This Week's Worship Bulletin

"People most definitely don't know when their time will come." (Eccl. 9: 12a; CEB)

* Indicates that worshippers are to stand if able. Congregational responses are in bold print.

Worship Leader:  Pearl Javier

Entrance & Praise

Prelude (Justin Brown)

Introit:  "Sing of the Lord's Goodness" (Chancel Choir)

Welcome (Rev. Park)

Announcements

*Opening Hymn: O For a Thousand Tongues, (UMH #57)

*Call to Worship

L: Wait for the Lord; be strong!

P: The promises of God will never be broken.

L: With God as our light, what is there to fear?

P: The promises of God will never be broken.

L: Blessed is the one who comes in the name of the Lord!

P: The promises of God will never be broken.

*Passing the Peace of Christ

*Unity Hymn "O How He Loves You and Me" (TFWS #2108)

Chidren's Message (Bonni Pear)

Joys and Concerns (Rev. Park)

Pastoral Prayer

The Lord's Prayer

Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name. Thy Kingdom come, Thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our sins, as we forgive those who sin against us. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil. For Thine is the kingdom and the power and the glory forever. Amen.

Proclamation

*Scripture Reading: Ecclesiastes 9:11-12

This is the Word of Life for all the people of God.

Thanks be to God

Anthem: Crown Him with Many Crowns (Handbell Choir)

Tear-able Moment (G. Boclair)

Message:  Grieving to Resurrection II: Getting Through Shock (Rev. Park)

Response

Presentation of Ourselves & Gifts

Anthem: O the Deep, Deep Love of Jesus (Chancel Choir)

*Dedication Prayer:

Faithful God, you have kept your promises to us. Our lives give witness to your abundant blessings. May we faithfully keep our promise to you. Strengthen our commitment to live as true disciples of Jesus Christ. Take these gifts as signs of our promises to give ourselves completely into your care. Amen

Sending Forth

*Closing Hymn: Breathe on me, Breath of God (UMH #420)

*Benediction (Rev. Park)

Postlude (Justin Brown)

 

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