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from our ambitions. Free us in these moments from every ORDER of WORSHIP distraction, so that we may listen for your voice, that we may hear Tenth Sunday after Pentecost August 1, 2010 9:00 A.M. your call and that we may be transformed. Amen * Please stand if you are able. Scripture: Luke 12:13-21, pg. 906 GOD CALLS US INTO THE CHURCH Sermon: Rich Toward God Prelude Welcome and Passing of the Peace Pastoral Prayer and Lord’s Prayer Announcements GOD CALLS US TO JOIN CHRIST AT HIS TABLE Call to Worship: *Communion Hymn: #564 Let us Break Bread Together L: Our lives are in the care of God. *Call to Communion: C: God has given us abundance and hope. P: Friends, this is the joyful feast of the people of God! L: This day we have come to praise and thank God for all that God has C: They will come from east and west, and from north and south, and done for us. sit at table in the kingdom of God. C: We gather to celebrate God’s love and to offer our lives in P: According to Luke, when our risen Lord was at table with His disciples, service. He took the bread, and blessed and broke it, and gave it to them. L: Come; let us open our hearts to the Lord! C: Then their eyes were opened and they recognized Him. C: Let us rejoice in God’s goodness and love. AMEN. P: This is the Lord's table. *Opening Hymn: #321 Brethren, We Have Met to Worship C: Our Savior invites those who trust Him and those who seek to know Him more fully to share the feast which He has prepared. *Prayer of Confession Bountiful God, who gives to us all that we need to sustain our Serving of the Bread and Cup lives: Open our hearts today to hear Your words of Prayer of Thanksgiving (in unison): O God, through this bread and this compassionate justice, that we may focus on the ways in which cup, You have made us one with You and with each other. May the You intend us to live and be of service to You by serving the unity we find at this table be a gift that we carry out into Your world. We are sorry for the ways in which we have failed You. suffering, divided world. Help us to find strength in knowing that Forgive us. Turn us around to look at the ways in which our You, the God of peace, will always be with us. Amen. wealth, both of substance and spirit, can be used for healing and hope. Enable us to be in ministry to those in need and to care for GOD CALLS US TO BE SERVANTS IN SERVICE TO OTHERS this world. For we ask this in Jesus’ Name. AMEN. Presentation of Tithes and Offerings * Assurance of Pardon *Call Offering: L: God’s gift is breath, and our gift is singing. *Gloria Patri (#142) C: God’s gift is morning, and our gift is worship. L: God’s gift is skill, and our gift is sanctuary. Children’s Sermon C: God’s gift is prayer, and our gift is congregation. L: God’s gift is Christ Jesus and our gift is compassion for one another. GOD CALLS US TO PROCLAIM THE GOSPEL TO ALL THE WORLD Unison Prayer of Understanding: Loving God— in this time of worship, C: God’s gift is Holy Spirit, and our gift is sharing the good news. we pause and gather to hear your word– to do so, we break from our L: In response to God’s many gifts for us we now prayerfully present our work responsibilities and our busy lives; we move from our fears and gifts of thanks. The morning offering will be received. AMEN Offertory *Doxology (#382) and Prayer of Dedication Welcome To GOD CALLS US TO JOIN CHRIST IN HIS PASSION AND VICTORY *Hymn: #6 This Is My Father’s World *Benediction *Congregational Response May the Lord, gracious Lord, bless and keep us forever Grant us peace, perfect peace, courage in every endeavor, Lift up your eyes and see His face, feel His grace surround you, May the Lord, gracious Lord, bless and keep us forever *Postlude Lectionary Readings for this week are: Hos 11:1-11; Ps 107:1-9, 43: Col 3:1-11; Luke 12:13-21 PRAYER LIST Zimbabwe Churches Ray and Dott Nash 7/4 INSPIRING GENEROSITY The altar flowers are generously provided by Carpenter’s Olde English Newmarket Community Church Greenhouse and Florist. A Faith-Filled Christian Family Serving God CALENDAR Through The Holy Spirit, In Worship, Education and Missions Sun., August 1 9am Morning Worship We will reach, care and share in loving fellowship Mon., August 2 9-3pm Thrift Shop supported by prayer. 7pm Deacons Tue., August 3 9-3 Thrift Shop Wed., August 4 9-3 Thrift Shop Reverend Joshua Gray (firstname.lastname@example.org) 7pm AA Today’s Liturgist: Pastor Josh Thurs., August 5 10-2/6-8pm Thrift Shop & Food Pantry Today’s Nursery Caregivers: Fri., August 6 9am-4pm Thrift Shop Deacon Of The Week: Marline Thorne (659-6401) 9am-12 noon Food Pantry Sat., August 7 10-2 Thrift Shop Organist – Mary Jo Wright Volunteer Choir Director – Susan Noseworthy Secretary – Pamela Larson Love Offering Envelopes There are many more needs than a modest Samaritan Purse can meet, but an unconditional gift given in the Spirit of Christ tells the recipient “God Loves you!” and the church cares. Once a month, we take a special offering here at Newmarket Community Church that allows Partnered with Chisumbanje Church in Zimbabwe us to have that money to give to people in our community who are in need. In the bulletin PO Box 331 – 137 Main Street today, there is a special envelope to donate directly to the Love Offering. Thanks, and God Newmarket, NH 03857 Bless. (603) 659-3892 E-mail: email@example.com Website: www.newmarketchurch.org Newmarket Community Church is handicap accessible
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