Sunday Gathering 09.16.2018

The purpose of this blog post is to help The Crossing Church engage and prepare our hearts to worship King Jesus. We will highlight the Scripture that will be preached as well as the songs we will sing during this week's Sunday Gathering.

Here are a three simple ways you can prepare your heart:

  1. Read through and meditate on the text that will be preached that Sunday with your family and/or friends.

  2. Listen to, sing or read through some of the song lyrics that we will sing together.

  3. Pray for God to reveal Himself to you and the The Crossing church in powerful ways!

Worship through song:

Christ the Sure and Steady Anchor
From the Rising of the Sun
Tis So Sweet
I Will Glory in My Redeemer
Behold Our God

Worship through the Word:

Genesis 1:2-25

The earth was without form and void, and darkness was over the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters.

And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. And God saw that the light was good. And God separated the light from the darkness. God called the light Day, and the darkness he called Night. And there was evening and there was morning, the first day.

And God said, “Let there be an expanse in the midst of the waters, and let it separate the waters from the waters.” And God made the expanse and separated the waters that were under the expanse from the waters that were above the expanse. And it was so. And God called the expanse Heaven. And there was evening and there was morning, the second day.

And God said, “Let the waters under the heavens be gathered together into one place, and let the dry land appear.” And it was so. God called the dry land Earth, and the waters that were gathered together he called Seas. And God saw that it was good.

And God said, “Let the earth sprout vegetation, plants yielding seed, and fruit trees bearing fruit in which is their seed, each according to its kind, on the earth.” And it was so. The earth brought forth vegetation, plants yielding seed according to their own kinds, and trees bearing fruit in which is their seed, each according to its kind. And God saw that it was good. And there was evening and there was morning, the third day.

And God said, “Let there be lights in the expanse of the heavens to separate the day from the night. And let them be for signs and for seasons, and for days and years, and let them be lights in the expanse of the heavens to give light upon the earth.” And it was so. And God made the two great lights—the greater light to rule the day and the lesser light to rule the night—and the stars. And God set them in the expanse of the heavens to give light on the earth, to rule over the day and over the night, and to separate the light from the darkness. And God saw that it was good. And there was evening and there was morning, the fourth day.

And God said, “Let the waters swarm with swarms of living creatures, and let birds fly above the earth across the expanse of the heavens.” So God created the great sea creatures and every living creature that moves, with which the waters swarm, according to their kinds, and every winged bird according to its kind. And God saw that it was good. And God blessed them, saying, “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the waters in the seas, and let birds multiply on the earth.” And there was evening and there was morning, the fifth day.

And God said, “Let the earth bring forth living creatures according to their kinds—livestock and creeping things and beasts of the earth according to their kinds.” And it was so. And God made the beasts of the earth according to their kinds and the livestock according to their kinds, and everything that creeps on the ground according to its kind. And God saw that it was good.

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Feel free to preview these songs on YouTube or any other streaming service. We pray our Sunday  Gathering is life giving to you and honoring to King Jesus. John 5:24

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Sunday Gathering 09.09.2018

The purpose of this blog post is to help The Crossing Church engage and prepare our hearts to worship King Jesus. We will highlight the Scripture that will be preached as well as the songs we will sing during this week's Sunday Gathering.

Here are a three simple ways you can prepare your heart:

  1. Read through and meditate on the text that will be preached that Sunday with your family and/or friends.
  2. Listen to, sing or read through some of the song lyrics that we will sing together.
  3. Pray for God to reveal Himself to you and the The Crossing church in powerful ways!

Worship through song:

All Creatures Of Our God and King
The Lord is Your Shelter
And Can It Be
This is My Father’s World
Oh Praise the Name

Worship through the Word:

Genesis 1:1-2

In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth. The earth was without form and void, and darkness was over the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God was hovering over the face of the waters.

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Feel free to preview these songs on YouTube or any other streaming service. We pray our Sunday  Gathering is life giving to you and honoring to King Jesus. John 5:24

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Sunday Gathering 09.02.2018

The purpose of this blog post is to help The Crossing Church engage and prepare our hearts to worship King Jesus. We will highlight the Scripture that will be preached as well as the songs we will sing during this week's Sunday Gathering.

Here are a three simple ways you can prepare your heart:

  1. Read through and meditate on the text that will be preached that Sunday with your family and/or friends.
  2. Listen to, sing or read through some of the song lyrics that we will sing together.
  3. Pray for God to reveal Himself to you and the The Crossing church in powerful ways!

