The religious authorities were policing a vision of the kingdom that experienced as a burden. Jesus’ invitation to the kingdom is about laying down burdens. Those who know the Scriptures properly can be assured Jesus’ vision is God’s intention all along and not be side-tracked into a life of crushing obligation.
For those unable to join us at MGPC, the service will be live-streamed.
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Call to Worship
Song: Love Come Down
Prayer Of Confession
Song: Take My Life And Let It Be (Rejoice 477)
Affirming our Faith
Song: Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow
Bible Reading: Acts 23:12 – 22 – A plot to kill the Apostle Paul is discovered.
Bible Memorisation: Psalm 107:1
Song: Holy, Holy, Holy, Lord God Almighty (Rejoice 51)
Bible Reading: Matthew 12: 1-8
Sermon: Snacks and Side-tracks
The Lord’s Supper
Song: As You Go