Getting Ready For Sunday: How to Prepare for Worship at Uptown, August 4

This week we begin a new sermon series called “The Emotional Life of the Christian.”  How do emotions fit into our understanding of the sovereignty of God?  Are we supposed to submit to emotions or squash them?  Do we trust them or dismiss them? In this series we will consider that God has created us with […]

Getting Ready for Sunday :: How to Prepare for Worship at Uptown, April 7

(You can download last week’s bulletin here, and last weeks sermon here.)  This past Lord’s Day was the day we recognize as Easter, or Resurrection Sunday. As we observe on some Sunday’s certain events in the life of Christ, it is right and fitting that his death, burial and resurrection would be among them. But we must […]

Getting Ready for Sunday :: How to Prepare for Worship at Uptown, October 7

 It’s 6:30 as I write this. Musicians are coming in the building, as well as some of our sound crew for a training session. The resource center smells like pizza (a bribe for the sound crew). And the business of tonight is to prepare for Sabbath Worship. As we prepare our hearts and hands and […]

Getting Ready for Sunday :: How to Prepare for Worship at Uptown, September 2

Last Sunday, we finished our topical series on the church with a service on missions, and a sermon by Dr. Paul Taylor, the International Director for the Asia Pacific Region for Mission to the World. That sermon, along with the rest of the series can be found on Uptown’s Sermons page. This week we begin a […]

Worship Elements for Sunday, May 6

Apologies, all, for our absence this last week. But we are back on schedule, and hopeful that this resource was indeed missed, and will be found helpful again! THE WORD Scripture : 1 Corinthians 10:23-11:1 Sermon: “Free to Edify” Rev. Tom Hawkes SONGS Worship Leader: Jeremy D. Goodwyne Praise to the Lord, the Almighty Listen | chords | info | purchase […]