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Early Summer, 2017: Worship Themes



June 4, 2017:   Pentecost Sunday

Scripture:  John 14:12-17.  Jesus promises the Holy Spirit

Focus Verse: “And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Advocate, to be with you forever.” (John 14:16)

Theme: God gave his Holy Spirit to live in the hearts of those who believe in Jesus.


June 11, 2017:  Youth Sunday

Scripture:  John 1:14.  The word became flesh and dwelled with us.

Focus Verse: “So the Word became human and made his home among us.  He was full of unfailing love and faithfulness.  And we have seen his glory, the glory of the Father’s one and only Son.” (John 1:14, NLT)

Theme: In Jesus, God became human and lived with us.


June 18, 2017:  There’s No Need to Fear…

Scripture:  Psalm 27:1-4.  The Lord is my light, my salvation, my protection.

Focus Verse: “The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The LORD is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?” (Psalm 27:1)

Theme: With the Lord living is our hearts, what is there to fear?


June 25, 2017:  How Long…?

Scripture:  Psalm 13.  A prayer in the midst in suffering.

Focus Verse: “How long must I bear pain in my soul, and have sorrow in my heart all day long? How long shall my enemy be exalted over me?” (Psalm 13:2)

Theme: We trust in the Lord to see us through unpleasant times of life.


July 2, 2017:    The Lord is our strength.

Scripture:  Psalm 28:6-9.  God gives His people help and strength.

Focus Verse: “The LORD is my strength and my shield; in him my heart trusts; so I am helped, and my heart exults, and with my song I give thanks to him.” (Psalm 28:7)

Theme: We rely on the Lord for the strength needed to thrive in challenging days.


Scripture: Acts 1:6-14. The ascension of Jesus

Focus Verse: “All these were constantly devoting themselves to prayer, together with certain women, including Mary the mother of Jesus, as well as his brothers.” (Acts 1:14)

Theme: The church accomplishes its mission by God’s power through the prayers of the people.