Order of Worship for 5/31/2015

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation   “For Christ also suffered once for sins, the righteous for the unrighteous, that he might bring us to God, being put to death in the flesh but made alive in the Spirit.”

1 Peter 3:18


The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                             1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                  Matthew 11:28-30

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


* Hymn of Praise             #164 “O For a Thousand Tongues to Sing”

Confession of Faith                       The Apostles’ Creed, TH, p. 845

Confession of Sin                                               Psalm 32, TH, p. 795

Silent Confession of Sin

Assurance of Pardon                                                    Isaiah 1:18

Scripture Reading                                                     Proverbs 26:1-28

* Hymn of Preparation  #631 “From Every Stormy Wind That Blows”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                              # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                                     Mark 15:1-15

Ministry of the Word                         “The Innocent for the Guilty”



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


* Hymn of Response       #455 “And Can It Be That I Should Gain”

* Benediction                                                   The Lord Blesses Us

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



*please stand if able