How To Prepare For This Sunday, 02/17/2019

Begin to prepare for Sunday’s sermon by reading Esther 4:1-5:8. We’re continuing our study on Esther and the silent sovereignty of God. This Sunday we’ll look at the rightness of risk in a secular age.

Sunday night we’ll begin a new teaching series called Seven Last Words about Jesus’ final sayings from the cross. We encourage you to join us and hear how we can get involved engaging our community with the Good News of Jesus.

Here’s a few specific ways to prepare for Sunday:

1) Pray and ask God to work in you for His glory.

2) Read and meditate on Esther 4:1-5:8, our text for Sunday’s sermon.

3) This Sunday we’ll be praying for the nation of Lebanon. Learn how to pray for them personally here.

4) Below are the songs we’ll be singing on Sunday. Click on the links to learn any you don’t know so you’re prepared to sing.

Goodness, Love, and Mercy

The Wonderful Cross

Hallelujah for the Cross 

Crown Him

Tis So Sweet to Trust in Jesus

I look forward to worshiping with you on Sunday!!!

–Pastor Hopson

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How To Prepare For This Sunday, 02/10/2019

Hello PBC Family!

Begin to prepare for this coming Sunday’s sermon by reading Esther 3. We’re continuing our study on Esther and the silent sovereignty of God. This Sunday we’ll be taking a look at the reality of evil in a secular age.

Sunday night we’ll hear from our friend Eddie Francis about his ministry The 180 Exchange. We encourage you to join us and hear how we can get involved engaging our community with the Good News of Jesus.

Here’s a few specific ways to prepare for Sunday:

1) Pray and ask God to work in you for His glory.

2) Read and meditate on Esther 3, our text for Sunday’s sermon.

3) This Sunday we’ll be praying for the nation of Latvia. Learn how to pray for them personally here.

4) Below are the songs we’ll be singing on Sunday. Click on the links to learn any you don’t know so you’re prepared to sing.

Rescuer

Your Grace is Enough

In Christ Alone

Revelation Song

O For a Thousand Tongues to Sing

I look forward to worshiping with you on Sunday!!!

–Pastor Hopson

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How To Prepare For Sunday, 02/03/2019

You can prepare for Sunday’s sermon by reading Esther 2. We’re continuing our study on Esther and the silent sovereignty of God. This Sunday we’ll look at what life is like for citizens of the the empire and the perils of powerlessness in a secular age.

This Sunday we’ll also be celebrating the Lord’s Supper together. We encourage you to take some time to prepare yourself to take communion with us.

Here’s a few specific ways to prepare for Sunday:

1) Pray and ask God to work in you for His glory.

2) Read and meditate on Esther 2, our text for Sunday’s sermon.

3) This Sunday we’ll be praying for the nation of Laos. Learn how to pray for them personally here.

4) Below are the songs we’ll be singing on Sunday. Click on the links to learn any you don’t know so you’re prepared to sing.

I See the Lord

The Stand

Only a Holy God

Jesus Paid It All

I look forward to worshiping with you on Sunday!!!

–Pastor Hopson

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How To Prepare For Sunday, 01/27/2019

Hello PBC Church Family!

You can begin to prepare for this Sunday’s sermon by reading Esther 1. We’re excited to launch a brand new sermon series going verse-by-verse through this powerful and surprising book. This Sunday we’ll look at the empire of Xerxes and the weakness of strength in a secular age.

Here’s a few specific ways to prepare for Sunday:

1) Pray and ask God to work in you for His glory.

2) Read and meditate on Esther 1, our text for Sunday’s sermon.

3) This Sunday we’ll be praying for the nation of Kyrgyzstan. Learn how to pray for them personally here.

4) Below are the songs we’ll be singing on Sunday. Click on the links to learn any you don’t know so you’re prepared to sing.

10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord)

How Great is Our God

Strong God

I Stand Amazed (How Marvelous)

I look forward to worshiping with you on Sunday!!!

–Pastor Hopson

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How To Prepare For Sunday, 01/20/2019

Begin to prepare for Sunday’s sermon by reading Genesis 1:26-30. Although we won’t stay in this text, we’ll start here to explain and defend my belief that the twin evils of racism and abortion are not primarily political issues, but gospel issues. I then hope to show you eight reasons why Christians struggle Walking With Jesus Against Abortion & Racism.


Due to the potentially jarring nature of the above sermon content, this Sunday we’ll providing childcare for all children ages 12 and under. We’ll leave it up to each family’s discretion to decide whether or not to allow their older children to remain in the worship service.

