THE GATHERING OF GOD’S PEOPLE
CHORUS # 2160 "Into My Heart" The Faith We Sing
PRELUDE (silently prepare for worship)
*CALL TO WORSHIP (Responsively)
L: Friends, hear the good news!
God comes to those who welcome even a child
in the name of Jesus.
P: We receive God when we receive Jesus
and the Children He loves.
L: Jesus said, "Anyone who will not receive the kingdom of
like a little child will never enter it"
P: And Jesus took the children in His arms,
put His hands on them and bless them.
*HYMN OF PRAISE # 369 “Blessed
*AFFIRMATION OF FAITH #
885 "A Modern Affirmation"
“Jesus Loves Me”
“Jesus Loves the Little Ones”
Jesus loves the little ones like me, me me (repeat)
Little ones like me, sat upon His knee.
Jesus loves the little ones like me, me, me.
"Jesus' Hands Were Kind Hands"
Share what God has been doing in your
GOD’S WORD AND OUR RESPONSE
Deuteronomy 8: 1- 12
Mark 9: 33 - 37 & Mark 10: 13 - 16
L: The Word of God for the people of God.
P: Thanks be to God !
SERMON “Let the Little Children
Come” Pastor Ray
OUR PRAYER AND MEDITATION WITH GOD
SHARING OUR PRAISES AND CONCERNS
MORNING PRAYER AND THE
*DOXOLOGY # 95
*PRAYER OF THANKSGIVING
*HYMN OF DEDICATION # 2158
The Faith We Sing
“Just a Closer Walk With Thee"
“From Glory to Glory He’s Changing Me”
From glory to glory He’s changing me, changing me,
changing me. His likeness and image to perfect in me – the
love of God shown to the world. For He’s changing, changing
me, from earthly things into heavenly. His likeness and
image to perfect in me – the love of God shown to the world.
Please pray for our church
and our city on Thursdays at 1:00PM.
Next Food Pantry date is
this Wednesday, Oct 16.
NO CONFIRMATION CLASSES this week. (next
session Oct 24)
Pastor Ray will be away for Continuing Education Oct. 15 –
In case of need for emergency pastoral care during that
time, please contact
secretary Jerri Blair at Simpson-Cascade Office 814-452-2870
and she will refer you to Harold who is covering for Pastor
Ladies Retreat at Olmsted
is October 18 - 20.
October Church Council
Meeting will be 10AM Sat Oct 26th