Order of Worship for 9/10/2017

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation    “But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.”

Acts 1:8



The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                                 Psalm 87:1-3

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


* Hymn of Praise                            #181 “We Come, O Christ, to You”

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

Confession of Sin                                           Psalm 90, TH, p. 816-17

Assurance of Pardon                                                     Isaiah 44:21-22

Prayer of Thanksgiving

Scripture Reading                                                          Romans 12:1-8

* Hymn of Preparation                     #500 “Rock of Ages, Cleft for Me”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                                    # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                                     Matthew 28:10-20

Ministry of the Word                                    “The Great Commission”



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


* Hymn of Response                                        #441 “Jesus Shall Reign”

* Benediction

* “Threefold Amen”                                                                TH, #740