Sunday, June 3, 2018

Bulletin 6 3 18

Welcome to Deltona Christian Church!  We come as people entrusted with a story that has the power to heal the world.  Together we tend in our hearts the wonder of the story of God’s vision of love and provision.

  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)
One: People of God, look about and see the faces of those we know and love.
Many: We see neighbors and friends, sisters and brothers –
 a community of kindred hearts.
One: People of God, look about and see the faces of those we hardly know.
Many: We see strangers, sojourners, forgotten friends,
the ones who need an outstretched hand.
One: People of God, look about and see all the images of God assembled here.
Many: In each of us, God’s spirit shines for all to see,
great treasure in earthen vessels.

*Opening Hymn                             Gather Us In                                                   284

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

Proclaiming God’s Word
  Scripture Reading                                                                               Delores Lester
Gospel Lesson                      Mark 2:23-3:8
Pew Bible Page 1047 Large Print Bible Page 1555
              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                         I Can Do All Things                                               Choir
  Prayer of Intercession
  Sermon                                                 Hard and Fast                                   Pastor Susanna
  Prayer of Commitment                                                                                  Pastor Susanna   
Responding to God’s Word
*Invitation Hymn               Alleluia! Hear God’s Story                                            330

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

  Communion Hymn          You Satisfy the Hungry Heart                           429

  Prayer for the Bread and Cup                                                   John Hamilton
  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 & the cup holds grape juice.)

  Offering Meditation and Prayer of Dedication
*Response                    Praise God from Whom All Blessings Flow                         47
Taking God’s Word to the World
*Parting Hymn                  Let There Be Peace on Earth                                  677

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

Bulletin 6 7 20

Call to Worship:     One: By the calling of God’s Holy Spirit, we gather in the name of the living Christ to worship God. Many: Su...