Sunday Bulletins

July 9, 2017

Welcome

Prelude “The Lost Chord”     Sir Arthur Sullivan

Call to Worship Hebrews 12: 18- 24

*Opening Hymn #2 “How Great Thou Art”

*Invocation

Responsive Reading Psalm 45: 10 – 17

*Gloria Patri #513 (red)  

Children’s Lesson

*Hymn #123 “When We All Get to Heaven”

Offering and Offertory

“I Surrender All”     arr. Franklin Ritter

*Doxology # 515 (red) “Old Hundredth”

*Prayer of Dedication

Sharing of Prayer Requests and Praises

Congregational Prayer

The Lord’s Prayer (trespasses)

Sermon          “Movin’ On Up”    Hebrews 11: 8 – 22   

*Closing Hymn # 601 “Savior, Like a Shepherd Lead Us”

*Benediction Hebrews 13: 20 – 21

*Postlude “Ours the Journey” Julian B. Rush

Notes and Announcements

Welcome Pastor Doug! Pastor Doug Hoffman of the Kids ALIVE ministry in Burlington is serving as our minister today while Pastor David is away.  We’re glad to see you again, Pastor Doug!

Vacation Bible School: “Camp Out” VBS will be Wed. July 19th and Thurs. July 20th from 9 AM – noon, and Friday July 21st from 6 – 8 PM.  All kids ages 4 – 12 are welcome.  We are again working together with Abundant Life Community Church, and each day begins and ends at that location.

VBS Picnic: Everyone is invited to VBS on Friday evening.  At 6 PM we will have a short program at Abundant Life Community Church, followed by a picnic, games and ice cream at First Congregational Church.  We hope you will come join the fun!

Nursery care:  We have nursery care available for children 6 and under.  If parents wish, children may remain upstairs until after the children’s lesson, and then go downstairs to the nursery.

Sunday school: Sunday school is taking a break for the summer months and will return in the fall.

Church council: Our summer church council meeting is scheduled for Monday, July 31st at 8 PM.   Deacons and trustees will meet at 7 PM.  This will serve as the meeting for both July and August.

Worship Assistants

Today Next Sunday
Acolyte Cara Coursey Zoe Barber
Reader John Wurzbacher Rustan Swenson
Nursery Rita Swogger Margaret Korda

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July 2, 2017

Welcome

Prelude

Call to Worship Psalm 103: 1 – 5

*Opening Hymn #330 “It Is Good to Sing Thy Praises”

*Invocation

Responsive Reading Psalm 13

*Gloria Patri #513 (red)

Scripture Reading Matthew 10: 40 – 42

Children’s Lesson

Offering and Offertory

*Doxology # 515 (red) “Old Hundredth”

*Prayer of Dedication

Prayer Hymn # 443 “I Need Thee Every Hour”

Sharing of Prayer Requests and Praises

Congregational Prayer

The Lord’s Prayer (trespasses)

Sermon          “Do You Possess Eternal Life?  It’s a trick question”       Matthew 19:16 – 22

*Communion Hymn # 468 “Be Thou My Vision”

Apostles’ Creed # 137

The Lord’s Supper

*Hymn “Blest Be the Tie”

*Benediction

*Postlude

Notes and Announcements

Nursery care:  We have nursery care available for children 6 and under.  If parents wish, children may remain upstairs until after the children’s lesson, and then go downstairs to the nursery.

Sunday school: Sunday school is taking a break for the summer months and will return in the fall.

Vacation Bible School: “Camp Out” VBS will be July 19th – 21st. If you would like to help, or know kids who would like to come, please speak to Meggan Young.

Church council: Our summer church council meeting is scheduled for Monday, July 31st at 8 PM.   Deacons and trustees will meet at 7 PM.  This will serve as the meeting for both July and August.

Worship Assistants

Today Next Sunday
Acolyte Clara Young Cara Coursey
Reader Anne Stanhope John Wurzbacher
Nursery Rusty Young Rita Swogger

Pastor David’s phone number at the parsonage: 948-2570

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June 25, 2017

Welcome

Prelude    “Ceremonial March”              Edward Wetherill

Call to Worship Psalm 135: 1 – 3

*Opening Hymn # 318 “Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing”

*Invocation

Responsive Reading Psalm 86: 1 – 10

*Gloria Patri #513 (red)

Scripture Reading Matthew 10: 24 – 39

Children’s Lesson

Offering and Offertory

    “Children of the Heavenly Father”        arr. Robert Hughes

*Doxology # 515 (red) “Old Hundredth”

*Prayer of Dedication

Prayer Hymn #476 “More Love to Thee, O Christ”

Sharing of Prayer Requests and Praises

Congregational Prayer

The Lord’s Prayer (trespasses)

Sermon    “Stumbling Blocks or Stepping Stones?”      Matthew 18:1 – 7

*Closing Hymn # 458 “Take My Life, and Let It Be Consecrated”

*Benediction

*Postlude    “The Light of the World Is Jesus”        Philip Bliss

Notes and Announcements

Mission offering: Today’s mission offering will be used to help a local family in need.  This offering will be taken at the end of the service, as you leave the sanctuary.  Mission offerings are collected on the last Sunday of each month.

Nursery care:  We have nursery care available for children 6 and under.  If parents wish, children may remain upstairs until after the children’s lesson, and then go downstairs to the nursery.

Sunday school: Sunday school is taking a break for the summer months and will return in the fall.

Vacation Bible School: “Camp Out” VBS will be July 19th – 21st. If you would like to help, or know kids who would like to come, please speak to Meggan Young.

Church council: Our summer church council meeting is scheduled for Monday, July 31st at 8 PM.   Deacons and trustees will meet at 7 PM.  This will serve as the meeting for both July and August.

Worship Assistants

Today Next Sunday
Acolyte Sam Young Clara Young
Reader Louis Hall Anne Stanhope
Nursery Meggan Young

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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