Order of Worship for 2/12/2017

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation    “Therefore be imitators of God, as beloved children.  And walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us, a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.”

Ephesians 5:1-2



The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                             Isaiah 40:28-31

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


* Hymn of Praise                                  #105 “O God, We Praise Thee”

Profession of Faith                                              WCF 1.5, TH, p. 848

Confession of Sin

Assurance of Pardon                                                          Romans 5:1

Prayer of Thanksgiving

Scripture Reading                                                          Romans 3:9-20

* Hymn of Preparation                   #528 “My Faith Looks Up to Thee”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                                    # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                                          Romans 3:9-20

Ministry of the Word                  “Utterly Helpless, but Not Hopeless”



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


* Hymn of Response            #521 “My Hope Is Built on Nothing Less”

* Benediction

* “Threefold Amen”                                                                TH, #740