Order of Worship for 6/5/2016

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation    “And God said, ‘Let there be light,’ and there was light.”

Genesis 1:3



The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                                 Psalm 18:1-3

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


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

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

Confession of Sin

Assurance of Pardon                                                       Ephesians 1:7

Scripture Reading                                                             John 16:4-15

Deacon’s Offering

* Hymn of Preparation                     #499 “Rock of Ages, Cleft for Me”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                                    # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                                     Matthew 13:31-33

Ministry of the Word           “Kingdom Proliferation and Permeation”

The Lord’s Supper



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


* Hymn of Response            #369 “Shout, for the Blessed Jesus Reigns”

* Benediction

* “May the Mind of Christ My Savior, stanzas 1-2”                 TH, #644