Worship Service Sunday 22nd March 2020 at 11am – Sight, Healing, Hope & Peace

THIS SERVICE OF PUBLIC WORSHIP IS NOW CANCELLED FOLLOWING ADVICE GIVEN TO ALL CHURCH OF SCOTLAND CONGREGATIONS ON 17/03/2020.

Welcome and Intimations (session clerk)

Gathering song for all CH4 40, verse 4 (congregational)

Call to worship

Hymn Come and find the quiet centre (CH4 716)

Prayer and Lord’s Prayer

Time with the children  

Hymn We are marching in the light of God (CH4 516)

Offering  

Reading/s Psalm 23 and John 9:1-12

Hymn Lord make us servants of your peace (CH4 527)

Sermon

Hymn We cannot measure how you heal (CH4 718)  

Prayers of intercession

Hymn You Lord are both Lamb and Shepherd (CH4 355)

Benediction and three-fold amen (Sung)

May God’s blessing (MP 460)

Come…… Sunday 15th March 2020 at 11am

Welcome and Intimations (session clerk)

Introit (Bible is placed in pulpit) CH 40:3 (congregational)

Call to worship

Hymns Come now is the time & Come children join to sing (CH4 196 and CH4 185)

Prayer and Lord’s Prayer

Time with the children  

Hymn Be still and know that I am God (CH4 754)

Offering then children leave for ‘young church’

Anthem – Come to us creative spirit (CH4 612)

Reading/s Psalm 95 and John 4:7-26

Hymn I sing the almighty power of God (MP 293)

Sermon

Hymn As the deer pants for the water (CH4 550)  

Prayers of intercession

Hymn Guide me O Thou Great Jehovah (CH4 167)

Benediction and three-fold amen (Sung)

May God’s blessing (MP 460)

An invitation to Worship – Sunday 8th March 2020 at 11 o’clock

(Lent 2 Communion and Adult Baptism)

Welcome and Intimations (session clerk)

Sung Welcome CH4 40 vs:2 (congregational)

(Bible is placed in pulpit)

Call to worship

Hymn I’m not ashamed to own my Lord (CH4 645)

Prayer and Lord’s Prayer

Adult Baptism, with Creed and Sung Blessing (CH4 787 May the Lord, Mighty God) tune Edelweiss

Hymn Baptized in Water (CH4 636) (tune Bunessan)

Offering

Reading/s Psalm 121 and John 3:1-17

Hymn I to the hills will lift mine eyes (CH4 81)

Sermon … Embracing

Hymn Remember me (Screen) (t. Rockingham)

Holy Communion

Hymn God we long for our own comfort (Screen)

Benediction and three-fold amen (Sung)

Sung Blessing May God’s Blessing (MP 460)

An invitation to Church – Sunday 1st March 2020 at 11 o’clock

Welcome and Intimations (session clerk)

Sung Welcome CH4 40:1 (congregational)

(Bible is placed in pulpit)

Call to worship

Hymn Praise my soul the king of heaven (CH4 160)

Prayer and Lord’s Prayer

All Age Time

Hymn If you believe and I believe… (CH4 771)

Offering

Anthem – TBC

Reading/s Psalm 32 and Matthew 4:1-11

Hymn Tree of life and awesome mystery (CH4 401)

Sermon Lent as sorting out the voices…

Hymn Our Lord you were sent to a place (Screen)

Prayers of intercession

Hymn Love will be our Lenten calling (Screen)

Benediction and three-fold amen (Sung)

Sung Blessing May God’s Blessing (MP 460)