Daily Archives: September 10, 2022

September 11th Service

Claybanks United Methodist Church
Sunday, September 11, 2022
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost
*Indicates to stand as you are able

Welcome and Announcements

*Praise Song
Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise”……..UMH 103

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 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

Leader: Our help is in God,
All: Who calls us to worship.
Leader: Our hope is in love,
All: That calls us to care.
Leader: Come, let us bring our full selves to worship.
All: Let us bring our love and care.

*Gloria Patri………………………..……….UMH   70

*Opening Prayer

Thoughts and Silence (As we remember 9/11)

*Hymn
Amazing Grace”…………………….…..UMH 378

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 worship or go to the nursery

The Offering of Our Gifts and Ourselves

*Doxology……………………………………….…………UMH 95

*Prayer of Dedication

*Hymn

”Savior, Like a Shepherd, Lead Us”…………UMH 381

Sharing of the Word

Epistle Reading
1 Timothy 1:12-17…………..Page 963
*Gospel Reading

Luke 15:1-10…….….……Page 850

Message by Pastor Gary Peterson
”How Many Meals Shall I Eat With Sinners”

Prayer

*Hymn
”I Come with Joy”…………………UMH 617

*Benediction

Postlude – Please be seated

Pianist – Suzanne Bellrichard

Liturgist  – Bev Grumm

Ministers – All People As We Live The Good News