ORDER OF WORSHIP 11:00 AM September 30, 2018
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: Let every creature in heaven and on earth and under earth and in the sea, and all that is in them, say,
People: ‘To Him who sits on the throne and to the Lamb be blessing and honor and glory and might forever and ever!’
INVOCATION AND THE LORD’S PRAYER
*HYMN: # 299 “Rescue the Perishing”
*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: God of grace and truth, in Jesus Christ You came among us as light shining in darkness. We confess that we have not welcomed the light, or trusted good news to be good. We have closed our eyes to glory in our midst, expecting little, and hoping for less. Forgive our doubt and renew our hope, so that we may receive the fullness of Your grace and live in the truth of Christ the Lord. 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
CHILDREN’S MESSAGE / CHILDREN EXCUSED TO JR. CHURCH
JOYS AND CONCERNS
THE PASTORAL PRAYER
THE WORSHIP OF GOD THROUGH TITHES AND OFFERINGS
*DOXOLOGY THE OFFERTORY PRAYER
*HYMN: # 196 “There Is a Fountain”
SCRIPTURE READING: Mark 3:13-21
*HYMN: # 282 "The Family of God"
*Those who are able, please stand
WORLD WIDE COMMUNION will be served next Sunday, October 7th.
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD – We will pack boxes on October 7th after morning worship.
CHURCH BREAKFAST – October 14th, serving 9-10 AM. Help needed 8:30–10:30 AM.
KFC (Kids For Christ) will meet October 14th, 6-7:30 PM at the church. Bible lesson, snacks and game time.
TRICK OR TREAT – Anyone wishing to donate candy for the community Trick or Treat night should bring it in no later than October 28th.
BIRTHDAY WISHES TO:
Erik Richardson October 1 Brendan Geiger October 2 Michelle Hoover October 3
ANNIVERSARY WISHES TO: John & Leslie Richardson October 4 (21 yrs)