Sovereign Grace Fellowship
“a family church rejoicing in the grace of God”
9:30 Prayer Time
If you have a prayer request that you would like the church to cooperatively pray for publicly during this time, please write your request on the available form and place it in the prayer request box.
9:50 Sunday School
10:45 Believer’s Worship
Scripture Reading and Message
“Paul’s Closing Words” Ephesians 6
Children, parents, slaves and master – Ephesians 6:1-9
The Christian’s readiness – Ephesians 6:10-20
Paul’s final words – Ephesians 6:21-24
~12:00 Fellowship Lunch
This Week’s Events:
Nursery: Laura Damiani
Please notify the nursery worker, when dropping off your child, if he/she has any food allergies.
Church Cleaning for 3/29: Sharon Shorey
Next Week’s Nursery: Deb Corey
Today’s Adult Sunday School will be viewing a video.
We continue to collect protein items (canned tuna, salmon or chicken, peanut butter, hash, hearty meat-based soup, chili) for the Boscawen Food Pantry. Please place items donated in the basket in the hall.
“Be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus.”
2 Timothy 2:1
Christ has grace without measure in himself, but he hath not retained it for himself. As the reservoir empties itself into the pipes, so hath Christ emptied out his grace for his people. “Of his fulness have all we received, and grace for grace.” He seems only to have in order to dispense to us. He stands like the fountain, always flowing, but only running in order to supply the empty pitchers and the thirsty lips which draw nigh unto it. Like a tree, he bears sweet fruit, not to hang on boughs, but to be gathered by those who need. Grace, whether its work be to pardon, to cleanse, to preserve, to strengthen, to enlighten, to quicken, or to restore, is ever to be had from him freely and without price; nor is there one form of the work of grace which he has not bestowed upon his people. As the blood of the body, though flowing from the heart, belongs equally to every member, so the influences of grace are the inheritance of every saint united to the Lamb; and herein there is a sweet communion between Christ and his Church, inasmuch as they both receive the same grace. Christ is the head upon which the oil is first poured; but the same oil runs to the very skirts of the garments, so that the meanest saint has an unction of the same costly moisture as that which fell upon the head. This is true communion when the sap of grace flows from the stem to the branch, and when it is perceived that the stem itself is sustained by the very nourishment which feeds the branch. As we day by day receive grace from Jesus, and more constantly recognize it as coming from him, we shall behold him in communion with us, and enjoy the felicity of communion with him. Let us make daily use of our riches, and ever repair to him as to our own Lord in covenant, taking from him the supply of all we need with as much boldness as men take money from their own purse.