Order of Worship for 9/3/2017

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation    “But in these last days, [God] has spoken to us by his Son, whom he appointed the heir of all things, through whom also he created the world.  He is the radiance of the glory of God …”

Hebrews 1:2-3a



The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                             Revelation 5:12

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


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

Profession of Faith                                 Heidelberg Catechism Q/A 1

Confession of Sin                                         Psalm 147, TH, p. 839-40

Assurance of Pardon                                                            Isaiah 1:18

Prayer of Thanksgiving

Deacon’s Offering

* Hymn of Preparation                           #691 “It Is Well with My Soul”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                                    # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                                           Psalm 46:1-11

Ministry of the Word                                          “Confidence in God”

Lord’s Supper



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


* Hymn of Response                 #546 “The Sands of Time Are Sinking”

* Benediction

* “Threefold Amen”                                                                TH, #740

*Please stand if able