Songs of preparation: Tell Out My Soul and I Praise You, Lord (Psalm 138:1-8)
Prayer of adoration and confession: reaching out to the one who sees us sowing in tears and will bring the fruit that we will reap in joy, we ask God that our hearts will be prepared to receive Jesus when he comes again.
Assurance, Affirmation, Doxology: Shine, Jesus, Shine; the Apostles’ Creed; Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow.
Continuing reading: Revelation 7:1-17, the opening of the 7th seal delayed.
Praise: It Came Upon The Midnight Clear.
Sermon: Malachi 3:13-4:6; The Final Word About The Final Word. God assures his people of his enduring character, the certainty that creation will reflect his character in the future, that those he loves will be secure, and that the people should anticipate the coming of the one who will prepare the way for his coming.
Praise: Behold The Lamb.
Pastoral prayer, tithes and offerings.
Closing praise: Who Is He In Yonder Stall?
You’re welcome to participate in a bring and share lunch.