Chapel - January 7, 2019 - 10:00am

Preacher 
Chaplain Don Moldstad
Other service participants 
Student organist: Nathan Madson

Order of Service

* Prelude

* Hymn, 160, vv. 1, 2, 4 & 8, O God, Our Help

* Reading: Matthew 1:24-25

* Devotion

Hymn, 155, vv. 1 – 3 & 5,  How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds

* Prayer, responsively

P: O merciful and eternal God, You caused Your Son to endure circumcision and to be made subject to the Law that we might be redeemed from the curse of the Law:

C: Grant us grace to become partakers of this redemption and finally obtain eternal salvation.

P: We give You thanks for all Your benefits, temporal and spiritual, bestowed upon us in the year past.

C: Grant us a favorable and joyful year, defend us from all dangers and adversities, and send us the fullness of Your blessing;

P: Through the one You have named “Jesus,” Your beloved Son, who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one true God, now and forever.    All: Amen.

 * Hymn, 134, Let Us All with Gladsome Voice

* Blessing

* Postlude

Scripture

Matthew 1:24-25 Then Joseph, being aroused from sleep, did as the angel of the Lord commanded him and took to him his wife, and did not know her till she had brought forth her firstborn Son. And he called His name JESUS.