Claybanks United Methodist Church
August 6, 2017 10:30am
*Indicates to stand as you are able
Ninth Sunday After Pentecost
Welcome and Announcements
Praise Song “Spirit of the Living God” UMH #393
In this place, among these people,
God is worshipped, God is praised.
We have seen the signs and wonders;
the lost are found here, the dead are raised.
We are living the Gospel story;
lives are changed and mountains moved.
Won’t you come and work among us?
You are welcomed, you are loved.
*Call to Worship
One: Come, all who are hungry and thirsty.
All: The Lord will provide for our needs.
One: Come this day to the table of the Lord.
All: Here we will find welcome and sustenance.
One: Come to this time of gathering and praise.
All: Lord, we come with open hearts and spirits to receive your gracious gift of love. AMEN.
*Hymn “Sweet Hour of Prayer” UMH #496
Prayers of the People – Joys and Concerns
Gloria Patri UMH # 70
After prayers – Sing the Children out “Jesus Loves Me”
Children 5 and under are welcome to remain in worship or go to the nursery at this time
The Offering of Our Gifts and Ourselves
*Doxology UMH #95
Prayer of Dedication
*Hymn “Lord, You Have Come to the Lakeshore” UMH #344
SHARING THE WORD
First Reading Romans 9:1-5 Page 920
*Gospel Reading Matthew 14:13-21 Page 796
Morning Message Pastor Gary
“THINGS ARE IN GOOD HANDS”
Words of Assurance
The Great Thanksgiving UMH #13
*Hymn “Standing on the Promises” UMH #374
Sunday, August 6, 2017 – Communion
10:30am – Worship
Sunday, August 13, 2017
10:30am – Worship
Monday, August 14, 2017
4:00pm – Worship Committee Meeting
6:00pm – Nomination Committee Meeting
Office email ClaybanksUMC@gmail.com
Liturgist Art Grumm
Nursery Edith Bogart
Ministers All People As We Live the Good News