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January, 2016

February 1 – 7 Devotional, Wk5

During each week of 2016, a (1) devotional consisting of a reading (or listening) from Scripture, a (2) New City Catechism question and answer (newcitycatechism.com) for kidz and adults, the (3) primary scripture passage behind that Q&A along with a video commentary, a (4) prayer project for the week, and then finally, a (5) song of the week from the Reformation playlist, will be posted to queensreformation.org/devotional and to the “Devotional” portion of the Reformation Church App. On each Sunday following the devotional, the New City Catechism Q&A and the song of the week will be used during Reformation’s morning worship service.

  1. Read

    or listen to Bible Reading for the day in the Reformation Church App. For the week: Genesis 28-32; Matthew 16:13-20:28; Psalms 17-21, Proverbs 11:1-15. Additional Devotions: Keller on Psalms, pp. 24-36.

  2. Memorize

    Kidz Memory: What else did God create? God created all things, and all his creation was very good.

    Adults Memory: What else did God create? God created all things by his powerful word, and all his creation was very good; everything flourished under his loving rule. 

  3. Meditate

    Genesis 1:31 God saw all that he had made, and it was very good.

    For more on New City Catechism 5, visit: http://www.newcitycatechism.com/q-parent/q5.php.

  4. Pray

    For brothers and sisters in directory with last names starting with M, N, or O.

  5. Sing

    “Across the Lands” is our song for the week.

January 25 – 31 Devotional, Wk4

During each week of 2016, a (1) devotional consisting of a reading (or listening) from Scripture, a (2) New City Catechism question and answer (newcitycatechism.com) for kidz and adults, the (3) primary scripture passage behind that Q&A along with a video commentary, a (4) prayer project for the week, and then finally, a (5) song of the week from the Reformation playlist, will be posted to queensreformation.org/devotional and to the “Devotional” portion of the Reformation Church App. On each Sunday following the devotional, the New City Catechism Q&A and the song of the week will be used during Reformation’s morning worship service.

  1. Read

    or listen to Bible Reading for the day in the Reformation Church App. For the week: Genesis 21-27; Matthew 13:31-16:12; Psalms 13-16, Proverbs 10:20-32. Additional Devotions: Keller on Psalms, pp. 19-23.

  2. Memorize

    Kidz Memory: How and why did God create us? God created us male and female in his own image to glorify him.

    Adults Memory: How and why did God create us? God created us male and female in his own image to know him, love him, live with him, and glorify him. And it is right that we who were created by God should live to His glory.

  3. Meditate

    Genesis 1:27 So God created mankind in his own image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them.

    For more on New City Catechism 4, visit: http://www.newcitycatechism.com/q-parent/q4.php.

  4. Pray

    For brothers and sisters in directory with last names starting with J, K, or L.

  5. Sing

    “Beneath the Cross of Jesus” is our song for the week.

WEEK 3 DEVOTIONAL: JANUARY 18-24, 2016

During each week of 2016, a (1) devotional consisting of a reading (or listening) from Scripture, a (2) New City Catechism question and answer (newcitycatechism.com) for kidz and adults, the (3) primary scripture passage behind that Q&A along with a video commentary, a (4) prayer project for the week, and then finally, a (5) song of the week from the Reformation playlist, will be posted to queensreformation.org/devotional and to the “Devotional” portion of the Reformation Church App. On each Sunday following the devotional, the New City Catechism Q&A and the song of the week will be used during Reformation’s morning worship service.

  1. Read

    or listen to Bible Reading for the day in the Reformation Church App. For the week: Genesis 13-20; Matthew 10:16-13:30; Psalms 10-12, Proverbs 10:7-20. Additional Devotions: Keller on Psalms, pp. 15-18.

  2. Memorize

    Kidz Memory: How many persons are there in God? There are three persons in one God: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit.

    Adults Memory: How many persons are there in God? There are three persons in the one true and living God: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. They are the same in substance, equal in power and glory.

  3. Meditate

    2 Corinthians 13:14 May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all.

    For more on New City Catechism 3, visit: http://www.newcitycatechism.com/q-parent/q3.php.

  4. Pray

    For brothers and sisters in directory with last names starting with G, H, or I.

  5. Sing

    “Indescribable” is our song for the week.

Week 2 Devotional: January 11-17, 2016

During each week of 2016, a (1) devotional consisting of a reading (or listening) from Scripture, a (2) New City Catechism question and answer (newcitycatechism.com) for kidz and adults, the (3) primary scripture passage behind that Q&A along with a video commentary, a (4) prayer project for the week, and then finally, a (5) song of the week from the Reformation playlist, will be posted to queensreformation.org/devotional and to the “Devotional” portion of the Reformation Church App. On each Sunday following the devotional, the New City Catechism Q&A and the song of the week will be used during Reformation’s morning worship service.

  1. Read

    Or listen to Bible Reading for the day in the Reformation Church App (Genesis 6-12; Matthew 6:16-10:15; Psalms 6-9, Proverbs 8-10:6). Additional Devotions: Keller on Psalms, pp. 8-14.

  2. Memorize

    Kidz Memory: What is God? God is the creator of everyone and everything.

    Adults Memory: What is God? God is the creator and sustainer of everyone and everything. He is eternal, infinite, and unchangeable in his power and perfection, goodness and glory, wisdom, justice, and truth. Nothing happens except through him and by his will.

  3. Meditate

    Psalm 86:8-10, 15 Among the gods there is none like you, Lord; no deeds can compare with yours. All the nations you have made will come and worship before you, Lord; they will bring glory to your name. For you are great and do marvelous deeds; you alone are God…. You, Lord, are a compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness.

    For more on New City Catechism 2, visit: http://www.newcitycatechism.com/q-parent/q2.php.

  4. Pray

    For brothers and sisters in directory with last names starting with D, E, or F.

  5. Sing

    “O The Deep Deep Love of Jesus” is our song for the week.

Week 1 Devotional: January 1-10, 2016

During each week of 2016, a (1) devotional consisting of a reading (or listening) from Scripture, a (2) New City Catechism question and answer (newcitycatechism.com) for kidz and adults, the (3) primary scripture passage behind that Q&A along with a video commentary, a (4) prayer project for the week, and then finally, a (5) song of the week from the Reformation playlist, will be posted to queensreformation.org/devotional and to the “Devotional” portion of the Reformation Church App. On each Sunday following the devotional, the New City Catechism Q&A and the song of the week will be used during Reformation’s morning worship service.

  1. Read

    Or listen to Bible Reading for the day in the Reformation Church App (Genesis 1-5; Matthew 1-6:15; Psalms 1-5, Proverbs 1- 7). Additional Devotions: Keller on Psalms, pp. 1-7.

  2. Memorize

    Kidz Memory: What is our only hope in life and death? That we are not our own but belong, to God.

    Adults Memory: What is our only hope in life and death? That we are not our own but belong, body and soul, both in life and death, to God and to our Savior Jesus Christ.

  3. Meditate

    Romans 14:7–8 For none of us lives for ourselves alone, and none of us dies for ourselves alone. If we live, we live for the Lord; and if we die, we die for the Lord. So, whether we live or die, we belong to the Lord.

    For more on New City Catechism 1, visit: http://www.newcitycatechism.com/q-parent/q1.php.

  4. Pray

    For brothers and sisters in directory with last names starting with A, B, or C.

  5. Sing

    “How Great is Our God” is our song for the week: