Faithfulness, Form and Freedom in Christian Worship

Faithfulness, Form and Freedom in Christian Worship

Sermon: “God is Spirit; And those who worship Him must worship Him in spirit and in truth.” (John 2:24) “Let all things be done decently and orderly”(1 Corinthians 14:40) Faithfulness, Form and Freedom in Christian Worship Listen to the sermon: 15th Sunday After Pentecost Sunday, September 21, 2014 (9:00 a.m.) Song by Choir – “All Earth Rejoice with a Gladsome Voice” (Director: Cathy Augustin; Accompanist: Audra Wiste) Hymn Service Introduction By Stephen Kuehne The Order of Service………………….. Divine Service Setting 3, Pg 184ff Confession & Absolution ………………… Page 184-185, Right Column The Introit ♫ Glory be to the Father……………………………………………. Page 186 ♫ Kyrie……………………………………………………………………… Page 186 ♫ Gloria in Excelsis  …………………………………………………… Page 187 (Pastor chants first line. Congregation joins for the remainder) ♫ Salutation and Collect …………………………………………….. Page 189 The Old Testament Reading – Psalm 100 Make a joyful shout to Read More …

The History and Importance of Christian Worship And Hymns

The History and Importance of Christian Worship And Hymns

The Sermon: The History and Importance of Christian Worship And Hymns “O Come, Let Us Worship And Bow Down.” (Psalm 95:6) “Not Unto Us, Not Unto Us, But To Your Name Be The Glory, Because Of Your Mercy And Your Faithfulness.” (Psalm 115:1) “The One Who Prophesies Speaks To People For Their Edification, Encouragement And Comfort.”  (1 Corinthians 14:3) Listen to the sermon: Song by Choir – “When in Our Music God is Glorified” An Arrangement Of Hymn 796 (Director: Cathy Augustin; Accompanist: Stephanie Mueller) Hymn Worship Service Introduction By Our Hymnal Committee Chairman Stephen Kuehne. Order of Service ………………………. Divine Service – Setting 3,Pg 184ff Confession & Absolution…………………. Page 184-185 Right Column Introit ♫ Glory be to the Father (Page 186) ♫ Kyrie……………………………………………………………………… Page 186 ♫ Gloria in Excelsis…………………………………………………….. Page 187 (Pastor chants first line. Congregation joins for the remainder) Read More …