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The German Lutheran tradition has a rich heritage of Christmas hymns. “Break Forth, O Beauteous Heavenly Light” comes from Lutheran pastor, Johann Rist in 1641. He originally wrote a 12-stanza poem on the incarnation that was later paraphrased and adapted …

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Download a PDF Handout All are welcome. This sentence adorns the signs and websites of countless churches throughout America. We invite our friends and neighbors as well as those living in our communities to join us for worship. Our hospitality …

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Revelation God Calls Us to Worship Him Scripture Reading: Psalm 23 Adoration We Exalt Our Glorious God Hymn: My Shepherd Will Supply My Need (PDF) Accompaniment mp3 Prayer of Praise Easter Doxology: Praise God from whom all blessings flow! Praise …

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Download PDF Handout What is a worship leader supposed to look like? Here are just three of many possible answers from 1 Peter 5:1-6. 1. Worship leaders should look like shepherds. Peter was clear in his charge: “Shepherd God’s flock …

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“Behold, the Great Creator,” written by Thomas Pestel in 1539, juxtaposes the mystery of the Creator of all who made himself “a house of clay.” The tune, THIS ENDRIS NYGHT, is a beautiful English carol from the 15th century. Behold, the …

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