Order of Worship for 9/25/2016

Welcome and Announcements


Scripture Meditation    “It is too light a thing that you should be my servant to raise up the tribes of Jacob and to bring back the preserved of Israel; I will make you as a light for the nations, that my salvation may reach to the ends of the earth.”

Isaiah 49:6



The Lord Calls Us to Worship


* Salutation                                                                   1 Corinthians 1:3

* Call to Worship                                                                 Psalm 40:1-3

* Prayer of Invocation


Our Response to the Lord’s Call


* Hymn of Praise                        #347 “The Church’s One Foundation”

Profession of Faith                                 Heidelberg Catechism Q/A 1

Confession of Sin                                           Psalm 15, TH, p. 787-88

Assurance of Pardon                                                          Isaiah 43:25

Prayer of Thanksgiving

Scripture Reading                                                           John 21:15-25

* Hymn of Preparation                    #353 “I Love Thy Kingdom, Lord”

Congregational Prayer

Collection of Offerings

* Doxology                                                                                    # 731


The Lord Feeds Us from His Word


Scripture Reading                                                       Malachi 3:16-4:6

Ministry of the Word                                          “The Day is Coming”



We are Dismissed with the Lord’s Blessing


* Hymn of Response                            #320 “Rejoice, All Ye Believers”

* Benediction

* “Threefold Amen”                                                                TH, #740

*Please stand if able