Our music team is on vacation for the next few weeks, so we are using music that was previously recorded. The hymns may be different than what is in the in-person bulletin, and we are enjoying music that Barbara recorded last year.

August 14, 2022   

Tenth Sunday after Pentecost    



Prelude:   "Praise Song"      Douglas E. Wagner


Call to Worship:                 Debbie Wacker

Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel,

      You who are enthroned upon the angels.

   Stir up your might,

      And come to save us. 

Opening Hymn:    “A Mighty Fortress”    #110                                                   

Prayer Before the Word:            Debbie Wacker

First Lesson:            Romans 10:8b - 17               

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


Psalm:    80:1-2, 8-19

Gospel Lesson   John 1:1 - 18                

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

Sermon:    “Book of God, Word of God”    Pastor Gilbert Stones  

Hymn:    “How Great Thou Art”         #77                         

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:   "Though I May Speak"           Dale Wood

Prayer of Dedication  

Closing Hymn:   "He Lives (I Serve a Risen Savior)"          #310


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 - Piano and Organ

Debbie Wacker -  Liturgy & Scripture

Rich Bolin and Bob Mott - Music Coordinator & Choir Director

Cheryl Dove, Gilbert Stones, Rich Bolin, Jora Landis - Vocals
Rich Bolin, Kasey P. Lindsay, Mary Anne Meyer, Gilbert Stones - Primary Videography

Kasey P. Lindsay - Video Editor