Category : Weekly Services

MORNING SERVICE SUNDAY 23rd JULY 2017

Although Christopher admitted to running a little bit late this morning this is not the reason for the delay of about 3 minutes at the start of the recording.If you don’t want to listen to the friendly buzz before the service just fast forward these 3 minutes.

ORDER OF SERVICE
“I consider that the sufferings of this present time are not worth comparing with the glory about to be revealed to us.” (Romans 8: 18)
Call to Worship
HYMNS Jesus,all for Jesus (MP 1075)
My Jesus,my saviour (CH4 531)
Prayers of Approach,Confession and the Lord’s Prayer
Sharing Together
HYMN Hevenu shalom alechem (MP231)
READING Matthew 13 Vs.24-30,36-43
HYMN You’re the word of God the Father (MP 1141)
SERMON “The Parable of the Weeds”
OFFERING HYMN The Lord’s my shepherd (MP 1008)
Prayer of Dedication and Intercession
Intimations and Notices
HYMN Because He lives (MP 52)
Benediction and Threefold Amen
SUNG BLESSING You shall go out with joy (CH4 804)

MORNING SERVICE SUNDAY 16th JULY 2017


Another Sunday in Hillhouse which we hope you will share with us.This week’s Word of Life was freedom.

ORDER OF SERVICE
“For freedom Christ has set us free.Stand firm,therefore,and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery” (Galatians 5 Vs.1)
Call to Worship
HYMN Jesus calls us here to meet him (CH4 510)
Prayers of Approach,Confession and the Lord’s Prayer
Sharing Together
HYMN Jesus bids us shine (JP 128)
READING Galatians 4:Vs.21 to 5 Vs.1
HYMN Christ is the world’s Redeemer (CH4 450)
SERMON “Word of Life-freedom”
OFFERING HYMN At the name of Jesus (CH4 458)
Prayer of Dedication and Intercession
Intimations and Notices
HYMN Alleluia sing to Jesus (CH4 445)
Benediction and Threefold Amen
Sung Blessing Mayenziwe ‘ntando yakho (CH4 805)

MORNING SERVICE SUNDAY 9th JULY 2017

Wherever you are you are very welcome to join with us in our service this morning as Christopher continued with the theme of “Word of Life”.This morning’s word was IMPOLITE.

ORDER OF SERVICE
Call to Worship
HYMN From heaven you came (CH4 374)
Prayers of Approach,Confession and the Lord’s Prayer
Sharing Together
HYMN Were you there when they crucified my Lord? (CH4 403)
READINGS Genesis 22,Vs.1-19 & Matthew 26 Vs.26-29
PSALM 13 How long,O Lord,will you forget (CH4 7)
SERMON “Word of Life-Impolite”
OFFERING HYMN According to thy gracious word (CH4 668)
Prayer of Dedication and Intercession
Intimations and Notices
HYMN The voice of God goes out to all the world (CH4 283)
Benediction and Threefold Amen
SUNG BLESSING Mayenziweway ‘ntando yakho (CH4 805)

MORNING SERVICE SUNDAY 2nd JULY 2017

We hope you will enjoy listening to and sharing this morning’s service with us as Christopher continued with his series of sermons on “The Word of Life”,this morning’s word being-brothers, and which gave us an interesting insight into the relationship between the Jewish,Muslim and Christian faiths-(and the sound quality of this recording is also much better)

ORDER OF SERVICE
“The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb and the leopard shall lie down with the kid;and the calf and the lion and the fatling together,and a little child shall lead them” (Isaiah 11:6)

Call to Worship
HYMN We cannot measure how you heal (CH4 718)
Prayers of Approach,Confession and the Lord’s Prayer
Sharing Together
HYMN When I needed a neighbour,were you there? (CH4 544)
READING Genesis 21 Vs.1-21
HYMN Spirit of God,come dwell within me (CH4 722)
SERMON “The word of life-brothers”
OFFERING HYMN Christ’s is the world in which we move (CH4 724)
Prayer of Dedication and Intercession
Intimations and Notices
HYMN Brother,sister,let me serve you (CH4 694)
Benediction and Threefold Amen
Sung blessing Mayenziwe ‘ntando yakho (CH4 805)

MORNING SERVICE SUNDAY 25th JUNE 2017 ( SUNDAY SCHOOL PRIZE-GIVING

You are invited to share with us in our service this morning which included our Sunday School Prize-giving.We apologise for the quality of the sound which is not as good as we would like it to be, but we hope you will enjoy what was a joyful occasion here in Hillhouse

