October 10, 2021                        Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost


Prelude: :                                                           "Trumpet Tune”                                  Douglas Wagner
Call to Worship                                                                                                                 Debbie Wacker
  The Lord is holy,
    God is enthroned on the praises of Israel.
  In the Lord our forebears trusted;
    They trusted as God delivered them.
  Let our feet hold fast to the ways of God;
    And treasure God’s word in our hearts.
Opening Hymn:                                “Come, Thou Almighty King”                                                  #61

Prayer Before the Word:                                                                                                        Jora Landis

First Lesson:                                                   Hebrews 4:12-16

Children's Time

Gospel Lesson:                                           Mark 10:17-31
                        L: The Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ   P: Praise to you, Lord Christ

Sermon:                                                “In Every Respect"                                 Pastor Gilbert Stones

Hymn:                                   “Take My Life, and Let It Be Consecrated                                       #399

Pastoral Prayer

The Lord’s Prayer                                                                                            Everett and Karen Shong
    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.
    Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.
    For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, forever.    

Offering our Gifts to God   [Click here for online giving]

Offertory:                                                     “Be the Centre”                     Michael Frye, arr. G. Parker
Prayer of Dedication                                                                           

Closing Hymn:                                              “Lead Me, Lord”                                                         #473


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 and Gilbert Stones - Vocals
Jora Landis - Reader
Debbie Wacker and Everett & Karen Shong - 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

We don't usually compare Jesus, or God, and swords, but here Pastor G gives a lesson

on just what they have in common.