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Tartaraghan Presbyterian Church – Sunday Service – 24 May 2020 – Question Sheet

Worksheet for Service on 24th May

Questions on Sammy and his Shepherd – Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me …

  • When Precious was annoyed, what did Sammy teach her?
  • What does it mean to say, “There are no annoying sheep, just annoyed sheep”?
  • Can we be good enough to earn our way into God’s family?
  • Who loved us so much that He made the way for us to be in God’s family?
  • Why should we accept others?

S Hunt – “When you are annoyed with someone, ask Jesus to forgive you for being annoyed. Then ask Him to give you grace to accept and love that person and to show him or her God’s goodness and grace.”

Sermon – Pursued – Psalm 23 v 6

What Bible passages were read today?

Psalm  __  and Luke  ______.

If you are truly a Christian:

  1. You are l_ _ _ _ by God your Shepherd K _ _ _.

What reason is there for God loving us?

Micah 7 v19 – were does God put/hurl our sins/iniquities?

In Micah 7 v18, what does God to delight to do/show?

Will God love us more if we do more for Him?

  1. You are p__________ by God.

 What does God pursue His people with?

God cleans up the m_ _ _ of our lives.

In Luke 15 what does the shepherd do?

  1. You are f________  s_______ in God.

(those who are trusting in Jesus)

 What does Philippians 1 verse 6 tell us?

When does God pursue us?

What tragedies affected Horatio Spafford & his wife?

In this heartache, what hymn did God’s pursuing goodness and mercy enable Horatio to write?

Tartaraghan Presbyterian Church – Sunday Service – 17 May 2020 – Question Sheet

Worksheet for Service on 17th May

Questions on Sammy and his Shepherd – You anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows

S Hunt: ‘The Holy Spirit teaches and guides us. He comforts us. He reminds us of God’s love. And He gives us grace so that irritations and problems don’t drive us nuts!’

  • What did the shepherd do to protect the sheep from flies?
  • What did Precious finally realize about her shepherd’s love?
  • What does God pour into our hearts?
  • Can we be good enough to earn God’s love?
  • How long will our Shepherd love us?

Sermon – Overflowing Joy – Psalm 23 v 5

What Bible passages were read today?

Psalm  __  and John  __________

When someone asks – ‘How are you?’

What affects the way you answer?

Did King David always experience the joy of the Lord?

What does anointing with oil speak of?

Psalm 51 tells us how David’s joy was restored.

  1. R_______________.  – turning to G___ from s___.

What sins did David need to repent of?

What can rob us of our joy?

  1. R______________. – being brought into a r_ _ _ _ relationship with God.

Who is all our sin against?

Who must restore us, if it is to happen?

Who cried ‘I thirst’ so that we could have our spiritual thirst quenched?

  1. R__________.

We need God the H______  S_____  to make this happen.

We ought to call God to remember his c_ _ _ _ _ _ _.

In Pilgrim’s Progress – why does the fire not go out, even though someone is putting water upon it?

  1. R_____________.

What was David promising to do if God restored and renewed him?

Tartaraghan Presbyterian Church – Sunday Service – 10 May 2020 – Question Sheet

Worksheet for Service on 10th May

Questions on Sammy and his Shepherd – You prepare a table …

  • Why was Sammy patient with Precious?

  • Why did he love to answer her questions?

  • What is a tableland?

  • What does a good shepherd do to prepare the tableland?

  • What place has Jesus prepared for us?

Sermon – At the Lord’s Table

– Psalm 23 v 5

What Bible passages were read today?

2 Samuel chapter __  and Mark  __________

  1. A r_______ table.

 Who does the table belong to?

How can we be welcome / have a place at this table?

  1. A p_________ table.

Jesus did not come to be s________ but to s______.

He is the S_______ King.

  1. A c________t  table.

King David remembered his covenant with J_ _ _ _ _ _ n.

What did God seal the new covenant with?

