St James and St John United Church
February 20 2022

KIMBERLEY’S KORNER

GREETINGS & WELCOME

INTRO TO WORSHIP

GREETINGS & WELCOME

CALL TO WORSHIP
We gather today to worship the One who created us,
The One who calls us,
The One who equips us,
The One who loves us without end.
With joyful hearts, let us worship God. Amen.

OPENING HYMN
“Come in, Come in and Sit Down”

OPENING PRAYER
Glorious Father of our Lord Jesus Christ,
please give us spiritual wisdom and insight
and flood our hearts with light.
Help us to understand the incredible greatness
of Your Holy Spirit’s power for us who believe You,
the same power that raised Jesus from the dead.
Help us to comprehend that this power is living and breathing in us and help us activate this power for Your Kingdom. Amen.

SCRIPTURE
1 Corinthians 3:16-17, 6:19
Matthew 27:50-54

MESSAGE
Awareness of the Holy Spirit’s Presence

PASTORAL PRAYER

THE LORD’S PRAYER

SPECIAL MUSIC
“Our Father”

DEDICATION
Father God, You are the maker of heaven and earth.
Accept the tithes and offerings we present to You today.
May these bring pleasure in Your presence.
May our sincere desire to be faithful
stewards bring joy to Your heart.
Please help us to be diligent savers and wise spenders.
We ask that You will give us the wisdom to apply our hearts unto understanding, especially in the area of our finances. Enable us to apply biblical principles of stewardship
so we can continue blessing others
and supporting Your ministries.
Our faithful God, bless this time of giving. Amen.

CLOSING HYMN
“One More Step Along the Way I Go”

BENEDICTION

POSTLUDE

Positive Thought for the Week

“The happiest of people don’t necessarily have everything,
they just make the best of everything they have!”

WORSHIP PARTICIPANTS
Music Ministry: United Harmony, Kimberley, & Megan
Greeter: Nancy Donald
Counter: Ellie Hubbard
Sound Tec: David Watling

 

Our Church News

ANNUAL CONGREGATIONAL MEETING – The Annual Congregational Meeting will be held next Sunday, February 27th, at the church, immediately following the worship service. If you have not received your book of reports you may find them on the table in the foyer at the church.

VALENTINES SINGING TELEGRAM FUNDRAISER – The Valentine Singing Telegrams were a success! It was fun singing to people in the community. Many thanks to those who purchased telegrams; a total of $480 was raised.

CHILI TAKE-OUT SUPPER – We are having a Chili Take-out Supper on Saturday, March 26th, from 4-5 PM. The menu consists of Chili, a roll and dessert. Tickets will be pre-sold only and available at the Church Office, Dickison’s Pharmasave and Brookdale Flower Shop.

LENTEN BIBLE STUDY – Rev. Alice is having an online Lenten Bible study on Zoom, beginning on Tuesday, March 8th, at 7 PM. These studies are very meaningful and help us grow in mature in faith and grow spiritually. All are welcome to join 😊