August 20, 2017
The congregation is asked to please remain silent during the prelude as a time of prayer and meditation.
Prelude - Kodàly
Entry of the Bible
*PROCESSIONAL HYMN: 230 - LAUDES DOMINI
“When morning gilds the skies”
The congregation will rise on the last line of the organ introduction to the hymn.
*Call to Worship:
PRAYERS OF ADORATION, CONFESSION, SUPPLICATION and THE LORD’S PRAYER
GREETINGS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
INTROIT - Viadana
Genesis 45: 1–15
*METRICAL PSALM: 27 - DIX
“God of mercy, God of grace”
Matthew 14: 22-33
Our lessons this morning are read by Ruling Elder Sandra Sinclair.
OFFERTORY ANTHEM - Mendelssohn
Verleih uns Frieden
*PRESENTATION OF OFFERINGS
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.
PRAYERS OF THANKSGIVING, INTERCESSION AND COMMEMORATION. - Choral “Amen”
“Speak, Lord, in the stillness”
PRAYER OF QUIET REFLECTION
*RECESSIONAL HYMN: 569- HYMN TO JOY
“Joyful, joyful we adore Thee”
*BENEDICTION- Choral “Amen”
*REMOVAL OF THE BIBLE
*Indicates Congregation standing if able.
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The flowers in the Sanctuary are in loving memory of
Jean Pierre Brisebois and his mother Lucile Berthiaume-Brisebois.