May 9 – Mother’s Day Virtual Service

The Qualities Of A Godly Mother

Full Service

Mother’s Day/Christian Family Sunday

WE ARE ASSEMBLED AS A FAMILY OF BELIEVERS, CHOSEN AND GRACED IN JESUS CHRIST.

Welcome

Silent Preparation

The Call to Worship:                  (responsively)
L: See how very much our Father loves us for He
calls us His children, and that is what we are.
P: God showed how much He loved us by sending His one one and only Son into the world so that we might have eternal life through Him
L: Dear friends, since God loved us that much, we surely ought to love each other.
P: No one has ever seen God.  But if we love each other, God lives in us, and His love is brought to full expression in us.

*For the beauty of the earth”                       vs. 1, 4, 5&6 98

 Prayer of Adoration:                                                      Minister

 Presentation of Gifts and Offering:

*”For all Your goodness God”                              804 (New)

The Offertory Prayer:
Oh God, Giver of all good gifts – in gratitude we bring our gifts today.  Use them to the end that Your kingdom may come and Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.  Bless the gift and the giver.  In Jesus’ name we pray.  Amen.

Prayer of Confession:                                                   Minister

*We are one in the Spirit”                                    471 (New)

The passing of the Peace:
The Peace of Jesus Christ be with you.  And also with you.

 Scripture reading:

Proverbs 31: 1-31                                                        Minister                  Sermon:  “The Qualities Of A Godly Mother”

 Prayer of Intercession

The Lord’s Prayer

 Announcements

*Now thank we all our God”                                       103

Commissioning and Benediction

Closing Refrain:
Go now in peace.  Never be afraid.  God will go with you each hour of every day.  Go now in faith, steadfast, strong and true.  Know He will guide you in all you do.  Go now in love and show you believe.  Reach out to others, so all the world can see.  God will be there, watching from above.  Go now in peace, in faith and in love.

May 2 – Virtual Service

YouTube Link:

How To Embrace Life

Full Service                         Sermon Only

We are assembled as a people of God,
embracing the gift of life

Welcome

Silent Preparation

The Call to Worship:                                     (based on Psalm 31:1-5,15,16)
Come, worship the God Who is our refuge and our strength in times of weakness.
We trust God to lead and guide us always.
Like Jesus, we are confident to commit our spirit into Your hands, O God,
for You deliver us from our enemies and persecutors.
Let Your face shine upon us, O God, and may Your saving and steadfast love surround us

“Joyful, joyful we adore Thee”                      569                                           

Prayer of Adoration and Confession:         Minister

Assurance of Pardon:

“Tell me the old, old story”                            401                                    

Passing of the Peace:
The peace of Jesus Christ be with you all.  And also with you.

The Scriptures:
Psalm 16                                                           Allan Turberfield
Ecclesiastes 3: 1-17                                   Minister

Sermon:    “How To Embrace Life”

Presentation of Gifts and Offerings:
“Now thank we all our God”             103

Offertory Prayer:
Gracious and loving God, accept and bless these gifts and all that we do in the name of Jesus Who is the Way, the Truth and the Life.  May our lives impart the truth of the gospel and our witness point others to Jesus through the power of the Holy Spirit.  Amen.

Prayer of Intercession

The Lord’s Prayer

Announcements 

“Guide me, O Thou great Jehovah”              504

Commissioning and Benediction