ORDER OF WORSHIP - − December 3, 2017 - Fourth Sunday in Advent


       OUR COMMUNITY

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

WELCOME − Ruth McCauley
ANNOUNCEMENTS − Ruth McCauley

       WE GATHER

PRELUDE − Rose Marie Watt
“Watchmen, Tell Us of the Night ” Lee Dengler

CALL TO WORSHIP − Ruth McCauley
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OPENING HYMN − Dave Watters
“It Came Upon a Midnight Clear ” UMH 218

LIGHTING THE ADVENT CANDLE −
“Peace ” Debbie Dunn and Jeannie Wage

HYMN OF RESPONSE
“Emmamuel, Emmanuel ” UMH 204

       WE LISTEN

EPISTLE READING − 1 Corinthians 1: 3-9 −Ruth McCauley

TIME WITH THE CHILDREN − Mary Hittle

GOSPEL READING − Mark 13: 24-37 −Ruth McCauley

THE MESSAGE − Rev. Kate Johnson Martin
“Wanting, Wishing, Watching ”

       WE RESPOND

JOYS AND CONCERNS − Rev. Kate Johnson Martin

PASTORAL PRAYER − Rev. Kate Johnson Martin

GRATEFUL GIVING
“ Still, Still, Still ”arr. by Bill Wolaver

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

PRAYER OF THANKSGIVING − Rev. Kate Johnson Martin

HYMN OF PREPARATION
“For the Bread Which You Have Broken ” UMH 614

HOLY COMMUNION − Rev. Kate Johnson Martin

       WE ARE SENT

CLOSING HYMN
“The Lord's Prayer ”

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

June 22, 2018