"All the paths of the LORD are steadfast love and faithfulness, for those who keep His covenant and His testimonies" (Psalm 25:10).
Covenant Church (PCA) - Houston, TX
Tuesday, June 02, 2020
Transforming Hearts, Conforming to Christ

Worship Order - Morning


 ~ Morning Worship Service      

                    May 31, 2020 
We encourage you to worship with us in-person or via Facebook Live at 11 AM
and 5 PM. The link to the Facebook page for our worship services is here

Preaching:  Rev. Dan Clay, Associate Pastor

Theme:  Christ Glorified in the Cross
Vow and Salutation
Call to Worship:  Psalm 29:1-2
     Ascribe to the LORD, O heavenly beings,
          ascribe to the LORD glory and strength.
     Ascribe to the LORD the glory due His name;
          worship the LORD in the splendor of holiness.
Prayer of Invocation and Adoration

Hymn of Adoration:  #83 "O Praise the Lord, for He Is Good" 

God's Law:   Matthew 22:37-40
     And he (Jesus) said to him, "You shall love the Lord your God
     with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.
     This is the great and first commandment. And a second is like it:
     You shall love your neighbor as yourself. On these two commandments
     depend all the Law and the Prophets.
Prayer of Confession
God's Gospel Promise:  John 3:16-17
     For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever
     believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. For God did
     not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order
     that the world might be saved through him.
"Gloria Patri":   
     Glory be to the Father, and to the Son,
    and to the Holy Ghost; as it was in the
    beginning, is now and ever shall be,
    world without end. Amen, amen.
Prayer of Thanksgiving & Supplication/concluding with the Lord's Prayer
     Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name. 
     Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven.
     Give us this day our daily bread, 
     and forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors.
     And lead us not into temptation but deliver us from evil,
     for Thine is the kingdom and the power and the glory, forever. Amen.
Hymn of Preparation:  #246 "Man of Sorrows, What a Name" 
Reading of God's Word:  John 17:1-8   
Prayer for Illumination

Sermon:  "The Hour Has Come"   
Prayer of Application
Offering and Prayer
"Doxology" #733    
Psalm of Response:  Psalter 2A "Why do Gentile Nations Rage? 
The congregation is encouraged to be seated a few minutes early to prepare their hearts and minds
to meet with the Lord.
"The Hour Has Come"
John 17:1-8
Teaching: Jesus prays that His death and resurrection would bring glory to the Father, and
prays for those whom the Father has given him.
Main Points:
1.  Jesus prays that His death and resurrection would bring glory to the Father.
2.  Jesus prays for those whom the Father has given him.