Order of Worship for 4/10/2016

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation    “Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation.  The old has passed away; behold, the new has come.  All this is from God.”

2 Corinthians 5:17-18a



The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                         Matthew 11:28-30

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


* Hymn of Praise                                           #2 “O Worship the King”

Confession of Faith                              The Nicene Creed, TH, p. 846

Confession of Sin

Assurance of Pardon                                                Nehemiah 9:16-17

Scripture Reading                                                           John 12:20-36

* Hymn of Preparation                                       #460 “Amazing Grace”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                                    # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                                          Genesis 8:1-19

Ministry of the Word                                               “A New Creation”



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


* Hymn of Response                                 #699 “Like a River Glorious”

* Benediction                                                         The Lord Blesses Us

* “May the Mind of Christ My Savior, 2nd stanza”                    TH, #644