God So Loved the World

His Son dwells with us

 

SERVICE OF THE WORD

Page 38 in the front of the hymnal


 

OPENING HYMN - 62

Joy to the World

 

HYMN - 63

Angels We Have Heard on High

 

PRAYER OF THE DAY

Almighty God, grant that the birth of your only Son in the flesh may set us free from our old bondage under the yoke of sin; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen (sung)

 

FIRST LESSON Isaiah 52:7-10

 

PSALM OF THE DAY – Psalm 98

 

SECOND LESSON Hebrews 1:1-9

 

GOSPEL John 1:1-14

 

HYMN OF THE DAY - 36

A Great and Mighty Wonder

 

SERMON – John 1:1-14

What child is this?

 

CHORAL ANTHEM - "Joy to the World" by John Purifoy

 

HYMN - 34

Now Sing We, Now Rejoice

 

CLOSING HYMN - 49

Rejoice, Rejoice This Happy Morn