  1. A c_______l table.

The Lord saves us and brings us into the f_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ p of his people.

  1. A v_________ table.

It points to triumph over all our e__________.

While we were e________ of God, Christ d_____ for us.

  1. An e___________g table.

When do Christians enjoy the fullness of God’s table?

  1. A t________________g table.

God transforms Christians into the likeness of whom?

What does Mephibosheth say which reflects how we should think of Jesus? – 2 Samuel 19 v30.

Tartaraghan Presbyterian Church – Sunday Service – 03 May 2020 – Question Sheet

Worksheet for Service on 3rd May

Questions on Sammy and his Shepherd – Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me.

  •  When Precious was alarmed, what did Sammy tell her to do?

  • Why did the shepherd’s rod and staff comfort Sammy?

  • What are some ways we become careless and stray away from Jesus?

  • How was Sammy a good friend to Precious?

Sermon – Experiencing God’s C _ _ _ _ _ t

– Psalm 23 v4b

What Bible passages were read today?

Psalm  _________   and Romans  __________

What do we need in these days?

  1. You, the Shepherd, de________ me.

The rod and staff speak of God’s a _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ over his sheep, His pr _ v _ d _ _ _ e.

What spiritual enemies do Christians battle against?

How does The Lord defend us against such enemies?

  1. You, the Shepherd dis_________ me.

What the enemy means for evil, God means for g_____.

What does Romans 8 v29 tell us about God’s purpose for His people?

C.H. Spurgeon said – “In heaven we shall see that we had not o___  t_____ too many.”

  1. You, the Shepherd d________t me.

The staff brings the sheep c_____ to the shepherd.

Oswald Chambers said God’s purpose in everything that happens was not just to teach us but to change our c _ _ _ _ _ _ _ r.

Tartaraghan Presbyterian Church – Sunday Service – 26 April 2020 – Question Sheet

Worksheet for Service on 26th April

Questions on Sammy and his Shepherd – The valley

  • What was the first thing Precious thought about in the morning and the last thing she thought about at night?
  • What is the first thing you think about in the morning and the last thing you think about at night?
  • How did Sammy encourage Precious when she was afraid to go to the high places?
  • What happened when Precious became tired and afraid that she would get lost?
  • Do you ever feel afraid and alone? What should you remember?
  • Will you encourage your friends like Sammy encouraged Precious?

Sermon – The valley of the shadow of death – Psalm 23 v4

 What Bible passages were read today?

Psalm _________   and John __________

  1. The R________of the valley of the shadow of death.

The valley represents

d _ _ bt  &  d _ s _ _ _ ss;

da _ g _ _ ;

and d _ _ t h.

What types of separation does death bring?

Christians do not always live on a spiritual high or mountaintop experience.

  1. The F _ _ _ _  in the valley of the shadow of death.

King David knew his own w _ _ _ _ _ ss.

What did Major Whittle’s mother put in his backpack before he left home?

Why was the young soldier in Whittle’s ward so afraid?

Psalm 139 v10 tells us that God will hold us f_ _ _

  1. T _ _ _ _ _ _ g  the Shepherd in the valley.

What change in language in verse 4 adds to the sense of intimacy in the relationship between David and his Shepherd?

What ought a Christian say to themselves as they go through such a valley? – “I will f _ _ _  no  e _ _ _  for You are with me”

Where did Joni Tada say about her affliction, suffering disability and pain drive her?

Jesus, the Good Shepherd, endured h _ _ _  on the cross for His sheep.

What was Pastor James Johnston’s grandmother looking forward to in her dying moments?

Tartaraghan Presbyterian Church – Sunday Service – 19 April 2020 – The Lord Is My Shepherd

Paths for God’s glory

Todays service looked at how Jesus leads his people, where Jesus leads his people to, and why Jesus leads his people.  We are reminded that Jesus is the way and he calls us to follow him.  He will lead us on paths of righteousness remembering that love requires directions.  And that Jesus leads for His name’s sake, for the glory of His name.