Worship Service Aug 20

12th Sunday after Pentecost / Ordinary Time

Worship is the highest activity of a person whose sole and ultimate aim is God’s glory.


ORDER OF WORSHIP 

Gathering 

Call to Worship 

Response to Call: Spirit of the Living God  393

Welcome and Service Overview 

Worship Moment

Prayer of Illumination

Hymn of Faith: My Faith Looks Up to Thee  452  all

Responsive Reading: Psalm 133   850

Apostles Creed: hymnal #881 

Gloria Patri – hymnal #71 

Offering Dedication and Offertory 

Doxology – hymnal #95 

Announcements – Life of the Church 

Centering Instrumental

Pastor Prayer and the Lord’s Prayer 

Scripture: Romans 11:1-2a, 25-32

Sermon: Mercy Wins!

Closing Hymn: Standing on the Promises  374 all

Commissioning and Benediction


Announcements – Life of the Church

ABCCM FOOD DONATIONS: Donation Basket at  Front Door. We dedicate our gifts on Communion Sundays.

Medical Lending Closet Flyers are available to distribute to friends and places that will post them. 

The daily prayer chain goes out after 8pm. Send requests to prayer@alexanderchapel.org. Questions? Contact Pastor Marjory.

Two Ladies Loving the Lord events will occur in September. The quarterly gathering is a Tea at Christ Church on Saturday, Sep 16.  The monthly luncheon will be on September  21, 11:30 at The Fireplace Restaurant. All ladies are invited! 

Fellowship 4U – . Bring your lunch or snack and visit with one another  on the 4th Sundays of the month. 

Our Annual Homecoming is on Sunday, August 27th. Theme: Living the Story – Past, Present, and Future. Our District Superintendent, Mark Ralls, will preach the message. Special Music. Pictures. Fellowship lunch afterwards. Please be invitational!