December 11, 2022 Bulletin

By grace alone, through faith alone, because of Christ alone

Order of Worship

Preparation for Worship

Prelude and Silent Prayer


Introit ~ “All People That on Earth Do Dwell”


* Hymn #218 ~ “Angels, from the Realms of Glory”


Welcome and Announcements


Adoration of God

Call to Worship: Luke 2:8-14


* Hymn ~ “Joy Has Dawned”


Children’s Anthem ~ “Manger Carol”


Confession of Sin

* Reading of the Law: Colossians 3:12-17


Assurance of Pardon


* Hymn #220 ~ “From Heaven High I Come to You”


Means of Grace

Pastoral Prayer and Lord’s Prayer


Old Testament Reading: Isaiah 43:1-7


New Testament Reading: Hebrews 9:11-15


Sermon: “Choosing Ruth” (Ruth 4:1-12)


Hymn #226 ~ “As with Gladness Men of Old”




Response and Blessing

* Doxology to the tune of “For All the Saints” #358


Praise ye the Lord, His mighty works acclaim:

His years are endless, yet is He the same

O sing His praise, give glory to His holy name:

Alleluia, Alleluia. Amen


* Blessing/Benediction


[* indicates to please stand]


Sermon Notes

“Choosing Ruth” (Ruth 4:1-12)

I. Introduction


II. Boaz Redeems Ruth


A. A reminder of God’s law


B. The transaction completed


III. Application


A. The lived-out drama of our redemption


B. “Your Kinsman-Redeemer is here”



This Week Abortion Ministry Schedule: Monday @ TPP 8-11am; Tuesday @ CR 8-11am; Thursday @ TPP time TBD; Saturday @ TPP 9-12pm.


Wednesday: Bible Education Night, 6pm dinner, 6:30 singing, 6:45-7:30pm classes and Small Groups


Friday: “Church Christmas Party”, 6pm-8pm; high school and up, gift exchange ($15), Please bring hors d’oeuvres and dessert


Food Pantry: Food available for church families in kitchen


Please: Food and drink limited to Fellowship Hall. Thank you


Next Week’s Sermon Text: Ruth 4:13-22


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