*Those that are able are invited to stand
- Gathering into worship -
Welcome and Announcements
Introit “Sing With All the Saints in Glory” Choir
*Opening Chorus “Come! Come! Everybody Worship!” (verses 1-3) TFWS #2271
*Call to Worship
One: Day after day, an abundance of God's love,
All: Morning by morning, new signs of blessing:
One: A gentle rain, an awesome sunset,
All: A friend's embrace, a child's smile,
One: A new insight, a sense of peace,
All: A shared meal, a treasured moment.
One: All around us and deep within us are signs of God's presence.
All: How can we not sing of God's faithfulness?
*Hymn “Great is Thy Faithfulness” UMH #140
*Greeting One Another in Christian Love
- Meditation on God’s word -
Anthem “Come, Follow Me Forever” Choir
Scripture Luke 20:20-26
Message Our Two Worlds Dai Morgan
Hymn “As a Fire Is Meant for Burning” TFWS #2237
Silent Prayer/Pastoral Prayer/Lord’s Prayer
- Sharing our blessings –
Invitation to Give
Offering of Music
*Doxology “Bless Thou the Gifts” UMH #587
Bless thou the gifts our hands have brought;
bless thou the work our hearts have planned.
Ours is the faith, the will, the thought; the rest, O God, is in thy hand.
Prayer of Thanksgiving
Many believe we earned this money, but we know we did not. We give you
what is your own. We give you thanks, O God, that we are able to give what
is here. For the capacity to give, we thank you. Amen.
- Taking the Word to the World -
*Hymn “Walk with Me” TFWS #2242
*Hymn “Walk With Me” (Refrain) TFWS #2242
Walk with me, I will walk with you
and build the land that God has planned where love shines through.
905 Mifflin Ave
Pastor: Rev. Kelly Smith
February 17, 2019