LOVE CAME DOWN
A CHRISTMAS CANTATA
Today we have the pleasure of listening to the Grace Choir, joined by the Sunday School and Youth, presenting a beautiful Christmas cantata called, “Love Came Down,” directed by Deni Skutshek, accompanied by Melodie Petersen on piano.
Welcome in Jesus’ Name!
For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life. John 3:16
10:25AM Greetings and Announcements
Lighting the Advent Joy Candle
Opening Hymn ~ Oh, Come All Ye Faithful #45 LBW vs. 1,3 & 4
Welcome & Opening Prayer ~ Pastor David Wunderlich
Christmas Cantata ~ Love Came Down
A Stan Pethel arrangement directed by Deni Skutshek, accompanied by Melodie Petersen with Grace Choir, Youth and Sunday School
LOVE CAME DOWN ~ Grace Choir Youth Voices
THE PROMISED COMING ~ Grace Choir Youth Voices
THE HOLY CHILD ~ Grace Choir with Sunday School Youth Voices
CHILD SO LOVELY ~ solo by Linda Wadsworth Youth Voices
THE ANGELS SANG Youth Voices
IN PRAISE TO THE KING Youth Voices
LOVE CAME DOWN (Reprise) ~ Grace Choir
Children’s Message ~ Pastor Ed Skutshek
Offering ~ Silent Night - piano duet Lindsay Kintzinger & Karen Emmond
Please sing with the words on the screen 2nd & 3rd verse
Offering Prayer page 35 WOV
Prayers & The Lord’s Prayer
Closing Hymn ~ What Child is This? #40 LBW
ALTAR FLOWERS are placed today in loving memory of Mary Timmerman. Yet not one is forgotten by God. Luke 12:6
10:30AM Service of Carols & Scriptures
CANDLELIGHT CHRISTMAS EVE SERVICES:
There will be two Christmas Eve Services at Grace:
5:00PM Contemporary Service with Praise Band and special music; and
7:00PM Traditional Service with Grace Choir and special music.
CHRISTMAS DAY SERVICE:
There will be a Christmas Day service at 10:30AM with Holy Communion.