Pastor: Siebert Van Houten
Advent is a time of waiting.
We wait in anticipation of Christmas, the celebration of Christ’s birth.
We wait in expectation and hope for the day when Christ comes again.
God’s Greeting and Call to Worship
Song: Here is Love
Candle Lighting: Joy (Teresa, Reuben, Kaleb)
Song: Silent Night, Holy Night
Prayers of the People (Bert)
Scripture Reading: Joel 3: 17-21
Message: Waiting to be Satisfied
Song: Midnight Clear/Love Song
Testimony of Faith: Our World Belongs to God #23
Remembering the promise to reconcile the world to himself,
God joined our humanity in Jesus Christ – the eternal Word made flesh.
He is the long-awaited Messiah, one with us and one with God, fully human and fully divine,
conceived by the Holy Spirit and born of the virgin Mary.
Song: I Love to Tell the Story
Postlude: Advent Hymn (Christy Nockels)