Greeting & Call to Worship

Offering & Prayer of Thanksgiving and Dedication

Welcome & Intimations

CH4 284,1-3 “Hope is a candle” with lighting of third candle

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

Psalm 146:5-10

Prayer of Adoration and Confession & Collect of the day

Lord’s Prayer

CH4 241 “Isaiah the prophet has written of old”

Old Testament: Isaiah 35:1-10

Gospel: Matthew 11:2-11

CH4 276 “Wait for the Lord, his day is near” (3x Ostinato)

Sermon

CH4 291 “When out of poverty is born”

Prayer of Intercession

CH4 277 “Hark the glad sound! the Saviour comes”

Dismissal & Blessing