Order of Worship for 2/22/2015

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation   “O death, where is your victory? O death, where is your sting … thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.”

1 Corinthians 15:55, 57


The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                             1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                         Psalm 98:1-3

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


* Hymn of Praise                    #53 “Praise to the Lord, the Almighty”

Confession of Faith                                 Heidelberg Catechism #45

Corporate Confession of Sin                        Psalm 32, TH, p. 795-6

Silent Confession of Sin

Assurance of Pardon                                                    Isaiah 1:18

Scripture Reading                                                      Proverbs 15:1-33

* Hymn of Preparation                              #100 “Holy, Holy, Holy!”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                              # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                                  Mark 12:18-27

Ministry of the Word                              “Jesus and the Resurrection”



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


* Hymn of Response       #286 “Worship Christ, the Risen King”

* Benediction                                                  The Lord Blesses Us

* “Christ, We Do All Adore Thee”                                       TH, p. 737