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November 12 2023 Worship Service

November 12 2023 Worship Service
Published by Marlene Lynes on Mon, Nov 13, 2023 11:33 AM
Worship Service

ORDER OF WORSHIP: Accompanist:  Faith on Fire

Preaching:  John Moelker
Scripture reader: Teena Bergman
Host:  Bernice Huinink-Buiter 

Prelude 

WELCOME  

GOD GATHERS US INTO HIS PRESENCE WITH JOY
Opening Song:  LUYH #296 We Are Called 

GOD CALLS US TO WORSHIP
*Prayer of Invocation
*Song: LUYH #325 O Master, Le Me Walk with Thee
*God Greets Us 
A Moment for the Children
Song: Thankful
Children aged 3-11 may leave for Sunday School 

GOD RECONCILES HIMSELF TO US
Confession and Assurance
Prayer of Confession & Lament (“Under the Shadow of Death”) by Lisa Loden
Words of Assurance: Romans 1:16-17
Song of response: LUYH #291:1,2,3,6,8 How Long, O Lord, How Long
Prayers of God’s People                                                  

GOD SPEAKS TO US THROUGH HIS WORD
God's Word to Us: Eph 2:11-22; Romans 1:16-17
 Reader:  This is the Word of the Lord.    
All:  Thanks be to God!    
Message: A Christian (Reformed) response to War:  The Gospel: A New People in a New Land!
Prayer of Application    

WE RESPOND TO GOD’S WORD WITH GRATITUDE
*Song of Response:  LUYH #611 Mighty to Save             
Offering :  Reframe Ministries,
                 Church Ministries (Budget)
Prayer over the Gifts 

GOD SENDS US OUT WITH HIS BLESSING
*Commission/Blessing
Doxology: “By Faith” (Gettys) 

(Please allow individuals with mobility challenges to exit the sanctuary first)  
* = Please stand if able
LUYH = Lift up your hearts hymnal