Christmas Eve 2009 Worship Service

A Service of Scripture and Songs

Call to Worship Luke 2:10-11
Invocation Psalm 124:8
Salutation Galatians 1:3-4
Prayer
Opening Song Hark! The Herald Angels Sing PH#339:all
First Scripture Genesis 3:8-15 God announces a coming Seed of the woman who shall defeat his enemy.
Song Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus PH#335:all
Second Scripture Isaiah 7:10-14 Isaiah prophesies the virgin birth.
Song O Come, O Come, Emmanuel PH#331:1-4
Third Scripture Micah 5:2-5a Little Bethlehem will have a major part of the coming of a Ruler-Shepherd.
Song Once in Royal David’s City
Fourth Scripture John 1:1-14 John unfolds the great mystery of the Word becoming flesh & dwelling among us.
Song O Come, All Ye Faithful PH#341:1-3
Fifth Scripture Luke 1:26-38 The angel announces Mary’s part in God’s salvation plan.
Song What Child is This?
Sixth Scripture Luke 2:8-16 The angels announce the joyful news to the shepherds.
Song Angels from the Realms of Glory PH#340:1-5
Seventh Scripture Matthew 2:1-11 Wise men from the east come to Bethlehem to worship the newborn King.
Sermon A Ruler and Shepherd Born in Bethlehem
Song Joy to the World! PH#337:1-3
Doxology Now Blessed Be Jehovah God PH#488:1-2
Benediction Hebrews 13:20-21
Amen! Three-Fold Amen

About Nollie

Associate Pastor of Trinity United Reformed Church in Walnut Creek, CA. Assigned as missionary to the Philippines. Lives just outside Metro Manila with wife and daughter. Three older boys live and work in CA.