Why is a church service called a “service”?

I used to be ambivalent about the church “service”, preferring a less “religious” word, such as “meeting” or “gathering”. But now I think “service” is spot on. However, the meaning of “service” can be completely misunderstood. “Service” is related to the word “serve” (I had to look that up). Christians…

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