Prepare for Sunday

Each Monday morning, we will provide the passage in Matthew to read during the week for the upcoming Sunday message, along with the worship playlist. Our prayer is that this enriches your experience with God's Word and worship during the week leading up to the time when we assemble as a community on Sunday morning. 


Each week, read the whole Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5:1-7:29)


Sunday, February 16:

1. READ: A Christian’s character: the beatitudes (Matthew 5:1–12)

2. REFLECT: Notice what words or phrases stood out to you

3. RE-READ: Matthew 5:1-12 again and note anything else that strikes you

4. RESPOND: Answer the question, “What is God teaching me?”

5. RESOLVE: Decide how you will act on what God has taught you through His Word and pray for the resolve to carry that out.  


LISTEN on Spotify to the songs we will be singing:

  • Meet Us Here
  • Cornerstone
  • Hunger and Thirst
  • God I Look to You
  • All the People Said Amen
  • Holy Water

Sunday, February 23:

1. READ: A Christian’s influence: salt and light (Matthew 5:13-16)

2. REFLECT: Notice what words or phrases stood out to you

3. RE-READ: Matthew 5:13-16 again and note anything else that strikes you

4. RESPOND: Answer the question, “What is God teaching me?”

5. RESOLVE: Decide how you will act on what God has taught you through His Word and pray for the resolve to carry that out.  


LISTEN on Spotify to the songs we will be singing:

  • A Mighty Fortress Is Our God
  • How Great Thou Art
  • We Are Watching
  • The Old Rugged Cross
  • In Christ Alone

Sunday, March 1:

1. READ: A Christian’s Righteousness (Matthew 5:17-48)

2. REFLECT: Notice what words or phrases stood out to you

3. RE-READ: Matthew 5:17-48 again and note anything else that strikes you

4. RESPOND: Answer the question, “What is God teaching me?”

5. RESOLVE: Decide how you will act on what God has taught you through His Word and pray for the resolve to carry that out.  


LISTEN on Spotify to the songs we will be singing:

  • Every Praise
  • WayMaker
  • Raise A Hallelujah/Surrounded
  • Because of Who You Are
  • Broken And Beautiful
  • Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone)

Sunday, March 8:

1. READ: A Christian’s Religion (Matthew 6:1-6, 16-18)

2. REFLECT: Notice what words or phrases stood out to you

3. RE-READ: Matthew 6:1-6, 16-18 again and note anything else that strikes you

4. RESPOND: Answer the question, “What is God teaching me?”

5. RESOLVE: Decide how you will act on what God has taught you through His Word and pray for the resolve to carry that out.  


LISTEN on Spotify to the songs we will be singing:

  • 10,000 Reasons (Bless The Lord)
  • Oh My Soul
  • Christ Be All Around Me
  • Broken Vessels (Amazing Grace)
  • Not To Us

Sunday, March 15:

1. READ: A Christian’s Prayer (Matthew 6:7-15)

2. REFLECT: Notice what words or phrases stood out to you

3. RE-READ: Matthew 6:7-15 again and note anything else that strikes you

4. RESPOND: Answer the question, “What is God teaching me?”

5. RESOLVE: Decide how you will act on what God has taught you through His Word and pray for the resolve to carry that out.  


LISTEN on Spotify to the songs we will be singing:

  • Psalm 100
  • This Is Amazing Grace
  • Way Maker
  • As It Is In Heaven

Sunday, March 22:

1. READ: A Christian’s Ambition (Matthew 6:19-34)

2. REFLECT: Notice what words or phrases stood out to you

3. RE-READ: Matthew 6:19-34 again and note anything else that strikes you

4. RESPOND: Answer the question, “What is God teaching me?”

5. RESOLVE: Decide how you will act on what God has taught you through His Word and pray for the resolve to carry that out.  


LISTEN on Spotify to the songs we will be singing:

  • Blessed Be Your Name
  • Come Thou Fount Come Thou King
  • Our Great God
  • Be Still My Soul the Lord Is On Your Side
  • Yet Not I But Through Christ In Me

Sunday, March 29:

1. READ: A Christian’s Relationships (Matthew 7:1-20)

2. REFLECT: Notice what words or phrases stood out to you

3. RE-READ: Matthew 7:1-20 again and note anything else that strikes you

4. RESPOND: Answer the question, “What is God teaching me?”

5. RESOLVE: Decide how you will act on what God has taught you through His Word and pray for the resolve to carry that out.  


LISTEN on Spotify to the songs we will be singing:

  • Holy, Holy, Holy (We Bow Before Thee)
  • God Is Able
  • Then He Rose
  • Mercy

Sunday, April 5:

1. READ: A Christian’s Commitment (Matthew 7:21-27)

2. REFLECT: Notice what words or phrases stood out to you

3. RE-READ: Matthew 7:21-27 again and note anything else that strikes you

4. RESPOND: Answer the question, “What is God teaching me?”

5. RESOLVE: Decide how you will act on what God has taught you through His Word and pray for the resolve to carry that out.  


LISTEN on Spotify to the songs we will be singing:

  • All Hail The Power/Crown Him
  • Hosanna
  • Forever Reign
  • Jesus Paid it All