11am worship, 2nd Sunday of Advent, December 10, 2023

Dec 10, 2023    Rev. W. Donald Warren

11 am Worship Service, December 10, 2023

Scripture Reading: Mark 1:1-8

Sermon:  “Dressed for Advent”   Pastor Donald Warren

 Prelude        Once in Royal David’s City - David Cherwien

                      O Lord, How Shall I Meet You -  Paul Manz

 Introit      Of the Father’s Love Begotten -  UMH 184 (2)      

                          16th Century Plainsong/arr. John Erikson

Lighting of the Advent Candle & Song: Light One Candle for Messiah - Yiddish Folk Song/arr. Wold

Processional Hymn:   O Come, O Come, Emmanuel -  UMH 211

 Instrumental Anthem:   In Dulci Jubilo -  arr. C. Stephenson

     Cheryl Stephenson, oboe and Michael Stephenson, soprano saxophone

Anthem: Before the Marvel of This Night -  Carl Schalk

Hymn:  Let There be Peace on Earth -  UMH 431

Choral Prayer:  An Advent Prayer -Allen Pote

Doxology    In the Bleak Midwinter (vs.4)              UMH 221

Hymn:   O Little Town of Bethlehem   -  UMH 230

Choral Benediction Lift Up Your Heads, Ye Mighty Gates UMH 213-4

Postlude: From Heaven  Above to Earth I Come     -   Wilbur Held

Jarvis Memorial United Methodist Church, Greenville, NC


Rev. W. Donald Warren, Rev. Rhonda Grant Jordan and Rev. Kuda Kwashe Kagura

Cheryl Stephenson, Director of Music Ministries & Bill Wood, Organist

Note: All music is used with church owned music and hymnals and under Jarvis CCLI License # 1408863.