Sermons from December 2012

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ECC Worship on Sunday 30 December


ORGAN PRELUDE WORDS of WELCOME CALL to WORSHIP (Verses from Psalm 148) Praise the Lord from heaven,you that live in the heights above. Praise him, all his angels, all his heavenly armies. Praise him, sun and moon; praise him, shining stars. Praise him, highest heavens, and the waters above the sky. Let them all praise […]

Christmas Eve : 24th December 2012


WORSHIP ORGAN PRELUDE “Alla marcia” Thomas Adams (1785-1858) PROCESSIONAL Hymn 315 (All stand as choir and clergy enter) Once in royal David’s city stood a lowly cattle shed, where a mother laid her baby in a manger for a bed: Mary was that mother mild, Jesus Christ her little child. He came down to earth […]

Advent 4: 23 October 2012


ORGAN PRELUDE WELCOME and CALL to WORSHIP (Verses from Psalm 80:1-7) Listen to us, O Shepherd of Israel; hear us, leader of your flock, seated on your throne above the winged creatures. Reveal yourself to the tribes of Ephraim, Benjamin, and Manasseh. Show us your strength; come and save us! Bring us back, O God! […]

Advent 3: Christmas Pageant 16 Dec. 2012


ORGAN PRELUDE WELCOME and CALL to WORSHIP (Verses from Isaiah 12:2-6) God is my saviour; I will trust in him and not be afraid. The Lord gives me power and strength; he is my saviour. As fresh water brings joy to the thirsty, so God’s people rejoice when he saves them. Give thanks to the […]

Advent 2- Prayers for Healing 09 Dec. 2012


ORGAN PRELUDE WELCOME and CALL to WORSHIP (based on Malachi 3:1-4) Come all of you: this is the place of renewal. We come with our stain of sins to be cleansed. We come with the burden of worry to be supported. We come with the guilt of your life to be washed through. We come […]

Advent 1 02 Dec. 2012


ORGAN PRELUDE WELCOME and CALL to WORSHIP (Verses from Psalm 25:1-10) To you, O LORD, I offer my prayer;in you, my God, I trust. Teach me your ways, O LORD, make them known to me. Teach me to live according to your truth, for you are my God, who saves me. I always trust in […]