Orders of Service

The Lord’s Day
Morning Order of Worship

December 9, 2018 9:30 am

Rev. Phil Grotenhuis

Prelude & Welcome

God Calls Us to Worship

*Opening Song: #319 “O Come, All Ye Faithful”

*Call to Worship and God’s Greeting

*Song of Response: #318 “Angels We Have Heard On High”

 

God’s Will For Our Lives

God’s Will For Our Lives

*Song of Response: #435: 1,3,5 “Not What My Hands Have Done”

 

God Hears Our Prayer

Congregational Prayer (concluded with corporate “Amen”)

Offering and Offertory: General Fund

Choir: “O Come, O Come Emmanuel”

 

God Declares His Good News

Scripture Reading: Luke 1:39-56

Ministry of the Word: “The Magnificat”

*Song of Response: #300:1,4 “Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus”                           

 

Our God Blesses Us

*The Lord’s Parting Blessing

*Parting Song of Praise: #566 “Hallelujah! Hallelujah!”

Postlude                                                   Pianist: Darlene Follett

The Lord’s Day
Evening Order of Worship

December 9, 2018 5:30 PM

Rev. Michael Spotts

 Prelude & Welcome

O Come, Let Us Sing!

*Lifting Our Voices in Song: #222:1-3, 6-7 “O God, Our Help In Ages Past”

*God’s Call & Greeting

*Song of Response: #394 “Eternal Spirit, God of Truth”

 

God Hears Our Prayer

Congregational Prayer

Offering & Offertory: Dordt College

*Song of Response: #4:5-7 “Give Ear, God of My Righteousness”

 

God Declares His Will

Scripture: James 5:12

Ministry of the Word: “The Christian and Swearing”

 

God Feeds and Nourishes Us

Celebration of the Lord’s Supper (p. 53)
Lord’s Supper Hymn: #292 “Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence”
**An offering for the Benevolence Fund will be collected at this time.

 

God Blesses Us

*The Lord’s Parting Blessing

*Parting Song of Praise: #568 “Doxology”

Postlude                                             Pianist: Darlene Follett

*Please stand if able.