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The Set List

Posted by Jonathan Malm on October 01, 2012.

Author: Jonathan Malm

Here’s a glimpse at the set list from the Christmas carols portion of the 2011 Willow Creek Christmas services.

Movement 1

3:06 – My Deliverer – Chorus Only
4:16 – Hark the Herald Angels Sing – Driving, Arcade Fire Type Indie Version
3:56 – Angels We Have Heard on High/Go Tell it On the Mountain – Cellos Over Loop – Loop Triggered from Sound Booth

Movement 2

5:00 – How Great Our Joy – Minor and Really Beautiful
3:40 – Joy to the World – Jackson 5 Style “I Want You Back” – Children’s Choir

Movement 3

3:40 – My Deliverer
1:30 – O Come All Ye Faithful
1:00 – Gloria

After Message

5:00 – Silent Night

Readings

Movement 1 (During My Deliverer)

My deliverer is coming
My deliverer is standing by

An angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Do not be afraid to take Mary home as your wife, because what is conceived in her is from the Holy Spirit. She will give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus, because he will save his people from their sins.”

My deliverer is coming
My deliverer is standing by

All this took place to fulfill what the Lord had said through the prophet. For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

My deliverer is coming
My deliverer is standing by

When Joseph woke up, he did what the angel of the Lord had commanded him and took Mary home as his wife. But he did not consummate their marriage until she gave birth to a son. And he gave him the name Jesus.

Movement 2 (During How Great Our Joy)

And there were shepherds living out in the fields nearby, keeping watch over their flocks at night.  An angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified.  But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people.  Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is the Messiah, the Lord.”  

While by the sheep we watched at night…

Groove begins. Worship leader invites people to echo.

There shall be born, so He did say…

There shall the Child lie in a stall…

Suddenly a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and saying, “Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.” When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, “Let’s go to Bethlehem and see this thing that has happened.”

Worship Leader:  “And finally, sing these words together…”

This gift of God we’ll cherish well…

About the Author

Jonathan Malm | F T w
Jonathan is a creative entrepreneur and writer. He is the author of "Created for More," a 30-day devotional to help you develop a more creative mind. You’ll find him in San Antonio, Texas, roasting his own coffee beans and enjoying life with his Argentine wife, Carolina. You can follow him on Twitter @jonathanmalm.

1 Comment

  1. I was wondering if you had a recorded version of the song ” Hark the Herald Angels Sing – Driving, Arcade Fire Type Indie Version ” ?


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