Order of Worship for 2/19/2017

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation    “Behold, the days are coming, declares the LORD, when I will fulfill the promise I made to the house of Israel and the house of Judah … I will cause a righteous Branch to spring up.”

Jeremiah 33:14-15



The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                               Psalm 18:2-3a

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


* Hymn of Praise                          #92 “A Mighty Fortress Is Our God”

Profession of Faith                                         WCF 1.6, TH, pp. 848-9

Confession of Sin

Assurance of Pardon                                                Jeremiah 31:33-34

Prayer of Thanksgiving

Scripture Reading                                                        Romans 3:21-31

* Hymn of Preparation           #529 “Love Divine, All Loves Excelling”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                                    # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                              1 Corinthians 15:20-28

Ministry of the Word                            “But Christ Has Been Raised!”



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


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

* Benediction

* “Threefold Amen”                                                                TH, #740