December 24th Candlelight 7 pm

ANTICIPATING THE ARRIVAL OF THE PEACEMAKER

Welcome 

* We Sing ~ PsH # 340 vs.1,3 “O Come, All Ye Faithful” 

* Call to Worship ~ responsive 

* God’s Greeting 

* We Sing ~ “Hark the Herald Angels Sing / King of Heaven” 

~ “Adore” 

WE OFFER GIFTS FOR THE PEACEABLE KINGDOM

The offering collected this evening is for the Grimsby Life Centre

Ministry of Music ~ Sarah & Rachel Vermeer “Silent Night” 

PREPARE THE WAY FOR THE PEACEMAKER

Scripture Reading: Luke 2:1-7

* We Sing ~ vs.1,4 “On Christmas Night” 

THE PEACEMAKER ANNOUNCED

Scripture Reading: Luke 2:8-14

* We Sing ~ PsH # 347 vs.1,3 “Angels We Have Heard on High” 

WE OFFER OUR PRAYERS FOR A PEACEABLE KINGDOM

Christmas Prayer 

Ministry of Music ~ Lisa Stieva “Worship the King” 

WE GO WITH THE SHEPHERDS TO SEE THE PEACEMAKER

Scripture Reading: Luke 2:15-20

Homily: “The Peace Child” 

* We Sing ~ PsH # 353 “Infant Holy, Infant Lowly” 

WITH THE MAGI WE WORSHIP THE PEACEMAKER

Scripture Reading: Matthew 2:1-2,9-11

* We Sing ~ PsH # 354 vs.3,4,5 “Angels from the Realms” 

WE GO OUT TO PROCLAIM GOD'S PEACEABLE KINGDOM

* Christmas Benediction ~ responsive

* We Sing ~ PsH # 346 vs.1,2,4 “Once in Royal David's City” 

Postlude 

Service Participants: 

Worship Leader: Pastor Sid Couperus 

Worship Team: Sophia Bezemer, Jen DeJonge, Will Lammers, 

Tyler Park, Dave Rintjema, Ernie Termorshuizen, 

Matthew Toohey, Morgan VanderWier, Rachel Vermeer 

Reader: Gertie De Roos 

Peter Van Geest