Welcome to Worship!

October 15, 2017

Prelude                                                     Mary Ellen Patrick

Call to Worship                          Rev. Dr. Cliff Hockensmith

*Opening Hymn                                                      No. 337    

“We Will Glorify”

*Invocation & Lord’s Prayer          (“…debts as we forgive our debtors…”)


Children’s Message                                      Jim Gongaware

(5th Graders& younger are excused for Kid’s Connection with Jill A. & Carol P.)

Choir Anthem                                           

“I Am His Lamb”


Morning Prayer                                

Presentation of Tithes & Offerings


*Doxology                                                                  No. 34

Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow”


          “Father God”

Father God I give all thanks and praise to Thee

Father God my hands I humbly raise to Thee

For Thy mighty power and love amaze me, amaze me

And I stand in awe and worship Father God


Scripture Lesson                                Matthew 6:19-21 RSV

19 “Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust consume and where thieves break in and steal, 20 but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust consumes and where thieves do not break in and steal. 21 For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.

THE SERMON                       Rev. Dr. Cliff Hockensmith



*Closing Song

“Blessed Be the Lord God Almighty”

Father in heaven how we love You

We lift Your name in all the earth

May Your kingdom be established in our praises

As Your people declare Your mighty works

Blessed be the Lord God Almighty

Who was and is and is to come

Blessed be the Lord God Almighty

Who reigns forevermore




(*Please stand if you are able)

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