September 19 – Rev. Graeme Illman

We welcome you to this service of worship on the Lord’s Day.
This morning we welcome the Rev. Graeme Illman to lead us in worship.

 Welcome and Announcements

The Call to Worship:
Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth, Worship the Lord with gladness; come before him with joyful songs.
Know that the Lord is God.  It is He who made us, and we are His; we are His people, the sheep of His pasture.
Enter His gates with thanksgiving and His courts with praise; give thanks to Him and praise His name.
For the Lord is good and His love endures forever; His faithfulness continues through all generations.

Hymn:  Joyful, Joyful, We Adore You                     #410

Prayer of Adoration, Confession and Assurance of Pardon

 Scripture Readings:  Exodus 19:1-6; 1 Peter 2:4-12

Sermon:  “Vital Sign: Influence”

Hymn:  Be Thou My Vision                                           #461

Offering:  (Plates are at the Entrance and Exit)

Doxology & Dedication

Hymn:  Make Me a Channel of Your Peace              #740

The Lord’s Prayer
Our Father, Who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name,
Thy Kingdom come, Thy will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread; and forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.
Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.
For Thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, forever and ever.  Amen.

Benediction

Choral Amen:  May the Lord
May the Lord, mighty Lord, bless and keep us forever.
Grant us peace, perfect peace, courage in every endeavour.
Open your eyes and see His face, know His grace forever.
May the Lord, mighty Lord, bless and keep us forever.

September 19 – Rev van den Wall – Virtual Service

Into The Future With God’s Perfect Plans

Full Service 

We are a people of God, following Jesus –
the Way, the Truth and the Life

Entry of the Bible

Call to Worship:      “Holy, holy, holy”

Opening Prayer/Welcome

33 “Immortal, invisible”

572 “Blessed Assurance”

Prayer of Adoration and Confession

294 “One Day”

 Scripture: Psalm 37: 1-7             Colin Taylor

128 “Sing the mighty power”

52 “Blessed be the Name”

Scripture: Jeremiah 29: 11-13           Minister

Sermon:     “Into The Future With God’s Perfect Plans”

Prayer of Intercession

The Lord’s Prayer
Our Father, who art in heaven, Hallowed be thy Name.
Thy Kingdom come.
Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread.
And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.
Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.
For thine is the kingdom, the power, and the glory,
Forever and ever.
Amen.

Tithes and Offerings

Announcements

493 “Glory, to the Name”

 Closing Prayer and Benediction

September 5 – Rev van den Wall – Virtual Service

Fragrance For Christ

Full Service                    Sermon Only

We are a people of God, equipped to be the fragrance of Christ.

Welcome

Silent Preparation

The Call to Worship: (responsively)
L:  Shout for joy to God, all the earth; sing the glory of His name; P:  give to Him glorious praise!  Say to God,    “How awesome are Your deeds! L:  So great is Your power that Your enemies   come cringing to You. P:  All the earth worships You and sings praises to You;
All:  They sing praises to Your name.”

“For the beauty of the earth”                         98

Prayer of Adoration and Confession:         Minister

“Unto the hills around do I lift up”                 54

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

The Scriptures:
2 Corinthians 2: 14-17                               Helen Parry
Ephesians 5: 1-2; 15-20                             Minister

Sermon:  “Fragrance For Christ”

 Prayer of Intercession

The Lord’s Prayer
Our Father, who art in heaven, Hallowed be thy Name.
Thy Kingdom come.
Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread.
And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.
Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.
For thine is the kingdom, the power, and the glory,
Forever and ever.
Amen.

Presentation of Gifts and Offering:

“For the fruits of His creation”                     570

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.

Announcements

“All the way my Saviour leads me”             508    

Commissioning and Benediction

Sing Amen