Event/Occasion: Third Sunday of Advent

Date: December 16, 2018

Prelude

Welcome & Announcements

Watchword for the Week: Bear fruits worthy of repentance. Luke 3:8

Call to Worship: Lighting of the Advent Candles

Liturgy: Advent 2, p.54

Moment of Fellowship

Prayers and Praises (cards & verbal)

Scripture Reading 1: Isaiah 12:2-6

Scripture Reading 2: Zephaniah 3:14-20

Scripture Reading 3: Philippians 4:4-7

Scripture Reading 4: Luke 3:7-18

Children’s Story Sermon

Giving of Tithes and Offerings

Offertory: On Jordan’s Banks the Baptist’s Cry, Adult Choir, (C.Coffin, M.Praetorius)

Doxology

Hymn of Reflection: Let the Earth Now Praise the Lord #261

Message

Hymn of Commitment: O Come, O Come, Immanuel #274

Benediction

Postlude