Silent Prayer and Apostolic Greeting
1 Corinthians 1:3
Call to Worship
Hymn of Adoration
Praise to the Lord, the Almighty (Trinity Hymnal #53)
Confession of Sin
O great and everlasting God, Who dwells in unapproachable light, Who searches and knows the thoughts and intentions of the heart;Â We confess that we have not loved You with all our heart, nor with all our soul, nor with all our mind, nor with all our strength;Â Nor our neighbors as ourselves.Â We have loved what we ought not to have loved;Â We have coveted what is not ours;Â We have not been content with Your provisions for us.Â We have complained in our hearts about our family, about our friends, about our health, about our occupations, about Your church, and about our trials.Â We have sought our security in those things which perish, rather than in You, the Everlasting God.Â Chasten, cleanse, and forgive us, through Jesus Christ, who is able for all time to save us who approach You through Him, since He always lives to make intercession for us. Amen.
Assurance of Pardon
Confession of Faith
Glory be to the Father, and to the Son and to the Holy Ghost. As it was in the beginning, is now and ever shall be. World without end, amen, amen.
Prayer of Supplication & Lord’s Prayer
Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen.
The Lord’s My Shepherd, I’ll Not Want (Psalm 23) (Trinity Hymnal #87)
Old Testament: Micah 6:6-8
New Testament: Mark 12:38-44 (Sermon Text)
The Proud and the Humble
Hymn of Commitment
More Love to Thee, O Christ (Trinity Hymnal #649)
Tithes and Offering
Praise God, from whom all blessings flow;
Praise Him, all creatures here below;
Praise Him above, ye heavenly host;
Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. Amen.