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Worship

Sunday with Confirmation

Welcome - Bienvenue

The Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost

August 20, 2017
Eleven O'Clock

To see this week's Bulletin click here.

The congregation is asked to please remain silent during the prelude as a time of prayer and meditation.


Prelude - Kodàly
Epigrams 1–7

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
Exsultatejusti

First Lesson:
Genesis 45: 1–15

*METRICAL PSALM: 27 - DIX
“God of mercy, God of grace”

Second Lesson:
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”

*HYMN: 211 - BEMERTON
“Speak, Lord, in the stillness”

PRAYER OF QUIET REFLECTION

*RECESSIONAL HYMN: 569- HYMN TO JOY
“Joyful, joyful we adore Thee”

*BENEDICTION- Choral “Amen”

SILENT PRAYER

*REMOVAL OF THE BIBLE

POSTLUDE- Wiedermann
Impetuoso

*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.