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01_21_2018 Bulletin DESK

“But the Lord is in

“But the Lord is in His holy temple; let all the earth be silent before Him.” - Habakkuk 2:20 NIV Let the people begin silent meditation. Lections Theme: Christian Unity Jonah 3:1-5, 10; Psalm. 62:5-12 (UMH 787); 1 Corinthians 7:29-31; Mark 1:14-20 Good Morning! We extend a warm welcome to each of you worshipping with us today! It is our hope that this experience of prayer, praise and preaching will enrich you and bring you into a meaningful relationship with God, His people and His church! LIGHTING OF ALTAR CANDLES Opening Song 7:30 am & 10:30 am—WORSHIP 9:30 am—SUNDAY SCHOOL *Call to Worship Leader: Blest be the tie that binds our hearts in Christian love. ACOLYTES Gospel Choir (Please Stand) People: We have come to praise our redeeming Lord, who joins us by his grace. Leader: Where charity and love prevail, there God is ever found. People: All praise to our redeeming Lord, who joins us by his grace. Hymn of Praise “Just A Little Talk With Jesus” Page 378 (AAHH) Opening Prayer (Please Be Seated) Prayer Response “Spirit of the Living God” Spirit of the Living God, fall afresh on me, Spirit of the Living God, fall afresh on me, Melt me, mold me, fill me, use me, Spirit of the Living God, fall afresh on me. Pastor's Notes and Welcome of Visitors Passing of the Peace / Time of Sharing Thoughts for Children (10:30 am) 1 *Please Stand/+Remain in Sanctuary

Song of Inspiration Gospel Choir *+Altar Call Scripture Matthew 20:1-16 Song of Preparation +Proclamation (Please Remain in Sanctuary) *+Invitation to Christian Discipleship (Please Stand & Remain in Sanctuary) “What Time Did You Get To Work?” The Reverend B. Kevin Smalls, D. Min Senior Pastor “Come to Jesus” Gospel Choir Page 354 (AAHH) The Offertory Invitation The Offertory Prayer Almighty and Most Merciful God, we confess that we have been guilty of misdirected loyalties; we have broken the unity of your holy Church; and we have turned away from your will to our own selfish ways. Pardon our sins, heal all strife and discord, and make us all yours by redemption and grace; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Lord, as we give we join hands with brothers and sisters in this place and around the world, we accomplish things together that we could never do alone. We express our unity in you, O Christ. Divine love through me blesses and multiplies all that I have, all that I give, and all that I receive, in the name of Jesus. Amen +Tithe and General Offering (Please Remain in Sanctuary) +Song of Celebration Gospel Choir *Doxology (Please Stand & Remain in Sanctuary) “All Things Come Of Thee” All things come of Thee, O Lord, and of Thine own have we given Thee. *Blessing of the Offering (Please Stand) *Recessional “In the Name of Jesus” *Benediction *Benediction Response “Praise God From Whom All Blessings Flow, Praise Him All Creatures Here Below, Praise Him Above ye Heavenly Host, Praise Father, Son and Holy Ghost. Amen” *Please Stand/+Remain in Sanctuary 2