ORDER OF WORSHIP 11:00 AM November 3, 2019 Rev. Bill Knechtel, Pastor Jorja Fobes, Choir Director Sherry J. Patton, Pianist pulaskipres.com
PRELUDE MEDITATION SILENT PRAYER
WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
CALL TO WORSHIP:
Pastor: Come, bless the Lord, all you servants of the Lord, Who stand in the house of the Lord! People: Be exalted, O Lord, in your strength! We will sing and praise your power.
INVOCATION AND LORD’S PRAYER
*HYMN: # 333 “His Way with Thee”
*UNISON PRAYER OF CONFESSION
Pastor: The Lord be with you. People: And with your spirit. Pastor: The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with us all. Let us pray: All: Almighty Father; we enter Your presence confessing the things we try to conceal from You and the things we try to conceal from others. We confess the heartbreak, worry, and sorrow we have caused, that make it difficult for others to forgive us, the times we have made it easy for others to do wrong, the harm we have done that makes it hard for us to forgive ourselves. Lord, have mercy and forgive us through Christ. Amen.
*ASSURANCE OF PARDON AND HOPE
Pastor: Friends, this is the good news of the Gospel. People: In Jesus Christ we are forgiven. Thanks be to God.
*AFFIRMATION OF FAITH: The Apostles’ Creed, Selection 716
JOYS AND CONCERNS
THE PASTORAL PRAYER
THE WORSHIP OF GOD THROUGH TITHES AND OFFERINGS
*DOXOLOGY THE OFFERTORY PRAYER
*HYMN: # 410 “My Faith Looks Up to Thee”
SCRIPTURE READING: Mark 14:27-31
SERMON: Never Say Never
*HYMN: # 376 "I Have Decided to Follow Jesus"
*Those who are able, please stand
HAYRIDE at the Huston’s immediately after morning worship. Sandwiches and drinks provided. Please join us!
SOUP AND SANDWICH LUNCHEON next Sunday after morning worship. Donations will help fund both the Deacons and the Julia Circle.
ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PROGRAM AND DINNER will be held on Sunday, December 22nd.
BIRTHDAY WISHES TO: Carlee Huston November 7