Worship through song:

O For a Thousand Tongues To Sing
How Deep the Father’s Love for Us
Grace That Is Greater
Revelation Song
Before the Throne

Worship through the Word:

Genesis Intro

1:1 In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.

1:31 And God saw everything that he had made, and behold, it was very good.

2:4 These are the generations of the heavens and the earth when they were created, in the day that the Lord God made the earth and the heavens.

5:1 This is the book of the generations of Adam. When God created man, he made him in the likeness of God.

6:9 These are the generations of Noah. Noah was a righteous man, blameless in his generation. Noah walked with God.

11:27 Now these are the generations of Terah. Terah fathered Abram, Nahor, and Haran; and Haran fathered Lot.

25:19 These are the generations of Isaac, Abraham's son…

37:2 These are the generations of Jacob.

50:19 But Joseph said to them, “Do not fear, for am I in the place of God? 20 As for you, you meant evil against me, but God meant it for good, to bring it about that many people should be kept alive, as they are today. 21 So do not fear…”

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Feel free to preview these songs on YouTube or any other streaming service. We pray our Sunday  Gathering is life giving to you and honoring to King Jesus. John 5:24

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Sunday Gathering 08.26.2018

The purpose of this blog post is to help The Crossing Church engage and prepare our hearts to worship King Jesus. We will highlight the Scripture that will be preached as well as the songs we will sing during this week's Sunday Gathering.

Here are a three simple ways you can prepare your heart:

  1. Read through and meditate on the text that will be preached that Sunday with your family and/or friends.
  2. Listen to, sing or read through some of the song lyrics that we will sing together.
  3. Pray for God to reveal Himself to you and the The Crossing church in powerful ways!

Worship through song:

Our Great God
Man of Sorrows
Savior Like a Shepherd Lead Us
Be Thou My Vision
All I Have Is Christ
 

Worship through the Word:

Mark 8:27-30

And Jesus went on with his disciples to the villages of Caesarea Philippi. And on the way he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that I am?” And they told him, “John the Baptist; and others say, Elijah; and others, one of the prophets.” And he asked them, “But who do you say that I am?” Peter answered him, “You are the Christ.” And he strictly charged them to tell no one about him.

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Feel free to preview these songs on YouTube or any other streaming service. We pray our Sunday  Gathering is life giving to you and honoring to King Jesus. John 5:24

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Sunday Gathering 08.19.2018

The purpose of this blog post is to help The Crossing Church engage and prepare our hearts to worship King Jesus. We will highlight the Scripture that will be preached as well as the songs we will sing during this week's Sunday Gathering.

Here are a three simple ways you can prepare your heart:

  1. Read through and meditate on the text that will be preached that Sunday with your family and/or friends.
  2. Listen to, sing or read through some of the song lyrics that we will sing together.
  3. Pray for God to reveal Himself to you and the The Crossing church in powerful ways!

Worship through song:

Come Thou Fount
Abide With Me
O Fount Of Love
In Christ Alone
How Great Thou Art
 

Worship through the Word:

Psalm 77

I cry aloud to God,

aloud to God, and he will hear me.

In the day of my trouble I seek the Lord;

in the night my hand is stretched out without wearying;

my soul refuses to be comforted.

When I remember God, I moan;

when I meditate, my spirit faints. Selah

You hold my eyelids open;

I am so troubled that I cannot speak.

I consider the days of old,

the years long ago.

I said, “Let me remember my song in the night;

let me meditate in my heart.”

Then my spirit made a diligent search:

“Will the Lord spurn forever,

and never again be favorable?

Has his steadfast love forever ceased?

Are his promises at an end for all time?

Has God forgotten to be gracious?

Has he in anger shut up his compassion?” Selah

Then I said, “I will appeal to this,

to the years of the right hand of the Most High.”

I will remember the deeds of the Lord;

yes, I will remember your wonders of old.

I will ponder all your work,

and meditate on your mighty deeds.

Your way, O God, is holy.

What god is great like our God?

You are the God who works wonders;

you have made known your might among the peoples.

You with your arm redeemed your people,

the children of Jacob and Joseph. Selah

When the waters saw you, O God,

when the waters saw you, they were afraid;

indeed, the deep trembled.

The clouds poured out water;

the skies gave forth thunder;

your arrows flashed on every side.

The crash of your thunder was in the whirlwind;

your lightnings lighted up the world;

the earth trembled and shook.

Your way was through the sea,

your path through the great waters;

yet your footprints were unseen.

You led your people like a flock

by the hand of Moses and Aaron.

 

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Feel free to preview these songs on YouTube or any other streaming service. We pray our Sunday  Gathering is life giving to you and honoring to King Jesus. John 5:24

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