ORDER OF WORSHIP 11:00 AM August 11, 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: Seek the Lord while He may be found People: Call upon Him while He is near. Pastor: Let the wicked forsake his ways, People: And the unrighteous man his thoughts, Pastor: And let him turn to the Lord People: For the Lord will abundantly pardon.
INVOCATION AND LORD’S PRAYER
*HYMN: # 297 “I Love to Tell the Story”
*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: Eternal God, in whom we live and move and have our being, whose face is hidden from us by our sins, and whose mercy we forget in the blindness of our hearts; cleanse us from all our offenses, and deliver us from proud thoughts and vain desires, that with reverent and humble hearts we may draw near to you, confessing our faults, confiding in your grace, and finding in you our refuge and strength; through Jesus Christ your son. 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: # 210 “Jesus Paid It All”
SCRIPTURE READING: Mark 11:12-26
SERMON: Cleaning House
*HYMN: # 553 "In the Sweet By and By"
*Those who are able, please stand
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD – We still need soccer balls, SMALL stuffed animals, pens, pencils and 20 coloring books (for 2-4 yr. old boys).
BIRTHDAY WISHES TO: Jackie Thompson August 15