Hymn #295 "Peace Like a River"

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Worship Suggestion:
The sound file is looped.
1. As the song plays the first time, (During Verse 1) make remarks about finding spiritual peace in a troubled world. Emphasize that this is the peace that will sustain us in good times and in bad times.
2. As Verses 2 - 3 are playing, read

Philippians 4: 4-9. Let the song end.
3. When the song restarts, sing Verses 1 - 3 together.
4. Prayer and Meditation.
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Hymn #19 "O God Our Help in Ages Past"

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Worship Suggestion
The sound file is looped.

1. As the song plays the first time (During Verse 1), make remarks about the faithfulness of the Lord. He is compassionate and a refuge for us in all things. He is the same yesterday, today and tomorrow.
2. As the song continues (During Verses 2 - 3), read Psalms 46: 1 - 5, 11. Let the song end. 
3. When the song restarts, sing Verses 1 - 3 together.
4. Prayer and Meditation.

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Hymn #52 "While Shepherds Watch Their Flocks"

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Worship Suggestion:
1. The sound file is looped.
2. Before the song begins, make remarks about the blessing the shepherds received in becoming active participants in the nativity. Emphasize how the shepherds left the manger praising God and testifying to people along the way.
3. As the song plays the first time, Read Luke 2:8 - 15. Verses 1 - 3 will play throughout the reading.

Let the song end.
4. As song plays the second time, sing Verses 1 - 3 together.
5. Prayer and Meditation.

Hymn #330 "The Beautiful Garden of Prayer"

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Worship Suggestion:
The sound file is looped.
1. As the song plays the first time, (During Verse 1)
make remarks about having a close relationship with God. Emphasize that prayer is our connection with our Lord and savior. Whether in our prayer closet or in our daily work and activities, stay connected with God. The "Garden of Prayer" can be wherever you are.
2. As the song continues, (During Verses 2-3 read Matthew 6:6-13 (slowly). Let the song end.
3. When the song restarts,  Sing Verses 1-3 together. 
4. Prayer and Meditation.

Hymn #45 "Now Thank We All Our God"

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Worship Suggestion:
The sound file is looped.
For this day of worship... 
choose two readers for the scriptures listed below.
1. As the song plays the first time, (During Verse 1)
read Psalm 92:1 - 5
2.As the song continues, (During Verse 3) read Psalm 136: 1 - 9. Use the Call/ Response form
for this reading... with the congregation repeating
"for His mercy endureth forever."  
Let the song end. 
3.When the song restarts, sing (Verses 1 and 3) together.
4. Prayer and Meditation.

Hymn #150 "Softly and Tenderly"

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Worship Suggestion:
1. The sound file is looped.
2. As the song plays the first time (During Verse 1),
introduce readings about Christ's call for us to be His followers. Emphasize that our burdens are indeed light as Jesus bears our burdens with us.
3. As the song continues, (During Verses 2 and 3) 
Read Matthew 11:1-6, and Matthew 11: 25-30.  
Let the song end.
4. When the song restarts, sing Verses 1-3 together
5. Prayer and Meditation.

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