Half-Truths: What the Bible DOESN’T say Series week 3
Invitation to Worship: from Lamentations 3
Leader: The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases, his mercies never come to an end
All: they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness
Leader: “The Lord is my portion,” says my soul, “therefore I will hope in him.”
All: The Lord is good to those who wait for him, to the soul that seeks him
Leader: Although he causes grief, he will have compassion according to the abundance of his steadfast love
Lord, the eyes of all look to You in hope; and You give them what they need. You open Your hand and satisfy the hunger and thirst of every living thing. We, too, turn to You again, longing to be filled— to eat of the Bread of Life, to drink from Your life-giving streams, to taste Your goodness and live.
May the time we spend together in Your presence nourish our hearts and minds; may it strengthen our relationship with You, and renew our commitment to live in this world as Your faithful disciples. For You alone are God, the Source and Sustainer of life.
In Jesus’ name, and with his words we pray, “Our Father…
Scripture: 1 Corinthians 10:11-13
Message: “God Won’t Give You More Than You Can Handle”
Theme: Sometimes when we are searching form something to say to someone who is struggling, this seems like a good one…but is it? Really?