Covenant Protestant Reformed Church
Lord’s Day, 19
"That ye may
with one mind and one mouth glorify God, even
the Father of
our Lord Jesus Christ" (Romans 15:6)
Morning Service - 11:00 AM
Saul, the King
Israel Asked For (4)
Saul is Proclaimed King
I Samuel 10:17-27
I. The Address of Samuel
II. The Choice of Saul
III. The Response of Israel
Psalms: 93:1-5; 69:7-15;
Evening Service - 6:00 PM
The Witness of the Spirit
I. The Spirit Who Witnesses
II. The Witness He Bears
III. The Witness We Bear
Psalms: 95:1-7; 69:16-22;
For audio cassettes of the worship services, contact Sean Courtney
CPRC website: www.cprc.co.uk
Quotes to Consider:
Dale Ralph Davis on I Samuel 10:25: "Saul is
under a law governing kingship, not to destroy his kingship but to allow
it to function properly. And God’s people are under [Jehovah’s] law and
commandments, not to inhibit and sour the Christian life but to order it
and protect it from an alien bondage ... For Christ’s people the law
should no longer be dreadful curse but glad obedience—if we prize our
Announcements (subject to God’s will):
The Standard Bearers are available on the back
table. This issue has an interesting article by Prof. Dykstra on
"Publishing the Faith—Globally."
Catechism: Monday, 7 PM with the Campbells at the
manse. Tuesday, 7 PM at the Murrays. Thursday, 7 PM at the Hamills.
Our Mid-Week Bible Study is Wednesday at 7:45 PM at
The Reformed Witness Hour next Lord’s Day, 26 Nov.
(8:30-9:00 AM, on Gospel 846MW) is entitled "Assured That All Things
Work My Good" (Romans 8:28).
Douglas Stewart’s confession of faith is scheduled
for next Sunday, Nov. 26, if there are no lawful objections.
Friday nights lecture on God’s Unconditional Covenant
in S. Wales went well and is now on-line at
Website: 11 new articles in Portuguese and 1 in
Italian have been added as well as 2 new sections, (foreign) "Languages"
and "Limerick," making 16 headings at the top of each page.
The second part of Prof. Engelsma’s first e-mail on
the current controversy over justification by faith alone is on the back
of the bulletin. If you live outside of N. America and would like to
receive these e-mails, contact Rev. Stewart (firstname.lastname@example.org). If you
live in N. America contact Prof. Engelsma (email@example.com).
Upcoming Lectures: Tuesday, 12 Dec., Limerick, "The
Baptism of the Holy Spirit: Are the Pentecostals Right?" Friday, 12
Jan., S. Wales, "The Baptism of the Holy Spirit: Are the Pentecostals
Last Week’s Offerings: General Fund - £830.95.
Donations: £49 (S. Wales).
PRC News: In the Philippines mission field today they
will hear 15 confessions of faith, followed by four adult and five
children baptisms. At the evening service, they will be organized into
an instituted church with the installation of office-bearers. May God
bless their continued labours and use them to be a blessing to our
brothers and sisters in the Philippines.