Order of Worship February 7, 2016
Call to Worship – Jim Lee
Responsive Reading – All
Songs of Praise – All
Confession of Faith: Apostle’s Creed – All
Pastoral Prayer – David An
Redemption No Borders – David An
Offering – All
Offertory Prayer – Eunseok Choi
Sermon – Rev. Jong Park
Song of Response – All
Benediction – Rev. Jong Park
Announcements – Jim Lee
Welcome to The Redemption Church, and thank you for coming to worship with us! Please stop by the welcoming table if you are new to Redemption. We’d love to get to know you and for you to get to know us!
TRC WEEKLY SCHEDULE
Life Groups: Life groups are our church’s small group ministry to study the Word, enjoy each other’s fellowship, and share life with one another. Various groups meet throughout the week: City, Lisle, Married, Midwestern U. (Downers Grove), Friday, and Schaumburg. To join one, email us or sign up at the welcoming table.
Thursday Prayer Meeting: 7:3opm at National Louis University (Room 850-304)
Sunday Prayer Meeting: 9:00am at National Louis University
Sunday Service, Sunday School, and Nursery: 10:30 a.m. at National Louis University
Youth Group [second floor]: Sundays at Noon to 12:45 p.m.
There are plenty of opportunities to put your gifts to good use at TRC. If you are interested in serving in some way, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or stop by the welcoming table after service.
Membership is an important aspect of church, and TRC wants to grow in our understanding of Biblical commitment through church membership. We will be offering membership classes after service on February 28, March 6, and March 13. Sign up at the welcoming table starting today.
FRIDAY NIGHT LIFE+
The next FNL+ will take place on Friday, February 12 starting at 7:30pm at the Community Church of Rolling Meadows (2720 Kirchoff Rd. Rolling Meadows). Join us for a night of the Word, worship, and an extended of prayer. FNL+ will last until Midnight, but feel free to come and go as your schedule permits. Let us stretch our prayer lives and grow together through another FNL+!
Note that we will not have Thursday Prayer Meeting this week because of FNL+.
RESTORE MISSIONS CONFERENCE
Mark your calendars for the 2016 Restore Missions Conference which will take place March 4-5, 2016 with a focus on Vocational Excellence and Spiritual Conviction. All sessions will take place at Blanchard Alliance Church at 1766 S. Blanchard St. Wheaton, with evening sessions starting at 7:30pm on March 4 and 6:30pm on March 5. There will also be multiple seminar sessions on the afternoon of March 5. For more information, please visit www.refuelrestore.com.
In preparation for the conference, we will have weekly Sunday night prayer meetings from 7:30-9pm at Blanchard Alliance Church. All are welcome to come pray for this important conference!
BAPTISM AND CONFIRMATION AT EASTER SERVICE
If you are interested in baptism or confirmation for you or your infant child, our annual Easter service on March 27 will be a baptism service. There will be a mandatory baptism class on March 13, and let us know you are interested by signing up at the welcoming table.
SUMMER MISSIONS OPPORTUNITY
We are excited to announce that we will be sending a short term missions team to join the outreach efforts of Over-the-Rhine (OTR) Living Water Church in Cincinnati, Ohio. The trip will be from July 14-23 and will involve attending OTR’s School of Evangelism and assisting a yearly Kid’s Camp. Other elements of the trip include reaching out to the community including street evangelism and building relationships. The deadline to register will be April 3, with sign ups starting today. An informational meeting will take place within the next few weeks to provide additional details.
GLOBAL MEDICAL MISSIONS ALLIANCE 2016 CONFERENCE
The Global Medical Missions Alliance (GMMA) is an organization of Christian healthcare-oriented students and professionals committed to further the kingdom of Christ through the medical profession. The GMMA 2016 conference will take place on June 24-25, 2016 in Irvine, CA. Those interested in attending can find more information and register at conference.gmma7.org. For students who are interested in attending, there is a possibility of travel and lodging scholarships from GMMA. Please let us know if you are interested in attending (e-mail email@example.com), so we can inquire with GMMA regarding the scholarships.
We will have a time of open basketball following service today from 2-4:30pm at Naperville Presbyterian Church (943 Sanctuary Lane, Naperville). Players of all skill levels are welcome to come and play.
Everyone is invited for an informal lunch after service today. This week’s lunch will be at Tairyo House located at 3099 Ogden Ave. in Lisle. We gather around 12:45pm, so see you there!