HENDERSON UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

WEEKLY BULLETIN

 

Seventeenth Sunday After Pentecost

In Kingdomtide

September 15, 2013

9:30 a.m.                        

Pastor Ray Speakman cell # 814-450-3150       Email
http://www.hendersonunitedmethodistchurch.com   prayerrequest@hendersonunitedmethodistchurch.com


THE  GATHERING  OF  GOD’S  PEOPLE

 

 GATHERING  CHORUS    “Jesus, We Are Here”   # 2273

                                                     The Faith We Sing

ANNOUNCEMENTS                         

 PRELUDE  (silently prepare for worship)

*CALL  TO  WORSHIP (Responsively) ~ based on Psalm 8

L: O Lord, our Lord, how majestic is Your name in all the earth.

P: When I look at the heavens, the work of Your fingers,

    the moon and the stars which You have established,

L: what are people, that you are mindful of us, and the family of

    humankind, that You care about us ?     

P: You have made us a little less than Yourself, and have

    crowned us with glory and honor.  O Lord, our Lord,

    how majestic is Your name in all the earth !

 

*HYMN  OF  PRAISE  # 432   “Jesu, Jesu”

*THE  PRAYER  OF  SAINT  FRANCIS (Unison)  # 481

 

PRAISE  TIME

 “Make Me a Servant”                     # 2176   The Faith We Sing

 “Make Me a Channel of Your Peace” # 2171  The Faith We Sing

TESTIMONY  TIME

Share what God has been doing in your life


GOD’S  WORD  AND  OUR  RESPONSE

 

  CHILDREN’S  CHAT

  OLD  TESTAMENT  LESSON       Exodus 17: 1 - 7

     L: The Word of God for the people of God.

     P: Thanks be to God !

                                    

   SERMON    “Is the Lord Among Us or Not ?”     Pastor Ray   

  WORSHIP  THROUGH  GIVING

  OFFERTORY

*DOXOLOGY  # 95

*PRAYER  OF  THANKSGIVING                                      

*PRAYERS  OF  THE  PEOPLE  (Sentence Prayers)

*HYMN  OF DEDICATION  # 664 “Sent Forth By God’s Blessing”

*BENEDICTION                         

*DISMISSAL “The Trees of the Field” # 2279    

                                                     The Faith We Sing

 

*PASSING  OF  THE  PEACE
  As you leave the sanctuary, please extend signs of Friendship and Peace.  Pass the blessings of Christ to each other.
 
       NOTE:  * indicates standing if you are able
 

 
ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Please support our SUNDAY  SCHOOL meeting immediately after worship.

Henderson Ad. Board Meeting at 10 AM on Saturday, Sept. 21.

A tour of EUMA (the 5 ministries of the Alliance) will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 24th starting at 9 AM at Glenwood UMC and ending with lunch after the tour.  Place your reservation by calling 814-456-8073.

Please pray for our church and our city on Thursdays at 1:00PM.

PPR will meet at 10 AM at Simpson/Cascade UMC on Saturday, Sept. 28th.

Don’t forget CROP WALK on Sept. 29 at 1:30 PM  You can still help sponsor Carl Williams.

CONFIRMATION  CLASSES will begin Thursday, October third at  7 PM at the parsonage (155 West 21st Street)

October 4th is FREE Movie Night at Simpson-Cascade

Pastor Ray will be away for Continuing Education Oct. 15 – 20

 
 
 
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