Greeting & Call to Worship

Welcome & Intimations

CH4 284,1-2 “Hope is a candle” with lighting of second candle

CH4 543,1 “Longing for light, we wait in darkness”

Children‘s address

Prayer of Adoration & Confession

Collect of the day & Lord’s Prayer

CH4 279 “Make way, make way, for Christ the King”

Old Testament: Isaiah 40:1-5

Gospel: Mark 1:1-8


Hymn “I wonder as I wander, out under the sky”

Offering & Prayer of Thanksgiving and Dedication

Prayer of Intercession

CH4 334 “On Jordan’s bank the Baptist’s cry”

Dismissal & Blessing

CH4 786 “May the God of peace go with us”