Sunday, August 20, 2017
GREETING & QUESTIONS OF LIFE & FAITH
• What role does the Bible play in your family life?
• How does your family live out your faith?
• How can God use your family as a blessing to others?
PRELUDE (in silence) Rhosymedre — R Vaughan Williams
CALL TO WORSHIP No. 743 Psalm 8, Sing Response 1
* HYMN No. 103 Immortal, Invisible, God Only Wise
Open wide the windows of our spirits, O Lord, and fill us full of light; open wide the door of our hearts, that we may receive and entertain thee with all our powers of adoration and love. Amen. (Christina Rossetti)
GIFT OF MUSIC Quia respexit from the Magnificat
JS Bach Nancy B. James, soprano
PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE & THE LORD’S PRAYER
OFFERING OUR GIFTS Andante BWV 971 — J S Bach
* PRESENTING OUR GIFTS No. 2070 He Is Exalted
* PASSING THE PEACE OF CHRIST
* FELLOWSHIP CHORUS He Is Here
* HYMN No. 156 I Love to Tell the Story
THE WRITTEN WORD 1 Samuel 1:1–11
THE SPOKEN WORD Location, Location, Location
Rev. Candace Lawrence
* HYMN No. 715 Rejoice, the Lord is King
* BENEDICTION SONG
POSTLUDE Old 100th — Healey Willan