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June 16, 2019, A Series on the Psalms – Part 1

We hope you will join us for worship each week. Here is some information that you might like to have about this week’s worship service.

 Scripture: Psalm 113 (p. 552, Pew Bible)

Focus Scripture – “Blessed be the name of the Lord from this time on and forevermore. From the rising of the sun to its setting the name of the Lord is to be praised. (Psalm 113:2-3)

Message: “Praise the Lord with Joy”

Theme: Psalms express the wide range of experiences, thoughts, and emotions of human existence. Praise for God shouts with unabashed joy: “Blessed be the name of the Lord!”

 

Hymns We Will Sing:

HYMN #667   “When Morning Gilds the Skies”       (LAUDES DOMINI)

HYMN #697          “Take My Life”          (HENDON)

HYMN #300          “We Are One in the Spirit”     (THEY’LL KNOW WE ARE CHRISTIANS)

Prayer of the Day: Dearest Lord, You are the reason for our joy and celebration. Help us to share our blessings and stay mindful of them in times when we don’t feel like being joyful. For you have given us an everlasting fulfillment in the gift of your son, Jesus Christ. Amen.

 

April 7, 2019

 5th Week of Lent

We hope you will join us for worship each week. Here is some information that you might like to have about this week’s worship service.

 

 

 

 

Scripture: Matthew 25:31-46 (p. 906, Pew Bible)

Focus Scripture – “And the king will answer them, ‘Truly I tell you, just as you did it to one of the least of these who are members of my family, you did it to me.’” (Matthew 25:40)

Message: Last Judgment

Theme: Jesus valued action over idleness, and altruism over selfishness.

Hymns We Will Sing:

  • HYMN #357 “The Days Are Surely Coming” (LLANGLOFFAN)
  •  HYMN #762   “When the Poor Ones”    (EL CAMINO)
  •  HYMN #523 “You Satisfy the Hungry Heart” (BICENTENNIAL)

Prayer of the Day: O Lord, you long for your people to care for one another with the same compassion you show to them. Move our hearts in love wherever we encounter need and make us more like you with each day. We pray this in the name of Jesus. Amen.

 

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March 31, 2019

4th Week of Lent

We hope you will join us for worship each week. Here is some information that you might like to have about this week’s worship service.

 

 

 

 

Scripture: Matthew 25:1-13 (p. 905-6, Pew Bible)

Focus Scripture – “Keep awake, therefore, for you know neither the day nor the hour.” (Matthew 25:13)

Message: Bridesmaids

Theme: Jesus condemned complacency and praised action.

Hymns We Will Sing:

  • HYMN #716 “God, Whose Giving Knows No Ending” (BEACH SPRING)
  • HYMN #203 “Jesu, Jesu, Fill Us with Your Love” (CHEREPONI)
  • HYMN #394 “Christ Is Made the Sure Foundation” (WESTMINSTER ABBEY) 

Prayer of the Day: O Lord, you bid us stay alert and active in the work of your kingdom. Keep us focused on things which matter, awaiting your return with eagerness and longing. Through Jesus Christ, we pray. Amen.