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First United Methodist Church



July 12th Order of Worship

  Thursday, July 9th, 2020 @ 6:12 pm

Order of Worship Service

Prelude:

Greeting & Welcome:

Call to Worship:
Leader: Good Morning, we invite you to pause, stand as you're able or center your hearts at home. And join us in the call to worship.

Leader: The seeds of grace have been scattered!
People: May our hearts be fertile soil.
Leader: Neither rocky, nor thorny, nor hard, and baked,
People: but good and fertile soil.
Leader: Amen, so be it.
ALL: Thanks be to God!

Opening Hymn: “For the Healing of the Nations” #428

Prayer of Connection:

Song: “God of the Ages” #698

Old Testament Scripture: Genesis 25: 19-34 Marcie Goodrich-Volker

Prayers of the People

New Testament Scripture: Romans 8: 1-11 Peggy Manrose

Offering/Song: “My Country Tis of Thee” #697

Prayer of Gratitude

Gospel Reading: Matthew 13: 1-9, 18-23

Message: “To Sow”

Closing Hymn: “Let There Be Peace on Earth” #431

Announcements:

Benediction

*Pastor- Luke Fillmore *Pianist- Terry Stafford *Keyboard- Sarah Fillmore/Linda Haldane *Song Leaders- Jodi Anderzhon, Deb Finlay, Robin Hensen, & Jeff Hiser *Media- Pastor Luke Fillmore & Jeff Hiser.

SERVICE TIMES

Welcome Center (Coffee & Conversation): 8:30-9:00 a.m.
Worship Service: 9:00-10:00 a.m.
Fellowship: 10:00-10:30 a.m.
Sunday School: 10:30-11:30 a.m.(only during school year)

P.O. Box 394

200 CHURCH ST

Shenandoah, IA 51601

712-246-2081