Order of Worship for 7/31/2016

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation    “There is therefore now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus.  For the law of the Spirit of life has set you free in Christ Jesus from the law of sin and death.”

Romans 8:1-2



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                #115 “All Creatures of Our God and King”

Confession of Faith                                           WCF 11.2, TH, p. 855

Confession of Sin                                           Psalm 32, TH, p. 795-96

Assurance of Pardon                                                       Ephesians 1:7

Scripture Reading                                                           John 18:28-40

* Hymn of Preparation                      #469 “How Sweet and Awesome”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                                    # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                                            Malachi 1:1-5

Ministry of the Word        “Jacob I have loved and Esau I have hated”



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


* Hymn of Response                                          #460 “Amazing Grace”

* Benediction

* “Threefold Amen”                                                                TH, #740