Welcome to Bethel this Third Sunday of Advent as we prepare to celebrate our Savior’s birth at Christmas.

10:30 a.m. Worship service

We gather for worship

Gathering songs: Praise team

*Call to Worship: Psalm 56:3,4

*Silent prayer followed by PH 344:2 Silent Night! Holy Night!

*God greets us & we greet each other

*Opening song: PH 335 Hark, the Glad Sound! The Savior Comes

Confession & assurance


Song of Thanksgiving: PH 591 Savior, Like Shepherd Lead Us

Children’s message: Terry Vandenborn
Preschool children and Grades 1 & 2 are dismissed

God speaks to us

Scripture: Isaiah 40:9-11, Luke 12:29-40 Message: We Worry

God’s people respond

*Song of response: PH 355 Good Christian Friends, Rejoice
Treasure Seekers (Grades 3-6) are dismissed

Congregational Prayer

Offerings: General Fund & Diaconal Ministries Canada

Lighting of the 3rd Advent candle

Advent Litany

Song: PH 346:1,3,4 Once in Royal David’s City

We leave to serve the Lord

*God’s blessing

Closing song: PH 340, Oh Come, All Ye Faithful

Christmas program practice: 

All those involved in today’s program are asked to meet in the sanctuary right after this morning’s worship service for a rehearsal.

4:00 p.m. Christmas program

Join us for a special Christmas program involving all ages and featuring “Bed, Bethlehem & Beyond – When Heaven Touched the Earth.”

Potluck supper

The Fellowship Ministry Leadership Team 

Will be hosting a Potluck supper after the Christmas program today. If you would like to participate, please bring along a pan of soup and/or buns to share. You may also bring dessert. Thank you.