Daily Archives: March 5, 2022

March 6th Service

Claybanks United Methodist Church
Sunday, March 6, 2022
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
First Sunday in Lent
*Indicates to stand as you are able

Welcome and Announcements

*Praise Song
Lord of the Dance”…………………..UMH 261

Prelude

*Processional

In this place, among these people
God is worshipped, God is praised
We have seen the signs and wonders;
The lost are found, 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

Leader: Long ago, God rescued God’s people from slavery.
All: We are enslaved today, in many different ways.
Leader: God can and will rescue us. Place your trust in God’s love
All: Our hope is in the Lord who is our refuge and our strength.
Leader: Even though temptations surround us, drawing us away from God,
All: We will continue to follow God and trust in God’s ways. AMEN.

*Gloria Patri………………..……….UMH   70

*Opening Prayer

*Hymn
Lord, Who Throughout These Forty Days”………UMH 269

Prayers of the People – Joys and Concerns

Children’s Time –
After prayers, sing the children out to “Jesus Loves Me.”  Children under five are welcome to remain in worshipor go to the nursery.

The Offering of Our Gifts and Ourselves
*Doxology
……………………….….….UMH 95

*Prayer of Dedication

*Hymn
”It Is Well with My Soul”……………….UMH 377

Sharing of the Word

Old Testament Reading
Psalm 91:1-16……….Page 477
*Gospel Reading

Luke 4:1-13…………….…Page 835

Message by Pastor Gary Peterson
”An Opportune Time”

Words of Assurance

Great Thanksgiving

Prayer

*Hymn
”I Love to Tell the Story”.……..……UMH  156

Imposition of Ashes

Benediction

Postlude – Please be seated

Nursery – Doris Graham

Pianist – Suzanne Bellrichard

Liturgist  – Konnie Grant

Ministers – All People As We Live The Good News