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Remember And Proclaim – Sunday Songs

I’ve included Remember And Proclaim from Andrew Peterson’s Resurrection Letters Vol. 1 in Sunday Songs because it’s a song about the Lord’s Supper; and I think the Lord’s Supper is best thought of in the context of corporate worship.

The lyrics:
1.
As we gather round this table
We remember and proclaim
Christ has died, Christ is risen
Christ will come again
There’s nothing to fear and everything to gain
And so we gather here to remember
To remember and proclaim
2.
Every footstep tells the story
As the people join the feast
We remember his blood and body
Broken for you and me
One step and we remember
The other we proclaim
His death until He comes
O He’s coming back
He’s coming back again!
Chorus.
And every time we break the bread
We drink the wine,
I can hear the song in my heart and my head,
And I sing along…
We remember, we proclaim
His death until he comes again!
We remember, we proclaim
Christ has died, Christ has risen,
Christ will come again!
3.
Now we join with friends and neighbors
To celebrate again
Around a different kind of table
We remember just the same.
This feast, it is a battle
That we wage against the night,
This joy is just a shadow of the resurrection
Of the resurrection life!
Chorus.
And every time we break the bread,
We drink the wine,
I can hear the song in my heart and my head,
And I sing along…
We remember, we proclaim
His death until he comes again!
We remember, we proclaim:
Christ has died, Christ has risen,
Christ will come again!
Ending.
We remember, we proclaim
His death until he comes again!
We remember, we proclaim
Christ has died, Christ has risen,
Christ will come again!

Andrew Peterson | Andy Gullahorn
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Heidelberg Catechism – Lord’s Day 20

Heidelberg Catechism – Lord’s Day 20

53.
Q. What do you believe concerning the “Holy Spirit”?
A. First, that, with the Father and the Son, he is equally eternal God; second, that God’s Spirit is also given to me, preparing me through a true faith to share in Christ and all his benefits, that he comforts me and will abide with me forever.


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Saturday Night Music Practice

What else would we be doing?

Watching a wedding?

Pfft.


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Bad News For Pretend Religion (preparing for MGPC 20/5/18)

Song: Made Alive
Welcome:
Call to Worship
Song: Jerusalem
Prayer Of Confession
Song: Spirit Of God, Unseen As The Wind
Affirming our Faith: Westminster Shorter Catechism Q26
Song: Now To Him Who Loved Us
Bible Reading: 1 Timothy 5 – Further admonitions to Timothy regarding his ministry, particularly touching widows, elders, and slaves.
Bible Memorisation: Proverbs 19:20-21
Song: Come Holy Ghost, Our Hearts Inspire
Bible Reading: 1 Kings 14:1-20
Sermon: Bad News For Pretend Religion
Song: Love Divine, All Loves Excelling
Announcements:
Pastoral Prayer:
Closing Blessing
Song: This Is Amazing Grace


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Don’t Fix Normal

A lot of articles that I read by Karl Vaters make a lot of sense.
I’m looking forward to having a read of this book.


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Footy Tipping 2018 – NRL Round 11 / AFL Round 9

The best thing I can say about NRL is that being just over 50% feels like an achievement.
AFL is throwing up fewer upsets, and it may be that the top eight are settled.
Greater Western Sydney should be there, but it’s hard to see who’s going to fall out.
And I think North Melbourne will beat GWS this weekend, as well to make their task all the harder.

NRL (last round 3/8; season tally 41/80)
Penrith
New Zealand
Easts
Newcastle
North Queensland
Melbourne
Saint George
Cronulla

AFL (last round 6/9; season tally 52/72)
Adelaide
North Melbourne
Port Adelaide
Geelong
Sydney
Collingwood
Melbourne
Hawthorn
West Coast


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My Exciting Life

These steel cut oats are part of my breakfast every day. Every day.

They inexplicably disappeared a month ago – space filled, product tag gone – but now they have returned.

This makes me feel good. This is my exciting life.