WE HAVE COME TO WORSHIP OUR GOD,
IN WHOM WE HAVE ALL ASSURANCES.
Entry of God’s Word
The Call to Worship: (responsively)
L: Blessed are those whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the Lord their God.
P: He is the Maker of heaven and earth, the sea, and everything in them – He remains faithful forever.
L: He upholds the cause of the oppressed and gives food to the hungry.
P: The Lord sets prisoners free, the Lord gives sight to the blind, the Lord lifts up those who are bowed down, the Lord loves the righteous.
L: The Lord watches over the foreigner and sustains the fatherless and the widow, but He frustrates the ways of the wicked.
P: The Lord reigns forever, your God, O Zion, for all generations.
“For the beauty of the earth” vs. 1, 3&5 98
Prayer of Adoration and Confession: Minister
“And can it be that I should gain” vs. 1&5 173
The passing of the Peace:
The Peace of Jesus Christ be with you. And also with you.
Romans 8: 22-30 Alex Hart
Ephesians 3: 7-13 Minister
Sermon: “We Know…”
Prayer of Intercession
The Lord’s Prayer
Our Father, who art in heaven, Hallowed be thy Name.
Thy Kingdom come.
Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread.
And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.
Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.
For thine is the kingdom, the power, and the glory,
Forever and ever.
Presentation of Gifts and Offering:
The Offertory Prayer:
Oh God, Giver of all good gifts – in gratitude we bring our gifts today. Use them to the end that Your kingdom may come and Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Bless the gift and the giver. In Jesus’ name we pray. Amen.
“How firm a foundation” vs. 1, 4&5 425
Commissioning and Benediction