Bulletin July 12, 2020 6th Sunday after Pentecost
(This bulletin will be for in-Church, live on Facebook / Zoom, and for radio aired July 19.)
Thoughts to Ponder:
“Your faith will grow not by chance but by choice.” Neil L Anderson“God is determined to make more of us than we thought we could be.” Jeffery R Holland
Welcome, Announcements, Life & Work of the Church
Acknowledgement of the Territories:
Welcome to this place of worship, situated on the unceded territories of the
Sharing the Peace of Christ:
Leader: May the Peace of Christ be with you.
Call to Worship:
Jesus promised that where two or three are gathered in his name, he would be with them.
Creator God, we come today grateful for the gentle breezes of summer and secure in the faith that we live surrounded by your love. We come here today professing a simple faith: You are God, and in you, all things are possible. Amen
Hymn: MV #27 Creator God, You Gave Us Life
Creator God you gave us life,
Through hands that paint majestic skies,
In every flower and every tree,
When with our hearts, our hands, our minds,
Prayer of Confession:
Creator God, we compare, we measure, we worry, we work, we judge, we compete, we buy, we sell, and we try to win at the race of life. We confess we have forgotten the great gift you’ve given us in the Sabbath, a time set apart to be with you. We have chosen to avoid the promise that you have offered in being “enough” for us if we would only stop…just stop, observe the Sabbath, and know that in you, we have all we need. Receive our prayers. Forgive our misguided choices. Forgive our avoidance of you and of a day of rest. Forgive us, we pray;
Silence is kept
Assurance of Pardon:
Lighting of Christ Candle:
Children’s Time: “Planting Seeds”
Prayer of Illumination:
Psalm 119:105-112 Your word is a lamp for my feet.
Ministry of Music: What a Wonderful World
|This Week at St. Paul’s 6th Sunday after Pentecost
** Rev. Jennifer Brown will be off from July 6 -19. **
Sunday 9:30 Coffee Time via Zoom
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Our life and work of the church is continuing to the best of our abilities under the circumstances. This includes benevolent services for those having difficulties coping. If you know of anyone needing help, please contact Rev. Jenn Brown.