February 5, 2023

Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany




Prelude:   “Reflection" Enrique Granados                                                                                                                                                                                               

Call to Worship:   Mike Lindsay

  Praise the Lord!

      Happy are those who delight in God.

   Let us be not afraid,

      For we are secure in the Lord!


Opening Hymn:   “Be Thou My Vision" #451                                                                 


Prayer Before the Word: Kathy Lindsay

First Lesson:       Isaiah 58:1-12                           

  L: The word of the Lord   P: Thanks be to God 


Psalm:  Psalm 112:1-10      #833    

Anthem:  “Call On Him"  Phill Speary & John Leavitt

Gospel Lesson   Matthew 5:13-16                             

L: The Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ   P: Praise to you, Lord Christ

Sermon:  "Salt"      Pastor Gilbert Stones

Hymn:   “Gather Us In" #2236          


Pastoral Prayer

The Lord’s Prayer

  Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come,

your will be done, on earth as in heaven.   

  Give us today our daily bread. Forgive us our sins as we

forgive those who sin against us.

  Save us from the time of trial and deliver us from evil.

For the kingdom, the power, and the glory are yours now and for ever.


Offering our Gifts to God   [Click here to go to online giving]

Offertory:  “Oceans (Where Feet May Fail)"

Prayer of Dedication  

Closing Hymn: "Go Forth For God" #670



Song of Blessing:    “Shalom to You”

Passing the Peace of Christ with phone calls, texts, emails, cards and prayers

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Thanks to everyone who made today’s service possible

Sarah Jane Scott - Piano, Organ, and Vocals

Mike & Kathy Lindsay -  Liturgy & Scripture Reader

Vocals: Cheryl Dove, John Kersten, Jora Landis, Pastor Gilbert Stones

Mary Anne Meyer, Gilbert Stones - Primary Videography

Kasey P. Lindsay - Video Editor

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