Be Nourished - Message from August 1, 2021

Tenth Sunday after Pentecost

Message: "Be Nourished"

Scripture: John 6: 24-35

Preacher: Rev. Debbie Weatherspoon

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Order of Worship (Bulletin) - August 8, 2021

Tenth Sunday after Pentecost


The Community Gathers...

Prelude

Cathryn Bruno, violin & Emilie Bergmann, cello

Introit: "Jewett"

Cathryn Bruno, Margot Hanson, Paul Nasman, Travis Pratt

Welcome

Michael Martin, lay leader

Opening Prayer

Cathryn Bruno

Opening Music: "Every Time I Feel the Spirit"

Judy Kriege & Dianne Rush Woods

​To Hear the Word...

Scripture Reading: John 6: 24-35

Cathryn Bruno

Children's Message

Susan Jardin

*Passing the Peace

You are invited to turn to the people around you and bow to each other as a sign of graceful greetings this day.

Anthem: "Holy Now"

Judy Kriege, Alice Templeton, Dianne Rush Woods

Message: "Be Nourished"

Rev. Debbie Weatherspoon

​To Respond and Renew Commitment...

*Hymn of Response: "Sweet Hour of Prayer"

UM Hymnal #496

Prayers of the People:

Leader: God of hope, People: Hear our prayers.

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The Prayer Jesus Taught (The Lord's Prayer)

Our Creator (Father/Mother), who art in heaven, hallowed be Thy name. Thy kingdom (kin-dom) come, Thy will be done, on Earth as it is in Heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us. And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil, for Thine is the kingdom (kin-dom), and the power, and the glory forever. Amen.

Offering Our Resources and our Energy

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Offertory: "One Voice"

Erin Adachi-Kriege, Melani Gantes, Margot Hanson, Judy Kreige, Alice Templeton

*Holy Communion

Rev. Debbie Weatherspoon

​To Go Forth with Love and Compassion

*Closing Hymn: "We Are Marching (Siyahamba/Caminando)"

UM Hymnal #2235-b

Sending Forth

Postlude: "Holy Manna"

Cathryn Bruno, Margot Hanson, Paul Nasman, Travis Pratt