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WORSHIP SERVICE

ORDER OF WORSHIP

Sample Worship
 

– ANNOUNCEMENTS & MEDITATION –

 

* Offering may be placed in the box at the back before worship.

 

– CALL TO WORSHIP –

 

^ ADORATION

Leader: Rise and let us worship our triune God.

Congregation: AMEN!

Leader: The Lord be with you.

Congregation: And also with you.

^ SCRIPTURE

Leader: God calls us to worship from Psalm 66:1-2.

Leader: Lift up your hearts.

Congregation: We lift them up to the Lord!​

 

^ PRAYER

Prayer

 

^ SONG

 

# 534        Come Thou Almighty King

Congregation: AMEN!

 

– CONFESSION –

^ SONG

 

# 685        My Hope is Built on Nothing Less

Congregation: AMEN!

 

CONFESSION OF SIN

 

Leader: Hear the word of the Lord from Psalm 95:6-7.

Leader: Let us kneel and confess our sins to the LORD.

*Congregation is invited to kneel if able

 

Leader: Let us pray.

Congregation: O Lord, great and awesome God, who keeps covenant and mercy with those who love You and keep Your commandments, we have sinned and committed iniquity. We have done wickedly and rebelled, even by departing from Your precepts and Your judgments. Neither have we heeded Your servants the Apostles and Prophets who spoke in Your name. 

O Lord, to us belongs shame of face. O Lord, according to all Your righteousness, we pray let Your anger and fury be turned away from Your holy people. Now therefore, our God, hear the prayer of Your servants and cause Your face to shine upon us. According to Your great mercy given to us in Christ, take away our sins and strengthen us that we may trust in You and obey Your voice, for the sake of our Lord and His Kingdom. Amen!

*Silent Prayers of Confession

 

^ ASSURANCE OF PARDON
 

Leader: Rise and hear the good news of forgiveness from Psalm 103:11-12.

Leader: Your sins are forgiven through Christ.

Congregation: Thanks be to God!

^ SONG

# 467       Hallelujah, Praise Jehovah

Congregation: AMEN!

^ CONFESSION OF FAITH

Westminster Shorter Catechism Q:7-11

Leader: What are the decrees of God?

Congregation: The decrees of God are, his eternal purpose, according to the counsel of his will, whereby, for his own glory, he hath foreordained whatsoever comes to pass.

 

Leader: How doth God execute his decrees?

Congregation: God executeth his decrees in the works of creation and providence.

 

Leader: What is the work of creation?

Congregation: The work of creation is, God’s making all things of nothing, by the word of his power, in the space of six days, and all very good.

 

Leader: How did God create man?

Congregation: God created man male and female, after his own image, in knowledge, righteousness, and holiness, with dominion over the creatures.

 

Leader: What are God’s works of providence?

Congregation: God’s works of providence are, his most holy, wise, and powerful, preserving, and governing all his creatures, and all their actions.

 

All: AMEN!

^ SONG

 

#005        Why Do the Heathen Nations Vainly Rage

Congregation: AMEN!

– CONSECRATION –

 

SCRIPTURE READING

 

Old Testament: Jeremiah 29:1-14

Reader: The Word of the Lord.

Congregation: Thanks be to God!

 

New Testament: Romans 14:1-12

Reader: The Word of the Lord.

Congregation: Thanks be to God!

 

PRAYER

Prayer

 

SERMON

 

Sermon Text:   Genesis 1:14-31

Message:          And It Was Very Good

 

– COMMUNION –

 

^ SONG

 

#304      All People That on Earth Do Dwell

Congregation: AMEN!

GIVING

THE BREAD & THE WINE

* Greetings while waiting to eat and drink together. Gluten-free bread and grape juice is available at the back table.

 

During the Bread: 

“The Lord be with you.” 

“The Lord bless you.”

 

During the Wine:  

“The Peace of Christ be with you.”

“And also with you.”

