"So, faith comes from listening, but it’s listening by means of Christ’s message.” (Romans 10:17; CEB)
* Indicates that worshippers are to stand if able. Congregational responses are in bold print.
Worship Leader: Ed Boclair
Entrance & Praise
Prelude (Pearl Javier)
Introit: Come Ye Thankful People Come (Chancel Choir)
Welcome (Rev. Park)
Opening Hymn He Leadeth Me (UMH #128)
*Call to Worship
L: Come people of God; come and celebrate God’s gift of salvation.
P: We come without fear. We come trusting in God.
L: Come people of God; hear God’s promises and witness God’s mighty deeds.
P: In hearing the promises, in witnessing the mighty deeds of God, we are strengthened for all that lies ahead.
ALL: Come, let us worship and praise God by shouting aloud and singing for joy, for God truly is in our midst.
*Passing the Peace of Christ
Unity Hymn "O How He Loves You and Me" TFWS #2108
Children's Message (Bonni Pear)
Joys and Concerns (Rev. Park)
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.
*Scripture Reading: Romans 10:16-21
This is the Word of Life for all the people of God.
Thanks be to God
Anthem A Joyful Alleluia (Handbell Choir)
Tear-able Moment (S. Brandon)
Message: Facing Problems III: Praying About Problems? (Rev. Park)
Presentation of Ourselves and Gifts
Anthem Thanksgiving Medley (Chancel Choir)
*Doxology Praise God, for whom all... (UMH #94)
For the future glory of your church, we dedicate our gifts. Toward the reign of love in our midst, we consecrate ourselves. Work within us individually and among us as a community of faith, that we may experience resurrection and carry your good news into our world. Amen.
*Closing Hymn: Just a Closer Walk with Thee (TFWS #2158)
*Benediction (Rev. Park)
Postlude (Pearl Javier)