Sunday Worship on ZOOM
Time & Location
About the Event
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ORDER OF SERVICE
October 10, 2021 – 10:30 a.m.
Zion-Memorial United Church
Minister: Rev. David Sherwin
Music Director: Mary Lou Carroll
WE GATHER TOGETHER
WORDS OF WELCOME AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
PROCESSIONAL HYMN: “Come, Ye Thankful People, Come”
Tune: St. George’s Windsor by George J. Elvey; arranged by Barbara Boertje.
LIGHTING THE CHRIST CANDLE
RESPONSIVE MUSIC: “For All Your Goodness” #549 (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
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: “Sing to the Lord of the Harvest” #519 (Voices United)
WE LISTEN FOR GOD’S WORD
SCRIPTURE READINGS – Scripture Reader: Roger Davey
1. Job 23:1-9, 16-17
2. Mark 10:17-31
MEDITATIVE MUSIC: “Thanksgiving” by Stanton Lanier (piano)
SERMON: “Can We be Thankful in Hard Times?”
MEDITATIVE MUSIC: “The Abundant Life” by Ben Logan (piano)
WE RESPOND TO GOD’S WORD
OUR OFFERING TO GOD
PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE
CLOSING HYMN: “We Plough the Fields” #520 (Voices United) (organ)
WE GO FORTH TO SERVE
COMMISSIONING AND BENEDICTION
POSTLUDE: “Now Thank We All Our God” #236 (Voices United) (organ)