Preparing for Sunday: December 15th, 2019

Preparing for Sunday: December 15th, 2019

A Service of Nine Lessons and Carols

First Reading: Genesis 1:1-4; 26-27

  • Song: O Come, All Ye Faithful

Second Reading: Genesis 3:1-7; 14-19

  • Song: O Come, O Come, Emmanuel

Third Reading: Genesis 12:1-3

  • Special Music: Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming

Fourth Reading: 2 Samuel 7:8-9; 11-16

  • Song: O Little Town of Bethlehem

Fifth Reading: Isaiah 9:2-7

  • Special Music: Of the Father’s Love Begotten

Sixth Reading: Matthew 1:18-25

  • Song: Silent Night

Seventh Reading: Luke 2:8-20

  • Special Music: Christmas Day: Choral Fantasy on Old Carols

Eighth Reading: John 1:1-18

  • Song: Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

Ninth Reading: Revelation 5:1-6a; 22:1-6

  • Special Music: Is He Worthy?

Sermon Title: The Light Shines | John 1:4

  • Song: Joy to the World

Postlude: Hallelujah Chorus, from Messiah