Worship Bulletin - November 29, 2015


Worship Order

Lord’s Day, November 29th, 2015 - 10:30 AM Worship

First Sunday of Advent


Welcome and Announcements

Passing the Peace

Call to Worship - Psalm 25:1-10 - p. 593

*Hymn of Praise - "Come, Thou, Almighty King" - #8

Opening Prayer and Lord’s Prayer

Lighting of the Advent Wreath

Sharing of Joys and Concerns

OT Reading - Jeremiah 33:14-16 - p. 853


Offertory - “Come, Light of Hope”

*Song of Thanksgiving - “Doxology” - #815

Praise God from whom all blessings flow. Praise Him, all creatures here below. Praise Him above, ye heav’nly host. Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. Amen

NT Reading - 1 Thessalonians 3:9-13 - p. 1268

*Hymn of Preparation - "O Come, O Come Emmanuel" - #244

Gospel Reading - Luke 21:25-36 - p. 1130

Sermon - “Hope” - Pastor Wesley Allen

*Hymn of Invitation - "And Can It Be?" - #347



*If you are able, please stand


November Benevolences:

Bread of Life Food Pantry

Turkeys are always needed this time of year! Put turkeys in church freezer and notify Vicki. Additional Thanksgiving donations needed by November 12.

Operation Christmas Child A small shoebox can have a big impact. What goes into the box is fun, but what comes out of it is eternal. Be a part of changing children's lives all over the world in Jesus' Name through the power of a simple gift with Operation Christmas Child.

Come See the Christmas Lights! - Join us Thursday, December 10th to see the Christmas Lights! See Karen for more information.

Community Carol Sing - Sunday, December 13th, 3-4pm, at Central. Join us this Advent Season for a Community Carol Sing. A free will offering will be collected and donations of canned goods (and other non-perishables) will be gladly accepted, for the Bread of Life Food Pantry. Guest Performances will include the Epworth United Methodist Church Bell Choir, the Central Baptist Church Choir, and many more!