Welcome to Worship!

July 22, 2018

Prelude                                                      Mary Ellen Patrick

“How Great Thou Art”

*Call to Worship                 

*Opening Hymn                                                      No. 656           

            “Open the Eyes of My Heart”

*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 the Jim G. & Barb McM.)

Special Music                                     Mary Ellen & Dr. Cliff

            “Turn Your Eyes Upon Jesus”

Morning Prayer

Prayer Response                                                Praise Team                               

            “Through It All”

Presentation of Tithes & Offerings


*Doxology                                                                  No. 34

Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow”

*Hymn                                                                      No. 493

          “Cares Chorus”


Scripture Lesson                                     Mark 6:30-42 RSV

30 The apostles returned to Jesus, and told him all that they had done and taught. 31 And he said to them, “Come away by yourselves to a lonely place, and rest a while.” For many were coming and going, and they had no leisure even to eat. 32 And they went away in the boat to a lonely place by themselves. 33 Now many saw them going, and knew them, and they ran there on foot from all the towns, and got there ahead of them. 34 As he went ashore he saw a great throng, and he had compassion on them, because they were like sheep without a shepherd; and he began to teach them many things. 35 And when it grew late, his disciples came to him and said, “This is a lonely place, and the hour is now late; 36 send them away, to go into the country and villages round about and buy themselves something to eat.” 37 But he answered them, “You give them something to eat.” And they said to him, “Shall we go and buy two hundred denarii worth of bread, and give it to them to eat?” 38 And he said to them, “How many loaves have you? Go and see.” And when they had found out, they said, “Five, and two fish.” 39 Then he commanded them all to sit down by companies upon the green grass. 40 So they sat down in groups, by hundreds and by fifties. 41 And taking the five loaves and the two fish he looked up to heaven, and blessed, and broke the loaves, and gave them to the disciples to set before the people; and he divided the two fish among them all. 42 And they all ate and were satisfied.

THE SERMON                                        Dr. Hockensmith

“Where Will We Get 200 Denarii?”


*Closing Song                                                          No. 458

“O Jesus, I Have Promised”




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