Morning Bulletin for December 24

ORDER OF WORSHIP FOR SUNDAY DECEMBER 24, 2017

Hear­ing devices & large print bul­letins are avail­able from the 

ush­ers. Please silence elec­tron­ics dur­ing wor­ship.

PRELUDE      Mag­ni­fi­cat noni toni BuxWV 205 — Diet­rich Bux­te­hude

INTROIT   Come, Thou Long-Expect­ed Jesus

LIGHTING THE CANDLES OF ADVENT

    RESPONSE            We Light the Advent Can­dles

CALL TO WORSHIP

*HYMN No. 220       Angels from the Realms of Glo­ry

*Hymn includes sev­er­al vers­es not found in our hym­nal, please
fol­low the pro­jec­tion

CHILDREN’S TIME    What To Do With Fall­en Angels!

*HYMN (sung to No. 196) God Almighty, We Are Wait­ing

ANTHEM             The Christ­mas Gift  by  Pep­per Choplin

Chan­cel Choir & Kei­th Miller, bari­tone solo

PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE & THE LORD’S PRAYER

*GIVING OURSELVES TO GOD    Lo, How a Rose E’er Bloom­ing

*PRESENTATION OF GIFTS No. 234 (cho­rus)

PASSING THE PEACE OF CHRIST                                                                                    

FELLOWSHIP CHORUS       Emmanuel

THE WRITTEN WORD          Hebrews 1. 1–4

SONG OF PREPARATION No. 2086 (FWS) Open Our Eyes

THE SPOKEN WORD                                                         Rev. Dr. Homan

*HYMN No. 230 O Lit­tle Town of Beth­le­hem

THE CHALLENGE

THE BLESSING               Go Now In Peace

POSTLUDE           Fuga super Mag­ni­fi­cat BWV 733 — J S Bach