How To Prepare For Sunday,03/17/2019

Begin to prepare for Sunday’s sermon by reading Mark 5:1-20. I’m excited to invite my friend Mark to preach to us this Sunday about the best place to plant Gospel seed.

Second, on Sunday night we’ll hear about Mark’s ministry, Regions in Need. This ministry is focused on reaching and teaching people in some of the most unreached places in the world. You are NOT going to want to miss what Mark has to share 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 Mark 5:1-20, our text for Sunday’s sermon.

3) This Sunday we’ll be praying for the nation of Liechtenstein. 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.

There is No Rock/Rock of Ages

Blessed Be Your Name

Come As You Are

Only a Holy God      

What a Beautiful Name

Like a River Glorious

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

  • Pastor Hopson
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How To Prepare For This Sunday, 03/10/2019

Begin to prepare for Sunday’s sermon by reading Esther 7:1-10. We’re continuing our study on Esther and the silent sovereignty of God. This Sunday we’ll look at justice and judgment in a secular age.

Then join us Sunday night for Seven Last Words–a teaching series about Jesus’ final sayings from the cross. This week we’ll study Jesus’ words of affliction from John 19:28-29.

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 7:1-10, our text for Sunday’s sermon.

3) This Sunday we’ll be praying for the nation of Libya. 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.

Here I Am to Worship

Great Things

Jesus Messiah

Lead Me to the Cross

I Cling to the Cross

Jesus Paid it All

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

–Pastor Hopson


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How To Prepare For This Sunday, 03/03/2019

Begin to prepare for Sunday’s sermon by reading Esther 6:1-14. We’re continuing our study on Esther and the silent sovereignty of God. This Sunday we’ll look at God’s silent sovereignty in a secular age.

Sunday night we’ll continue our teaching series Seven Last Words about Jesus’ final sayings from the cross. We encourage you to join us and learn the beauty in Jesus’ words of provision for His mother in John 19:25-27.

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 6:1-14, our text for Sunday’s sermon.

3) This Sunday we’ll be praying for the nation of Liberia. 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.

You’re Worthy of My Praise

More Than Conquerors 

We All Bow Down

Living Hope

Crown Him with Many Crowns

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

–Pastor Hopson

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How To Prepare For This Sunday, 2/24/2019

You can begin to prepare for Sunday’s sermon by reading Esther 5:9-14. We’re continuing our study on Esther and the silent sovereignty of God. This Sunday we’ll look at the perils of pride in a secular age.

Sunday night we’ll continue our new teaching series called Seven Last Words about Jesus’ final sayings from the cross. We encourage you to join us and learn the power of Jesus’ words to the thief: “Truly, I say to you, today you will be with Me in Paradise.”

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 5:9-14, our text for Sunday’s sermon.

3) This Sunday we’ll be praying for the nation of Lesotho. 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.

Worthy is Your Name

Rescuer

Do It Again

You Are My All in All

There is None Like You

O Worship the King

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

–Pastor Hopson

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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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