Bible Calendars for the New Year of Our Lord 2013

Prayerfully reading through the whole of scripture is a worthy and rewarding goal for the coming year.  Below are six calendars with readings for most days. The links are to PDF documents. Bible Reading Plan from The Literary Study Bible: Daily Psalms or Wisdom Literature; Pentateuch or the History of Israel; Chronicles or Prophets; and Gospels or Epistles. Psalms, Isaiah, …

Order of Worship December 30, 2012 11:00am

Welcome and Announcements Scripture Meditation “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. And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. And God saw that the …

From the Pastor’s Desk: Praise to Our Lord

1 Chronicles 16:8, “Oh give thanks to the Lord; call upon his name; make known his deeds among the peoples!” 1 Chronicles 13-16 recounts the story of David bringing the ark of the covenant to Jerusalem (see 2 Samuel 6-7).  As the ark – the very presence of God himself – finally comes into the holy city, David bursts forth …

From the Pastor’s Desk: Wisdom

Proverbs 2:1, 5, “My son, if you receive my words and treasure up my commandments with you… then you will understand the fear of the Lord and find the knowledge of God.” If you spend five minutes watching the political antics of those in Washington DC, you may (actually, you most likely will) come to the conclusion that wisdom seems …

Order of Worship December 16, 2012 11:00am

Welcome and Announcements Scripture Meditation “And being found in human form, he humbled himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross. Therefore God has highly exalted him and bestowed on him the name that above every name.” Philippians 2:8-9   The Lord Calls Us to Worship * Salutation The Lord Greets Us * Call …

From the Pastor’s Desk: The Great Exchange

2 Corinthians 5:21, “For our sakes he made him to be sin who knew no sin, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.” Some 4,000 years ago, Job asked a question that is the most important question anyone could ever ask: “How can a man be in the right before God” (Job 9:2).  This is the …

Order of Worship December 9, 2012 11:00am

Scripture Meditation “But he was wounded for our transgressions; he was crushed for our iniquities; upon him was the chastisement that brought us peace, and with his stripes we are healed. All we like sheep have gone astray … and the Lord laid on him the iniquity of us all.” Isaiah 53:5-6   The Lord Calls Us to Worship * …

From The Pastor’s Desk: God is God

Psalm 131:1,“O Lord, my heart is not lifted up; my eyes are not raised too high; I do not occupy myself with things too great and too marvelous for me.” God is God … and we are not!  This truth is brought home in a succinct and straightforward way in Psalm 131 (one of the Psalms of Ascents, Ps 120-134).  …

Christmas Party Dec 7

You are invited to attend the Cornerstone Presbyterian Church Christmas Party this Fri, Dec 7, 2012 at 7:00 PM at the home of Robert and Christy Arendale. Location: 7818 Green Devon Drive Houston TX 77095 Please RSVP phone to 832-378-7884 or contact us here.

Monthly Prayer Meeting This Wednesday

You are invited to attend Cornerstone OPC’s monthly Prayer Meeting this Wednesday evening.   Dinner will be at 06:00pm with a time of prayer to follow at 06:45pm.   Please join us as we lift up the church and the world before the throne of grace in prayer. Location: 8830 Ballinger Dr. Houston, TX 77064 Please RSVP to: 832-378-7884 or contact us …