Teleworship allows a person to dial a phone number remotely and listen to the worship service as it occurs. Here’s how it works:
Dial 623-777-3306 during the 9:30 a.m. service
When prompted, dial extension 930 and wait for prompt
Dial 536-545-940 #
You will be connected to the worship service.
Note: A convenient wallet size card with the above information is available in the church office. You can follow the service with the Sunday bulletin below.
The Sunday Bulletin
August 20, 2017 CENTERING THOUGHT “Christianity without discipleship is always Christianity without Christ.” -- Dietrich Bonhoeffer
PRELUDE"Reflections" Cathy Murray
WELCOME / REGISTER / NEWS & NOTES / SPECIAL OCCASIONS
HYMN OF PRAISE"I Sing the Almighty Power of God" #152
CALL TO CELEBRATION One: We gather together in the name of Jesus Christ. All: Members of God’s family, and brothers and sisters to one another. One: There are no outsiders here among us. All: No one has any special standing or bragging rights. One: We have all been brought together by the redeeming love of Jesus. All: Let us all join together in worship!
CELEBRATION RESPONSE"Purify My Heart" On Screen
UNISON PRAYER God of love and goodness, your steadfast love sustains us. You have brought us here, invited us to become a community of faith, called us to remember that we live and breathe only by the power of your grace in our lives. On this day of promise, we look to the future with hope, opening ourselves to your Spirit at work in our lives. Be present with us this day and in this time of worship, we pray...
SILENT / PASTORAL / LORD’S PRAYER Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name. Thy kingdom come, thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil, for thine is the kingdom, and the power and the glory forever. Amen.
SPECIAL MUSIC"Precious Lord, Take My Hand"Ron Yankowski
PRESENTING OUR GIFTS OFFERTORY"Jesus, Savior, Pilot Me" Cathy Murray
DOXOLOGY / PRAYER OF DEDICATION #95 Praise God from whom all blessings flow; Praise him all creatures here below; Praise him above, ye heavenly host; Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost. Amen.
SCRIPTURE Gospel Lesson Matthew 15:21-28 8:00 a.m. Gordon Burhop 9:30 a.m. Ron Yankowski Leader: The Word of God for the people of God. People: Thanks be to God.
MESSAGE"A Disciple's Faith"Rev. Lois Hedden SPECIAL MUSIC"More Love to Thee" with "More Love, More Power" Cathy Murray
HYMN OF DEDICATION"We Walk by Faith" #2196
BENEDICTION / RESPONSE: Go now in peace. Never be afraid. God will go with you each hour of every day. Go now in faith; steadfast, strong, and true. Know he will guide you in all you do. Go now in love and show you believe. Reach out to others so all the world can see. God will be there watching from above. Go now in peace, in faith, and in love. Amen.