This Sunday

Order of Service


November 27, 2022

Prelude: Christmas Offering 


We Gather Before God

*Call to Worship
*God’s Greeting
*Song: LUYH 567 vss 1-2, Here I am to Worship
Candle Lighting—Hope
*Song: Hope For Everyone

God Calls Us to Live in Christ

*Apostles Creed
Celebrating Communion
(note: there is gluten-free bread in baggies in the middle of the bread plates, and grape juice in the outer ring of the cup tray; the inner 2 rings are wine)
During Passing of Bread: Holy Forever
During Passing of Wine: Cornerstone
*Liturgy of Thanksgiving
Children’s Message
*Children’s Song:  LUYH 777 God is so Good
(Children in Pre K to grade 3 leave for FaithWalk)

God Comes to Us in His Word

Children’s Message
*Children’s Song:  All for the Love of Jesus
(Children in Pre K to grade 6 leave for FaithWalk/Compel!)
We Pray for the Holy Spirit’s Presence and Help
Scripture Reading: Exodus 33:12-23
(pg126 of the pew Bible)
Message: If your presence does not go with us…


We Respond with Prayer and Thanks

Honduras presentation
Offering Introduction: Ministry to Seafarers—Vancouver
Prayer for Ministry to Seafarers—Vancouver
Congregational Prayer

We Hear God’s Word

Scripture Reading: Ruth 1
(pg 374 of the pew Bible)
Message: Under the Bethlehem Stars: Hope
*Song of Response: LUYH 56 vss 1-4, Come Thou Long Expected Jesus


God Sends Us Into the World

*God’s Blessing: Romans 15:13
*Parting Song: LUYH 947, We Receive Your Blessing

Postlude: Here Comes Heaven


Post Service Prayer. There will be a prayer team available after the service for intercessory prayer. Please proceed to the back of the sanctuary following the last song