Order of Worship for 9/27/2015

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation    “For the word of God is living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword.”

Hebrews 4:12


The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                               Psalm 100:1-3

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


* Hymn of Praise                                             #441 “Jesus Shall Reign”

Confession of Faith                                           WCF 18.2, TH, p. 858

Confession of Sin

Silent Confession of Sin

Assurance of Pardon                                                         Isaiah 53:4-6

Scripture Reading                                                               John 5:1-18

The Sacrament of Baptism                            Clara Joy van Oudenaren

* Hymn of Preparation                    #235 “All Glory, Laud, and Honor”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                                    # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                                       Romans 8:18-30

Ministry of the Word                          “Unseen Help for the Helpless”



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


* Hymn of Response        #457 “Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing”

* Benediction                                                         The Lord Blesses Us

* The Gloria Patri                                                                   TH, p. 735




*Please stand if able