January 8th Order of Service

The 11:00 worship service will livestream here.

Order of Service for January 8th, 2023

2nd Sunday After Christmas





Opening Prayer


Call to Worship

Psalm 84:1-2, 4


Worship in Song

Praise to the Lord, the Almighty: #171; vs. 1, 3, 5

Thou Didst Leave Thy Throne: #31; vs. 1-2, 4-5

Before the Throne of God Above


Confession of Sin

Dear Heavenly Father, we bow before You to confess that we have sinned against You in our words, actions and our thoughts. We come to ask Your forgiveness and to seek Your great mercy. We come to You in the merits of Jesus Christ, not our own. Look not upon our sins, or our iniquity, but wash us in the blood of Jesus Christ so that we may be clean before You. This we pray in His Name, Amen.


Declaration of Grace


Scripture Readings

John 1:1-18 (pg. 1053); Ephesians 1:3-6, 15-18 (pg. 1159)


Confession of Faith

Apostles’ Creed


Reception of Offering

We Give Thee but Thine Own: #391


Children’s Message



Rejoice, the Lord is King: #157


Message: “I Will Greatly Rejoice”

Isaiah 61:10-62:3 (pg. 738)



Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee: #197


Closing Prayer & Benediction


Threefold Amen & Doxology

Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow: #390