Main Street UMC, Kernersville, NC
A Special Christmas

Lessons & Carols

PRELUDE Sussex Carol Rawsthorne
INTROIT Once in Royal David’s City IRBY
*GREETING
*OPENING HYMN No. 224 Good Christian Friends, Rejoice IN DULCI JUBILO
THE BIDDING PRAYER
THE LORD’S PRAYER
BLESSING
ANTHEM Caroling, Caroling Burt
FIRST LESSON Isaiah 9: 2, 6-7 CAROL No. 246 Joy to the World ANTIOCH
SECOND LESSON Micah 5: 2-5a CAROL No. 230 O Little Town of Bethlehem ST. LOUIS
THIRD LESSON Luke 1: 26-35, 38 CAROL No. 219 What Child Is This, vs. 1-2 GREENSLEEVES
FOURTH LESSON Luke 2: 1-7 CAROL No. 217 Away in a Manger AWAY IN A MANGER
FIFTH LESSON Luke 2: 8-16 CAROL No. 238 Angels We Have Heard on High GLORIA
SIXTH LESSON John 1: 1-14 CAROL No. 240 Hark! The Herald Angels Sing MENDELSSOHN
OFFERING Away in a Manger Ore *OFFERTORY RESPONSE What Child Is This, vs. 3 and refrain GREENSLEEVES
COLLECT
*DISMISSAL WITH BLESSING *CONGREGATIONAL RESPONSE No. 234 O Come, All Ye Faithful, vs. 6 ADESTE FIDELES
POSTLUDE On This Day Sturdy