Order of Worship for 8/23/2015

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation    “Let it be known to you therefore, brothers, that through this man forgiveness of sins is proclaimed to you, and by him everyone who believes is freed from everything from which you could not be freed by the law of Moses.”

Acts 13:38-39


The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                                 Psalm 47:1-9

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


* Hymn of Praise                      #30 “Our God, Our Help in Ages Past”

Confession of Faith                                           WCF 21.7, TH, p. 861

Responsive Reading                                             Psalm 98, TH, p. 820

Silent Confession of Sin

Assurance of Pardon                                                     1 Peter 1:18-19

Scripture Reading                                                             John 2:13-25

* Hymn of Preparation                   #101 “Come, Thou Almighty King”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                                    # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                                     Jeremiah 31:31-34

Ministry of the Word                                          “The New Covenant”



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

* The Gloria Patri                                                                   TH, p. 735