*Call to Worship
—Adapted from Psalm 98.
Leader: Sing to the
Lord a new song, for he has done marvelous things.
People: We will sing
of his greatness!
Leader: Shout for joy
to the Lord, all the earth.
People: We will
proclaim the joy of the Lord!
Leader: Make music to
the Lord, for he is our King!
People: We will
worship with instrument and song.
Leader: The King is
coming! Let us clap and dance and sing.
People: We praise
you, Lord, with all our hearts! The King is worthy of
*Hymn of Praise
“How Great Thou Art”
God, we want our
worship today to reflect the overwhelming love we have for
you. We desire that our songs would be a beautiful offering,
pointing only towards you. We ask that each moment of this
time together would bring you great praise and glory, for
you alone are worthy. Guide us as we worship that all we
sing and speak and pray would honor your great name. Amen.
remembering our veterans
Joan Miller and Carl
of love, peace and justice, it is your will for the world
that we may live together in peace. You have promised
through the prophet Isaiah that one day the swords will be
beaten into ploughshares. Yet we live in a broken world, and
there are times that war seems inevitable. Let us recognize
with humility and sadness the tragic loss of life that comes
in war. Even so, as we gather here free from persecution, we
may give thanks for those that have served with courage and
Those that are in our presence that are either in active
duty or reserve duty, and the fathers, mothers, siblings,
spouses and grandparents of those that are currently
God, we praise you for those that are willing to
serve. Let all Soldiers, Marines, Sailors, Airmen and Coast
Guardsmen serve with honor, pride, and compassion. Do not
let their hearts be hardened by the actions they must take.
Strengthen their families. Keep them surrounded in your love
Those that are in our presence that have served in the
military in the past.
God, we praise you for those that have served in the
military. We thank you for those that put the welfare of
others ahead of their own safety. Let us all be inspired by
their self-sacrifice in service to those who needed
Those that are in our presence who have lost a loved one in
God, we praise you for those that have made the
ultimate sacrifice. We ask that you comfort those that still
feel the pain of their loss. Keep us mindful that you have
promised to comfort those that mourn.
Those who have gathered in your name in safety because of
the sacrifices of others.
God, we praise you for granting us these freedoms.
Let us honor those who have served by working for peace. Let
us never forget those that have served, and let us never let
go of your promise of peace.
WE TALK TO GOD
Praises, Joys and Concerns
Pastoral Prayer and Lord’s Prayer
Our Father, who art in heaven,
hallowed be thy name.
Thy kingdom come, thy will be done on earth,
as it is in heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread.
And forgive us our trespasses,
as we forgive those who trespass against us.
And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.
For thine is the kingdom,
the power, and the glory, for ever and ever. Amen.
CELEBRATING OUR GIFTS
Offering of Tithes and Gifts to the Lord
Doxology and Prayer of Thanksgiving
Thanks” TFWS #2036
CELEBRATING THE WORD
Special Music and Testimonies
Old Testament Lesson
the World's on Fire”
“Lift Every Voice and Sing”
*Dismissal With Blessing
Sunday, November 13 9:30 a.m. Worship 10:45 a.m.
Tuesday, November 15 12:30 and 7:00 p.m. Advent Bible
5:30–7:30 p.m. Girl Scouts at San Juan
Wednesday, November 16 pick up and sort food at
12:30 – 2 p.m. Food Pantry
Friday, November 18 10 a.m. Two in One with Carl
Saturday, November 19 10 a.m. Finance meeting 11 a.m.
AD Council meeting
Sunday, November 20 11:00 a.m. Combined Worship
at San Juan
Thanksgiving Dinner to follow