October 28, 2018

Morning Worship Service @ 10 a.m.

Prelude

WE COME TO WORSHIP GOD

* Welcome

* We Sing ~ PsH # 436 “This is My Father's World”

* Call to Worship ~ responsive

* God’s Greeting and Mutual Greetings

* We Sing ~ “Once Again”

“The First Place”

GOD CALLS US TO FAITH

To God Alone Be the Glory ~ a responsive reading for Reformation Day

* We Sing ~  PsH # 632 “To God Be the Glory (My Tribute)”

WE OFFER OUR PRAYERS & GIFTS

Offering:  1. Mountainview Ministries (Budget)

2. Resonate Global Mission

Surprise Guest!

Prayers of God’s People

GOD COMES TO US IN HIS WORD

Scripture Readings: Ephesians 2:1-10 NIV (Page 1818 pew Bible)

Message:   “Saved Through Faith, By Grace”

* We Sing ~ “Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone)”

GOD SENDS US OUT WITH HIS BLESSING

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

* Closing Song ~ “In Christ Alone”

Postlude ~ “Glorious Day”

Service Participants:

Worship Leaders:  Pastors Sid Couperus & Fred VanderBerg;

Worship Team:  Shannon Bezemer, Jen DeJonge, Katrina DeRoche, Will Lammers, David Rintjema, Matthew Toohey, Frank Veldman;

Organist:  Ernie Termorshuizen


Evening Worship Service @ 5 p.m.

Prelude

WE GATHER FOR WORSHIP

Welcome

* Opening Song ~ PsH # 253 “Praise to the Lord the Almighty”

* Call to Worship ~ Matthew 11:28-29, NIV

* Opening Prayer ~ based on Ephesians 3:18-19

* God's Greeting

Hymns of Faith & Dedication ~ Congregational Choice

WE ARE RENEWED IN GOD'S GRACE

Call to Confession ~ Isaiah 30:15, 18, NIV

Prayer of Confession ~ responsive

Assurance of Pardon ~ based on Psalm 103, NRSV

We Sing ~ “Meekness and Majesty”

WE OFFER OUR GIFTS AND PRAYERS

Offering this evening is for: Back to God Ministries Int'l

Prayers of God’s People

WE HEAR GOD'S WORD

Scripture Readings:  Matthew 5:1-5 NIV (Page 1501 in pew Bible)

Philippians 2:1-11 NIV (Page 1827 in pew Bible)

Message:  “Blessed are the Meek”

* Songs of Response ~ PsH # 545 “Make Me a Channel of Your Peace”

WE LEAVE TO SERVE

* We Confess our Faith ~ Apostles' Creed, unison

* God's Parting Blessing (Congregation responds with "Amen!")

* Closing Song ~ “The Servant Song”

Postlude

 Service Participants:

Pastor:  Sid Couperus;

Musician:  Rita Fluit

Karin Terpstra