August 18, 2019  

 

Music Before Service

 

Gathering Music:    “Open My Eyes“                  371 VU 

                                     “Jesus, You Have Come to the Lakeshore”   563 VU

                                                                                                                         (vs. 1,3,4)

 

Welcome and Announcements

 

Land Acknowledgement

 

Call To Worship:

As sure as the changing seasons, God is here.

Listen! God is here!

Joyfully and eagerly, we gather to hear God’s word.

Listen! God is here!

God is here!

Listen! God is here!

 

**Hymn:                                “Come and Find the Quiet Centre”           374 VU

 

Opening Prayer and Lighting of the Christ Candle:

Creating God, every day is a new day. Every day you show us the world you have made; every day you show us the people who love us.

Teach us to see you in every thing and every one, and to be the best for the world, for each other, and for you. Amen

 

Theme Conversation: Passing the Peace

Music:                                                                        “Peace to You”         by Carey Landry

                                                         

Hebrew scripture:               Song of Solomon 2:8-13                                Bev Phillips

 

Gospel reading:                                           Mark 7:1-8                                                                 Rob Phillips

 

Reflection:                                        ““What Comes From the Heart”

 

**Hymn:                                                        “Come Touch Our Hearts”                12 MV

 

            Offering and Offertory                                                                                                       

 

Dedication Hymn:      “When We Are Living” vs. 2.          581 VU

 

Prayer of Dedication

 

Prayers of the People

 

Lord’s Prayer

 

**Hymn:                    “I, the Lord of Sea and Sky”                509 VU

 

**Benediction

 

**Hymn:                “To Show By Touch and Word”              427 VU

 

Blessing

 

Choral Amen: Amen, Amen, Hallelujah, Amen.

 

Music after Service

                                

 

**Please stand as able.

 

A special thank you to Rev. Sue Hertell  for leading the worship  today