Order of Worship for 4/5/2015




Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation   “But the angel said to the women, ‘Do not be afraid, for I know that you seek Jesus who was crucified. He is not here, for he is risen, as he said.’”

Matthew 28:5-6a


The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                             1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                         Psalm 95:1-3

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


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

Confession of Faith                      Heidelberg Catechism, Q & A #1

Corporate Confession of Sin

Silent Confession of Sin

Assurance of Pardon                                              Micah 7:18-20

Scripture Reading                                             1 Corinthians 15:35-49

* Hymn of Preparation            #302 “Come, Christians, Join to Sing”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                              # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                                 John 11:17-27

Ministry of the Word                      “The Resurrection and the Life”



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


* Hymn of Response               #277 “Christ the Lord Is Risen Today”

* Benediction                                                   The Lord Blesses Us

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



*Please stand if you are able