Here’s a few specific ways to prepare for Sunday:

1) Pray and ask God to work in you for His glory.

2) Read and meditate on Genesis 1:26-30, our text for Sunday’s sermon.

3) This Sunday we’ll be praying for the nation of Kuwait. Learn how to pray for them personally here.

4) Below are the songs we’ll be singing on Sunday. Click on the links to learn any you don’t know so you’re prepared to sing.

Only a Holy God

Defender (Call Upon the Name of the Lord)

Come As You Are

Great Are You Lord

Great Is Thy Faithfulness


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How To Prepare For This Sunday, 01/13/2019

 

 

You can begin to prepare for Sunday’s sermon by reading Titus 1:5-16. I’ll be preaching a vision sermon for 2019 entitled Walking With Jesus as a Church.

 

 

Here’s a few specific ways to prepare for Sunday:

1) Pray and ask God to work in you for His glory.

2) Read and meditate on Titus 1:5-16, our text for Sunday’s sermon.

3) Below are the songs we’ll be singing on Sunday. Click on the links to learn any you don’t know so you’re prepared to sing.

My Hope is Built

Living Hope

The Lord is Gracious and Compassionate

What a Beautiful Name

Blessed Assurance

I look forward to worshiping with you on Sunday!!!

–Pastor Hopson

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How To Prepare For Sunday, 01/06/2019

 

Prepare for Sunday’s sermon by praying for Pastor Jimmy Acree of Bacons Castle Baptist Church. I’ll be preaching from Matthew 16 on location at Caesarea-Philippi in Israel so I’ve asked Jimmy to preach God’s Word to us about walking with Jesus through grief.

 

 

 

Here’s a few specific ways to prepare for Sunday:

1) Pray and ask God to work in you for His glory.

2) Jimmy will be using various scriptures as he preaching on Walking with Jesus Through Grief. Pray for him leading up to Sunday, as he prepares to bring God’s word to the congregation at PBC.

3) Below are the songs we’ll be singing on Sunday. Click on the links to learn any you don’t know so you’re prepared to sing.

O God, Our Help in Ages Past

Christ is Enough

Afflicted Saint, To Christ Draw Near

He Will Hold Me Fast

All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name

Have a blessed Sunday! – Pastor Hopson

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How To Prepare For Sunday, 12/30/2018

 

You can begin to prepare for Sunday’s sermon by praying for Pastor Lee Hess of Carrollton Baptist Church. Pastor Hopson will be en route to Israel so he’s asked this wise brother to preach God’s Word to us about walking with Jesus through change.

 

 

Here’s a few specific ways to prepare for Sunday:

1) Pray and ask God to work in you for His glory.

2) Read and meditate on Revelation 3:1-6, our text for Sunday’s sermon.

3) Below are the songs we’ll be singing on Sunday. Click on the links to learn any you don’t know so you’re prepared to sing.

Living Hope

All Glory Be to Christ

Behold Our God

Goodness, Mercy, and Love

Amazing Grace (My Chains are Gone)

Have a blessed Sunday! – Pastor Hopson

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How To Prepare For This Sunday, 12/23/2018

 

You can prepare for Sunday’s sermon by reading Isaiah 53. We’re continuing our sermon series on the birth of Christ. This Sunday we’ll celebrate the Good News that Jesus was born to die.

 

 

 

Here’s a few specific ways to prepare for Sunday:

1) Pray and ask God to work in you for His glory.

2) Read and meditate on Isaiah 53:1-12, our text for Sunday’s sermon.

3) Below are the songs we’ll be singing on Sunday. Click on the links to learn any you don’t know so you’re prepared to sing.

Crown Him

Here I Am to Worship

Christmas Offering

Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

Angels from the Realms of Glory (Baloche)

I look forward to worshiping with you on Sunday!!!

–Pastor Hopson

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How To Prepare For This Sunday, 12/16/2018

 

You can prepare for Sunday’s sermon by reading Matthew 1:18-25. We’re continuing our sermon series on the birth of Christ. This Sunday we’ll begin by talking about why the virgin birth matters.

 

 

 

Here’s a few specific ways to prepare for Sunday:

1) Pray and ask God to work in you for His glory.

2) Read and meditate on Matthew 1:18-25, our text for Sunday’s sermon.

3) Below are the songs we’ll be singing on Sunday. Click on the links to learn any you don’t know so you’re prepared to sing.

Better Is One Day

Jesus Messiah

Strong God

Your Name

Joy To The World

I look forward to worshiping with you on Sunday!!!

–Pastor Hopson

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