Sunday Worship on ZOOM
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About the Event
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ORDER OF SERVICE
Second Sunday after Pentecost
Anniversary of the Founding of the United Church of Canada
June 6, 2021 – 10:30 a.m.
Zion-Memorial United Church
Minister: Rev. David Sherwin
Music Director: Mary Lou Carroll
WE GATHER TOGETHER
INTRODUCTION OF THE FINAL PRELUDE
FINAL PRELUDE: “Morning has Broken” #409 (Voices United)
Requested by Carol Dowdall in memory of her sister, Lois Elliott.
WORDS OF WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
LIGHTING THE CHRIST CANDLE
RESPONSIVE MUSIC: “We are Pilgrims” #595 (Voices United)
As we worship in this place, we remember that for thousands of years, First People’s lives and spirituality have been deeply connected to the land. We stand here on unceded Algonquin territory. We give thanks for past stewardship of the land, and pledge to live here with respect, care, and gratitude.
CALL TO WORSHIP
THE LORD’S PRAYER
Our Father, who art in heaven,
hallowed be thy name.
Thy kingdom come,
thy will be done,
on earth, as it is in heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread,
and forgive us our trespasses
as we forgive those who trespass against us.
And lead us not into temptation,
but deliver us from evil.
For thine is the kingdom,
the power and the glory,
for ever and ever. AMEN.
OPENING HYMN: “Would You Bless Our Homes and Families” #556 (Voices United)
WE LISTEN FOR GOD’S WORD
SCRIPTURE READINGS - Lay Readers: Karen and Andrew Valley
- Mark 3:20-35
- 2 Corinthians 4:13- 5:1
MEDITATIVE MUSIC: “My Gift to You” Music by Jan Wood
SERMON: “One Big Family”
MEDITATIVE MUSIC: “The Abundant Life” Music by Ben Logan
WE RESPOND TO GOD’S WORD
OUR OFFERING TO GOD
PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE
Special prayers in memory of the Indigenous children who died while attending
Indian Residential Schools.
CLOSING HYMN: “Who is My Mother” #178 (More Voices)
WE GO FORTH TO SERVE
INTRODUCTION OF THE POSTLUDE: “Amazing Grace”
COMMISSIONING AND BENEDICTION
POSTLUDE: “Amazing Grace” #266 (Voices United)
Requested by both Helen Larson and Theresa Morin