July 16, 2017 - Bulletin


Worship Order


Welcome and Announcements

Passing the Peace

Call to Worship - Psalm 89: 1-4, 15-18 - p.638

*Hymn of praise - “Sing Hallelujah, Praise the Lord” - #13

Opening Prayer and the Lord’s Prayer

Sharing of Joys and Concerns


*Song of Thanksgiving - “Doxology” - #815

Praise God from whom all blessings flow. Praise Him, all creatures here below. Praise Him above, ye heav’nly host. Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. Amen

Gospel Reading - Matthew 13: 24-30, 36-43 - p. 1050

*Hymn of Preparation - “Standing on the Promises” - #410

Message - “Don’t Be Surprised” - Rev. Vernl Mattson

*Hymn of Invitation - “We’ve a Story to Tell to the Nations” - #446

*If you are able, please stand


July Benevolence – Urban Promise

“The mission of UrbanPromise International is to prepare emerging leaders to initiate, develop, and sustain Christian-based youth development organizations and to seed their new ministries as they serve vulnerable children and teens in our world’s most under-resourced communities.”


Tonight - 7:oo PM - IBC

Thursday - 7:30 PM - IBC