Sunday, July 22, 2012 Eigth Sunday after Pentecost

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Eigth Sunday after Pentecost

God invites Us to worship

Welcome

Life and Work of the Church Family

Lighting the Christ Candle

Passing the Peace

Hymn:  MV# 1 “Let Us Build a House”

Call to Worship:

L.  We come to build one more part of God’s kingdom

P. We have come to be in community, so our will may be strengthened, and our resolve made more determined for the betterment of the greater good of all.

L.  Come, children of God and celebrate our Creator.

ALL.  Amen

Prayer of Approach:

Almighty and merciful God, from whom comes all that is good, we praise you for all your mercies, given us in Jesus, our Christ:  your goodness that has created us, your grace that has sustained us, your wisdom that has challenged us, your patience that has borne with us, and your love that has redeemed us.  Amen

Hymn: MV# 154 “Deep in our Hearts”

Children’s Time: design of the church

The Scripture Speaks to us

Scripture: 

     2 Samuel 7:1-14a

     Psalm 89VU pg. 804

     Ephesians 2:11-22

     Mark 6:30-34, 53-56

Choir Anthem: “Jesus You Have Come to the

                          Lakeshore”

                               Word & music by Cesares Gabarain

Sermon:  “We are one in Christ"

Hymn:  VU# 601 “The Church of Christ in Every Age”

God Invites Us to Respond

Offertory

Offering, Invitation,

Offertory Response:

        We give our thanks to God. X4

Offertory Prayer

Pastoral and Silent & Lord’s

Hymn: MV# 172 “God Says”

God Goes with Us in Our Daily Lives

Commissioning and Benediction:

Choral Benediction: 

Amen (3 x’s)

Grace United Church