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October 23 2022 Worship Service

October 23 2022 Worship Service
Published by Marlene Lynes on Mon, Oct 24, 2022 1:11 PM
Worship Service

ORDER OF WORSHIP:
Accompanist: Deb Grootenboer
Preaching: Steve Baarda
Serving Elder: Lucille Koopman
Host: Bernice Huinink- Buiter 

Welcome 
“When Morning Gilds the Sky”  LUYH#372         

GOD GATHERS US INTO HIS PRESENCE WITH JOY

GOD CALLS US TO WORSHIP                               

GOD'S GREETING                                                                                          
* “God Himself is with Us”  LUYH#565
A Moment for the Children”                                                                   
“This Little Light of Mine”  LUYH#930 
(children ages 3-11 dismissed for Sunday school) 

GOD RECONCILES HIMSELF TO US
Prayer of Confession                                                                           
Assurance of Pardon —from Heidelberg Catechism, Q&A’s 59-60
“Amazing Grace(My Chains are Gone)” LUYH#693             
Prayers of God's People                          

GOD SPEAKS TO US THROUGH HIS WORD    
God's Word to Us: 1 Peter 1:3-12                                                                      
                            2 Corinthians 5:16-17
                            Colossians 3:1-4
            Reader:  This is the Word of the Lord.   
             All:  Thanks be to God!    
Message: “In Christ, Effect Determines Cause” 

WE RESPOND TO GOD’S WORD WITH GRATITUDE   
Prayer of Response                                                                                                  *“May the Mind of Christ, My Saviour”  LUYH#334                                                  Offering Prayer 
Offering: (collected as we exit - E-Transfer Email: woodcovtreasurer@gmail.com)
               Hope FM,
              Church Budget 

GOD SENDS US OUT WITH HIS BLESSING
May The Peace of Christ Be with You” LUYH#949
(Please allow individuals with mobility challenges to exit the sanctuary first)     

* = Please stand if able
LUYH = Lift up your hearts hymnal