March 20, 2022                                                                                        Third Sunday of Lent


Prelude:                                     "Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise”

Call to Worship                                                                                                                       Cheryl Dove
Because the steadfast love of God is better than life,
Our lips shall praise the Lord.
Let us bless the Lord as long as we live;
We lift our hands and call upon God’s Name.

Opening Hymn:                                                “Gather Us In”                                                       #2236

Lighting the Candle of Peace

Prayer before the Word                                                                                                      Marian Kaser

First Lesson:      Isaiah 55:1-9

Psalm                                                            Psalm 63:1-8   

Gospel Lesson:                                              Luke 13:1-9
                              L: The Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ   P: Praise to you, Lord Christ

Sermon:                                                   “God's Abundance‘”                            Pastor Gilbert Stones

Hymn:                                           “For the Healing of the Nations”                                            #2172

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:                                                “Aria di Chiesa”

Prayer of Dedication   

Closing Hymn:                              “Great is Thy Faithfulness”                                                      #428


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
Marian Kaser - Reader
Cheryl Dove  - Liturgy
Rich Bolin - Music Coordinator
Rich Bolin, Kasey P. Lindsay, Mary Anne Meyer, Gilbert Stones - Primary Videography
Kasey P. Lindsay - Video Editing