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”

 

Communion

 

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”

 

Announcements

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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