ORDER OF WORSHIP
January 13, 2019 Rev. Bill Knechtel, Pastor Jorja Fobes, Choir Director Sherry J. Patton, Pianist
pulaskipres.com PRELUDE MEDITATION SILENT PRAYER
CHORAL INTROIT WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
CALL TO WORSHIP:
Pastor: Come, let us bow down in worship. People: Let us kneel before the Lord, Pastor: Our Maker, People: For He is our God Pastor: And we are the sheep of His pasture People: The flock under His care.
INVOCATION AND THE LORD’S PRAYER
*HYMN: # 18 “Come, We That Love the Lord”
*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: O God of eternal light, help us to be your faithful servants according to the example of Christ. Let us strive not for the approval of others, but to glorify your name. Free us from selfish passions that attack the soul, and save us from ambitions that cannot satisfy us. And as we pray to you, let us always ask for what we need, rather than what we want. For then we shall truly know the sustaining gifts of life: faith, hope, and love, as they flow from you. 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: # 25 “Immortal, Invisible”
SCRIPTURE READING: Mark 6:14-29
SERMON: Cost of Discipleship
*HYMN: # 138 "Go, Tell It on the Mountain"
*Those who are able, please stand
OFFERING ENVELOPES for 2019 are in the Narthex. If you would like a box and there isn’t one with your name on it, please see Karen.
CHURCH BREAKFAST – next Sunday, January 20th, 9:30 AM.
ANNUAL CONGREGATIONAL MEETING will be held on January 27th Immediately after morning worship.
BIRTHDAY WISHES TO: Judy DeMatteo January 13 Chase Huston January 16