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Liturgy Recap November 19, 2017

Call to Worship: Isaiah 35:4-6 4 Say to those who have an anxious heart,  “Be strong; fear not! Behold, your God     will come with vengeance, with the recompense of God.     He will come and save you.” 5 Then the eyes of the blind shall be opened,     and the ears of the deaf unstopped; 6 then shall the lame […]

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Liturgy Recap October 22, 2017

Call to Worship Song:  Lift High the Name of Jesus (Keith & Kristyn Getty) Confession: Galatians 3:10-12 10 For all who rely on works of the law are under a curse; for it is written, “Cursed be everyone who does not abide by all things written in the Book of the Law, and do them.” 11 Now it is evident that no […]

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Brothers and Sisters, Do NOT Live Your Truth

This week in our Matthew series, “Announcing the Kingdom”, we heard the story of Herod– the psycho pseudo-king who, upon hearing of the birth of the long awaited king, began a murderous campaign to protect his own power, for his own glory.   The major takeaway from the story was the reminder that the bible […]

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Liturgy Recap October 8, 2017

Call to Worship Song:  How Great Thou Art (Paul Baloche) Confession: From Psalm 13 How long, O LORD?  Will you forget me forever? How long, O LORD?  Will you hide your face from me? How long, O LORD?  Must I have sorrow in my heart all the day? How long, O LORD?  Shall my enemy […]

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Liturgy Recap September 24, 2017

Call to Worship Song:  Lift High the Name of Jesus (Keith & Kristyn Getty) Confession: Assurance: Song:  O Come O Come Emmanuel (Dustin Kensrue) Song:  Come Ye Sinners (Jill Phillips) Sermon:  Trevor continued our Announcing the Kingdom series in Matthew 1 with the good, and true, news of Jesus’ birth. Song:  Come Behold the Wondrous Mystery […]

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Pastor Recommended Resources

In an effort to give you insight into the minds and musings of our leadership, as well as provide resources that may be beneficial and enjoyable, I give you the current reads and listens of TCGS pastor, Trevor Hoffman, in his own words. A few Sundays ago I read from this FANTASTIC piece by ND […]

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Liturgy Recap 9/17/17

Call to Worship: Psalm 89: 1-4 Song: Hail to the Lord’s Anointed (James Montgomery) Confession and Assurance Passing of the Peace Song: Lord I Need You (Shane & Shane) Song: Jesus Paid It All (Jesus Paid It All) Scripture Reading and Prayer: Matthew 1: 1-17 Sermon: Matthew 1: 1-17 Song: In Christ Alone (Alison Krause) Vision […]

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Pastor Recommended Resources

In an effort to give you insight into the minds and musings of our leadership, as well as provide resources that may be beneficial and enjoyable, I give you the current reads and listens of TCGS pastor, David Eill, in his own words. While cutting grass I often pop in the headphones and turn on […]

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Liturgy Recap September 10, 2017

Call to Worship: I will give thanks to the Lord with my whole heart;     I will recount all of your wonderful deeds. I will be glad and exult in you;     I will sing praise to your name, O Most High. Psalm 9:1-2 Song:  10,000 Reasons (Bless the Lord) (Matt Redman) Confession & Assurance:  We read together from Revelation 5, about the […]

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Why Does God Allow Natural Disasters?

“How could a good God let this happen?” This is a common thought that runs through the minds of believers and non-believers in times of tragedy and disaster. In times such as this, the human mind naturally seeks to place blame on someone or something. We assume cause and effect, which directly affects our perceptions […]

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Liturgy Recap 9/3/17

Call to Worship: Psalm 95: 1-7 Song: In Tenderness (Citizens) Confession and Assurance Passing The Peace Song: Come Ye Sinners (Jill Phillips) Song: Your Great Name (Shane & Shane) Sermon: Genesis 3 Song: Center (Passion) Song: Jesus is Better (Austin Stone) Vision Time Missions Moment Announcements: College Luncheon (Sept. 10), Adopt a college student, Connections class […]

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Stuff?

How are we to think about our stuff? This is a question we’ve been asking and answering the last several Sundays at TCGS. You can hear those sermons here. In sum, the good news is that God created His good world to be enjoyed by His image-bearers and to communicate something of His own goodness.  God’s world […]

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Liturgy Recap August 27, 2017

Song:  Lift High the Name of Jesus (Ed Cash, Fionan DeBarra, Keith Getty, and Kristyn Getty) Call to Worship:  Psalm 8 Confession: Sovereign Lord, you have made the heavens and the earth by your great power and your outstretched arm.  You spoke and it was.  You painted your glory across the skies and wove it […]

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Liturgy Recap 8/20/17

Call to Worship: Psalm 19: 1-6 Song: Beautiful One (Shane and Shane) Confession and Assurance Passing of the Peace Song: Grace Alone (Dustin Kensrue) Song: Behold our God (Sovereign Grace Music) Prayer and Scripture Reading Sermon: A Theology of Stuff Song: This is My Father’s World (Sandra McCracken) Song: How Great Thou Art Vision Time […]

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Liturgy Recap: August 13, 2017

Call to Worship:  I will sing of the steadfast love of the Lord, forever; with my mouth I will make known your faithfulness to all generations.  For I said, “Steadfast love will be built up forever; in the heavens you will establish your faithfulness.”  You have said, “I have made a covenant with my chosen […]

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