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The Church Crow

It’s never lonely working at MGPC with Squawkie the crow incessantly displaying his disapproval of our windows.

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Sale Of Gifts 2019

The annual MGPC Sale Of Gifts (auction of Harvest Thanksgiving items) is taking place.

I’m looking at YoYo biscuits, Dark Choc Rocky Road and Florentines.

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Hidden In Plain View (preparing for MGPC 24/9/17)

Song: This Is Amazing Grace
Call to Worship
Song: Christ Is Risen, He Is Risen Indeed
Prayer Of Confession
Song: All Things Bright And Beautiful
Affirming our Faith: The Apostles’ Creed
Song: Now To The King Of Heaven
Bible Reading: Amos 8:1-14 – Amos charges Israel with indifference to the plight of the poor, judicial corruption, and deceitful commercial practices. He warns of a coming famine for the word of the LORD.
Bible Memorisation: Mark 3:35
Song: O God Beyond All Praising
Bible Reading: Mark 4:21-34
Sermon: Hidden In Plain View
Song: Through The Love Of God Our Saviour
(Tithes & free will offerings will be taken up during this song. Guests are not obligated to give an offering.)
Pastoral Prayer:
Closing Blessing
Song: See Him Coming

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Youth Band At MGPC

There was a combined youth gathering at MGPC tonight.
The guys formed a band for the occasion.
I could just fit them all in, I think.

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New Ministry At MGPC

Mark Lewis, licensed to preach the Gospel by the Presbytery of South Australia, 20/1/2017.

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The Voice You Can Hear In Any Storm (preparing for mgpc 8/1/17)

Song of preparation: You Sons Of The Gods (Psalm 29).
Call to worship:
Praise: All Creatures Of Our God And King.
Corporate Prayer of Confession:
Song of assurance, confession of faith, doxology: My Heart Is Filled With Thankfulness; Romans 8: 31-39; Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow.
Continuous reading: Daniel 4: 28 – 37 – Nebuchadnezzar’s humiliation, foretold in his own dream as interpreted by Daniel, is triggered by his proud failure to recognize the sovereignty of God.
Bible Memorisation: Ephesians 4:32
Praise: Father We Come To You (Revive Us, O Lord).
Scripture reading: Psalm 29.
Sermon: The Voice You Can Hear In Any Storm – God speaks in command of the storm and his voice can be heard both over and through the tempest. His reign and rule and certain, as is the peace he offers to his people.
Praise: According To Your Gracious Word.
The Lord’s Supper.
Tithes and offerings.
Departing praise: We Are His Children (Go Forth In His Name).