McHENRY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
477 Mosser Rd., McHenry, MD 21541/ 301-387-9059
The peace and joy of Christ be with you this coming week!
October 19: Help Needed
October 26:Julie Secrist
THE PEOPLE OF GOD AT WORSHIP
McHenry United Methodist Church
Sunday, October 19th 2014 11:00 A.M.
19th Sunday after Pentecost
*Indicates, please stand if able.
Lillian Reckner, organist Eddie Bittinger, pianist
Patricia Foley, Asst. organist Pastor Jonathan C. Moon
*PROCESSIONAL/BRINGING THE LIGHT OF GOD-
“This is the Day”
BIRTHDAYS & ANNIVERSARIES
*CALL TO WORSHIP
We are God’s work of art—each one of us a precious gem, a potter’s delight.
We are God’s handiwork—woven together run love, shaped with compassion, painted
with incredible beauty.
We are the Church of Jesus Christ—diverse in human qualities, but united in our call to
We are the Body of Christ—living in his through, sharing his peace, and carrying his hope.
We are here to be reminded once more who we are and what our lives are about.
We are here to be lifted, renewed, and empowered to live out the miracle of who we are,
by the power of God working among us.
Together let us worship the living God! AMEN!
*HYMN “This Is My Father’s World” UMH 144
God you made each of us in your image, but sometimes we find ourselves wandering
in the wilderness. We pray go before us as a
beacon and guide, Lead us through all danger, sustain us through all desolation, and bring
us home to the land you have prepared for us through Jesus Christ your Son. Amen.
-PASSING THE PEACE AND JOY OF CHRIST-
Praying and Proclaiming the Word
Sharing Our Joys and Concerns
Prayer Chorus “On Eagle’s Wings” UMH 143
Moments of Silent Prayer
The Prayers of God’s People
The Lord’s Prayer
MOMENT WITH OUR CHILDREN — and something special
The children may be excused to Children’s Church
during this Anthem
FIRST READING: 1 Thessalonians 2:1-8
GOSPEL READING: Matthew 22:34-46
The Word of God for the people of God.
THANKS BE TO GOD FOR THE LIVING WORD.
Responding to the Word & Taking It Into the World
WORSHIPING GOD WITH OUR GIFTS
*Doxology UMH 94
*Prayer of Dedication
*HYMN SING - People’s Choice! Shout it out and let’s sing praises to our God and our
*BENEDICTION & ORGAN CHIMES
Shalom to you now, shalom my friends.
May God’s full mercies bless you, my friends.
In all your living and through your loving,
Christ be your shalom, Christ be your shalom.
WELCOME TO WORSHIP AT McHENRY UMC!
UPCOMING @ HOYES-McHENRY Charge
Thursday 7:00 pm……………….…….…Choir Practice
Sunday 10:00 am …………………………Sunday School