Order of Worship for 3/27/2016

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation    “But the angel said to the women, ‘Do not be afraid, for I know that you seek Jesus who was crucified.  He is not here, for he has risen, as he said.’”

Matthew 28:5-6



The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                               Psalm 100:1-3

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


* Hymn of Praise                      #286 “Worship Christ, the Risen King!”

Confession of Faith                           The Apostles’ Creed, TH, p. 845

Confession of Sin                                                Psalm 51, TH, p. 804

Assurance of Pardon                                                             1 John 1:9

Scripture Reading                                                   John 20:1-10, 24-29

* Hymn of Preparation                                   #100 “Holy, Holy, Holy!”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                                    # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                                             Job 19:25-29

Ministry of the Word                                           “Resurrection Hope”



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


* Hymn of Response                  #277 “Christ the Lord Is Risen Today”

* Benediction                                                         The Lord Blesses Us

* The Gloria Patri                                                                   TH, p. 735