October 29th Service with Rev. Lydia Bae and Guest Speaker Karen Plater

October 29th, 2023

We welcome you to this service of worship on the Lord’s Day.

Welcome & Announcements

The Call to Worship: Karen Plater
One: Let all who take comfort in God’s Spirit rejoice;
     All: let us all experience echoes of this joy.
One: Let all who follow Jesus rejoice;
     All: and share this love with neighbours near and far. 
One: Let all who trust in the Creator’s abundant bounty rejoice;
     All: and work together so that they may experience this bounty, today and tomorrow.
One: When we put our gifts in God’s hands,
     All: God does remarkable things!
One: Come, let us worship God.
     All: We will worship God together.


Hymn:  This is My Father’s World                                                  #328

Prayer of Adoration & Confession ~ Karen Plater

 Assurance of Pardon ~ Karen Plater

Worship Song:  All to Jesus (I Surrender All)

Children’s Time ~ Video – Simon’s Apple Tree ~ Karen Plater

Scripture Reading: 2 Kings 4:1-11; 2 Corinthians 8:1-15
~Serena Emarald

Sermon:   “From a Little Bit of Oil” ~ Karen Plater

Hymn:  For the Healing of the Nations                                       #736

Offering  (Please click here to see how you can give your offering)

Praise God from whom all blessings flow;
Praise Him, all creatures here below;
Praise Him above, ye heav’nly host;
Praise Father, Son, and Holy Ghost!

Prayer of Dedication

The Prayers of the People & 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; and 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

Hymn:  Simply Trusting Every Day                                             #689


Choral Amen:  Amen, Amen, A—men

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.


Langley Presbyterian Church Announcements

Hummingbird Ministries – We will be collecting special offerings for Hummingbird Ministries on November 12th. The Hummingbird Christmas Party will be held on December 2nd. Hummingbird Ministries is a Ministry of the Presbytery of Westminster, and its Director, Rev. Mary Fontaine, is the Moderator of the PCC. Hummingbird Ministries’ mission is to promote healing for Indigenous people and healing for the broken relationship between the Church and Canadians.

 Food Bank Donations – The wheelbarrow for food donations is at the back of the Sanctuary. We are collecting non-perishable food items for local families in need. Norma Leith has kindly volunteered to deliver your donations to the Langley Food Bank.

We Couldn’t do it Without You! Thank you so much, volunteers, for your assistance. We appreciate our volunteers’ efforts in helping to make Sunday Service successful! Our thanks to Lynda & Norm, Marlene, Jim L., and Brent.

We would also like to thank the Worship Team for their time and effort, and for leading us in lifting our voices in song, and in worship of the Lord.


Dates to Note:
October 31st Reformation Day
November 1st All Saints Day
November 5th Daylight Savings Ends (2 a.m.)

  Scripture Reading Refreshments Collection Plate PowerPoint
October 29th S. Emarald M & B Turner P. Bankes P. Fowler
November 5th T. Fowler B & P Bankes Volunteer Needed B. Weerts



“To Glorify and enjoy God.”


“To make the light of Jesus Christ shine upon our community.”