out the Holy Spirit as he promised, in order that we might worship him and you today! Receive our praise and thanksgiving today, as we come praying together the prayer that our Lord Jesus has taught us…  

Congregation: Our Father… 

*Praising the triune God 

“Come, Thou Almighty King” Trinity Hymnal 101 

Hearing the Word of God from the Old Testament  

Isaiah 44:1-8 

Hearing the Word of God from the New Testament 

John 14:15-31 

Approaching the living God in confession and supplication 

*Marveling at the grace of our God 

“Amazing Grace!” Trinity Hymnal 460 

*Professing our faith together 

Westminster Larger Catechism Q178 & 182 

Q178: What is prayer? 
A178: Prayer is an offering up of our desires unto God, in the name of Christ, by the help of his Spirit; with confession of our sins, and thankful acknowledgment of his mercies. 

Q182: How doth the Spirit help us to pray? 
A182: We not knowing: What to pray for as we ought, the Spirit helps our infirmities, by enabling us to understand both for whom, and: What, and: How prayer is to be made; and by working and quickening in our hearts (although not in all persons, nor at all times, in the same measure) those apprehensions, affections, and graces which are requisite for the right performance of that duty. 

*Praising the Lord with the Doxology  

“Book Three Doxology” (Psalm 89:52) (Book of Psalms for Worship 89H):  

Now to the LORD all blessings be ascribed forever then; 

Forevermore, so let it be! Amen, and yes, Amen! 

*Bringing our tithes and offerings to the Lord with prayer  

Asking God to bless our hearing of his Word 

(Children age 4 through K may be dismissed to Children’s Church) 

Giving heed to the Word of God 

Romans 8:26-27 

Thank God for the Spirit - Rev. Nicholas Davelaar 

I. We groan from weakness. (v. 26) 



II. The Spirit helps us by interceding for us. (v. 26) 



III. The Spirit intercedes perfectly and effectively. (v. 27)  



*Rejoicing in the gift of the Holy Spirit 

“Love Divine, All Loves Excelling” Trinity Hymnal 529 

*Being sent out into the world with the Lord’s benediction   


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