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God Be Merciful To Me – Sunday Songs

I featured God Be Merciful To Me years ago.
Here’s a retuned version by Keith and Kristyn Getty of this setting of Psalm 51.

The lyrics:
1.
God, be merciful to me,
On thy grace I rest my plea;
Plenteous in compassion Thou,
Blot out my transgressions now;
Wash me, make me pure within,
Cleanse, O cleanse me from my sin.
Wash me, make me pure within,
Cleanse, O cleanse me from my sin.
2
Broken, humbled to the dust
By thy wrath and judgment just,
Let my contrite heart rejoice
And in gladness hear Thy voice;
From my sins O hide Thy face,
Blot them out in boundless grace.
From my sins O hide Thy face,
Blot them out in boundless grace.
3
Gracious God, my heart renew,
Make my spirit right and true;
Cast me not away from Thee,
Let thy Spirit dwell in me;
Thy salvation’s joy impart,
Steadfast make my willing heart.
Thy salvation’s joy impart,
Steadfast make my willing heart.
4
Sinners then shall learn from me
And return, O God, to Thee;
Saviour, all my guilt remove,
And my tongue shall sing thy love;
Touch my silent lips, O Lord,
And my mouth shall praise accord.
Touch my silent lips, O Lord,
And my mouth shall praise accord.


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The Long Haul (preparing for MGPC 19/5/19)

Song: Saviour Of The World
Welcome:
Call to Worship
Song: This I Believe – (The Creed)
Prayer Of Confession
Song: God Is Our Strength And Refuge
Affirming our Faith: New City Catechism 20
Song: Now To Him Who Loved Us
Bible Reading: Luke 2: 22-52 – The infant Jesus is presented in the temple, Simeon’s response, known by its Latin title as the Nunc Dimittis (2:29-32), and the account of Jesus’ visit to the temple at age 12.
Bible Memorisation: 1 Kings 18:21b
Song: FCome Now Almighty King
Bible Reading: 1 Kings 19: 1-8
Sermon: The Long Haul
Announcements:
Pastoral Prayer:
Closing Blessing
Song: Your Love So High


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The God Who Answers (preparing for MGPC 12/5/19)

Song: The Love Of The Father
Welcome:
Call to Worship
Song: In Christ Alone
Prayer Of Confession
Song: What A Wonderful Change
Affirming our Faith: New City Catechism 19
Song: May The Grace Of Christ Our Saviour
Bible Reading: Luke 2: 1-21 – The birth of Jesus in Bethlehem, its announcement to shepherds, and the angelic Gloria in Excelsis.
Bible Memorisation: 1 Kings 18:21b
Song: From All That Dwells Below The Skies
Bible Reading: 1 Kings 18: 41-46
Sermon: The God Who Answers
The Lord’s Supper (gf bread) Guests who are members of any Christian church are invited to share in the supper. If you are uncertain about your situation don’t feel under compulsion to participate. Talk to one of our elders or pastors after the service.
Announcements:
Pastoral Prayer:
Closing Blessing
Song: Man Of Sorrows


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Time To Choose (preparing for MGPC 5/5/19)

Song: From The Day
Welcome:
Call to Worship
Song: No Other Name
Prayer Of Confession
Song: When Peace Like A River
Affirming our Faith: New City Catechism 18
Song: Worship Honour, Glory, Blessing
Bible Reading: Luke 1:57-81 – The birth of John the Baptist and the response of his father, commonly called by its Latin name, the Benedictus.
Bible Memorisation: 1 Kings 18:21b
Song: From All That Dwells Below The Skies
Bible Reading: 1 Kings 18: 20-40
Sermon: Time To Choose
Announcements:
Pastoral Prayer:
Closing Blessing
Song: Good And Gracious King


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Finding Trouble (preparing for MGPC 28/4/19)

Song: Saviour Of The World
Welcome:
Call to Worship
Song: Your Love Defends Me
Prayer Of Confession
Song: My Hope Is Built On Nothing Less
Affirming our Faith: New City Catechism 17
Song: Unto God Be Praise And Honour
Bible Reading: Luke 1:39-56 – Mary’s response of praise to the promise of the birth of Jesus, known by its Latin name as the Magnificat.
Bible Memorisation: Romans 5: 8
Song: The Church’s One Foundation
Bible Reading: 1 Kings 18: 1-19
Sermon: Finding Trouble
Announcements:
Pastoral Prayer:
Closing Blessing
Song: Build Your Kingdom Here


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Easter In Colour (preparing for MGPC 21/4/19)

Song: Christ Is Risen
Welcome:
Call to Worship
Song: Death Was Arrested
Prayer Of Confession
Song: Jesus Christ Is Risen Today
Affirming our Faith: New City Catechism 15
Song: Praise God From Whom All Blessing Flows
Bible Reading: Luke 1: 26-38 – The birth of Jesus foretold and Mary’s response of trust.
Bible Memorisation: Romans 5: 8
Song: Yours Is The Glory
Bible Reading: Mark 16: 1-8
Sermon: Easter In Colour
Announcements:
Pastoral Prayer:
Closing Blessing
Song: One True God


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Pressing On (preparing for MGPC 7/4/19)

Song: My Heart Is Filled With Thankfulness
Welcome:
Call to Worship
Song: In Christ Alone
Prayer Of Confession
Song: The King Of Love My Shepherd Is
Affirming our Faith: New City Catechism 14
Song: Now To Him Who Loved Us
Bible Reading: Zechariah 14: 1-21 – Zechariah announces the coming “day of the LORD,” a day of battle, of judgment and salvation, of light and living water, and of the gathering of the Gentiles to worship the King, the LORD of hosts.
Bible Memorisation: Romans 5: 8
Song: God Whose Almighty Word
Bible Reading: Philippians 3: 4-14
Sermon: Pressing On
Announcements:
Pastoral Prayer:
Closing Blessing
Song: Saviour Of The World