WORSHIP St. Luke's Pastors The Rev. Jennifer Stiles Williams Lead Pastor NEW TO ST. LUKE’S Traditional Worship 8:00, 9:30, and 11:00 a.m. in the Sanctuary Prelude Gathering Choral Introit “Celtic Advent Carol” (8:00) Antony Larry, soloist “Celtic Advent Carol” (9:30/11:00) The Sanctuary Choir *Call to Worship *Hymn “What Child Is This”.....................................#219 *Opening Prayer *Passing of the Peace and Welcome Prayers of the People The Lord’s Prayer Offering and Offertory “When Love Was Born” (8:00) Antony Larry, soloist “The Redeemer Will Come” (9:30/11:00) The Sanctuary Choir Elementary-age children are dismissed for Worship Enrichment (11:00) Welcome to St. Luke’s! Make Sure to Fill Out a Connection Card! New to St. Luke’s? Please visit the Welcome Hall of Building C on Sunday mornings for coffee and donuts and stop by the Connection Point for a New Guest Information Booklet. New Guest Meet-n-Greet: Learn more about St. Luke’s and take a campus tour January 21! Meet after each worship service in the Building C Special Events Dining Room. Contact 407.876.4991 ext. 216 or email@example.com for additional information. Discover St. Luke’s: Want to learn the next steps in becoming a St. Luker? Join us January 7 from 12:15 to 3:00 p.m. in Building C Room 208 at “Discover St. Luke’s” to get started on your journey! Sign up at st.lukes.org/projectconnect. The Rev. Corey Jones Executive Pastor The Rev. Jad Denmark Minister of Care The St. Luke’s United Methodist Church family in faith welcomes you. Our Purpose: Building the Kingdom By Building Disciples Our Core Values: At our center is the love of Jesus Christ. We value Christ-centered acceptance, hospitality, community, discipleship, and service. WORSHIP Volunteers are needed for Christmas Preeve and Christmas Eve services. To sign up to serve visit st.lukes.org/advent. For more information about music, art, dance, and theater for all ages visit st.lukes.org/music, call 407.876.4991 ext. 253, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. CONNECT & CARE Get connected to others who share your interests, life stage, recreation/ fitness goals, or neighborhood by visiting st.lukes.org/connect, calling 407.876.4991 ext. 216, or emailing email@example.com. Find support groups at st.lukes.org/care or contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 407.876.4991 ext. 261. Worship Schedule for December 31 On Sunday, December 31 all worship services will be in the Sanctuary at 8:00, 9:30, and 11:00 a.m. Visit st.lukes.org/advent for additional details. Baptism Class, January 4 Visit st.lukes.org/baptism to learn more about infant and adult baptism classes. Email email@example.com or call 407.876.4991 ext. 262. Traditional Worship large print worship orders and assisted listening devices are available at the back of the Sanctuary. Please see an usher for assistance. *Doxology and Prayer of Dedication Scripture: John 1:6-11 Old Testament Reading: Isaiah 61:1-4; 8-11 Sermon Sacrament of Holy Communion Music During Communion “When Love Was Born” Antony Larry, soloist “O Little Town of Bethlehem” (verses 1, 2, and 4)....................................#230 “It Came upon the Midnight Clear” (verses 1, 2, and 3).....................................#218 “Hark! the Herald Angels Sing” (verses 1, 2, and 3)....................................#240 *Hymn “Angels from the Realms of Glory”........................................................#220 *Benediction *Please stand in praise to God if able. GROW For a list of upcoming book and Bible studies for youth and adults visit st.lukes.org/grow, email firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 407.876.4991 ext. 238. SERVE Visit st.lukes.org/serve, email email@example.com, or call 407.876.4991 ext. 285 for information about volunteering your time and talents in the community or around the world. For information about serving on the St. Luke’s campus call 407.876.4991 ext. 215 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. COMMIT Pick up your 2018 Stewardship Campaign Lookbook from the information racks. The book includes a promise card that can be returned in worship or mailed to the church office. You can also make your 2018 Stewardship promise online at st.lukes.org/stewardship.