Sunday, December 3, 2017
1st Sunday in Advent
- 1 We Gather in God's Name
- 2 We Hear God's Word
- 3 We Respond in Prayer
- 4 We Go in Peace
We Gather in God's Name
Oh Come Oh Come
The Lighting of the First Candle
Reader 1: Today we light one candle - the Candle called HOPE, as a reminder that God's promises are true.
Reader 2: We place our hope in God.
Reader 3: We place our lives In God's care.
Reader 4: Come, all is ready. Let the light of this one candle, called HOPE, bring brightness to your spirits.
Advent Week 1: Hope
We Hear God's Word
We Respond in Prayer
Prayers of Thanksgiving and Intercession
Please stand when offering a prayer, so others will know you have the floor.
The Lord's Prayer
Our Father who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name.
Give us this day our daily bread,
and forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors.
Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil,
for thine is the kingdom, the power, and the glory forever.
Closing Prayer Song
"I have this hope"