Order Of Service Sunday 8th December 2019

Dalserf Parish Church

2nd Sunday of Advent

The Sunday of PEACE

Entry of God’s Word
(Please stand if you are able)

Welcome and Intimations

Introit: People look East

Lighting the Advent Candle

A candle is burning, a candle of Peace;
A candle to signal that conflict must cease.
For Jesus is coming to show us the way;
A message of Peace humbly laid in the hay.
(tune: Away in a manger)

Hymn: 474 Hail to the Lord’s Anointed

Prayer of Approach and Lord’s Prayer

Hymn: 290 The race that long in darkness pined

Prayer for Illumination

Isaiah 11: 1 – 10 Prim Gilmour
Matthew 3: 1 – 12 Revd. John Stevenson

Hymn: 279 Make way, make way

“The Peaceable Kingdom”

Anthem: Hurry the Lord is near

Offering and Prayer of dedication
Prayers for others

Hymn: 334 On Jordan’s bank the Baptist’s cry

Threefold Amen