Sunday 1st October 2017 @ 11.00am

Order for Worship

harvest

Harvest Thanksgiving

We prepare to worship God
Welcome and Church Notices
Choir Introit – When all thy mercies (Godre’r Coed)
Call to worship
HYMN 152 For the beauty of the earth
Prayer and Lord’s prayer
We worship with the Children
Talk with the Children
HYMN (sheet) Bless the Lord O my soul (10,000 Reasons)
Offering and Dedication
We listen to God’s Word
1st READING: Ecclesiastes 11:7-12:13
ANTHEM Look at the world (John Rutter)
2nd READING: Revelation 2:1-7 (read by a Church Member)
HYMN 494 O, for a closer walk with God
SERMON: Before the stars go dark
We respond as Christ’s folk
HYMN 882 Lord of all hopefulness (t. Slane)
Prayers for others
HYMN 224 He who would valiant be
Benediction and 3-fold Amen
We go out into the world to LOVE and to SERVE

 

Sunday 2nd October 2016 @ 10:45am

Harvest Thanksgiving

Welcome and Intimations (session clerk)
Choir Introit – Come you thankful people come
Call to worship
Hymn 152 For the beauty of the earth (tune Dix)
Prayer and Lord’s Prayer
Time with Children – celebrating the harvest
Children’s Hymn 732 We plough the fields and scatter
Offering
Anthem – God who made the Earth (Korean melody, arr. J Bell)
Reading/s 1 Kings 19:1-18 and Mark 6:30-44
Hymn 557 Praise God from whom all blessings flow
Sermon
Hymn 4 Abide with me
Prayer of Intercession
Hymn 689 Thine be the glory
Benediction and three fold amen (Sung)
Organ Postlude – Now thank we all our God (Karg Elert)

Please join with us in the hall after this service for our annual Harvest Lunch in aid of Church Funds.   Tickets are available and can be reserved via the contact us page, or simply pay on the day.   Everyone is warmly welcomed in praise, thanks and fellowship.