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Welcome to COOS Service 
We offer you this platform to engage spiritually with God. Our digital service consists of different segments that enable you to worship God. You can select any one of the segments to tune in to. Resources will also be made available for you to follow along as we take you through this experience. We encourage you to use this platform to worship to gather with your family, or in small groups of less than 10.

 

A COOS Welcome
It’s Palm Sunday weekend and it all starts here…

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COOSKidz
This week, Aunty Debbie will be sharing about Palm Sunday.
So, let’s sit back and tune in attentively.

Here are the devotional links to watch together as a family.
Enclosed the 5min family devotional links for your usage.

Sunday – Palm Sunday https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IJjDe33xADg
Monday – Davidic Covenant https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mh6YPmOwEo0
Tuesday – Kingdom of God https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=enOMLrbpzNI
Wednesday – Passover https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iASfCPqUpZ4
Thursday – The Last Supper (Holy Communion) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ug6ixVhqAus
Friday – Good Friday https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uviZqlTFSPE
Saturday – Jesus died on the cross https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TT6KVdMB_Uo
Sunday – Resurrection of Jesus https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sr6XSlVIrGI

 

Hosanna to the King of kings!
To celebrate Palm Weekend, let’s enjoy this dance which portrays villagers welcoming Jesus entering Jerusalem on Passover.

“Hosanna, Hosanna, in the highest! Blessed is He who comes in the name of the Lord.” What a contrast for the entrance of a king! Jesus’ procession was destitute of worldly pomp and yet accompanied with a spiritual power. He came in mercy to work salvation and is meek to suffer the greatest injuries and indignities for us. He came to be with us, Emmanuel, God with us. Let us welcome our Lord Jesus, the servant King!”

 

Worship
If you are gathering as a cell, you may use the following song list and lyrics if you do not have your own. We have also provided our led-worship videos for those who need it. Let us join our hearts to lift up the name of our King!


If you’re not following the worship link above, you may use the following songs for own/cell worship.

You Alone
Author: Don Harris | Publisher: Integrity’s Hosanna! Music (Admin. by Capitol CMG Publishing (Integrity Music [DC Cook])) Copyright Year: 1990  | Song Number: 363492

Verse 1
You are the peace that guards my heart
My help in time of need
You are the hope that leads me on
And brings me to my knees

For there I find You waiting
And there I find release
So with all my heart I’ll worship
And unto You I’ll sing

Chorus
For You alone deserve all glory
For You alone deserve all praise
Father we worship and adore You
Father we long to see Your face

For You alone deserve all glory
For You alone deserve all praise
Father we love You
And we worship You this day

I Sing Praises
Author: Terry MacAlmon | Publisher: Integrity’s Hosanna! Music
(Admin. by Capitol CMG Publishing (Integrity Music [DC Cook])) Copyright Year: 1989 | Song Number: 17061

Verse 1
I sing praises to Your name O Lord
Praises to Your name O Lord
For Your name is great
And greatly to be praised

I sing praises to Your name O Lord
Praises to Your name O Lord
For Your name is great
And greatly to be praised

Verse 2
I give glory to Your name O Lord
Glory to Your name O Lord
For Your name is great
And greatly to be praised

I give glory to Your name O Lord
Glory to Your name O Lord
For Your name is great
And greatly to be praised

Forever
Author: Chris Tomlin | Publisher: sixsteps Music | worshiptogether.com songs (Admin. by Capitol CMG Publishing)
| (Admin. by Capitol CMG Publishing) Copyright Year: 2001 | Song Number: 3148428

Verse 1
Give thanks to the Lord
Our God and King
His love endures forever

For He is good He is above all things
His love endures forever
Sing praise sing praise

Verse 2
With a mighty hand
And an outstretched arm
His love endures forever

For the life that’s been reborn
His love endures forever
Sing praise sing praise

Pre-Chorus
Sing praise sing praise

Chorus
Forever God is faithful
Forever God is strong
Forever God is with us
Forever forever

Verse 3
From the rising to the setting sun
His love endures forever
And by the grace of God
We will carry on
His love endures forever
Sing praise sing praise

Song links
Minus one tracks that you can sing along to.

1. For You Alone (Deserve All Glory)
https://youtu.be/tD23Jx_1z_0

2. I Sing Praises To Your Name
https://youtu.be/cPhK1SNzqwM

3. Forever (Chris Tomlin)
https://youtu.be/DLt4lrKOnjo

 

Sermon
Palm Sunday | The king comes to us

Scripture references
Lk 9:51-53

Now it came to pass, when the time had come for Him to be received up, that He steadfastly set His face to go to Jerusalem, and sent messengers before His face. And as they went, they entered a village of the Samaritans, to prepare for Him. But they did not receive Him, because His face was set for the journey to Jerusalem.

