THE GATHERING OF GOD’S PEOPLE
Welcome and Announcements
Deer” TFWS #2025
take this time during the prelude to quiet your hearts
peacefully anticipate the movement of the Holy Spirit.)
*Call to worship
One Voice: In
a day when so many men are absent, we cherish the love of
Thank God for fathers who comfort and encourage.
Thank God for fathers who build character and inspire us to
Thank God for fathers who teach morality and model decency.
Thank God for fathers who lovingly convince boys to become
Thank God for brave fathers who have the courage to resist
Lord, on this Father's Day, may we encourage
more men in our community to pick up the mantle of
*Hymn of Praise
Joyful, We Adore Thee”
Holy God, be among us
and refine us with the purifying fire of your love, that our
hearts might be remade to desire the light. Be among us as
we acknowledge that we love because you first loved us. For
your glory and the reign of your kingdom we pray. Amen.
WE TALK TO GOD THROUGH PRAYER
Praises, Joys and Concerns
“Spirit Song” UMH #347
Morning 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, forever and ever. Amen.
CELEBRATING OUR GIFTS
Offerings, Tithes and Gifts to the Lord
Doxology and Prayer of Thanksgiving
“Doxology” UMH #95
CELEBRATING THE WORD
Special Music and Testimonies
Matthew 9:35-10:23 page 885
Live So God Can Use Me”