OCTOBER 15, 2017
Preacher: Reverend Alice Szemők
Music Ministry: Nancy Russell and Joann Lynch
Greeters: Willard and Ellen MacKay
Counters: Penne Buckley and Grace LeFloch
Technical support: Earle Howe, Edward Gilks, David Watling
(* Indicates when to stand, if you are able.)
CALL TO WORSHIP
This is the day that the Lord has made!
Let us rejoice and be glad in it!
This is a day of new beginnings!
This is a time for growing into new disciples for Jesus.
Come, let us prepare ourselves for worship
Let us be prepared for service to God. Amen.
* HYMN #376 “Spirit of the Living God”
* HYMN # 374 “Come and Find the Quiet Centre”
PRAYER FOR ILLUMINATION
Eternal God, your Spirit inspired those who wrote the Bible and enlightens us to hear your Word fresh each day. Help us to rely always on your promises in Scripture. Amen
SCRIPTURE Joshua 6:1-5
SOLO Joann Lynch
SERMON ‘New Beginning’
* OFFERING HYMN # 542
Loving God, Bless what we offer to you on these plates and within our hearts, O Lord – that it may worthy of the example we have received – we ask it in Jesus’ name. Amen.
* CLOSING HYMN “God Says”
BIBLE VERSE TO MEMORIZE THIS WEEK
“But he brought us out from there to bring us in…” (Deuteronomy 6:23)