Sunday, November 19, 2017

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Welcome to Deltona Christian Church!  We are gathered here to worship God and to share together in community. Your presence makes a difference. 

  Greetings & Announcements                                                                  Pastor Susanna

Gathering in God’s Presence
  Prelude                                                                                                  Valentine Agranovsky
  Acolytes bring the light of God into our worship space
*Call to Worship (Read Responsively) Adapted from Psalm 24                                        
One: Come, let us use our voices to praise the Lord.
Many: Our mouths will shout forth praise.
One: Let us use our minds to ponder the wondrous deeds of God.
Many: We will call to mind God’s mighty acts.
One: With all of our strength and being, let us worship the Lord of love.
Many: We will worship from our depths. Our souls exult in God!


*Opening Hymn           Come, Ye Thankful People, Come                            718

*Prayer of Approach and Lord’s Prayer                                Christine Shewey
(using debts and debtors)



Proclaiming God’s Word
  Scripture Reading                                                                                Sally Andrews
Gospel Lesson             1 Thessalonians 5:1-11
              One: The Word of God for the people of God
Many: Thanks be to God!
  Time for God’s Children                                                              Pastor Susanna
(Children aged k-8th grade can come up to the steps for this lesson.)
  Anthem                                                The Lord’s Prayer                                              Choir
  Prayer of Intercession
  Sermon                                                      Lite Brites                              Pastor Susanna
  Prayer of Commitment                                                                                  Pastor Susanna  

Responding to God’s Word
*Invitation Hymn               Let All Things Now Living                                   717


(Come forward at this time to unite with our church family,
for a prayer, or to commit your life to Jesus Christ.)

  Communion Meditation                                                           Pastor Susanna
  Communion Hymn          You Satisfy the Hungry Heart                            429

  Prayer for the Bread and Cup                                              Christine Shewey
  Distribution and Sharing of Emblems                       The Diaconate
(Eat the Bread when served. Please hold the Cup
and we will drink together. All bread served is gluten free.)

  Offering Meditation and Prayer of Dedication
*Response                    Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow                         47

Taking God’s Word to the World
*Parting Hymn                                   Give Thanks                                               528

*Acolytes take the light of God out into the World
*Benediction                                                                            Pastor Susanna
*Postlude                                                                        Valentine Agranovsky

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Welcome to Deltona Christian Church!   We are gathered here to worship God and to share together in community. Your presence makes a ...