Order of Worship for 1/22/2017

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation    “I am the vine; you are the branches.  Whoever abides in me and I in him, he it is that bears much fruit, for apart from me you can do nothing.”

John 15:5



The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                                 Psalm 18:1-3

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


* Hymn of Praise                             #75 “O Father, You are Sovereign”

Profession of Faith                                              WCF 1.2, TH, p. 848

Confession of Sin                                        Psalm 40:1-11, TH, p. 799

Assurance of Pardon                                                          Romans 5:1

Prayer of Thanksgiving

Scripture Reading                                                          Romans 2:1-11

* 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                                                1 Corinthians 15:1-11

Ministry of the Word                                       “The Glorious Gospel”



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


* Hymn of Response                  #141 “God, in the Gospel of His Son”

* Benediction

* “Threefold Amen”                                                                TH, #740