LORD -- Fill Our Lives with Your Blessings!

Jan 1, 2004
Pastor Paul D Nolting
Topic(s): New Year
Hymns: 124, 716, 50
Pre-Service Prayer:

Lord God, our good and gracious heavenly Father, as we enter a New Year, we come before Your presence to secure Your blessing. We recognize our dependence upon You for our spiritual and physical welfare, and we rejoice in Your mercy bestowed upon us so graciously through our Lord Jesus Christ. May we ever prove faithful to You, our loving Savior. Amen.

Pre-Service Devotion: 

Psalm 1

First Reading: 

Romans 1:1-7

Paul here introduces his epistle to the Romans, emphasizing the gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God. Though Jesus we receive God’s grace and are by faith His saints!

Second Reading: 

Luke 2:21

When Jesus was eight days old, He was circumcised and given His name, which means "Savior!"