Advent IV

The Gathering of the Community

Anthem: Born to Set Us Free
Lighting of the Advent Candle
Hymn 113: Come, O Lord, and Set Us Free (v.4)
The Collect

The Sunday School Pageant
O Little Town of Bethlehem
Away in a Manger
While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks
Angels We Have Heard On High
We Three Kings
Silent Night
Joy to the World!

Prayers of the People
Confession and Absolution Page 191
The Peace
Happy Birthday

The Celebration of the Eucharist
Hymn (Offertory) 128:The Virgin Mary had a Baby Boy
Prayer over the Gifts
Eucharistic Prayer
The Lord’s Prayer Page 211
The Breaking of the Bread
The Invitation
Anthem 94: Wait for the Lord, Whose Day Is Near

269: Heavenly Message
125: Infant Holy, Infant Lowly

The Scattering (Mark 4:20)
Prayer after Communion
The doxology Page 214
Hymn 123: Once in Royal David's City