Order of Worship for July 11, 2021 - Seventh Sunday after Pentecost


Prelude                                             “Song Without Words”    Felix Mendelssohn, arr. Lionel Tertis
                                                    Tom Tatton - Viola; Barbara Hoff - Piano

Call to Worship                                                                   Debbie Livingston, Josie and Oliver Main
    God calls from near and far
        For all the nations belong to God.
    God calls from East and West
        Let us hearken to the voice of God.    
    God calls from North and South
        Let us rejoice to hear the call of God.
    O God, we hear you calling to us;
        Let us gather together to worship God.

Hymn                                                    “We Gather Together“                                                         #131

Prayer Before the Word                                                                                                    Jan Carpenter

First Lesson                            2 Chronicles 29:1; 3-5; 15-18; 25-31

Psalm                                                                                                                                        Psalm 133   
Children’s Time   

Second Lesson                                                                                                          Hebrews 10:19-25

Message                                         “Cleaned and Shined”                                Pastor Gilbert Stones

Hymn                                         “Blest Be the Tie that Binds”                                                        #557

Pastoral Prayer

The Lord’s Prayer                                                                                                          Kasey P. Lindsay
    Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name,  thy kingdom come, thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.
     Give us this day our daily bread; and forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us.
     And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil for thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory forever. Amen.

Offering    [Click here to go to online giving]

Offertory                                                   “Praise Song”                                         Douglas E. Wagner

Prayer of Dedication

Hymn                                           “Draw Us in the Spirit’s Tether”                                                 #632

Song of Blessing:                                  “Shalom to You”   

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

This Sunday begins the return to in-person worship. Because of the schedule changes we will no longer be able to offer after church Zoom Fellowship.

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Thanks to everyone who made today’s service possible

Barbara Hoff - Organ and Piano
Tom Tatton - Viola
Jora Landis - Vocals
Jan Carpenter - Reader
Debbie Livingston, Josie and Oliver Main and Kasey P. Lindsay- 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

After a year of waiting, the doors to the church will finally be open for people to come and worship inside!

Take a look at all that's been done to prepare for your return!