September 18, 2022

Season of Creation, Storm Sunday   




Prelude:   Prelude in Db Major (“Raindrop”), Op. 28, No. 15”    Frederic Chopin                                                                                                                                       

Call to Worship:    Sandy Green and Gilbert Stones 

 In the name of God, present in the thunder of the storm.

In the name of Christ, present in the stillness after the storm.

In the name of the Spirit, present is the winds of the storm.

   Holy! Holy! Holy!

   Earth is filled with God’s presence.

Christ, as we come to into this sanctuary today,

we enter your presence even in the storm.

   Holy! Holy! Holy!

   Earth is filled with your presence.

Opening Hymn:   “I Sing the Almighty Power of God”      #152                                                

Prayer Before the Word:     Gilbert Stones

First Lesson:      Job 28:20-27                

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


Psalter:   Psalm 29               #761

Gospel Lesson   Luke 8:22-25                               

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

Sermon:    Singin' in the Rain"    Pastor Gilbert Stones 

Hymn:      “Give to the Winds Thy Fears”       #129                     

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:  "Nun danket alle Gott" (Now Thank We All Our God)   Georg Friedrich Kaufmann


Prayer of Dedication  

Closing Hymn:  “All Creatures of Our God and King”             #62


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

Sarah Jane Scott - Piano, Organ and Vocals

Debbie Wacker -  Liturgy & Scripture

Rich Bolin, Cheryl Dove, Jora Landis, Gilbert Stones - Vocals

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

Kasey P. Lindsay - Video Editor

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