December 9, 2018

Morning Worship Service @ 10 a.m.

Prelude

WE ENTER GOD'S PRESENCE  

* Welcome

* We Sing ~ PsH # 328 “O Come, O Come, Immanuel”

* Call to Worship ~

* God’s Greeting and Mutual Greetings

* We Sing ~ “Oceans (Where Feet May Fail)”

“Make Room”

WE PREPARE FOR CHRIST'S COMING

Lighting of the Advent Wreath: The Candle of Joy and singing of the “Advent song”

WE CELEBRATE GOD’S BLESSINGS

We witness God's Covenant in Baptism for

Eliana Dorothy, daughter of Phil & Janice Schwanz

Austin John, son of Brandon & Leah Koetsier

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

WE OFFER GIFTS OF GRATITUDE & PRAYERS

Offerings:  1st. Mountainview Ministries (Meet-the-Budget Sunday);

2nd. Calvin Seminary

Prayers of God’s People

WE HEAR GOD'S PROMISE

Scripture Readings:  Luke 1:26-38 NIV (Page 1588 pew Bible)

Message:  “Wonder”

* We Sing ~ PsH #499 “My God How Wonderful You Are”

GOD SENDS US OUT WITH HIS BLESSING

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

* Closing Song ~ “Hope of the Nations”

Postlude ~

Service Participants:
Worship Leader:  Pastor Fred VanderBerg;

Worship Team:  Clem & Jodie Bezemer, Kari DeGraaf, Katrina DeRoche, Trisha DeVries, Rob Deyell, Jason Geerlinks, Will Lammers, Matthew Toohey;

Organist:  Ernie Termorshuizen

 

Karin Terpstra