Hi Friends,

Perspective is everything and how we think about things will shape how experience life.  This Sunday we will be continuing our study of the book of Ecclesiastes and seeing three shifts we can make to keep Hope alive in our hearts.  Join us, invite a friend and be expectant of how God wants to speak to you!

Prayer Meeting at 9am (waiting room enabled)

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  1. How to Study the Bible Equip class will be starting Thursday, June 4th and meeting every other Thursday night from 7:30-8:30pm. Sign-up at christchurchsouthphilly.org/church-online
  2. The bi-weekly men’s Bible study kicks off this week starting via Zoom. We will be studying Philippians. Join us bi-weekly on Mondays (7:30-8:30pm) or Tuesdays (7-8am). To join, sign-up online: christchurchsouthphilly.org/church-online
  3. The bi-weekly women’s Bible study will be beginning this week via Zoom. Join us as we study 1 Peter, every other Monday at 7:30pm, Friday at 10am, or Sunday at 1pm. We also have an inductive bible study every Saturday at 9am. To join, sign-up online: christchurchsouthphilly.org/church-online. 
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  5. Children’s Ministry is every Saturday at 10am on Zoom.  Join our email list by sending an email to info@christchurchsouthphilly.org.
  6. Combined New Life Recovery Meeting and Women’s Family Support Group on Friday nights from 7-8:30pm via Zoom.
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  9. Pastor Jeff will be doing a Q and A about today’s sermon immediately following the service. https://www.facebook.com/christchurchsouthphilly/live
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Call to Worship 10am

Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you in turmoil within me? Hope in God; for I shall again praise him, my salvation and my God. (Psa 42:11 ESV)

Celebrating God in Song (Playlist)

  1. A Mighty Fortress is Our God
  2. Blessed Assurance

Pastoral Prayer

Scripture Reading

Sermon: How to Have Hope When Life Goes Sideways

Text:  Ecclesiastes 7:13-18

Speaker:  Pastor Jeff Boettcher

Responding to God’s word in Song

  1.  My Heart is Yours

Benediction – Jeff Boettcher 

Let your steadfast love, O LORD, be upon us, even as we hope in you. (Psa 33:22)