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November 27 2022 Worship Service

November 27 2022 Worship Service
Published by Marlene Lynes on Mon, Nov 28, 2022 11:01 AM
Worship Service

WORSHIP SERVICE:
First Sunday in Advent - Hope
Accompanist:  Faith on Fire
Preaching:  Pastor John Moelker 
Serving Elder: Martin Geerlinks
Host: Irene Geerlinks 

Prelude
Welcome                                                                                                                  

GOD GATHERS US INTO HIS PRESENCE WITH JOY   
Gathering Song: LUYH #61 - O Come, O Come, Emmanuel 

GOD CALLS US TO WORSHIP   

CALL TO WORSHIP 

LIGHTING OF THE ADVENT CANDLE – Hope (Alida Poort & Addisyn Cordeiro)
Song - Hope is a star (solo)
*God’s Greeting                                                                                               
*Opening Song of Praise -  LUYH#56 - Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus 
 A Moment for the Children 
(children ages 3-11 dismissed for Sunday school)
Children’s Song - LUYH#93:1 - Go, Tell It on the Mountain  

GOD RECONCILES HIMSELF TO US 
Prayer of Confession
Assurance of Pardon
Song of Response -  LUYH#796 - Oh, the Deep, Deep Love of Jesus
Congregational Prayer                                                                                             

GOD SPEAKS TO US THROUGH HIS WORD    
God's Word to Us:  Isaiah 11:1-10                                                         
 Sermon:  The Hope of Jesse!  

WE RESPOND TO GOD’S WORD WITH GRATITUDE   
* Song of Response: LUYH#88 O Little Town of Bethlehem v 1,3,4
 Offering:  Work of the Deacons,
                Church Budget   

GOD SENDS US OUT WITH HIS BLESSING                                        
*Parting Song - Go, Now in Peace
(Please allow individuals with mobility challenges to exit the sanctuary first)     

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