ORDER OF SERVICE

“The city streets will be filled with boys and girls playing” (Zachariah 8:5)

Prayers of Approach,Confession and the Lord’s Prayer
Sharing Together
Hymns Deep and wide (JP 35);My God is so big (JP169)
OT Readings Psalm 150 : Zechariah 8 Vs.1-5
Hymn Praise him on the trumpet (MP 558)
NT Reading Luke 18 Vs.15-18
Hymns Jesus’love is very wonderful (JP139)
If I were a butterfly (JP 94)
All age Address ” Word of Life-Play ”
Offering Hymn Jesus loves me (CH4 564)
Prayer of Dedication and Intercession
Sunday School Prize-giving
Intimations and Notices
Hymn Lord the light of your light is shining (CH4 448)
Benediction and Threefold Amen
Sung Blessing As we go now

MORNING SERVICE SUNDAY 18TH JUNE 2017

Our Fathers Day Service is unavailable at this time.

MORNING SERVICE SUNDAY 4th JUNE 2017 (COMMUNION SUNDAY)

COMMUNION SUNDAY
On this Sunday of Pentecost we celebrated the Sacrament of Holy Communion.
Apologies for the sound quality. We hope,however, that you will still enjoy sharing this service with us.

ORDER OF SERVICE
Call to Worship
Choir Introit
Hymn Glory be to God the Father (CH4 110)
Prayers of Approach, Confession and the Assurance of Forgiveness
Reading Acts2: Vs.1-21
Hymn Spirit of god,unseen as the wind (CH4 600)
Sermon
Apostle’s Creed
Offering Hymn O God of burning,cleansing flame (MP 1004)
Prayer of Dedication and invitation to the Lord’s Table
Sacrament of Holy Communion
Psalm 24 Ye gates,lift up your heads on high CH4 19)
The People of God share the Supper of the Lord
Hymn we sing a love that sets all people free (CH4 622)
Benediction and Threefold Amen
Sung Blessing As we go now

MORNING SERVICE SUNDAY 21st MAY 2017

We extend a warm invitation to share with us in this morning’s worship
ORDER OF SERVICE
Gathering Song As we are gathered (CH4 197)
Choir Introit
Hymn Let us build a house (CH4 198)
Prayers of Approach,Confession and the Lord’s Prayer
Sharing Together
Hymn Lord the light of your love is shining (CH4 448)
Reading Matthew 18 Vs.12-35
Sermon Pt.1 “Why has the kingdom not come?”
Hymn Jesus calls us here to meet him (CH4 510)
Sermon Pt 2 “Jesus present in communities of mercy”
Offering Hymn
Prayers of Dedication and Intercession
Intimations and Notices
Hymn Love divine,all loves excelling (CH4 519)
Benediction and Threefold Amen
Sung Blessing Let there be love (MP 411)

MORNING SERVICE SUNDAY 14th MAY 2017

This morning we were privileged once again during our service to share in the Sacrament of Baptism
ORDER OF SERVICE
Welcome and Gathering Song
Choir Introit
Hymns King of Kings and Lord of Lords (MP938)
Majesty (MP454)
Prayers of Approach,Confession and the Lord’s Prayer
Sacrament of Holy Baptism
Hymn He is Lord,He is Lord (CH4 443)
Readings Acts 1 Vs.1-11;Matthew 28 Vs.16-20
Hymn What a wonderful change (MP748)
Sermon “Where is Jesus now and what is He doing?”
Offering Hymn The King of love my shepherd is (CH4 462)
Prayers of Dedication and Intercession
Intimations and Notices
Hymn Alleluia,sing to Jesus (CH4 445)
Benediction and Threefold Amen
Sung Blessing As we go now

MORNING SERVICE SUNDAY 7th MAY 2017

This morning we were delighted to host the Annual Parade Service of The Boys Brigade Hamilton and District Battalion.
ORDER OF SERVICE
Paraphrase 2 O God of Bethel (CH4 268)
Welcome and Call to Worship
Choir Introit
Prayers of Appraoach,Confession and the Lord’s Prayer
Sharing Together
Hymn Seek ye first the Kingdom of God(CH4 641)
Readings 1 Corinthians 9 V. 24-27
Matthew 28 Vs.16-20
Hymn I cannot tell (MP 266)
Sermon
Offering Hymn I, the Lord of Sea and Sky (CH4 251)
Prayers of Dedication and Intercession
Presentation of Awards
Re- Dedication of Hamilton and District Battalion
Hymn Underneath the Banner
Benediction and threefold Amen
National Anthem