ORDER OF WORSHIP 11:00 AM September 1, 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: Give thanks to the Lord, People: Call upon His name. Pastor: Tell of all His wonderful acts, People: Sing praises to His name. Pastor: Look to the Lord, seek His strength, People: And He will guide your paths always.
INVOCATION AND LORD’S PRAYER
*HYMN: # 549 “Face to Face”
*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: Have mercy upon us, O God, according to thy loving-kindness; according unto the multitude of thy tender mercies, blot out our transgressions. Wash us thoroughly from our iniquities, and cleanse us from our sin. For we acknowledge our transgressions; and our sin is ever before us. Create in us clean hearts, O God; and renew a right spirit within us. Cast us not away from thy presence; and take not thy Holy Spirit from us. 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: # 563 “Count Your Blessings”
SCRIPTURE READING: Mark 12:13-17
SERMON: A question for a question
*HYMN: # 498 "Peace Like a River"
*Those who are able, please stand
BACK TO SCHOOL BREAKFAST – The men will serve breakfast on Sunday, September 8th, 9:30 -10:30 AM in the church social hall.
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD – We still need soccer balls, small tissue packs, scissors, markers and a few coloring books (boys 2-4 yr.).