Preparing for the Gathering - Psalm 23
Prepare your heart for our Sunday Morning Gathering by looking through these suggestions that will assist you in making the most of our time together.
You will find tangible suggestions for putting scripture to action in your personal life and in our corporate body, links to the songs we will sing, and lyrics for you to prepare for our corporate singing.
Please see the Preparing for the Sermon post for suggestions in thinking more critically through the passage, meditating more intently on the text, and prayerfully seeking wisdom to deepen your understanding of the passage to be preached this Sunday.
- Read Psalm 23.
- How does the imagery of God as a shepherd comfort you?
- How does what you know about the Messiah as the long awaited Shepherd King impact your view of life, politics, government, worship, eternity, etc.?
- Pray that the Lord will gather in sheep through the preaching of his Word, and that his sheep would be comforted by the shepherding work of the Messiah.
- Click the links below to find the lyrics and recordings of the songs planned for our gathering this Sunday; practice the songs, study the lyrics and sing together.
- Pray for those leading our corporate gathering this week and for the Holy Spirit’s work as the Word of God is further explained and applied: Joel Conrad: music; Rob Stouffer: Elders' prayer & scripture reading; Bret Capranica: teaching.
Songs for Sunday
- Come All Ye Faithful
- Come and Stand Amazed
- Hark! the Herald Angels Sing
- Silent Night
- All Glory Be to Christ
Lyrics Morning Gathering - ... by on Scribd