This Lord's Day at VPC

The Order of Worship for Sunday,  December 17th, 2017

Third Sunday in Advent

GOD GATHERS HIS PEOPLE

Call to Worship - Luke 1:68-75

Song - Hymn #203 - Hark! The Harald Angels Sing

WE COME TO GOD BY FAITH

Advent Reading - The Siddall Family - Isaiah 40:9-10, Luke 2:8-14

Advent Week 3 - Angels

Advent Hymn - Angels, From The Realms of Glory

Advent Prayer

Hymn of Response - #223 While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks

 GOD RESHAPES THE HEARTS AND LIVES OF HIS PEOPLE

Confession of Sin

Assurance of Pardon

Hymn #213 - What Child is This

GOD USES HIS PEOPLE IN HIS SERVICE

 Pastoral Prayer

Offertory

GOD SPEAKS TO US THROUGH HIS WORD

Reading of God’s Word - Selected Texts

Preaching of God’s Word - "The Christmas Covenant"

GOD'S PEOPLE RESPOND IN FAITH

Hymn - #219 All Praise to Thee, Eternal Lord

 

GOD SENDS HIS PEOPLE OUT WITH HIS BLESSING

Benediction