Protestant Reformed Church
Lord’s Day, 7
"That ye may
with one mind and one mouth glorify God, even
the Father of
our Lord Jesus Christ" (Romans 15:6)
Service - 11:00 AM
Saul, the King Israel Asked For (10)
Rejects Saul as King
37:3-7, 26-28; 73:24-28; 83:3-8, 16-18; 119:105-112
Service - 6:00 PM
Saul, the King Israel Asked For (11)
Told of His Rejection
is Better than Excuses
is Better than Sacrifices
Repentance is Better than Keeping up Appearances
102:13-18; 74:1-5; 50:7-14; 51:14-19
cassettes of the worship services, contact Sean Courtney
Quote to Consider:
C. F. Keil on God’s repentance: "... a man’s
repentance or regret arises from his changeableness, from the
fluctuations in his desires and actions. This is never the case with
God: consequently He is the unchangeable One, in whom Israel can trust,
since He does not lie or deceive, or repent of His purposes [I Sam.
Announcements (subject to God’s will):
The Standard Bearers (15 Dec. issue with an
article on the 2008 BRF Conference) are on the back table as are the
Beacon Lights. The December and January issue of the
C. R. News are also available.
The second offering this morning will be for the
Catechism: Monday, 4:30 PM at the Murrays
Monday, 6:30 PM with the Campbells at the manse.
The CPRC Council will meet tomorrow, 8 Jan., at 7:30
PM at the manse.
Membership Class: Tuesday at 7:30 PM
Our Mid-Week Bible Study is Wednesday at 7:45
PM at the manse. We will continue with (IIIA) "We repudiate" in the
"Declaration of Principles."
Rev. & Mary Stewart travel to S. Wales this
Friday, 12 Jan., for the lecture on "The Baptism of the Holy Spirit: Are
the Pentecostals Right?" Please remember this witness and the saints in
S. Wales in your prayers.
The Reformed Witness Hour next Lord’s Day, 14 Jan.
(8:30-9:00 AM, on Gospel 846MW) is entitled "With Him in His Glory"
Rev. VanOverloop and Rev. Eriks plan to be here from
Friday, 27 January, to Monday, 5 February. The congregational dinner
will be Friday, 2 February, at Leighinmohr Hotel off the Galgorm Road in
Ballymena. A sign up sheet for the dinner is on the back table. A
sign-up sheet for Go-Karting, planned for Saturday, 3 February, at
Raceview Karting in Ballymena, is also on the back table.
Last Week’s Offerings: General Fund - £633.80.
Website: Three new articles have been added to
our languages page (www.cprf.co.uk/languages.htm):
Ukrainian—"God’s Sovereign Love, our Comfort" by Prof. Decker;
French—"The Importance of the Trinity" by Rev. R. Hanko; and
Romanian—"Sovereign Election" by Rev. Van Baren.
PRC News: Rev. Dick (Grace, MI) received the
call to be missionary in the Philippines. After prayerful consideration,
the congregation in Wyckoff, NJ, which had been in existence for 33
years, voted to disband. The last worship service was held last Sunday.