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  • Writer's picturePastor Gary

January 24th Worship Program

Thank you for joining us for worship this week. We are continuing our study of Genesis in the series THE PROMISE. This week we look at one of the most dramatic and spiritually important passages in the life of Abraham, so grab your Bible!

We pray that your participation in today's worship moves you closer to Jesus and makes you more aware of his plan for your life and how you can live into it.

Worship Schedule:

9:30 am

Live at Wesley Chapel

Live on our Worship Line: (443) 252-2878

11:00 am

Live in person @Rock Hall Church



Here are this week's announcements

Click here for our Charge Calendar


Order of Worship


Morning Prayer

Opening Songs

Stewardship Moment

Pastoral Prayer


Apostles Creed

Closing Worship


Songs for worship:


“We Sing of Your Glory”

“Come, Thou Almighty King”

“For the Beauty of the Earth”

“It Is Well With My Soul”

“Where He Leads Me”



Message Notes

Genesis #20: The Promise - Victorious Faith

Trial of 2020…

Genesis 22

God allows faith to be tested

  • Testing develops Christian character, James 1:2–3 The Message

  • Testing purifies God’s people, Isaiah 48:10 NIV

  • Testing proves the genuineness of faith, 1 Peter 1:6–7 NIV

God’s testing of faith - Genesis 22:1–2 NIV

  • God allows Satan to test faith - Job 2:7 NIV

  • Difficult circumstances test faith

  • Persecution tests faith - Hebrews 11:35–38 NIV

  • Discouraging people test faith - Mark 5:35–36 NIV

God’s promise during testing

  • Isaiah 43:2 NIV

  • 1 Thessalonians 3:2–3 NIV

Responding to Trials

  • First, Pray for God’s help - Hebrews 4:14–16 NLT, 1 Peter 4:19 NIV

  • Then, Persevere - James 1:12 NIV

  • Rejoice at sharing in the suffering of Christ -1 Peter 4:12–13 NIV

A Victorious Faith Comes Through Testing


This week's prayer focus:

  • Sunday - Our Mission: God, let Your church be a light in our community and world. Matthew 5:16

  • Monday - Our Church: God, bring unity to the Body of Christ. John 17:20-23

  • Tuesday - Our Leadership: God, help our worship leaders and musicians lead us before Your throne in a spirit of worship. Psalm 33:3

  • Wednesday - Families: God, help our families faithfully follow Your commands. John 14:15

  • Thursday - Our Community: God, soften the hearts of the lost in our community, show them your light. John 3:16-18

  • Friday - Children/Youth: God, change the world through our young people rather than letting the world change them. Romans 12:2

  • Saturday - Adults: God, enable our adults to live lives of faithfulness to You and perseverance to the end. Hebrews 12:1-3

Merger Prayer Focus for the week: New Ministry Workers

  1. Pray that God would bring people to fill the gaps. Matt 9:37-38

  2. Pray for new teachers. James 3:1

  3. Pray for more youth and children workers. Matt 19:14

  4. Pray God would bring young adult workers. 1 Cor 12:7

  5. Pray God would bring tech people. 1 Cor 12:27

  6. Pray that God would bring more musicians. Psalm 150

  7. Pray that God would bring diversity in workers. Eph 2:13-16


Bible Reading Plan:

Join us for our 5x5x5 New Testament Reading Plan. 5 minutes a day, 5 days a week, & 5 questions to go deeper.


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