Order of Worship for 5/1/2016

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation    “Let him who boasts boast in this, that he understands and knows me.”

Jeremiah 9:24



The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                                 Psalm 95:1-2

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


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

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

Confession of Sin

Assurance of Pardon                                                      Jeremiah 31:34

Deacon’s Offering

Scripture Reading                                                           John 13:21-35

* Hymn of Preparation                                     #341 “O Breath of Life”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                                    # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                               1 Corinthians 9:24-27

Ministry of the Word                                                   “Run the Race”

Lord’s Supper



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing

* Hymn of Response                        #455 “And Can It Be, stanzas 1-4”

* Benediction                                                               Numbers 6:24-26

* “And Can It Be, 5th stanza”                                                   TH, #455