Morning Worship Service @ 10 a.m.

 * Please rise in body or in spirit

Prelude

WE COME TO WORSHIP

* Welcome

* We Sing ~ “Come Thou Fount Come Thou King”

* Call to Worship ~

* God’s Greeting and Mutual Greetings

* We Sing ~ “Man of Sorrows”

“I Stand Amazed (How Marvelous)”

WE OFFER OUR PRAYERS & GIFTS

Offering this morning is for:  Missionary support for Colin & Kathleen Wassenaar,

serving with EMI in Cambodia

Prayers of God’s People

GOD COMES TO US IN HIS WORD

Scripture Readings:  Mathew 4:1-17 NIV (page #1499 of the pew bible)

We Sing ~ “Just a Closer Walk with Thee”

Message:   “The Spiritual Discipline of Getting Lost”

Call to Confession ~ Psalm 106:6,7; 13-15; 24-27; 44-46

Prayer of Confession ~ responsive

Assurance of Pardon ~ Hebrews 12:1-3

* We Sing ~ PsH # 291 “May the Mind of Christ My Savior”

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, Katrina DeRoche, Trisha DeVries,
Rob Deyell, Dave Rintjema, Eric Van der Beek;

Organist: Ernie Termorshuizen