Worship Example

A Typical Worship Service 

  1. “This is the day that the Lord has made; Let us rejoice and be glad in it.”
  2. Prayer of thanksgiving
  3. Special music
  4. Welcome and registration
  5. Scripture reading
  6. Presentation of prayer requests (Special prayer requests are prayed for during the part of the service. The worshipers fill out prayer request cards, which are collected and presented to the pastor at this time.)
  7. The morning prayer, concluded with the Lord’s Prayer
  8. Special music
  9. The pastor’s message
  10. Concluding prayer
  11. Special music
  12. Benediction

In this order of worship, a lay leader handles elements 1, 2, 4, and 12. Special music normally performs at three different times. The pastor leads in elements 5, 7, 9, and 10.