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SECOND SABBATH AFTER PENTECOST
11:00 a.m. June 2, 2002
Assemble In God's Name
s Hymnbook: "O Lord, Our Lord, in All the Earth" #95
s Passing the Peace
Concerns of the Church
Call to Worship (Psalm 46:10)
Leader: Be still, and know that I am God:
People: I will be exalted among the heathen, I will be exalted in the earth.
Prayer of Confession (in unison)
O Lord God, eternal and almighty Father, we confess and acknowledge unfeignedly before thy holy majesty that we are poor sinners, conceived and born in iniquity and corruption, prone to do evil, incapable of any good, and that in our depravity we transgress thy holy commandments without end or ceasing: Wherefore we purchase for ourselves, through thy righteous judgement, our ruin and perdition. Nevertheless, O Lord, we are grieved that we have offended thee,; and we condemn ourselves and ours sins with true repentance, beseeching thy grace to relieve our distress. O God and Father most gracious and full of compassion, have mercy upon us in the name of thy Son, our Lord Jesus Christ. And as thou dost blot out our sins and stains, magnify and increase in us day by day the grace of thy Holy Spirit; that as we acknowledge our unrighteousness with all our heart, we may be moved by that sorrow which shall bring forth true repentance in us, mortifying all our sins and producing in us the fruits of righteousness and innocence which are pleasing unto thee; through the same Jesus Christ our lord. Amen.
(John Calvin Geneva 1542)
Declaration of Forgiveness
Leader: The saying is sure and worthy of full acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners (I Timothy 1:15).
People: He himself bore our sins in his body on the cross, so that, free from sins, we might live for righteousness; by his wounds you have been healed (I Peter 2:24).
s Gloria Patri #546
Presentation of Tithes and Offerings
s Doxology #544
Proclaim God's Word
Children's Sermon: "Pointing in the Right Direction"
Dismissal to Childrens Church (5 and Under)
Prayers of the People
s First Scripture Lesson: Psalm 8
s Hymnbook: "God is our Refuge and Our Strength" #381
Second Scripture Lesson: Psalm 46
Sermon: "Jacob and the Jedi"
Go In God's Name
s The Apostles' Creed
s Prayer of Thanksgiving
s The Lord's Prayer
s Hymnbook: "My Hope is Built on Nothing Less" #368
s Charge and Blessing
We extend a warm and cheerful welcome to all. We pray that God will be very real to you as you worship in spirit and truth. If you are here for the first time, please introduce yourself to the pastor.
General Synod meets June 10-12 at Bonclarken.
Father's Day is June 16.
Men's Fellowship meets June 16, 8:00 a.m.
If you have questions or comments, email Tony Grant
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