January 7th @ 10 a.m. 

 

WE COME TO WORSHIP GOD

* Welcome 

* We Sing ~ PsH # 355 “Good Christian Friends, Rejoice” 

* Call to Worship ~ 

* God’s Greeting and Mutual Greetings 

* We Sing ~ “God Reigns! Earth Rejoices” 

~ vs.1,2 “What Child is This?” 

GOD CALLS US TO FAITH

* We Confess our Faith: Apostles' Creed ~ Unison (PsH page 813) 

* We Sing ~ “Holy Spirit” 

WE OFFER OUR PRAYERS & GIFTS

Offerings: 1. Mountainview Ministries 

2. Benevolence 

Prayers of God’s People 

GOD COMES TO US IN HIS WORD

Scripture Reading: Exodus 20:1-10 NIV (page 118 of the pew bible) 

Message: “Making Space for God” 

* We Sing ~ PsH # 421 “Spirit Divine, Inspire Our Prayer” 

WE CELEBRATE AT THE LORD’S TABLE

The Institution and Teaching ~ responsive

The Invitation and Prayer of Consecration ~ responsive

We Come to the Table: Our Participation in the Bread and in the Cup

~ during the distribution we sing “Table of Plenty” 

~ PsH # 309 “Lift Up Your Hearts Unto the Lord” 

Prayer of Thanksgiving 

GOD SENDS US OUT WITH HIS BLESSING

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

* We Sing ~ “This Is Amazing Grace” 

Postlude 

Service Participants: Worship Leader: Pastor Sid Couperus 

Worship Team: Jen DeJonge, Jason Geerlinks, Will Lammers, Tyler Park