November 28, 2021 Bulletin

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

Order of Worship

  • Preparation for Worship

    Prelude and Silent Prayer


    Introit ~ “I Sing the Mighty Power of God”


    * Hymn #195 ~ “Joy to the World! The Lord Is Come”


    Welcome and Announcements


    Adoration of God

    Call to Worship: Isaiah 9:1-7


    * Hymn #196 ~ “Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus”


    Confession of Sin

    * Reading of the Law: Philippians 2:1-8


    Assurance of Pardon


    * Hymn #194 ~ “O Come, O Come, Emmanuel”


    Means of Grace

    Receiving of New Members


    Pastoral Prayer and Lord’s Prayer


    Old Testament Reading: Proverbs 12:11-14


    New Testament Reading: 2 Thessalonians 3:6-12


    Sermon: “Working for Jesus” (Colossians 3:22 – 4:1)


    Hymn #219 ~ “All Praise to Thee, Eternal Lord”




    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

  • “Working for Jesus” (Colossians 3:22 – 4:1)

    I. Introduction


    II. More Than About Masters and Slaves


    A. One church for all kinds of people


    B. Does your work confirm your faith?


    III. Application and Conclusion


    A. We work for God regardless of task


    B. Reflect your calling


  • Announcements

    Today: Nursery for children birth through three during SS and Worship.


    Today: The “Worship Training Room” (across from kitchen) is available for young families (livestream available).


    Communication from us? Please fill out a pink card (on Information Table)


    Today: First Sunday in Advent; family devotionals on back table


    Today: We are receiving new members 😊


    Wednesday: Men’s Bible Study; 1 Timothy; 6-7:30pm; dinner included


    Thursday: Ladies’ Book Study and Fellowship; 6:30-8pm


    Saturday: Ladies’ Advent Brunch; 9:30-11:15am; sign up in FH


    December Dates: Dec. 12 Children’s Christmas Pageant, 3pm; Dec. 17: Church Christmas Party, 6-8pm; $10 gift exchange; bring hors d’oeuvres and dessert


    ERC MOMS Group: Interested in helping/participating? Sign up in FH


    Baby/Bridal Shower Organizer: Interested? See Pastor Rich


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


    Pantry: Food available for our families in kitchen


    Next Week’s Sermon Text: Colossians 4:2-18



Sunday School for all ages will begin on Oct. 10th. The 10am service will be livestreamed on this website and the church's YouTube channel.