Order of Worship for 1/21/2018

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation    “To him who loves us and has freed us from our sins by his blood and made us a kingdom, priests to his God and Father, to him be glory and dominion forever and ever.  Amen.”

Revelation 1:5-6



The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                               Psalm 123:1-2

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


* Hymn of Praise              #345 “Glorious Things of Thee Are Spoken”

Profession of Faith                                       WSC 6-8, TH, pp. 869-70

Confession of Sin                                           Psalm 15, TH, p. 787-88

Assurance of Pardon                                                          Romans 5:1

Prayer of Thanksgiving

Scripture Reading                                             Deuteronomy 18:15-22

* Hymn of Preparation                   #98 “Now Thank We All Our God”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                                    # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                                              Acts 3:11-26

Ministry of the Word                    “Christ-Centered Preaching, Part 2”



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


* Hymn of Response            #297 “All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name!”

* Benediction

* “Threefold Amen”                                                                TH, #740