Sunday October 21, 2012

Sunday  October 21, 2012

God Invites Us to Worship

Welcome

Life and Work of the Church Family

Pass The Peace

Lighting of the Christ Candle

Call to Worship:

Introit:  “I Was Glad When They Said”

Hymn:  VU# 409  “Morning Has Broken”

Prayer of Approach:  (Unison)

As on a first day you began the work of Creating us:

As on a first day you raised your son from the dead;

So on this first day, O Lord, freshen and remake us;

And as the week is new, let our lives begin again

Because of Jesus who shows us your loving power.

Amen.

Hymn:  VU#266 “Amazing Grace”

Children’s Time

The Scriptures Speak to Us

Hebrew Scripture:         Job 38:1-7, 34-41

Psalm 104:1-9, 24, 35a  (VU p. 826 1 & 2 ) 

Gospel:  Mark 10: 35-45

Gospel Response: “Your Will be Done”

Hymn:  VU #183  “We Meet You, O Christ”

Sermon:     ”School For Discipleship, Next Lesson:     

                    Blindness!”

God Invites Us to Respond

Offering:

Choir:  “Treasure Each Moment”

                  “Words and music – Joseph M. Martin”

Offering Hymn: 

         Praise God from whom all blessings flow;

         praise God, all creatures high and low;

         give thanks to God in love made known;

         Creator, Word and Spirit, One.

Offertory Prayer

Prayers of the People

Lord’s Prayer  

Hymn:  VU#595  “We are Pilgrims On A Journey”

Commissioning and Benediction:

Choral Benediction

Amen (x’s 3)

 

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