Sunday Worship at 8:00am & 10:30am, Spiritual Growth Hour at 9:15am

February 7, 2016                                                      Transfiguration

Welcome to all worshipers of Jesus! Jesus is revealed as the Lord of glory!

Order of Service

The Common Service, page 15 in the front part of the hymnal

Opening Hymn

Oh, Wondrous Type! Oh, Vision Fair, #96

Prayer of the Day

Lord God, before the suffering and death of your one and only Son, you revealed his glory on the holy mountain. Grant that we who bear his cross on earth may behold by faith the light of his heavenly glory and so be changed into his likeness; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen (sung)

First Lesson

Exodus 34:29-35

The glory of the Lord is radiant. After Moses was in the presence of the Lord to receive the law, his face shone so much that the others were afraid of him.

Psalm of the Day

Psalm 148, page 61 in the front part of the blue supplement

Second Lesson

2 Corinthians 4:3-6

The glory of God still shines through the saving gospel message which is to be proclaimed by all preachers. Unfortunately, some people refuse the message and remain spiritually blind, unable to see God's glory.

Gospel Lesson

Luke 9:28-36

For a few brief moments, Jesus is transformed and lets his divinity shine through for his disciples and us to see and believe that he is the Lord of glory.

Hymn of the Day

Down from the Mount of Glory, #97

Sermon

Luke 9:28-36God Gives a Glimpse of His Glory to Comfort Fearful Mortals

Hymn

How Good, Lord to Be Here, #95

Closing Hymn

Jesus, Take us to the Mountain, #712