* Indicates that worshippers are to stand if able. Congregational responses are in bold print.
Entrance & Praise
Prelude (John Kwon)
Introit Glory in the Highest (Chancel Choir)
Welcome (Rev. Park)
Advent Candle Lighting: Psalm 126:5-6 (The Javier Family)
Opening Hymn O Little Town of Bethlehem (UMH #230)
*Call to Worship
L: Today there is good news for us to behold!
P: Those who feared that they were worth little to God have found blessing in God’s sight.
L: For in the mercy and love of God, the blind shall see, the lame shall walk without pain, those who could not hear shall be blessed with hearing, and there shall be peace.
P: God’s mercy and love is poured out for our parched souls.
L: Behold! The Lord’s compassion is with God’s people.
P: Believe in the power of God in all things. AMEN
*Passing the Peace of Christ
Unity Hymn "O How He Loves You and Me" TFWS #2108
Presentation of Ourselves and Gifts
Anthem "Breath of Heaven" (Chancel Choir)
Doxology: Praise God, from whom all... (UMH #94)
We delight in your love and salvation, Lord, there can be no greater gifts than these. We will gladly serve you in holiness and righteousness. We offer ourselves. We offer all that you have provided us. May it be used to bring your light to those who dwell in darkness. Prepare us and use us, Lord. Amen.
Handbell Anthem "The Bells of Christmas Morning" (Bell Choir)
Tell the Good News, Jesus is Born!
- Go Tell it on the Mountain
- Speakers (1 - 4)
- The Angel's Song
- Speakers (5-8)
- We'll Call Him Jesus
*Sending Forth (Rev. Park)
Postlude (John Kwon)