ORDER OF WORSHIP - − December 24, 2017-Seventh Sunday of Advent


       WE GATHER

CALL TO GATHER − Rose Marie Watt
“Come, Now Is the Time to Worship ”W&S 3176

WELCOME −
ANNOUNCEMENTS −
PRELUDE − Rose Marie Watt
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CALL TO WORSHIP −
“ ”by Roddy Hamilton

OPENING HYMN − Dave Watters
“People, Look East ” UMH 202

LIGHTING THE ADVENT CANDLE −
“Love ”

HYMN OF RESPONSE
“Emmamuel, Emmanuel ” UMH 204

       WE LISTEN

ANTHEM − Choir
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GOSPEL READING − Luke 1: 26-38

TIME WITH THE CHILDREN − Mary Hittle

GOSPEL READING − Luke 1: 45-55

THE MESSAGE − Rev. Kate Johnson Martin
“Maids and Marvels ”

       WE RESPOND

JOYS AND CONCERNS − Rev. Kate Johnson Martin

HYMN OF PREPARATION
“Love Came Down at Christmas ” UMH 242

PASTORAL PRAYER − Rev. Kate Johnson Martin

THE LORD'S PRAYER − Rev. Kate Johnson Martin

HYMN OF RESPONSE
“Love Came Down at Christmas ” UMH 242

GRATEFUL GIVING
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GRATEFUL RESPONSE
“Praise God From Whom...” UMH 95

PRAYER OF THANKSGIVING − Rev. Kate Johnson Martin

       WE ARE SENT

CLOSING HYMN − Dave Watters
“The Virgin Mary Had a Baby ” FWS 2098

BENEDICTION − Rev. Kate Johnson Martin
POSTLUDE
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Today's Date

September 18, 2018