March 27, 2022                                                                                                    Fourth Sunday of Lent




Prelude                                             “Come, O Thou Traveler Unknown”                    arr. Dale Wood


Call to Worship                                                                                                                  Mike Lindsay

   Many are the torments of the wicked,

      But steadfast love surrounds those who trust in the Lord.

   Be glad in the Lord, O righteous.

      And shout for joy, you upright in heart!


Opening Song                                                 “Joy Shall Come”                   Jim and Jean Strathdee


Prayer before the Word     


First Lesson:                                                      Joshua 5:9-12


Psalm                                                                       Psalm 32                                                           #766


Gospel Lesson:                                            Luke 15:1-3, 11b-32

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


Sermon:                                                “The Day the Manna Stopped”            Pastor Gilbert Stones


Hymn:                                               “Come, Ye Thankful People, Come”                                   #694


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:                                                         “I Love You, Lord” 

                                                    Laurie Klein, arranged by Douglas Wagner


Prayer of Dedication           


Closing Hymn:                                              “Forth in Thy Name”                                                #438




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

Kathy Lindsay - Reader

Mike Lindsay and  - Liturgy

Rich Bolin - Music Coordinator

Rich Bolin, Kasey P. Lindsay, Mary Anne Meyer, Gilbert Stones - Primary Videography

Kasey P. Lindsay - Video Editing