Preparing for the Gathering - Ephesians 2:5-10July 5, 2023 Preparing for Sunday
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 Ephesians 2:1-10 again to refresh your mind and heart on God's word before the gathering on Sunday.
- How can you live in light of God’s grace this week? What would living in light of God’s grace look like? Use the passage to formulate several answers.
- Pray for clarity regarding God's character; the better we know and understand God from His Word, the better we can pray to Him, worship Him, love Him, and trust Him.
- Pray for the congregation to continue to grow in what we know, and for those who are new to these truths for the body of Summit Woods to come around in loving discipleship.
- Pray for our hearts to be filled with the Word and Spirit and that our love would abide and manifest obedience according the the grace God grants to us and for us for the body to do the work of ministry God has prepared for us.
- 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: Colton Honingman: music; Brett Harris: elder prayer & scripture reading; Dawson Bryant: teaching.
Songs for Sunday
- Praise His Name
- Grace Alone (sheetmusic)
- Christ is Mine Forevermore (sheetmusic)
- There is a Fountain (sheetmusic)
- Nothing That My Hands Can Do (sheetmusic)