February 13, 2022                                        Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany


Prelude                                    “Prelude on ‘Irish’”                                       Dale Wood

Call to Worship        
    Blessed are those who trust - in God!
        We come in trust, to be grounded in God's love.
    Blessed are those who hope - in God!
        We come in hope, trusting in the One who gives us life.
    Blessed are those who delight - in God's Word!
        We come to hear God speak, hoping for healing and joy.

Opening Hymn:                     “Come, Ye That Love the Lord”                            #732
Prayer before the Word                                                                               Jora Landis
First Lesson:                                   Jeremiah 17:5-10
                                   L: The word of the Lord   P: Thanks be to God
Psalm                                                       Psalm 1                                                   #738

Children’s Time

Gospel Lesson:                               Luke 6:17-26
                   L: The Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ   P: Praise to you, Lord Christ

Sermon:                                   Two Sides of the Coin”            Pastor Gilbert Stones

Hymn:                                          “Cuando El Pobre”                                             #434

Pastoral Prayer

The Lord’s Prayer                                                                                         Cheryl Dove
    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    [Click here to go to online giving]

Offertory:                              “Pastorale on ‘Charleston’”                   Gilbert Martin

Prayer of Dedication   

Closing Hymn:                         “Take My Life, and Let It Be”                              #399


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

Barbara Hoff - Organ and Piano
Jora Landis, Cheryl Dove, Rich Bolin, Gilbert Stones - Vocals
Jora Landis - Reader
Cathy Bonnett and  Cheryl Dove - Liturgy
Rich Bolin - Music Coordinator
Rich Bolin, Kasey P. Lindsay, Mary Anne Meyer, Gilbert Stones - Primary Videography
Kasey P. Lindsay - Video Editing


Children's Time

This week we officially meet Pastor G's third cat, The Ghost,

and together they demonstrate how all of us can be both benevolent and mischievous

and still be deserving of God's love.