Here are your Good Shepherd OPC announcements and worship helps for the week of March 13-19, 2017.
If you have a prayer request, please forward it to Pastor Chris to be included in the congregational prayer on Sunday morning or evening.
The Lord’s Day (March 19)
We begin a new twelve week study on sanctification called War of a Lifetime. The First lesson is “Your Struggle Against Sin.”
The children have two classes that both use Great Commission Publications curriculum.
Acts 21:37-22:21, Paul's Defense to Israel
Micah 4:6-13, The Lord Shall Rescue Zion
From the Presbytery of Ohio stated clerk (Donald Duff) on behalf of the presbytery:
Dear Brothers and Sisters at Good Shepherd OPC,
I am writing on behalf of the Presbytery of Ohio, thanking you for the gracious hospitality you showed to us during our stated meeting on March 10. The welcome and warmth with which we were met was a great blessing. The meals were overflowing in quantity and very delicious and helped to make our seasons of fellowship a time of particular delight and refreshment. Be sure to thank those who prepared the meals and those who served them. Thank you for the kindness and generosity you extended to us in this and many other ways during our time with you!
May the Lord grant you continued joy and strength as a congregation as you seek first his kingdom and his righteousness.
The evening service is at 6:00 pm. Afterwards we have a question and answer session.
The Bible Study is on Wednesday at 7 pm. Our study is Ruth 4:13-22.
The session has changed its stated meeting time to Thursday, March 16 at 6:45 pm.
Grace Presbyterian Church (Columbus, OH) is hosting a youth rally this spring. The dates are March 31 - April 2. Rev. Jeremy Logan (Knox OPC) will speak.
The women will meet for fellowship and study in March at Sarah Taylor’s house. They are studying Jerry Bridges’ book, The Practice of Godliness. Contact Ananda or Sarah for details.
The next fellowship lunch is Sunday, April 2 after the morning service.
Following our fellowship meal (around 2 pm), we’ll watch the third session of the Embers to a Flame Conference: “Strategy 2: Call to Repentance.”
Westside Reformed Church is having a Good Friday service on Good Friday, April 14, at 6:30 pm. They meet at 3011 Harrison Ave, Cincinnati (normal building, but in the main sanctuary).
The next evening prayer meeting is Sunday, April 30 at 6:00 pm.