Mk 11:2b-3
Go into the village opposite you; and as soon as you have entered it you will find a colt tied, on which no one has sat. Loose it and bring it. And if anyone says to you, “Why are you doing this?’ say, ‘The Lord has need of it,’ and immediately he will send it here.

Zec 9:9
Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion! Shout, O daughter of Jerusalem! Behold, your King is coming to you. He is just and having salvation, lowly and riding on a donkey, a colt, the foal of a donkey.

Mk 11:9b-10
Hosanna! ‘Blessed is He who comes in the name of the LORD!’ Blessed is the kingdom of our father David that comes in the name of the Lord! Hosanna in the highest!

Jn 18:36
Jesus answered, “My kingdom is not of this world. If My kingdom were of this world, My servants would fight, so that I should not be delivered to the Jews; but now My kingdom is not from here.”

Jn 3:16-17
For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life. For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world through Him might be saved.

Isa 7:14
Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign. Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a Son, and shall call His name Immanuel.

1Cor 12:26
… if one member suffers, all the members suffer with it; or if one member is honoured, all the members rejoice with it.

Jn 13:35
By this all will know that you are My disciples, if you have love for one another.

Rev 3:20
Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears My voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and dine with him, and he with Me.

 

Response


Some questions to ponder:
1. Have you let Jesus into your life?
If you would like to, talk to us, or to a Christian and have them show you how you can know the peace and love of God.

2. Are you committing yourself to being with one another, either by way of cell groups, interest groups or some regular fellowship with Christians? If not, what are some of your challenges? Let us know.

3. What are some ways we can connect and care genuinely for one another given the situation with safe distancing these days?

 

Announcements
Stay updated with what’s happening in COOS.

1. Resurrection SUNDAY
Resurrection Sunday is next week. Let’s gather online to celebrate the victory of Jesus’ resurrection over our spiritual death and how this us meaning and purpose in life. We have also lined up a special performance just for you, so don’t miss out!

2. A Human touch
In the midst of our current situation, Pauline Song answered the call from God to be that small light in the midst of darkness. The idea for DIY hand sanitizer opened a door of opportunities to be a blessing in our community. 
As different groups of made and distributed 651 bottles of DIY sanitisers, we learned that they also managed to minister and pray for people whom they blessed the bottles with. An uncle in the community even gave his life to Jesus during this outreach. Praise God that in every crisis, there is always an opportunity to share God’s love.

3. COOS family
Let us stand firm together as one COOS family during this time where the world is experiencing a global pandemic. 
We are looking for ways that we can work together to support one another through our skills, talents and abilities. As such, we are putting together a community listing to help each other pull through these hard times as one family.
If you would like to be a part of this community, please click on the link below for the sign up form.

We would also love to see everyone connected in small groups to do life together as one family in Christ Jesus. Technology today offers many opportunities for social togetherness even as we practice social distancing. Click on the link below to get plugged into a small group today!

 

Links mentioned
Hashtag online watch parties: #coosfamily
Register to join a cell: https://bit.ly/Plugmein
Community Support Network: bit.ly/coosnetwork

 

In Closing

What a blessed time!
Do record down your credo and send it to us: mediacomms@coos.org.sg
F:  Fun at all times
A:  Affirm always
M: Make time to connect
I:   Ignore offences
L:  Listen to Understand
Y:  You are not alone

We would love to pray for you. If you have some needs that you would like someone to pray for, please write in to info@coos.org.sg.
God hears our prayers and you are not alone!

Supporting Our Family

Amidst this global pandemic situation, let us stand firm together as one COOS family. We are looking for ways to work together in supporting one another. If you want to be a part of this community, please sign up on the form in the link below to show your interest.
 
Drivers in COOS
If you need a ride, please support the drivers in COOS.
Please take note that on top of regular charges, additional booking charges do apply. These are:
1. CBD ERP charges: these will be displayed on the in-unit before the meter comes
    on. Usually this amounts to $2-3.50. ERP times are from 12pm – 8pm except at
    Cathay Cinema where ERP is from (8am-8pm). Take note that 74/77 ERP gantries will  
    be disabled from 6th Apr 2020.
2. Peak Hour Charges: 5pm-12midnight ($3 CBD charge will be applied
3. Point-to-point Food delivery by taxi can be requested but this will only be extended to
     church members.
 
Grab Drivers
Drivers under Grab must be booked via the Grab App as they are not allowed to take direct bookings. As such, we cannot post any of the direct contact numbers of our Grab drivers in COOS.
 
Taxi Drivers
If you would like to support our Drivers in COOS please feel free to contact the taxi drivers at the numbers listed below:
1. Raymond Chua 94555104 (Comfort)
2. Andrew Thow 96178998 (Comfort)
3. Eric Yeo 97467654 (Premier)