*Those that are able are invited to stand
- Gathering into worship -
Welcome and Announcements
Introit “Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven” Choir
*Call to Worship
Leader: It is an awesome thing to stand in the presence of God, to call God’s holy name.
People: As far as the heavens are above the earth, God’s ways are above our ways.
Leader: But we come with confidence, because in Christ we are called to be God’s people.
People: Come, let us worship and bow down, let us kneel before God our Maker!
*Hymn “Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah” UMH #127
*Opening Prayer “Lent” UMH #268
- Meditation on God’s word -
Scripture Luke 4:1-13
Message “Give It Up For Jesus” Deborah Webb
Hymn “Take Time to Be Holy” UMH #395
Silent Prayer/Pastoral Prayer/Lord’s Prayer
- Sharing our blessings –
Offering our Gifts and Tithes
*Doxology “Praise God, from Whom All Blessings Flow” UMH #95
*Prayer of Thanksgiving
God of grace and glory, you have given much to us. We, your children,
present these gifts to you in praise and thanksgiving for all you have done
for us. May these gifts be used to build your kingdom here on earth. Amen
- Taking the Word to the World -
*Hymn “Jesus, Keep Me Near the Cross” UMH #301
*Hymn “Shalom to You” UMH #666
905 Mifflin Ave
Pastor: Rev. Kelly Smith
March 10, 2019