Order of Worship for 12/14/2014




Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation   “Death is swallowed up in victory. O death, where is your victory? O death, where is your sting.”

1 Corinthians 15:54-55


The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                             1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                            Isaiah 12:1-6

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


* Hymn of Praise                            #208 “O Come, All Ye Faithful”

Confession of Faith                                     WSC 94-95, TH, p. 876

Corporate Confession of Sin                        Psalm 143, TH, p. 837

Silent Confession of Sin

Assurance of Pardon                                                      Isaiah 1:18

Scripture Reading                                                        Proverbs 6:1-35

Reception of New Members                 Steve and Sandy VanTubergen

* Hymn of Preparation          #194 “O Come, O Come, Emmanuel”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                              # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                                   Mark 10:17-31

Ministry of the Word                                  “The Rich Young Ruler”



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


* Hymn of Response                                 #195 “Joy to the World”

* Benediction                                                  The Lord Blesses Us

* Gloria Patri                                                                             # 735