ENTERING GOD'S PRESENCE

* Welcome 

* We Sing ~ “My Soul Cries Out with a Joyful Shout” 

ANTICIPATING GOD'S PEACEABLE KINGDOM

* Call to Worship ~ 

* God’s Greeting and Mutual Greetings 

* We Sing ~ “Adore” 

CONFESSING THAT PEACE IS BROKEN

Lighting of the Advent Wreath: The Candle of LOVE

* We Sing ~ “View the Present Through the Promise” 

OFFERING LIVES TO GOD AND HIS PEACEABLE KINGDOM

Offerings: 1. Mountainview Ministries 

2. Shalom Manor & Gardens 

Prayers of God’s People 

Ministry of Music – Jen DeJonge “When Hope Came Down” 

HEARING THE PROMISE OF GOD'S PEACEABLE KINGDOM

Scripture Readings: Isaiah 11:1-5 NIV (page 1076 of the pew bible) 

Matthew 25:31-46 NIV (page 1542 of the pew bible) 

Message: “Peace for the Marginalized” 

* We Sing ~ PsH # 329 “Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus” 

GOING OUT TO PROCLAIM GOD'S PEACEABLE KINGDOM

The Voice of the Proclaimer ~ responsive

* God’s Parting Blessing - followed by spoken "Amen" 

* We Sing ~ “King of Heaven” 

Postlude 

Service Participants: Worship Leader: Pastor Sid Couperus 

Worship Team: Jen DeJonge, Will Lammers, Steve Marfisi, 

George Prins, Dave Rintjema, Jack Rintjema