WESTMINSTER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
October 20, 2019
WE ARE HIS WORKMANSHIP
Preparation for Worship (Silent Prayer)
Call to Worship
Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth!
Serve the Lord with gladness!
Come into his presence with singing!
Know that the Lord, he is God!
It is he who made us, and we are his;
we are his people, and the sheep of his pasture.
Enter his gates with thanksgiving,
and his courts with praise!
Give thanks to him; bless his name!
For the Lord is good;
his steadfast love endures forever,
and his faithfulness to all generations.
Prayer of Adoration and Invocation - Lord’s Prayer
*Gloria Patri (No. 734)
*Hymn No. 115 All Creatures of Our God and King
Call to Confession Micah 6:8
He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?
Let us confess our sins
Prayer of Confession (unison)
O most merciful God, Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who pardons all that repent and truly turn to you; we humbly confess our sins and implore you for your mercy. We have not loved you with a pure heart fervently; neither have we loved our neighbors as ourselves. We have not done justly, nor loved mercy, nor walked humbly with you. Have mercy upon us now, Lord, according to your loving kindness; according to the multitude of your tender mercies, blot out our iniquity. Create in us a clean heart, O God, and renew a right spirit within us. Cast us not away from your presence and take not your Holy Spirit from us. Restore to us the joy of your salvation and uphold us with your Spirit.
Assurance of Forgiveness: Ephesians 1:7
In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace.
Congregation: Thanks be to God!
*Hymn No. 264 Jesus, Keep Me near the Cross
*The Doxology (No. 731) and Prayer of Thanksgiving
(Children will be dismissed to Children’s Church following the Hymn)
*Hymn No. 457 Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing
Prayer of Supplication and Intercession
*Scripture Lesson: James 2:14-26
Message: Rev. McIntyre
*Hymn No. 580 Lead On, O King Eternal
*Response: Threefold Amen
Welcome visitors! Please complete the yellow visitor’s card found on the back of the pew and place in offering plate.
A CRY ROOM IS AVAILABLE JUST OFF THE VESTIBULE
A NURSERY FOR PRE-SCHOOL CHILDREN IS PROVIDED IN GRACE HALL