 

^ DOXOLOGY

* The congregation is invited to raise hands high if able.

 

Praise God from whom all blessings flow. Praise Him all creatures here below. Praise Him above the Heavenly hosts. Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. Amen. (# 1076)

 

– COMMISSIONING –

 

^ SONG

 

# 14    All Hail there Power of Jesus Name!

Congregation: AMEN!

 

^ BENEDICTION

 

Leader: May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all. Go in Peace to Love and to Serve our Risen Christ!

 

Congregation: AMEN!

SINGING

Singing theologically rich songs psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs is an important part of our worship and a vital part of building Christian community. Below are some links to help you learn one of our favorite songs (Psalm 98) in four-part harmony followed by links to some of our other favorite songs. You may want to use these links or the song book in your family worship.

Learn Four-Part Harmony

#18   Psalm 98: Oh, Sing a New Song to the LORD

Parts and Words

Soprano

Alto

Tenor

Bass

SING YOUR PART

Apple Store App (free)

Webpage (free)

1. Download the SING YOUR PART App or Webpage

2. Sign-up for "Church of the Redeemer" Song List 

3. Use the App for Family Worship

4. Use the App to Learn Part Singing

SONG BOOK pdf

# 1     Psalm 1: O Greatly Blessed Is the Man

# 2     Psalm 2: Why Do the Heathen Nations Vainly Rage?

# 5     Psalm 4: Answer, Father, When I Call

# 7     Psalm 22: Be Not Far Off, for Grief Is Near

# 8     Psalm 23: The Lord's My Shepherd

# 9     Psalm 25: To The I Lift My Soul

# 10   Psalm 40: I Waited for the Lord

# 14    Jesus Shall Reign (Psalm 72)

# 15    I will Sing of the Mercies (Psalm 89)

# 18    Psalm 98: Oh, Sing a New Song to the LORD

# 19    Psalm 100: All People That on Earth Do Dwell

# 20    Psalm 103: Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven

# 23    Psalm 119M: O How I Love Thy Law

# 24    Psalm 119X: Before Thee Let My Cry Come Near

# 25    Psalm 121: Unto the Hills I Lift My Longings Eyes

# - -     Psalm 124: Let Israel Now Say in Thankfulness

# - -    Psalm 126: When Zion's Fortunes God Restored

# 26    Psalm 128: Blest the Man That Fears Jehovah

# - -     Psalm 130: Lord from the Depths to Thee I Cry

# - -     Psalm 134: Behold Bless the Lord

# 27    Ever and Aye (from Psalm 136)

# 29    Psalm 146: Hallelujah, Praise Jehovah

# 30    Psalm 148: From Heaven, O Praise the Lord

# 31    To the Word

# 33    Praise to the Lord

# 34    Holy, Holy, Holy

# 38    O For A Thousand Tongues to Sing

# 40    All Hail the Power of Jesus' Name

# 42    Our God, Our Help in Ages Past 

# 44    Hallelujah! Thine the Glory 

# 45    A Mighty Fortress is Our God

# 57    My Hope is Built on Nothing Less

# 59    Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing

# 64    Leaning on the Everlasting Arms

# 73    Blessed Assurance

# 79    Amazing Grace

#80     O Come O Come Emmanuel

# 81    Come Thou Long Expected Jesus

#83     O Come All Ye Faithful

# 86    While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks

#89     Away in a Manger

#90     Silent Night

#97     What Child is This?

#98     The First Noel 

# 104  There is a Fountain Filled with Blood

# 115  Rejoice the Lord is King

# 120  We Rest on Thee

# 124  The Son of God Goes Forth to War

# 130  Now Thank We All Our God

# 133  Come Ye Thankful People Come

# 136  Ye Choirs of New Jerusalem

# 137  I Bind Unto Myself Today (St. Patrick's Breastplate)

# - -     I Know that My Redeemer Lives

# - -     Rise Again Ye Lion Hearted

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