This Sunday

Order of Service


October 1, 2023

Prelude: God of Wonders


God Calls Us to Worship

*Song of Approach: LUYH 551 vss 1,2,3,6 All Creatures of Our God and King
*Call to Worship and God’s Greeting
*Song: Hosanna (Praise is Rising)

We Are Reconciled to God

We Confess Our Sins
Prayer of Confession
God Assures Us of His Forgiveness: Psalm 103: 8-12
God Reminds Us How to Live: Galatians 5: 22,23,25
Song: His Mercy is More


God Comes to Us in His Word

Children’s Message
*Children’s Song: My God is so Big
(children ages PreK to Grade 6 leave for Faithwalk)
We Pray for the Spirit’s Presence and Help
Scripture Reading: Genesis 1:26-27; 2:4-8
Message: What We Previously Were Not…
Song: LUYH 660, Jesus Draw Me Ever Nearer


We Respond With Prayer and Thanks

*Song of Response: LUYH 762, Ancient Words
A Testimony of Thanksgiving: Our World – Wally and Metha Alberda
Congregational Prayer
Offering: West End Ministries
Offertory: LUYH 19, For the Beauty of the Earth



God Sends Us With a Blessing

*God’s Blessing
*Parting Song: LUYH 936 Sent Forth by God’s Blessing



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